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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Public Broadcasting and Media

WHRO

Improving the civic, educational, and cultural life of the Hampton Roads community

three stars

88.28

5200 Hampton Boulevard Norfolk, VA 23508
tel: (757) 889-9400   Web Site
EIN: 54-0843118

Board Leadership
Randy Webb
Chair

CEO
Bert Schmidt
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.28 three stars
  Financial 85.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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

Financial

three stars

85.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
74.0%
  Administrative Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.26
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.17
  Program Expenses Growth -1.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 22.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WHRO on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WHRO on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
WHRO (VA) 88.28 three stars
Maine Public Broadcasting Network (ME) 92.29 four stars
Capital Public Radio (CA) 87.99 three stars
Prairie Public Broadcasting (ND) 93.83 four stars
Valley Public Radio (CA) 91.51 four stars

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WHRO is dedicated to enhancing the lives of the citizens in the communities it serves by responding to their need to be engaged, educated, entertained and enlightened. We are: a premier provider of products and services for educators and life long learners using the best technology available; a trusted and valued civic space where citizens can explore diverse issues in a thoughtful manner; a financially capable and sustainable organization delivering an excellent return on the community's investment; and a provider of quality programming and services for television and radio audiences.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,273,002
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $3,834,414
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,107,416
   Program Service Revenue $5,166,854
Total Primary Revenue $11,274,270
   Other Revenue $1,590,814
TOTAL REVENUE $12,865,084
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,715,116
   Administrative Expenses $1,724,579
   Fundraising Expenses $1,807,460
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $14,247,155
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,382,071
   
Net Assets $16,590,546

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
Broadcast Content $4,370,008 40.8%
Education $1,953,208 18.2%
Engineering And Technology $1,557,796 14.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 06/01/2017 88.28 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 87.54 three stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 86.61 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.23 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 83.08 three stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 88.24 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 96.81 four stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 87.38 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 83.97 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 05/01/2011 82.74 three stars
2009-06 06/01/2010 91.05 four stars
2008-06 05/01/2009 79.26 two stars
2006-06 09/01/2007 86.57 three stars
2005-06 07/01/2006 77.97 two stars
2004-06 10/01/2005 81.46 three stars
2003-06 05/01/2004 81.30 three stars
2002-06 04/15/2003 79.67 two stars
2001-06 02/05/2003 79.88 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 54-0843118
Name in IRS Master File HAMPTON ROADS EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION 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
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 February, 1969
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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
$221,399 1.55% Bertel Schmidt President & CEO

WHRO is dedicated to enhancing the lives of the citizens in the communities it serves by responding to their need to be engaged, educated, entertained and enlightened. We are: a premier provider of products and services for educators and life long learners using the best technology available; a trusted and valued civic space where citizens can explore diverse issues in a thoughtful manner; a financially capable and sustainable organization delivering an excellent return on the community's investment; and a provider of quality programming and services for television and radio audiences.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
WHRO (VA) 88.28 three stars
WXXI Public Broadcasting Council (NY) 90.89 four stars
Hawaii Public Radio (HI) 93.11 four stars
Prairie Public Broadcasting (ND) 93.83 four stars
Oregon Public Broadcasting (OR) 86.94 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

WHRO
5200 Hampton Boulevard
Norfolk, VA 23508
tel: (757) 889-9400
fax: (757) 489-0007
EIN: 54-0843118

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Board Leadership

Randy Webb
Chair

CEO

Bert Schmidt
President

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