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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

Cedar Rapids Museum of Art

Excite, engage, and educate through the arts

two stars

78.40

410 Third Avenue SE Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
tel: (319) 366-7503   Web Site
EIN: 42-0680248

Board Leadership
Kissy Heins
President

CEO
Sean Ulmer
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.40 two stars
  Financial 83.97 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00 two stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art is to excite, engage, and educate through the arts. The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art has a collection of more than 7,200 works of art spanning many eras—from Roman antiquity to the present. The collection is particularly strong in American art, especially from the first half of the 20th century. There are a number of artists the Museum holds in great depth—including the world's largest collection of works of art by Grant Wood. The Museum also possesses a strong collection of Roman portrait busts donated by Tom and Nan Riley, and an extensive print collection from the 15th century forward primarily donated by Peter O. Stamats.

The mission of the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art is to excite, engage, and educate through the arts. The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art has a collection of more than 7,200 works of art spanning many eras—from Roman antiquity to the present. The collection is particularly strong in American art, especially from the first half of the 20th century. There are a number of artists the Museum holds in great depth—including the world's largest collection of works of art by Grant Wood. The Museum also possesses a strong collection of Roman portrait busts donated by Tom and Nan Riley, and an extensive print collection from the 15th century forward primarily donated by Peter O. Stamats.

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Financial

three stars

83.97

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

74.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
65.3%
  Administrative Expenses 25.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.64
  Program Expenses Growth 4.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cedar Rapids Museum of Art on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cedar Rapids Museum of Art on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Cedar Rapids Museum of Art (IA) 78.40 two stars
Nevada Museum of Art (NV) 87.43 three stars
Reynolda House Museum of American Art (NC) 88.28 three stars
Tyler Museum of Art (TX) 90.42 four stars
The Columbus Museum (GA) 88.63 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $269,536
   Federated Campaigns $189,758
   Membership Dues $48,669
   Fundraising Events $136,373
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $57,680
Total Contributions $702,016
   Program Service Revenue $71,869
Total Primary Revenue $773,885
   Other Revenue $36,808
TOTAL REVENUE $1,049,178
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $867,255
   Administrative Expenses $324,815
   Fundraising Expenses $109,917
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,301,987
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-252,809
   
Net Assets $11,537,173

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.

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Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 03/01/2020 78.40 two 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 42-0680248
Name in IRS Master File CEDAR RAPIDS MUSEUM OF ART
NTEE Code A51
NTEE Classification Art Museums
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (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 March, 1951
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
$94,680 7.27% Sean Ulmer Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Cedar Rapids Museum of Art (IA) 78.40 two stars
Yellowstone Art Museum (MT) 85.10 three stars
Milwaukee Art Museum (WI) 93.83 four stars
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art (MO) 86.46 three stars
American Friends of the Louvre (NY) 92.22 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
410 Third Avenue SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
tel: (319) 366-7503
EIN: 42-0680248

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Board Leadership

Kissy Heins
President

CEO

Sean Ulmer
Executive Director

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