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Metal Museum

Preserve, promote, and advance the art and craft of fine metalwork

two stars

78.14

374 Metal Museum Drive Memphis, TN 38106
tel: (901) 774-6380   Web Site
EIN: 62-1066198

Board Leadership
Bryan K. Smith
President

CEO
Carissa Hussong
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.14 two stars
  Financial 75.63 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Metal Museum is to preserve, promote, and advance the art and craft of fine metalwork. This mission is achieved through four interrelated program areas - exhibitions, collections, studio practice, and community education and engagement.

The mission of the Metal Museum is to preserve, promote, and advance the art and craft of fine metalwork. This mission is achieved through four interrelated program areas - exhibitions, collections, studio practice, and community education and engagement.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2019
Total number of paid admissions
16,642
Total number of free admissions
10,170
Total number of artists served
250
Number of Facebook followers
16,915
Total number of works exhibited
336
Total number of works acquired this year
38
Total number of classes offered
39
This impact information is current as of August 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

two stars

75.63

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 04/01/2020 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)
68.6%
  Administrative Expenses 25.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.89
  Program Expenses Growth -3.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Metal Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Metal Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Metal Museum (TN) 78.14 two stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $515,622
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $28,535
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $41,322
Total Contributions $585,479
   Program Service Revenue $464,877
Total Primary Revenue $1,050,356
   Other Revenue $377,589
TOTAL REVENUE $1,427,945
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $745,926
   Administrative Expenses $487,131
   Fundraising Expenses $103,158
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,336,215
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $91,730
   
Net Assets $3,579,804

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
Public Museum $745,926 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 04/01/2020 78.14 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 62-1066198
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL ORNAMENTAL METAL MUSEUM INC
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
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 July, 1979
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$73,071 5.46% Carissa Hussong Executive Director

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Charity Contact Info

Metal Museum
374 Metal Museum Drive
Memphis, TN 38106
tel: (901) 774-6380
fax: (901) 774-6382
EIN: 62-1066198

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Board Leadership

Bryan K. Smith
President

CEO

Carissa Hussong
Executive Director

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