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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

Mattatuck Museum

Adventures in Art & History

four stars

90.61

144 West Main Street Waterbury, CT 06702
tel: (203) 753-0381   Web Site
EIN: 06-0443990

Board Leadership
Charles Monagan
President

CEO
Bob Burns
Museum Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.61 four stars
  Financial 87.34 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Mission
The Mattatuck Museum is a center of art and history, a gathering place that nurtures creativity and learning through transformative experiences to encourage a deeper understanding of ourselves and our heritage.

Vision
The Mattatuck Museum will be known as a vibrant destination inspiring visitors from New England and beyond.

Core Values
Access: We are welcoming, accessible and collaborative.
Stewardship: We embody integrity, ethical practice and accountability in the care, enrichment and use of our human, financial and physical resources.
Community: We are committed to fostering strong relationships with our community to build a common future.
Education: We promote the unique connections between art and regional history to inform, challenge and engage a diverse public.
Inspiration: We challenge expectations and provide a stimulating environment that inspires curiosity and awe.

Mission
The Mattatuck Museum is a center of art and history, a gathering place that nurtures creativity and learning through transformative experiences to encourage a deeper understanding of ourselves and our heritage.

Vision
The Mattatuck Museum will be known as a vibrant destination inspiring visitors from New England and beyond.

Core Values
Access: We are welcoming, accessible and collaborative.
Stewardship: We embody integrity, ethical practice and accountability in the care, enrichment and use of our human, financial and physical resources.
Community: We are committed to fostering strong relationships with our community to build a common future.
Education: We promote the unique connections between art and regional history to inform, challenge and engage a diverse public.
Inspiration: We challenge expectations and provide a stimulating environment that inspires curiosity and awe.

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Financial

three stars

87.34

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
66.0%
  Administrative Expenses 20.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 8.48
  Program Expenses Growth 9.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mattatuck Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mattatuck Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mattatuck Museum (CT) 90.61 four stars
Hammer Museum (CA) 96.62 four stars
Milwaukee Art Museum (WI) 91.01 four stars
Joslyn Art Museum (NE) 91.81 four stars
Nevada Museum of Art (NV) 88.33 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,009,618
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $65,782
   Fundraising Events $92,974
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $62,689
Total Contributions $2,231,063
   Program Service Revenue $256,476
Total Primary Revenue $2,487,539
   Other Revenue $1,097,964
TOTAL REVENUE $3,585,503
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,955,891
   Administrative Expenses $538,511
   Fundraising Expenses $446,493
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,940,895
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $644,608
   
Net Assets $24,601,681

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
Exhibition and Collection $1,271,329 65.0%
Community Programs $469,414 24.0%
Education $195,589 10.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 10/01/2019 90.61 four stars
2018-09 09/03/2019 88.14 three stars
2017-09 02/01/2019 84.18 three stars
2016-09 03/01/2018 87.06 three stars
2015-09 07/01/2017 89.54 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 06-0443990
Name in IRS Master File MATTATUCK HISTORICAL SOCIETY
NTEE Code A82
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (60) Museum, zoo, planetarium, etc.
(91) Art exhibit
(119) Other cultural or historical activities
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 June, 1938
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$162,028 5.50% Robert Burns Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mattatuck Museum (CT) 90.61 four stars
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens (FL) 85.73 three stars
Academy Art Museum (MD) 85.84 three stars
Milwaukee Art Museum (WI) 91.01 four stars
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (CA) 90.69 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Mattatuck Museum
144 West Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06702
tel: (203) 753-0381
EIN: 06-0443990

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Board Leadership

Charles Monagan
President

CEO

Bob Burns
Museum Director

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