Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

Japanese American National Museum

Promoting understanding and appreciation of America's ethnic and cultural diversity

three stars

85.84

100 North Central Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90012
tel: (213) 830-5646   Web Site
EIN: 95-3966024

Board Leadership
Norman Y. Mineta
Chair

CEO
Ann Burroughs
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.84 three stars
  Financial 81.24 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Japanese American National Museum (JANM) is the largest museum in the United States dedicated to sharing the experience of Americans of Japanese ancestry. JANM's mission is to promote understanding and appreciation of America's ethnic and cultural diversity by sharing the Japanese American experience. Through its comprehensive collection of Japanese American objects, images and documents, as well as multi-faceted exhibitions, educational programs, documentaries and publications, the National Museum shares the Japanese American story with a national and international audience.

The Japanese American National Museum (JANM) is the largest museum in the United States dedicated to sharing the experience of Americans of Japanese ancestry. JANM's mission is to promote understanding and appreciation of America's ethnic and cultural diversity by sharing the Japanese American experience. Through its comprehensive collection of Japanese American objects, images and documents, as well as multi-faceted exhibitions, educational programs, documentaries and publications, the National Museum shares the Japanese American story with a national and international audience.

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Financial

three stars

81.24

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
69.1%
  Administrative Expenses 19.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.26
  Program Expenses Growth 3.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Japanese American National Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Japanese American National Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,906,092
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $727,939
   Fundraising Events $657,935
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,291,966
   Program Service Revenue $275,339
Total Primary Revenue $5,567,305
   Other Revenue $1,726,535
TOTAL REVENUE $7,293,840
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,129,079
   Administrative Expenses $1,603,156
   Fundraising Expenses $808,005
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,540,240
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-246,400
   
Net Assets $45,938,844

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$181,442 2.40% Natalie A. Burroughs President, CEO

Mission

The Japanese American National Museum (JANM) is the largest museum in the United States dedicated to sharing the experience of Americans of Japanese ancestry. JANM's mission is to promote understanding and appreciation of America's ethnic and cultural diversity by sharing the Japanese American experience. Through its comprehensive collection of Japanese American objects, images and documents, as well as multi-faceted exhibitions, educational programs, documentaries and publications, the National Museum shares the Japanese American story with a national and international audience.

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Charity Contact Info

Japanese American National Museum
100 North Central Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012
tel: (213) 830-5646
fax: (213) 625-1770
EIN: 95-3966024

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Board Leadership

Norman Y. Mineta
Chair

CEO

Ann Burroughs
President, CEO