Arts, Culture, Humanities : Libraries, Historical Societies and Landmark Preservation

George Bush Presidential Library Foundation

Supporting the activities of the George Bush Presidential Library

two stars

77.40

P.O. Box 14141 College Station, TX 77841
tel: (979) 862-2251   Web Site
EIN: 76-0345781

Board Leadership
Alexander Ellis, III
President

CEO
David B. Jones
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.40 two stars
  Financial 70.00 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The George Bush Presidential Library Foundation (GBPLF) was established in 1991 as an educational foundation to design, build, and support the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University. In addition to sponsoring its own programs and activities, the Foundation provides program and financial support to the Library, as well as the George Bush School of Government and Public Service. The Foundation sponsors a number of programs including a yearly domestic and foreign policy conference, the White House Lecture and Exhibit Series, and various other lecture and program series. Through its activities, the Foundation is helping make the George Bush Presidential Library Center a leading center in cultural, policy, and academic discussions.

The George Bush Presidential Library Foundation (GBPLF) was established in 1991 as an educational foundation to design, build, and support the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University. In addition to sponsoring its own programs and activities, the Foundation provides program and financial support to the Library, as well as the George Bush School of Government and Public Service. The Foundation sponsors a number of programs including a yearly domestic and foreign policy conference, the White House Lecture and Exhibit Series, and various other lecture and program series. Through its activities, the Foundation is helping make the George Bush Presidential Library Center a leading center in cultural, policy, and academic discussions.

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Financial

two stars

70.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
45.4%
  Administrative Expenses 44.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 11.71
  Program Expenses Growth 13.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by George Bush Presidential Library Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by George Bush Presidential Library Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $821,839
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $669,989
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $727,636
Total Contributions $2,219,464
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,219,464
   Other Revenue $4,334,473
TOTAL REVENUE $6,553,937
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,272,373
   Administrative Expenses $2,350,714
   Fundraising Expenses $330,185
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,953,272
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,600,665
   
Net Assets $51,698,918

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$215,000 4.34% David B. Jones CEO

Mission

The George Bush Presidential Library Foundation (GBPLF) was established in 1991 as an educational foundation to design, build, and support the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University. In addition to sponsoring its own programs and activities, the Foundation provides program and financial support to the Library, as well as the George Bush School of Government and Public Service. The Foundation sponsors a number of programs including a yearly domestic and foreign policy conference, the White House Lecture and Exhibit Series, and various other lecture and program series. Through its activities, the Foundation is helping make the George Bush Presidential Library Center a leading center in cultural, policy, and academic discussions.

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Charity Contact Info

George Bush Presidential Library Foundation
P.O. Box 14141
College Station, TX 77841
tel: (979) 862-2251
fax: (979) 862-2253
EIN: 76-0345781

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Board Leadership

Alexander Ellis, III
President

CEO

David B. Jones
Chief Executive Officer