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The Richard Nixon Foundation

Illuminating and protecting the legacy of the 37th President

four stars

90.46

18001 Yorba Linda Boulevard Yorba Linda, CA 92886
tel: (714) 993-5075   Web Site
EIN: 52-1278303

Board Leadership
James H. Cavanaugh
Chairman

CEO
William H. Baribault
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.46 four stars
  Financial 86.52 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Created in 1983, the Richard Nixon Foundation is an educational institution. Its mission is to illuminate and protect the legacy of the 37th President though its own programs as well as by supporting programs and exhibits at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum in Yorba Linda, California. At the Presidential Library and Museum in Yorba Linda, special free admission days throughout the year encourage community involvement.

Created in 1983, the Richard Nixon Foundation is an educational institution. Its mission is to illuminate and protect the legacy of the 37th President though its own programs as well as by supporting programs and exhibits at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum in Yorba Linda, California. At the Presidential Library and Museum in Yorba Linda, special free admission days throughout the year encourage community involvement.

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Financial

three stars

86.52

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
91.3%
  Administrative Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.76
  Program Expenses Growth 5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Richard Nixon Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Richard Nixon Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Richard Nixon Foundation (CA) 90.46 four stars
National Yiddish Book Center (MA) 85.01 three stars
YIVO Institute for Jewish Research (NY) 94.12 four stars
The Morgan Library & Museum (NY) 87.43 three stars
The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens (CA) 94.70 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,678,836
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $267,919
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,946,755
   Program Service Revenue $497,862
Total Primary Revenue $3,444,617
   Other Revenue $3,497,447
TOTAL REVENUE $6,942,064
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,016,048
   Administrative Expenses $452,459
   Fundraising Expenses $604,340
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,072,847
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-130,783
   
Net Assets $54,692,445

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
Bi-Partisan Lecture Series $322,583 5.4%
Grants and Scholarships $229,891 3.8%
Free Admission Days $35,146 0.6%

Ratings History
The Richard Nixon Foundation has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 06/01/2019 90.46 four stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 91.36 four stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 94.69 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 93.92 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 97.11 four stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 93.17 four stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 89.65 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 91.57 four stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 73.92 two stars
2011-12 12/20/2012 73.31 two stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 68.69 one star
2009-12 09/20/2011 68.99 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 58.79 one star
2008-12 07/01/2010 74.91 two stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 64.18 one star
2006-12 03/01/2008 70.82 two stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 86.49 three stars
2004-12 03/01/2006 86.00 three stars
2003-12 06/01/2005 80.03 three 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 52-1278303
Name in IRS Master File THE RICHARD NIXON FOUNDATION
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (908) Patriotic 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 August, 1983
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$398,282 5.63% William H. Baribault President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Richard Nixon Foundation (CA) 90.46 four stars
The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens (CA) 94.70 four stars
Library Company of Philadelphia (PA) 86.21 three stars
Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute (NY) 90.37 four stars
National Yiddish Book Center (MA) 85.01 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Richard Nixon Foundation
18001 Yorba Linda Boulevard
Yorba Linda, CA 92886
tel: (714) 993-5075
fax: (714) 528-0544
EIN: 52-1278303

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Board Leadership

James H. Cavanaugh
Chairman

CEO

William H. Baribault
President and CEO

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