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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

The Doseum

Through Joyful Learning and Discovery, we grow minds, connect families and transform communities.

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four stars

92.02

2800 Broadway San Antonio, TX 78209
tel: (210) 212-4453   Web Site
EIN: 74-2659746

Board Leadership
Jeff Galt
Board President

CEO
Daniel Menelly
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.02 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 10/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

As a premier educational resource we develop innovative thinkers capable of meeting the challenges of the 21st century.

As a premier educational resource we develop innovative thinkers capable of meeting the challenges of the 21st century.

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This impact information is current as of November 2018, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. Impact information published on this organization's rating page has no effect on its rating at this time.

Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 10/01/2018 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)
86.3%
  Administrative Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 7.28
  Program Expenses Growth 54.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Doseum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Doseum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Doseum (TX) 92.02 four stars
Imagine Children's Museum (WA) 96.07 four stars
Mississippi Children's Museum (MS) 97.17 four stars
San Diego Children's Discovery Museum (CA) 91.02 four stars
EdVenture (SC) 86.39 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,159,096
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $960,552
   Fundraising Events $103,553
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $200,000
Total Contributions $2,423,201
   Program Service Revenue $3,158,407
Total Primary Revenue $5,581,608
   Other Revenue $1,150,212
TOTAL REVENUE $6,731,820
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,205,139
   Administrative Expenses $710,324
   Fundraising Expenses $347,855
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,263,318
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,531,498
   
Net Assets $51,811,403

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
Museum Exhibits $7,205,139 100.0%

Ratings History
The Doseum has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 10/01/2018 92.02 four stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 97.17 four stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 92.19 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 95.79 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 93.14 four stars
2014-12 12/22/2015 90.02 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 91.52 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 92.06 four stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 92.12 four stars
2010-12 12/20/2012 86.22 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 74-2659746
Name in IRS Master File SAN ANTONIO CHILDRENS MUSEUM
NTEE Code A52
NTEE Classification Children's Museums
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (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 May, 1993
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$213,307 2.58% Julie Huls Interim CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Doseum (TX) 92.02 four stars
Children's Museum of Houston (TX) 94.76 four stars
Zimmer Children's Museum (CA) 86.88 three stars
Children's Museum of Manhattan (NY) 85.38 three stars
Children's Museum of Richmond (VA) 88.62 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Doseum
2800 Broadway
San Antonio, TX 78209
tel: (210) 212-4453
fax: (210) 242-1313
EIN: 74-2659746

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Board Leadership

Jeff Galt
Board President

CEO

Daniel Menelly
Chief Executive Officer

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