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Intrepid Museum Foundation

A century of technological firsts showcasing what is possible and inspiring people to dream

90.24

One Intrepid Square West 46th Street & Twelfth Avenue
New York, NY 10036
tel: (646) 381-5271   Web Site
EIN: 13-3062419

Board Leadership
Kenneth Fisher & Bruce Mosler
Co-Chairmen of the Board

CEO
Susan Marenoff-Zausner
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.24
  Financial 86.79
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

86.79

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
81.6%
  Administrative Expenses 13.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.25
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.65
  Program Expenses Growth 6.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 19.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Intrepid Museum Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Intrepid Museum Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Intrepid Museum Foundation (NY) 90.24
Museum of Flight (WA) 91.97
Northern Clay Center (MN) 91.16
National Music Museum (SD) 89.95
Berkshire Museum (MA) 88.83

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The mission of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is to honor our heroes, educate the public and inspire our youth. As an educational and cultural not-for-profit institution, the Museum is dedicated to promoting the awareness and understanding of history, science and service through its collections, exhibitions and programming.

Founded in 1982 and located on the Hudson River in New York City, the Museum is one of the world's most successful historic ship museums, drawing more than one million visitors annually. The Museum's exhibitions feature a former aircraft carrier USS Intrepid designated a National Historic Landmark in 1986, the NASA space shuttle Enterprise (included in 2013 in the National Register of Historic Places), a collection of 27 World War II and Cold War era aircraft, the Cold War era submarine Growler, a British Airways Concorde and a Soyuz TMA-6 spacecraft that traveled from the International Space Station in 2005.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,624,705
   Federated Campaigns $50,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,277,826
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $6,239,544
Total Contributions $9,192,075
   Program Service Revenue $18,631,983
Total Primary Revenue $27,824,058
   Other Revenue $7,102,849
TOTAL REVENUE $34,926,907
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $26,066,190
   Administrative Expenses $6,073,328
   Fundraising Expenses $1,772,277
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $33,911,795
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,015,112
   
Net Assets $74,749,874

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 $21,622,759 83.0%
Education $3,809,893 14.6%
Museum Services $457,107 1.8%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-04 06/01/2016 90.24
 
CN 2.0
2014-04 09/01/2015 90.03
2013-04 07/01/2014 91.45
2012-04 05/01/2013 95.31
2011-04 05/01/2012 95.35
2010-04 09/20/2011 97.33
 
CN 1.0
2010-04 07/01/2011 96.23
2009-04 11/24/2010 85.84
2008-04 08/01/2009 71.45
2007-04 08/01/2008 78.07
2006-04 07/01/2007 94.88
2005-04 07/01/2006 88.41
2004-04 05/01/2005 95.77
2003-04 06/01/2004 84.01
2002-04 04/15/2003 79.75
2001-04 02/05/2003 90.11

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 13-3062419
Name in IRS Master File INTREPID MUSEUM FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code A50
NTEE Classification Museum, Museum Activities
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 September, 1979
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End April
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • April, 2015
  • April, 2014
  • April, 2013
  • April, 2012
  • April, 2011

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$523,394 1.54% Susan Marenoff-Zausner President

The mission of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is to honor our heroes, educate the public and inspire our youth. As an educational and cultural not-for-profit institution, the Museum is dedicated to promoting the awareness and understanding of history, science and service through its collections, exhibitions and programming.

Founded in 1982 and located on the Hudson River in New York City, the Museum is one of the world's most successful historic ship museums, drawing more than one million visitors annually. The Museum's exhibitions feature a former aircraft carrier USS Intrepid designated a National Historic Landmark in 1986, the NASA space shuttle Enterprise (included in 2013 in the National Register of Historic Places), a collection of 27 World War II and Cold War era aircraft, the Cold War era submarine Growler, a British Airways Concorde and a Soyuz TMA-6 spacecraft that traveled from the International Space Station in 2005.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Intrepid Museum Foundation (NY) 90.24
Museum of Photographic Arts (CA) 91.21
International Tennis Hall of Fame (RI) 85.39
Peabody Essex Museum (MA) 87.08
National Music Museum (SD) 89.95

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Charity Contact Info

Intrepid Museum Foundation
One Intrepid Square
West 46th Street & Twelfth Avenue
New York, NY 10036
tel: (646) 381-5271
EIN: 13-3062419

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Board Leadership

Kenneth Fisher & Bruce Mosler
Co-Chairmen of the Board

CEO

Susan Marenoff-Zausner
President

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