Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens

Arts | Gardens | Education

four stars

90.85

829 Riverside Avenue Jacksonville, FL 32204
tel: (904) 356-6857   Web Site
EIN: 59-2191587

Board Leadership
Pam Paul
Chair

CEO
Andrea Barnwell Brownlee
Director, Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.85 four stars
  Financial 89.13 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens, opened in 1961, is the largest fine arts museum in northeast Florida. With more than 6,000 objects in its permanent collection, The Cummer offers art and artifacts from the ancient world as well as tapestries, porcelain, paintings and sculptures from the Middle Ages through the 20th century. The Museum is home to a highly regarded collection of European masters and American impressionists, a world-renowned collection of 18th century Meissen porcelain, and more than two-and-one half acres of historic gardens along the St. Johns River. Art Connections, the Museum's nationally recognized education center, provides hands-on art experiences for visitors of all ages. The Cummer's unique blend of art, gardens, and education inspires imagination and excitement making the museum the premier cultural institution in the Southeast region.

The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens, opened in 1961, is the largest fine arts museum in northeast Florida. With more than 6,000 objects in its permanent collection, The Cummer offers art and artifacts from the ancient world as well as tapestries, porcelain, paintings and sculptures from the Middle Ages through the 20th century. The Museum is home to a highly regarded collection of European masters and American impressionists, a world-renowned collection of 18th century Meissen porcelain, and more than two-and-one half acres of historic gardens along the St. Johns River. Art Connections, the Museum's nationally recognized education center, provides hands-on art experiences for visitors of all ages. The Cummer's unique blend of art, gardens, and education inspires imagination and excitement making the museum the premier cultural institution in the Southeast region.

Financial

three stars

89.13

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
65.6%
  Administrative Expenses 28.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.26
  Program Expenses Growth 7.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,272,644
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $175,221
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $676,272
Total Contributions $3,124,137
   Program Service Revenue $543,136
Total Primary Revenue $3,667,273
   Other Revenue $3,814,877
TOTAL REVENUE $7,482,150
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,533,016
   Administrative Expenses $1,365,211
   Fundraising Expenses $269,629
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,167,856
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,314,294
   
Net Assets $50,229,169

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$4,025 0.07% Adam Levine CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$108,106 2.09% Holly Keris Former Museum Director

Mission

The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens, opened in 1961, is the largest fine arts museum in northeast Florida. With more than 6,000 objects in its permanent collection, The Cummer offers art and artifacts from the ancient world as well as tapestries, porcelain, paintings and sculptures from the Middle Ages through the 20th century. The Museum is home to a highly regarded collection of European masters and American impressionists, a world-renowned collection of 18th century Meissen porcelain, and more than two-and-one half acres of historic gardens along the St. Johns River. Art Connections, the Museum's nationally recognized education center, provides hands-on art experiences for visitors of all ages. The Cummer's unique blend of art, gardens, and education inspires imagination and excitement making the museum the premier cultural institution in the Southeast region.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens (FL) 90.85 four stars
Vero Beach Museum of Art (FL) 85.30 three stars
Long Beach Museum of Art (CA) 91.27 four stars
Philadelphia Museum of Art (PA) 89.89 three stars
Cameron Art Museum (NC) 90.22 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
829 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32204
tel: (904) 356-6857
fax: (904) 353-4101
EIN: 59-2191587

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Board Leadership

Pam Paul
Chair

CEO

Andrea Barnwell Brownlee
Director, Chief Executive Officer