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

Friends of South Dakota Public Broadcasting

Supporting lifelong learning for all South Dakotans through advocacy, leadership and fundraising on behalf of SDPB.

three stars

80.85

601 N. Phillips Avenue, Suite 100 Sioux Falls, SD 57104
tel: (800) 333-0789   Web Site
EIN: 23-7310698

Board Leadership
Karen Mortimer
President

CEO
Ryan Howlett
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.85 three stars
  Financial 73.22 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Friends of SDPB supports the mission of South Dakota Public Broadcasting through advocacy, leadership, and fundraising responsive to the needs of SDPB and all South Dakotans.

Friends will link all South Dakotans together to inspire our supporters to sustain SDPB's vitality and growth as one of country's premier public broadcasting networks.

The Friends of SDPB supports the mission of South Dakota Public Broadcasting through advocacy, leadership, and fundraising responsive to the needs of SDPB and all South Dakotans.

Friends will link all South Dakotans together to inspire our supporters to sustain SDPB's vitality and growth as one of country's premier public broadcasting networks.

Financial

two stars

73.22

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 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)
62.9%
  Administrative Expenses 14.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 22.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.30
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.58
  Program Expenses Growth 5.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Friends of South Dakota Public Broadcasting on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Friends of South Dakota Public Broadcasting on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Friends of South Dakota Public Broadcasting (SD) 80.85 three stars
Houston Public Media Foundation (TX) 91.36 four stars
Radio Bilingüe (CA) 88.74 three stars
ETV Endowment of South Carolina (SC) 97.70 four stars
WXXI Public Broadcasting Council (NY) 89.36 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $841,494
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $1,723,411
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,564,905
   Program Service Revenue $818,711
Total Primary Revenue $3,383,616
   Other Revenue $158,470
TOTAL REVENUE $3,542,086
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,998,637
   Administrative Expenses $528,669
   Fundraising Expenses $662,729
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,190,035
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $352,051
   
Net Assets $4,749,498

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
South Dakota Public Broadcasting $1,250,000 62.5%
South Dakota Public Broadcasting Sports $100,000 5.0%
South Dakota High School Athletics Association $91,470 4.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 02/01/2021 80.85 three stars
2019-06 12/23/2020 80.23 three stars
2019-06 04/01/2020 73.22 two stars
2018-06 05/01/2019 74.82 two stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 71.72 two stars
2016-06 05/01/2017 70.49 two stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 68.75 one star
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 64.39 one star
2013-06 09/01/2014 72.61 two 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 23-7310698
Name in IRS Master File FRIENDS OF SOUTH DAKOTA PUBLIC BROADCASTING
NTEE Code A11
NTEE Classification Single Organization Support
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 August, 1973
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
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Friends of South Dakota Public Broadcasting (SD) 80.85 three stars
Houston Public Media Foundation (TX) 91.36 four stars
Northeast Indiana Public Radio (IN) 92.09 four stars
WGBH Boston (MA) 92.84 four stars
WJCT (FL) 94.06 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Friends of South Dakota Public Broadcasting
601 N. Phillips Avenue, Suite 100
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
tel: (800) 333-0789
EIN: 23-7310698

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Board Leadership

Karen Mortimer
President

CEO

Ryan Howlett
Executive Director

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