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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Public Broadcasting and Media

Nine Network of Public Media

Broadcasting educational and informative programs to the Missouri - Illinois bi-state region

three stars

88.20

3655 Olive Street St. Louis, MO 63108
tel: (314) 512-9000   Web Site
EIN: 43-0685345

Board Leadership
David Steward II
Chair

CEO
John (Jack) Galmiche III
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.20 three stars
  Financial 83.32 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

On air since 1954, KETC provides trusted independent media and gives voice and vision to a democratic society. KETC engages and entertains the community with the diversity of ideas, issues, discourse and experiences that inform our present, guide our future and illuminate a wider world. We provide quality content because it strengthens civic life. We remain independent because we believe it is the basis of trust. We are committed to engagement because it fosters a healthy community. We believe in making our content easily accessible, because the more people we engage, the greater our value becomes. We work to bring St. Louis together as we connect our region to the world and the world to St. Louis.

On air since 1954, KETC provides trusted independent media and gives voice and vision to a democratic society. KETC engages and entertains the community with the diversity of ideas, issues, discourse and experiences that inform our present, guide our future and illuminate a wider world. We provide quality content because it strengthens civic life. We remain independent because we believe it is the basis of trust. We are committed to engagement because it fosters a healthy community. We believe in making our content easily accessible, because the more people we engage, the greater our value becomes. We work to bring St. Louis together as we connect our region to the world and the world to St. Louis.

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Financial

three stars

83.32

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
67.8%
  Administrative Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 21.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.26
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.44
  Program Expenses Growth 2.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Nine Network of Public Media on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Nine Network of Public Media on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Nine Network of Public Media (MO) 88.20 three stars
Friends of KSPS (WA) 91.88 four stars
Radio Milwaukee (WI) 87.30 three stars
KCBX (CA) 91.26 four stars
KUOW Puget Sound Public Radio (WA) 93.31 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,393,705
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $645,595
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,742,983
Total Contributions $9,782,283
   Program Service Revenue $9,134
Total Primary Revenue $9,791,417
   Other Revenue $1,387,389
TOTAL REVENUE $11,178,806
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,278,181
   Administrative Expenses $1,097,046
   Fundraising Expenses $2,201,472
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,576,699
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,602,107
   
Net Assets $15,077,615

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
Broadcasting and Programming $2,460,647 39.2%
Community Engagement and Education $1,558,813 24.8%
Production $1,248,474 19.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 11/01/2018 88.20 three stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 90.81 four stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 90.09 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 89.69 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 86.07 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 90.63 four stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 83.40 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 84.96 three stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 91.82 four stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 86.10 three stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 89.69 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 89.11 three stars
2008-06 09/01/2009 80.14 three stars
2007-06 09/01/2008 64.45 one star
2005-06 07/01/2006 66.52 one star
2004-06 07/01/2005 64.85 one star
2002-06 08/01/2003 66.15 one star
2001-06 02/05/2003 67.56 one star

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

EIN 43-0685345
Name in IRS Master File ST LOUIS REGIONAL PUBLIC MEDIA INC
NTEE Code A32
NTEE Classification Television
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(120) Publishing 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 June, 1955
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$315,986 3.29% John Galmiche III President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Nine Network of Public Media (MO) 88.20 three stars
Pittsburgh Community Broadcasting Corporation (PA) 94.18 four stars
KCBX (CA) 91.26 four stars
KNPB (NV) 89.18 three stars
Vermont PBS (VT) 92.26 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Nine Network of Public Media
3655 Olive Street
St. Louis, MO 63108
tel: (314) 512-9000
fax: (314) 512-9005
EIN: 43-0685345

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Board Leadership

David Steward II
Chair

CEO

John (Jack) Galmiche III
President and CEO

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