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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Libraries, Historical Societies and Landmark Preservation

National Trust for Historic Preservation

Save the past, enrich the future.

82.62

2600 Virginia Ave NW Suite 1100 Washington, DC 20037
tel: (202) 588-6000   Web Site
EIN: 53-0210807

Board Leadership
Marita Rivero
Chair

CEO
Stephanie Meeks
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.62
  Financial 75.61
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

75.61

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
78.4%
  Administrative Expenses 9.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.21
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.02
  Program Expenses Growth -2.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Trust for Historic Preservation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Trust for Historic Preservation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Trust for Historic Preservation (DC) 82.62
The American Civil War Center At Historic Tredegar (VA) 92.16
Thomas Jefferson Foundation (VA) 90.44
American Society for Yad Vashem (NY) 85.42
Preservation Virginia (VA) 89.48

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Disabled Veterans' LIFE Memorial Foundation (KY) 86.84
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Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation (NY) 93.32

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The National Trust for Historic Preservation protects significant places representing our diverse cultural experience by taking direct action and inspiring broad public support.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $23,774,289
   Federated Campaigns $44,764
   Membership Dues $1,129,754
   Fundraising Events $431,780
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,011,721
Total Contributions $26,392,308
   Program Service Revenue $5,401,573
Total Primary Revenue $31,793,881
   Other Revenue $18,521,991
TOTAL REVENUE $50,315,872
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $40,065,126
   Administrative Expenses $4,307,769
   Fundraising Expenses $7,731,458
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $52,104,353
   
Payments to Affiliates $830,855
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,788,481
   
Net Assets $294,571,533

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
Historic Sites $19,186,683 47.9%
Preservation Services $12,938,410 32.3%
Historic Preservation Education $5,079,863 12.7%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-06 06/01/2016 82.62
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 04/01/2016 77.04
2014-06 02/01/2016 76.61
2014-06 10/01/2015 75.85
2013-06 08/01/2014 80.24
2011-12 10/01/2013 81.45
2011-12 12/20/2012 81.34
2010-12 03/01/2012 81.48
2009-09 09/20/2011 88.92
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 02/01/2011 76.54
2008-09 02/01/2010 73.52
2007-09 02/01/2009 73.67
2006-09 04/01/2008 83.22
2005-09 09/01/2006 77.15
2004-09 11/01/2005 93.49
2003-09 10/01/2004 83.81
2002-09 08/01/2003 85.82
2001-09 10/15/2002 78.69
2000-09 04/15/2002 90.44

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

EIN 53-0210807
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL TRUST FOR HISTORIC PRESERVATION IN THE UNITED STATES
NTEE Code A80
NTEE Classification Historical Societies, Related Historical Activities
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (62) Historical site, records or reenactment
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 May, 1950
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, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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
$426,891 0.81% Stephanie Meeks President and Chief Executive Officer

The National Trust for Historic Preservation protects significant places representing our diverse cultural experience by taking direct action and inspiring broad public support.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Trust for Historic Preservation (DC) 82.62
Connecticut Landmarks (CT) 88.10
The American Civil War Center At Historic Tredegar (VA) 92.16
Crow Canyon Archaeological Center (CO) 88.64
Archaeological Conservancy (NM) 96.31

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National Trust for Historic Preservation (DC) 82.62
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Disabled Veterans' LIFE Memorial Foundation (KY) 86.84
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Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation (NY) 93.32

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Charity Contact Info

National Trust for Historic Preservation
2600 Virginia Ave NW Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20037
tel: (202) 588-6000
fax: (202) 588-6038
EIN: 53-0210807

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Board Leadership

Marita Rivero
Chair

CEO

Stephanie Meeks
President, CEO


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