Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

The Doseum

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

four stars

98.23

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

Board Leadership
Frank Almaraz
Board Chair

CEO
Daniel Menelly
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 98.23 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2019
Number of free participants on field trips
6,069
Number of paid participants on field trips
21,409
Maximum number of participants allowed on field trips
125
Total number of fields trips
399
Total number of paid admissions
357,512
Total number of free admissions
13,281
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
86.1%
  Administrative Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.26
  Program Expenses Growth 16.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.8%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,793,638
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $865,728
   Fundraising Events $98,580
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $200,000
Total Contributions $3,957,946
   Program Service Revenue $3,409,532
Total Primary Revenue $7,367,478
   Other Revenue $830,298
TOTAL REVENUE $8,197,776
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,991,668
   Administrative Expenses $970,286
   Fundraising Expenses $393,712
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,355,666
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-157,890
   
Net Assets $51,436,974

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$175,478 2.10% Daniel Menelly Chief Executive Officer

Mission

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

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Doseum (TX) 98.23 four stars
Discovery Museum (MA) 91.07 four stars
Chicago Children's Museum (IL) 85.01 three stars
Kidsquest Children's Museum (WA) 85.50 three stars
Amazement Square (VA) 91.10 four 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

Frank Almaraz
Board Chair

CEO

Daniel Menelly
Chief Executive Officer