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Albuquerque Museum Foundation

Furthering the cultural and educational programs at the Albuquerque Museum

four stars

91.88

2000 Mountain Road NW Albuquerque, NM 87104
tel: (505) 243-7255   Web Site
EIN: 85-0201054

Board Leadership
Alan Weitzel
President

CEO
Emily Blaugrund Fox
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.88 four stars
  Financial 91.78 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

91.78

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
77.6%
  Administrative Expenses 11.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.19
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.52
  Program Expenses Growth 7.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Albuquerque Museum Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Albuquerque Museum Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Albuquerque Museum Foundation (NM) 91.88 four stars
C.M. Russell Museum (MT) 90.37 four stars
Telfair Museum of Art (GA) 85.70 three stars
Chrysler Museum of Art (VA) 92.15 four stars
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens (FL) 86.34 three stars

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The mission of the Albuquerque Museum Foundation, founded in 1961, is to further the cultural and educational programs at the Albuquerque Museum through broad public and private gifts and volunteer support. As an independent nonprofit corporation, the Foundation's purpose is to encourage the development of the Museum as the outstanding museum of its kind in the Southwest. The Foundation funds the Museum's education, Magic Bus and docent programs, provides additional exhibition funding which brings world-class shows to the Museum, and makes possible amenities like the Museum Store and the café, Slate at The Museum. The Foundation also manages The Museum's membership program.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $242,342
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $329,334
   Fundraising Events $92,387
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $664,063
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $664,063
   Other Revenue $486,144
TOTAL REVENUE $1,150,207
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,458,733
   Administrative Expenses $239,350
   Fundraising Expenses $155,474
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,853,557
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-703,350
   
Net Assets $15,556,283

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
Exhibit Support $1,151,816 79.0%
The Museum Store $168,139 11.5%
Membership Support $138,778 9.5%

Ratings History
Albuquerque Museum Foundation has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 08/01/2017 91.88 four stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 92.99 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.98 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 86.14 three stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 92.95 four 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 85-0201054
Name in IRS Master File ALBUQUERQUE MUSEUM FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code A50
NTEE Classification Museum, Museum Activities
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 May, 1968
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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
$94,404 5.09% Debra Romero Executive Director

The mission of the Albuquerque Museum Foundation, founded in 1961, is to further the cultural and educational programs at the Albuquerque Museum through broad public and private gifts and volunteer support. As an independent nonprofit corporation, the Foundation's purpose is to encourage the development of the Museum as the outstanding museum of its kind in the Southwest. The Foundation funds the Museum's education, Magic Bus and docent programs, provides additional exhibition funding which brings world-class shows to the Museum, and makes possible amenities like the Museum Store and the café, Slate at The Museum. The Foundation also manages The Museum's membership program.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Albuquerque Museum Foundation (NM) 91.88 four stars
Des Moines Art Center (IA) 91.19 four stars
Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis (MO) 92.49 four stars
Denver Art Museum (CO) 86.87 three stars
San Antonio Museum of Art (TX) 87.71 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Albuquerque Museum Foundation
2000 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
tel: (505) 243-7255
fax: (505) 764-6546
EIN: 85-0201054

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Board Leadership

Alan Weitzel
President

CEO

Emily Blaugrund Fox
Executive Director

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