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Crow Canyon Archaeological Center

Discover the past, share the adventure

88.64

23390 Road K Cortez, CO 81321
tel: (800) 422-8975   Web Site
EIN: 84-0631786

Board Leadership
W. Bruce Milne
Chair

CEO
Deborah J. Gangloff
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.64
  Financial 89.32
  Accountability & Transparency 88.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

89.32

Accountability & Transparency

88.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
76.3%
  Administrative Expenses 12.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.49
  Program Expenses Growth 7.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Crow Canyon Archaeological Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Crow Canyon Archaeological Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Crow Canyon Archaeological Center (CO) 88.64
Archaeological Conservancy (NM) 96.31
Fort Ticonderoga Association (NY) 89.53
Connecticut Landmarks (CT) 88.10
Morven Museum & Garden (NJ) 87.64

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Founded in 1983, the Crow Canyon Archaeological Center is dedicated to understanding, teaching, and helping to preserve the rich history of the ancestral Pueblo people (also called the Anasazi) of the American Southwest. We conduct long-term archaeological research into the ancestral Pueblo Indians of the American Southwest, with a focus on the Mesa Verde region in southwestern Colorado. We also teach the public about archaeology, history, and culture through a variety of hands-on experiences.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,879,250
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $568,810
Total Contributions $5,448,060
   Program Service Revenue $1,190,151
Total Primary Revenue $6,638,211
   Other Revenue $470,303
TOTAL REVENUE $7,108,514
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,400,890
   Administrative Expenses $570,255
   Fundraising Expenses $575,851
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,546,996
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,561,518
   
Net Assets $22,842,880

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
Research and education $1,900,572 55.9%
Campus Services $683,391 20.1%
Cultural Explorations $553,438 16.3%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.64
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 88.62
2013-12 12/22/2014 91.86
2012-12 03/01/2014 88.37

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

EIN 84-0631786
Name in IRS Master File CROW CANYON ARCHAEOLOGICAL CENTER
NTEE Code A72
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (46) Private school
(30) School, college, trade school, etc.
Foundation Status School 170(b)(1)(A)(ii)
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 April, 1973
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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
$122,673 2.69% Deborah Gangloff President & CEO

Founded in 1983, the Crow Canyon Archaeological Center is dedicated to understanding, teaching, and helping to preserve the rich history of the ancestral Pueblo people (also called the Anasazi) of the American Southwest. We conduct long-term archaeological research into the ancestral Pueblo Indians of the American Southwest, with a focus on the Mesa Verde region in southwestern Colorado. We also teach the public about archaeology, history, and culture through a variety of hands-on experiences.

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Crow Canyon Archaeological Center (CO) 88.64
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Charity Contact Info

Crow Canyon Archaeological Center
23390 Road K
Cortez, CO 81321
tel: (800) 422-8975
fax: (970) 565-4859
EIN: 84-0631786

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Board Leadership

W. Bruce Milne
Chair

CEO

Deborah J. Gangloff
President & CEO

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