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Albuquerque Museum Foundation

Furthering the cultural and educational programs at the Albuquerque Museum

92.99

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

Board Leadership
Beverly Bendicksen
President

CEO
Debra Y. Romero
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.99
  Financial 94.15
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00
This rating was published 09/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

94.15

Accountability & Transparency

92.00

This rating was published 09/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
83.1%
  Administrative Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.31
  Program Expenses Growth 5.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.1%
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) 92.99
Denver Art Museum (CO) 86.87
Farnsworth Art Museum (ME) 85.39
Chrysler Museum of Art (VA) 92.15
Portland Art Museum (OR) 94.45

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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 $462,028
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $317,067
   Fundraising Events $66,925
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $846,020
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $846,020
   Other Revenue $821,500
TOTAL REVENUE $1,667,520
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,291,734
   Administrative Expenses $228,367
   Fundraising Expenses $215,218
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,735,319
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-67,799
   
Net Assets $16,524,295

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 $991,579 76.8%
The Museum Store $163,621 12.7%
Membership Support $136,534 10.6%

Ratings History
Albuquerque Museum Foundation has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 09/01/2016 92.99
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.98
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 86.14
2013-06 02/01/2015 92.95

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
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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
$106,150 6.11% 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) 92.99
Wadsworth Atheneum (CT) 87.31
Storm King Art Center (NY) 85.07
Nassau County Museum of Art (NY) 85.56
Yellowstone Art Museum (MT) 90.88

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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

Beverly Bendicksen
President

CEO

Debra Y. Romero
Executive Director

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