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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

Evansville Museum

Arts. History. Science.

69.27

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

Board Leadership
David Bucur
President

CEO
Mary McNamee Bower
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 69.27
  Financial 78.94
  Accountability & Transparency 62.00
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

78.94

Accountability & Transparency

62.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 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)
70.1%
  Administrative Expenses 18.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 9.95
  Program Expenses Growth -2.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.0%
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) 69.27
Buffalo Bill Center of the West (WY) 85.81
Roberson Museum and Science Center (NY) 90.85
Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh (PA) 89.44
Smithsonian Institution (DC) 89.28

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,809,139
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $171,512
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $195,127
Total Contributions $2,175,778
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,175,778
   Other Revenue $229,331
TOTAL REVENUE $2,405,109
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,407,508
   Administrative Expenses $346,207
   Fundraising Expenses $207,220
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,960,935
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $444,174
   
Net Assets $20,500,904

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 07/01/2021 69.27
2018-12 07/01/2020 75.08
2017-12 07/01/2019 79.95
2016-12 06/01/2018 83.28
2015-12 07/01/2017 85.69
2014-12 06/01/2016 83.11
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 80.14
2013-12 08/01/2015 80.73
2012-12 05/01/2014 83.66
2011-12 10/01/2013 77.86

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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$98,282 5.01% Mary Bower Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Evansville Museum (IN) 69.27
Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh (PA) 89.44
Museum of Arts & Sciences (FL) 89.26
Roberson Museum and Science Center (NY) 90.85
Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History at the McPherson Center (CA) 93.35

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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

David Bucur
President

CEO

Mary McNamee Bower
Executive Director

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