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Humanities Texas

Advancing heritage, culture, and education

three stars

89.24

1410 Rio Grande Street Austin, TX 78701
tel: (512) 440-1991   Web Site
EIN: 75-1493438

Board Leadership
Chase Untermeyer
Chair

CEO
Eric Lupfer
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.24 three stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1976, Humanities Texas advances heritage, culture, and education. As the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, we conduct and support public programs in history, literature, philosophy, and the other humanities disciplines. These programs strengthen Texas communities by cultivating the knowledge and judgment that representative democracy demands of its citizens.

Founded in 1976, Humanities Texas advances heritage, culture, and education. As the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, we conduct and support public programs in history, literature, philosophy, and the other humanities disciplines. These programs strengthen Texas communities by cultivating the knowledge and judgment that representative democracy demands of its citizens.

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Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
85.9%
  Administrative Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.23
  Program Expenses Growth 15.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humanities Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Humanities Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $635,140
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,775,277
Total Contributions $3,410,417
   Program Service Revenue $47,674
Total Primary Revenue $3,458,091
   Other Revenue $91,330
TOTAL REVENUE $3,549,421
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,767,776
   Administrative Expenses $355,934
   Fundraising Expenses $73,920
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,197,630
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $351,791
   
Net Assets $8,549,695

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$181,357 5.67% Michael Gillette Executive Director

Mission

Founded in 1976, Humanities Texas advances heritage, culture, and education. As the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, we conduct and support public programs in history, literature, philosophy, and the other humanities disciplines. These programs strengthen Texas communities by cultivating the knowledge and judgment that representative democracy demands of its citizens.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Humanities Texas (TX) 89.24 three stars
The Massachusetts Historical Society (MA) 89.33 three stars
The New-York Historical Society (NY) 95.94 four stars
Society of the Cincinnati (DC) 88.28 three stars
Oregon Historical Society (OR) 92.33 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Humanities Texas
1410 Rio Grande Street
Austin, TX 78701
tel: (512) 440-1991
fax: (512) 440-0115
EIN: 75-1493438

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Board Leadership

Chase Untermeyer
Chair

CEO

Eric Lupfer
Executive Director