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Environment : Botanical Gardens, Parks, and Nature Centers

Walkway Over the Hudson

Supporting and improving Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park

three stars

82.46

80 Washington Street Suite 300
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
tel: (845) 454-9649   Web Site
EIN: 14-1753502

Board Leadership
John Storyk
Chair

CEO
Elizabeth Waldstein-Hart
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.46 three stars
  Financial 77.78 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1994, Walkway Over the Hudson works to support and improve Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park by building new amenities and features that help this grand attraction realize its full potential. Throughout the year, the Walkway organization implements programming and events designed to enlighten and bring enjoyment to the park's expected 750,000 annual visitors. We also recruit and train volunteers to serve as guides, ambassadors, and support staff.

Founded in 1994, Walkway Over the Hudson works to support and improve Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park by building new amenities and features that help this grand attraction realize its full potential. Throughout the year, the Walkway organization implements programming and events designed to enlighten and bring enjoyment to the park's expected 750,000 annual visitors. We also recruit and train volunteers to serve as guides, ambassadors, and support staff.

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Financial

two stars

77.78

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
68.5%
  Administrative Expenses 16.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.44
  Program Expenses Growth 42.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 22.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Walkway Over the Hudson on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Walkway Over the Hudson on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Walkway Over the Hudson (NY) 82.46 three stars
Friends of Acadia (ME) 87.80 three stars
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy (CA) 87.74 three stars
National Park Foundation (DC) 90.07 four stars
Friends of Great Smoky Mountains National Park (NC) 87.08 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $554,037
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $62,662
   Fundraising Events $235,170
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $500,000
Total Contributions $1,351,869
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,351,869
   Other Revenue $-40,934
TOTAL REVENUE $1,310,935
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $903,652
   Administrative Expenses $172,013
   Fundraising Expenses $171,663
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,247,328
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $63,607
   
Net Assets $1,658,036

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
Stewardship of Walkway Over the Hudson State Park $903,652 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 11/01/2019 82.46 three stars
2017-12 11/01/2018 76.97 two stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 72.36 two stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 77.40 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 75.73 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 83.20 three 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 14-1753502
Name in IRS Master File POUGHKEEPSIE-HIGHLAND RAILROAD BRIDGE CO INC
NTEE Code A99
NTEE Classification Arts, Culture, and Humanities N.E.C.
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (205) Professional association
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 January, 1994
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$119,519 9.58% Elizabeth Waldstein-Hart Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Walkway Over the Hudson (NY) 82.46 three stars
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy (CA) 87.74 three stars
Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park (OH) 91.21 four stars
National Park Foundation (DC) 90.07 four stars
Friends of Great Smoky Mountains National Park (NC) 87.08 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Walkway Over the Hudson
80 Washington Street
Suite 300
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
tel: (845) 454-9649
EIN: 14-1753502

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 889
Poughkeepsie, NY 12602

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Board Leadership

John Storyk
Chair

CEO

Elizabeth Waldstein-Hart
Executive Director

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