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Metal Museum

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

three stars

82.24

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 82.24 three stars
  Financial 79.87 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

two stars

79.87

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 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)
65.2%
  Administrative Expenses 26.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.59
  Program Expenses Growth 3.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.4%
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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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Metal Museum (TN) 82.24 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $705,621
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $31,430
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $33,786
Total Contributions $770,837
   Program Service Revenue $363,779
Total Primary Revenue $1,134,616
   Other Revenue $293,996
TOTAL REVENUE $1,428,612
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $981,033
   Administrative Expenses $392,399
   Fundraising Expenses $154,131
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,527,563
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-98,951
   
Net Assets $3,488,212

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 $981,033 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 12/01/2020 82.24 three stars
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)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$72,187 4.72% 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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