Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

American Friends of the Louvre

Strengthening ties between the Louvre and its American public

88.22

12 East 49th Street 11h Floor
New York, NY 10017
tel: (917) 717-5031   Web Site
EIN: 52-2376786

Board Leadership
Christopher Forbes
Chairman

CEO
Sue Devine
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.22
  Financial 87.50
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

American Friends of the Louvre was founded in December 2002 to strengthen ties between the Louvre and its American public. Its office in New York opened in 2004. Its primary goals are the following: To support the Louvre in its efforts to improve educational tools and visiting conditions, particularly for American and other English-speaking visitor, to promote collaborations between the Louvre and American institutions through the development of cultural activities in the U.S., such as exhibitions, educational programs and professional and scholarly exchanges, and to participate in the financing of Louvre projects, such as renovations of galleries, restorations, fellowships, and educational programs both in France and the U.S.

American Friends of the Louvre was founded in December 2002 to strengthen ties between the Louvre and its American public. Its office in New York opened in 2004. Its primary goals are the following: To support the Louvre in its efforts to improve educational tools and visiting conditions, particularly for American and other English-speaking visitor, to promote collaborations between the Louvre and American institutions through the development of cultural activities in the U.S., such as exhibitions, educational programs and professional and scholarly exchanges, and to participate in the financing of Louvre projects, such as renovations of galleries, restorations, fellowships, and educational programs both in France and the U.S.

Financial

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

89.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 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)
85.1%
  Administrative Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.42
  Program Expenses Growth -8.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Friends of the Louvre on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Friends of the Louvre on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $885,867
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $286,495
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,172,362
   Program Service Revenue $808,402
Total Primary Revenue $1,980,764
   Other Revenue $408,897
TOTAL REVENUE $2,389,661
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $703,459
   Administrative Expenses $237,104
   Fundraising Expenses $218,492
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,159,055
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,230,606
   
Net Assets $8,667,172

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$210,300 18.14% Sue Devine Executive Director

Mission

American Friends of the Louvre was founded in December 2002 to strengthen ties between the Louvre and its American public. Its office in New York opened in 2004. Its primary goals are the following: To support the Louvre in its efforts to improve educational tools and visiting conditions, particularly for American and other English-speaking visitor, to promote collaborations between the Louvre and American institutions through the development of cultural activities in the U.S., such as exhibitions, educational programs and professional and scholarly exchanges, and to participate in the financing of Louvre projects, such as renovations of galleries, restorations, fellowships, and educational programs both in France and the U.S.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Friends of the Louvre (NY) 88.22
Portland Museum of Art (ME) 90.67
The Mint Museums (NC) 90.31
National Gallery of Art (DC) 88.48
Chinati Foundation (TX) 85.08

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Charity Contact Info

American Friends of the Louvre
12 East 49th Street
11h Floor
New York, NY 10017
tel: (917) 717-5031
EIN: 52-2376786

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Board Leadership

Christopher Forbes
Chairman

CEO

Sue Devine
Executive Director