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Education : Adult Education Programs and Services

School for Advanced Research

Promoting the professionalization of anthropology and the recognition of Southwestern Native American arts and artists

three stars

85.61

P.O. Box 2188 Santa Fe, NM 87504
tel: (505) 954-7200   Web Site
EIN: 85-0125045

Board Leadership
Elizabeth Roghair
Chair

CEO
Michael F. Brown
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.61 three stars
  Financial 79.66 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

SAR supports innovative research and public education through seminars, lectures, and residential fellowships focused on the comparative, historically informed study of human societies; promotes Indigenous creativity through artist residencies; and stewards one of the world's finest research collections of Southwest Native American art.

SAR supports innovative research and public education through seminars, lectures, and residential fellowships focused on the comparative, historically informed study of human societies; promotes Indigenous creativity through artist residencies; and stewards one of the world's finest research collections of Southwest Native American art.

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Financial

two stars

79.66

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
68.4%
  Administrative Expenses 20.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.50
  Program Expenses Growth 2.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by School for Advanced Research on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by School for Advanced Research on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
School for Advanced Research (NM) 85.61 three stars
Philanthropy Ohio (OH) 89.95 three stars
Robert Toigo Foundation (CA) 94.81 four stars
The Education Foundation of Collier County (FL) 98.14 four stars
Cleveland Leadership Center (OH) 85.66 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,085,941
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $241,385
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $34,521
Total Contributions $2,361,847
   Program Service Revenue $137,433
Total Primary Revenue $2,499,280
   Other Revenue $822,509
TOTAL REVENUE $3,321,789
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,449,657
   Administrative Expenses $651,840
   Fundraising Expenses $480,098
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,581,595
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-259,806
   
Net Assets $30,544,726

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Indian Arts Research Center $957,594 39.1%
Scholar Programs $901,144 36.8%
Public Programs $415,209 16.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2020 85.61 three stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 85.27 three stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 88.22 three stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 83.39 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 81.71 three stars
2014-06 08/01/2016 83.82 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 82.04 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-06 05/01/2015 85.58 three stars
2013-06 05/01/2015 85.58 three stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 88.28 three stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 85-0125045
Name in IRS Master File SCHOOL FOR ADVANCED RESEARCH
NTEE Code V21
NTEE Classification Anthropology, Sociology
NTEE Type Social Science Research Institutes, Services
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (62) Historical site, records or reenactment
(60) Museum, zoo, planetarium, etc.
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date April, 1942
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$215,237 6.00% Michael Brown President & CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
School for Advanced Research (NM) 85.61 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

School for Advanced Research
P.O. Box 2188
Santa Fe, NM 87504
tel: (505) 954-7200
EIN: 85-0125045

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Board Leadership

Elizabeth Roghair
Chair

CEO

Michael F. Brown
President & CEO

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