Arts, Culture, Humanities : Public Broadcasting and Media

WNET

New York Public Media

four stars

94.20

825 Eighth Avenue New York, NY 10019
tel: (212) 560-2000   Web Site
EIN: 26-2810489

Board Leadership
Edgar Wachenheim, III
Chair

CEO
Neal Shapiro
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.20 four stars
  Financial 95.74 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

WNET is a multi-media public service non-profit that delivers lifelong learning and meaningful experiences to our communities. Our content inspires curiosity, encourages action and nurtures dreams.

WNET is a multi-media public service non-profit that delivers lifelong learning and meaningful experiences to our communities. Our content inspires curiosity, encourages action and nurtures dreams.

Financial

four stars

95.74

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 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)
71.6%
  Administrative Expenses 13.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.53
  Program Expenses Growth 6.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WNET on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WNET on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $71,519,689
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,010,056
   Related Organizations $9,102,005
   Government Grants $26,740,075
Total Contributions $109,371,825
   Program Service Revenue $12,596,508
Total Primary Revenue $121,968,333
   Other Revenue $5,656,147
TOTAL REVENUE $127,624,480
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $104,510,781
   Administrative Expenses $18,235,563
   Fundraising Expenses $18,837,142
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $141,583,486
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-13,959,006
   
Net Assets $293,458,254

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$676,900 0.47% Neal Shapiro President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$35,000 0.02% Paula Zahn Trustee

Mission

WNET is a multi-media public service non-profit that delivers lifelong learning and meaningful experiences to our communities. Our content inspires curiosity, encourages action and nurtures dreams.

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Charity Contact Info

WNET
825 Eighth Avenue
New York, NY 10019
tel: (212) 560-2000
fax: (212) 560-2001
EIN: 26-2810489

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Board Leadership

Edgar Wachenheim, III
Chair

CEO

Neal Shapiro
President, CEO