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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

The Valentine Richmond History Center

Collecting, preserving and interpreting Richmond's history

three stars

87.28

1015 East Clay Street Richmond, VA 23219
tel: (804) 649-0711   Web Site
EIN: 54-0505967

Board Leadership
Marjorie N. Grier
Chairman

CEO
William J. Martin
Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.28 three stars
  Financial 85.77 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of The Richmond History Center is to engage, educate, and challenge a diverse audience by collecting, preserving, and interpreting Richmond's history. The Richmond History Center offers major changing exhibitions, which focus on American urban and social history, costumes, decorative arts and architecture. The History Center includes the stately 1812 Wickham House, a National Historic Landmark and outstanding example of neoclassical architecture featuring rare wall paintings.

The mission of The Richmond History Center is to engage, educate, and challenge a diverse audience by collecting, preserving, and interpreting Richmond's history. The Richmond History Center offers major changing exhibitions, which focus on American urban and social history, costumes, decorative arts and architecture. The History Center includes the stately 1812 Wickham House, a National Historic Landmark and outstanding example of neoclassical architecture featuring rare wall paintings.

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Financial

three stars

85.77

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
71.3%
  Administrative Expenses 18.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.79
  Program Expenses Growth 4.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Valentine Richmond History Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Valentine Richmond History Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Valentine Richmond History Center (VA) 87.28 three stars
Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (MD) 97.26 four stars
South Street Seaport Museum (NY) 89.44 three stars
Santa Barbara Historical Museum (CA) 87.46 three stars
Genesee Country Village & Museum (NY) 90.60 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,086,288
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $40,277
Total Contributions $2,126,565
   Program Service Revenue $119,315
Total Primary Revenue $2,245,880
   Other Revenue $668,283
TOTAL REVENUE $2,914,163
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,963,396
   Administrative Expenses $488,670
   Fundraising Expenses $300,351
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,752,417
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $161,746
   
Net Assets $24,457,130

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
Museum Operations $1,963,396 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2019 87.28 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 88.94 three stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 90.01 four stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 86.37 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 82.69 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 83.26 three stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 83.70 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 54-0505967
Name in IRS Master File VALENTINE MUSEUM
NTEE Code A54
NTEE Classification History Museums
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (60) Museum, zoo, planetarium, etc.
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 July, 1925
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$125,982 4.57% William J. Martin Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Valentine Richmond History Center (VA) 87.28 three stars
Missouri History Museum (MO) 96.66 four stars
Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (MD) 97.26 four stars
Detroit Historical Society (MI) 90.03 four stars
Santa Barbara Historical Museum (CA) 87.46 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Valentine Richmond History Center
1015 East Clay Street
Richmond, VA 23219
tel: (804) 649-0711
EIN: 54-0505967

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Board Leadership

Marjorie N. Grier
Chairman

CEO

William J. Martin
Director

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