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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Public Broadcasting and Media

THIRTEEN

New York Public Media

three stars

85.04

825 Eighth Avenue New York, NY 10019
tel: (800) 272-1313   Web Site
EIN: 26-2810489

Board Leadership
James S. Tisch
Chair

CEO
Neal Shapiro
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.04 three stars
  Financial 79.06 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 using data provided by the charity on a consolidated pro forma 990 which was verified against 990s received from the IRS.

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

Financial

two stars

79.06

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2013, 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)
71.0%
  Administrative Expenses 17.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.93
  Program Expenses Growth -7.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by THIRTEEN on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by THIRTEEN on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
THIRTEEN (NY) 85.04 three stars
American Documentary (NY) 92.02 four stars
Brave New Films (CA) 88.59 three stars
Minnesota Public Radio | American Public Media (MN) 90.73 four stars
Koahnic Broadcast Corporation (AK) 85.85 three stars

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THIRTEEN is one of America's most respected and innovative public media providers. A member of the WNET family of companies, THIRTEEN is a unique cultural and educational institution that harnesses the power of television and electronic media to inform, enlighten, entertain and inspire.

The flagship public television station of the New York City tri-state area and the most-watched public television channel in the nation, THIRTEEN reaches millions of people with programming that celebrates arts and culture, offers insightful commentary on the affairs of the day, explores the worlds of science and nature, and invites young people to have fun while learning

For information about our parent company WNET, please visit http://www.wnet.org.

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $31,001,539
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $34,621,191
   Fundraising Events $3,203,606
   Related Organizations $16,638,557
   Government Grants $18,703,874
Total Contributions $104,168,767
   Program Service Revenue $13,723,063
Total Primary Revenue $117,891,830
   Other Revenue $6,775,545
TOTAL REVENUE $124,667,375
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $85,714,795
   Administrative Expenses $21,763,387
   Fundraising Expenses $17,910,885
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $125,389,067
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-721,692
   
Net Assets $180,812,462

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
Television Programming $73,465,095 85.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2013-06 06/01/2016 85.04 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-06 09/01/2014 81.62 three stars
2012-06 02/01/2014 83.53 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 26-2810489
Name in IRS Master File WNET
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
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 March, 2009
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • 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
$508,409 0.40% Neal Shapiro President, CEO (WNET)
Other Salaries of Note
$215,595 0.17% Roslyn Davis General Manager (THIRTEEN)

THIRTEEN is one of America's most respected and innovative public media providers. A member of the WNET family of companies, THIRTEEN is a unique cultural and educational institution that harnesses the power of television and electronic media to inform, enlighten, entertain and inspire.

The flagship public television station of the New York City tri-state area and the most-watched public television channel in the nation, THIRTEEN reaches millions of people with programming that celebrates arts and culture, offers insightful commentary on the affairs of the day, explores the worlds of science and nature, and invites young people to have fun while learning

For information about our parent company WNET, please visit http://www.wnet.org.

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Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
THIRTEEN (NY) 85.04 three stars
From the Top (MA) 89.39 three stars
Center for Asian American Media (CA) 91.86 four stars
Free to Choose Network (PA) 90.80 four stars
American Documentary (NY) 92.02 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

THIRTEEN
825 Eighth Avenue
New York, NY 10019
tel: (800) 272-1313
fax: (212) 560-1314
EIN: 26-2810489

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Board Leadership

James S. Tisch
Chair

CEO

Neal Shapiro
President, CEO

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