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Evansville Museum

Arts. History. Science.

three stars

83.28

411 S.E. Riverside Drive Evansville, IN 47713
tel: (812) 425-2406   Web Site
EIN: 35-0874517

Board Leadership
Jamie Wicks
President

CEO
Mary McNamee Bower
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.28 three stars
  Financial 81.73 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Evansville Museum provides various services to the community consisting of educational programs and exhibits, planetarium shows, classes for elementary school children, and tours for interested groups. One of Southwestern Indiana's most established and significant cultural institutions, the Evansville Museum is a general museum with comprehensive collections in art, history, anthropology and science. Paintings and graphic works from the 16th Century to the present are prominent features in the Museum's permanent art galleries. On the grounds and terraces of the Museum, visitors may view contemporary and traditional sculpture.

The Evansville Museum provides various services to the community consisting of educational programs and exhibits, planetarium shows, classes for elementary school children, and tours for interested groups. One of Southwestern Indiana's most established and significant cultural institutions, the Evansville Museum is a general museum with comprehensive collections in art, history, anthropology and science. Paintings and graphic works from the 16th Century to the present are prominent features in the Museum's permanent art galleries. On the grounds and terraces of the Museum, visitors may view contemporary and traditional sculpture.

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Financial

three stars

81.73

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
69.7%
  Administrative Expenses 18.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.32
  Program Expenses Growth 6.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Evansville Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Evansville Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Evansville Museum (IN) 83.28 three stars
Newark Museum (NJ) 90.13 four stars
National Liberty Museum (PA) 89.81 three stars
Cape Ann Museum (MA) 91.36 four stars
Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh (PA) 86.59 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $924,517
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $82,192
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $242,759
Total Contributions $1,249,468
   Program Service Revenue $202,744
Total Primary Revenue $1,452,212
   Other Revenue $310,510
TOTAL REVENUE $1,762,722
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,525,451
   Administrative Expenses $422,640
   Fundraising Expenses $265,868
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,213,959
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-451,237
   
Net Assets $20,702,382

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.

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Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 06/01/2018 83.28 three stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 85.69 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 83.11 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 80.14 three stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 80.73 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 83.66 three stars
2011-12 10/01/2013 77.86 two 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 35-0874517
Name in IRS Master File EVANSVILLE MUSEUM OF ARTS AND SCIENCE
NTEE Code A50
NTEE Classification Museum, Museum Activities
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (119) Other cultural or historical activities
(59) Other school related 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 July, 1943
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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
$124,120 5.60% Bryan W. Knicely Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Evansville Museum (IN) 83.28 three stars
Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History at the McPherson Center (CA) 92.02 four stars
Smithsonian Institution (DC) 90.86 four stars
Exploratorium (CA) 89.43 three stars
Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh (PA) 86.59 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Evansville Museum
411 S.E. Riverside Drive
Evansville, IN 47713
tel: (812) 425-2406
fax: (812) 421-7509
EIN: 35-0874517

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Board Leadership

Jamie Wicks
President

CEO

Mary McNamee Bower
Executive Director

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