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Albuquerque Museum Foundation

Furthering the cultural and educational programs at the Albuquerque Museum

three stars

83.44

2000 Mountain Road NW Albuquerque, NM 87104
tel: (505) 842-0111   Web Site
EIN: 85-0201054

Board Leadership
Joni Pierce
President

CEO
Andrew Rodgers
Executive Director and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.44 three stars
  Financial 79.34 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

Financial

two stars

79.34

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 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)
72.6%
  Administrative Expenses 14.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.24
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 7.69
  Program Expenses Growth -2.9%
  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) 83.44 three stars
Seattle Art Museum (WA) 86.07 three stars
Reynolda House Museum of American Art (NC) 88.28 three stars
Delaware Art Museum (DE) 88.26 three stars
The Barnes Foundation (PA) 90.86 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $372,418
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $385,202
   Fundraising Events $100,995
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $858,615
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $858,615
   Other Revenue $865,743
TOTAL REVENUE $1,724,358
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,002,744
   Administrative Expenses $238,518
   Fundraising Expenses $241,317
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,482,579
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $241,779
   
Net Assets $16,945,775

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 $750,303 74.8%
The Museum Store $175,240 17.5%
Membership Support $77,201 7.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 04/01/2021 83.44 three stars
2018-06 05/01/2019 84.20 three stars
2017-06 05/01/2018 82.54 three stars
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$102,974 6.94% Emily Blaugrund Fox Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Albuquerque Museum Foundation (NM) 83.44 three stars
American Visionary Art Museum (MD) 87.30 three stars
Saginaw Art Museum (MI) 87.33 three stars
Seattle Art Museum (WA) 86.07 three stars
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum (MA) 87.14 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Albuquerque Museum Foundation
2000 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
tel: (505) 842-0111
fax: (505) 842-0112
EIN: 85-0201054

Mail donations to:
PO Box 7006
Albuquerque, NM 87194

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Board Leadership

Joni Pierce
President

CEO

Andrew Rodgers
Executive Director and CEO

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