Arts, Culture, Humanities : Public Broadcasting and Media (Grantmaking)

Friends of Public Radio Arizona

Supporting Arizona's public radio stations

four stars

91.51

2323 West 14th Street Tempe, AZ 85281
tel: (480) 774-8466   Web Site
EIN: 01-0579687

Board Leadership
John McDonald
Chair

CEO
Phil Meyer
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.51 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 88.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Friends of Public Radio Arizona (FPRAZ) assures the future vitality and excellence of the community's public radio and broadens its support through events, audience awareness and funding. The FPRAZ works in collaboration with Maricopa County Community College District, Rio Salado College, Staff at KJZZ 91.5 and KBAQ 89.5, and Public Radio Partners, Inc. in a coordinated effort to support public radio in Arizona.

The Friends of Public Radio Arizona (FPRAZ) assures the future vitality and excellence of the community's public radio and broadens its support through events, audience awareness and funding. The FPRAZ works in collaboration with Maricopa County Community College District, Rio Salado College, Staff at KJZZ 91.5 and KBAQ 89.5, and Public Radio Partners, Inc. in a coordinated effort to support public radio in Arizona.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

88.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
90.2%
  Administrative Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.09
  Program Expenses Growth 25.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Friends of Public Radio Arizona on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Friends of Public Radio Arizona on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $915,720
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $4,413,522
   Fundraising Events $279,382
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,608,624
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,608,624
   Other Revenue $343,172
TOTAL REVENUE $5,951,796
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,014,265
   Administrative Expenses $307,772
   Fundraising Expenses $389,456
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,711,493
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,759,697
   
Net Assets $7,154,000

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- Louis Stanley Executive Director

Mission

The Friends of Public Radio Arizona (FPRAZ) assures the future vitality and excellence of the community's public radio and broadens its support through events, audience awareness and funding. The FPRAZ works in collaboration with Maricopa County Community College District, Rio Salado College, Staff at KJZZ 91.5 and KBAQ 89.5, and Public Radio Partners, Inc. in a coordinated effort to support public radio in Arizona.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Friends of Public Radio Arizona (AZ) 91.51 four stars
Friends of Idaho Public Television (ID) 92.28 four stars
Texas Public Radio (TX) 95.17 four stars
WWOZ (LA) 89.88 three stars
High Plains Public Radio (KS) 86.77 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Friends of Public Radio Arizona
2323 West 14th Street
Tempe, AZ 85281
tel: (480) 774-8466
fax: (480) 774-8474
EIN: 01-0579687

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Board Leadership

John McDonald
Chair

CEO

Phil Meyer
Executive Director