Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

National Civil Rights Museum

Chronicle. Examine. Provoke. Serve.

four stars

91.54

450 Mulberry Street Memphis, TN 38103
tel: (901) 521-9699   Web Site
EIN: 58-1484027

Board Leadership
Herbert Hilliard
Chairman

CEO
Terri Lee Freeman
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.54 four stars
  Financial 90.31 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Located at the Lorraine Motel, the assassination site of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the National Civil Rights Museum chronicles the American civil rights movement, examines today's global civil and human rights issues, provokes thoughtful debate and serves as a catalyst for positive change.

Located at the Lorraine Motel, the assassination site of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the National Civil Rights Museum chronicles the American civil rights movement, examines today's global civil and human rights issues, provokes thoughtful debate and serves as a catalyst for positive change.

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Financial

four stars

90.31

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
75.8%
  Administrative Expenses 18.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.23
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.11
  Program Expenses Growth 12.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Civil Rights Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Civil Rights Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $993,695
   Federated Campaigns $2,606
   Membership Dues $81,348
   Fundraising Events $135,225
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $457,937
Total Contributions $1,670,811
   Program Service Revenue $6,864,705
Total Primary Revenue $8,535,516
   Other Revenue $1,731,706
TOTAL REVENUE $10,267,222
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,222,460
   Administrative Expenses $1,865,349
   Fundraising Expenses $564,782
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,652,591
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-385,369
   
Net Assets $32,961,345

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$279,424 2.62% Terri Lee Freeman President

Mission

Located at the Lorraine Motel, the assassination site of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the National Civil Rights Museum chronicles the American civil rights movement, examines today's global civil and human rights issues, provokes thoughtful debate and serves as a catalyst for positive change.

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National Civil Rights Museum (TN) 91.54 four stars
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The Admiral Nimitz Foundation (TX) 97.88 four stars
Peabody Essex Museum (MA) 88.37 three stars
Intrepid Museum Foundation (NY) 88.55 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

National Civil Rights Museum
450 Mulberry Street
Memphis, TN 38103
tel: (901) 521-9699
fax: (901) 527-1229
EIN: 58-1484027

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Board Leadership

Herbert Hilliard
Chairman

CEO

Terri Lee Freeman
President