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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Public Broadcasting and Media

Friends of Idaho Public Television

Providing quality educational and cultural television.

89.18

1455 North Orchard Street Boise, ID 83706
tel: (208) 373-7330   Web Site
EIN: 82-0400218

Board Leadership
Byron Defenbach
President

CEO
Byron Defenbach
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.18
  Financial 97.03
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00
This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

97.03

Accountability & Transparency

85.00

This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
98.0%
  Administrative Expenses 0.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.00
  Program Expenses Growth 3.0%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Friends of Idaho Public Television on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Friends of Idaho Public Television on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Friends of Idaho Public Television (ID) 89.18
Science Friday Initiative Inc. (NY) 92.13
KQED (CA) 87.51
KETC (MO) 90.09
All Classical Portland (OR) 91.43

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The Friends of Idaho Public Television assists Idaho Public Television in securing financial support, publicizing services and ascertaining needs from the communities we serve. Idaho Public Television endeavors to meet the needs and reflect the interests of its diverse audience. As an "electronic Main Street," it is a community center where people of all ages can meet to gather information and educational resources, and find entertainment.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,508,758
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,508,758
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,508,758
   Other Revenue $101,078
TOTAL REVENUE $5,609,836
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,118,501
   Administrative Expenses $30,067
   Fundraising Expenses $60,496
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,209,064
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $400,772
   
Net Assets $8,001,361

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
Statewide broadcasts $5,118,501 100.0%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 12/01/2016 89.18
2015-06 07/01/2016 86.40
2014-06 06/01/2016 72.45
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 71.83
2013-06 06/01/2014 73.66

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

EIN 82-0400218
Name in IRS Master File FRIENDS OF IDAHO PUBLIC TELEVISION INC
NTEE Code A32
NTEE Classification Television
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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 December, 1985
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

The Friends of Idaho Public Television assists Idaho Public Television in securing financial support, publicizing services and ascertaining needs from the communities we serve. Idaho Public Television endeavors to meet the needs and reflect the interests of its diverse audience. As an "electronic Main Street," it is a community center where people of all ages can meet to gather information and educational resources, and find entertainment.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Friends of Idaho Public Television (ID) 89.18
WKNO (TN) 88.09
WMNF (FL) 85.85
New York Public Radio (NY) 93.02
Southern California Public Radio (CA) 89.84

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Charity Contact Info

Friends of Idaho Public Television
1455 North Orchard Street
Boise, ID 83706
tel: (208) 373-7330
EIN: 82-0400218

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Board Leadership

Byron Defenbach
President

CEO

Byron Defenbach
President

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