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Boca Raton Museum of Art

Minutes from the beach. Miles from conventional.

86.60

501 Plaza Real Mizner Park
Boca Raton, FL 33432
tel: (561) 392-2500   Web Site
EIN: 59-6019851

Board Leadership
Jody Harrison Grass
Chair

CEO
Irvin Lippman
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.60
  Financial 88.44
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

With roots back to the late 1940s, the mission of the Boca Raton Museum of Art is to enhance the appreciation and understanding of the visual arts by enriching the lives of visitors to and residents of our diverse community through the acquisition and maintenance of a permanent collection from antiquity to the present reflecting the art of world cultures, and the presentation of high quality and varied exhibitions with related educational programs and special events. The Museum further contributes to this learning process by providing hands-on instruction at its Studio School, which offers fine art, craft and interdisciplinary classes, workshops and summer camp for children.

With roots back to the late 1940s, the mission of the Boca Raton Museum of Art is to enhance the appreciation and understanding of the visual arts by enriching the lives of visitors to and residents of our diverse community through the acquisition and maintenance of a permanent collection from antiquity to the present reflecting the art of world cultures, and the presentation of high quality and varied exhibitions with related educational programs and special events. The Museum further contributes to this learning process by providing hands-on instruction at its Studio School, which offers fine art, craft and interdisciplinary classes, workshops and summer camp for children.

Financial

88.44

Accountability & Transparency

85.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
68.9%
  Administrative Expenses 17.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.48
  Program Expenses Growth 5.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boca Raton Museum of Art on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boca Raton Museum of Art on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boca Raton Museum of Art (FL) 86.60
McNay Art Museum (TX) 92.75
National Museum of Women in the Arts (DC) 89.36
Albany Institute of History & Art (NY) 86.42
National Museum of Wildlife Art (WY) 85.84

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,107,687
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $39,018
   Fundraising Events $313,937
   Related Organizations $272,406
   Government Grants $386,903
Total Contributions $5,119,951
   Program Service Revenue $1,398,953
Total Primary Revenue $6,518,904
   Other Revenue $577,705
TOTAL REVENUE $7,096,609
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,145,501
   Administrative Expenses $966,500
   Fundraising Expenses $893,852
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,005,853
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,090,756
   
Net Assets $19,962,322

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
Curatorial and Exhibits $2,194,003 52.9%
Art School $1,406,313 33.9%
Educational Programs $545,185 13.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-09 12/23/2020 86.60
2018-09 12/01/2019 86.28
2017-09 05/01/2019 85.90
2016-04 12/22/2017 81.96
2015-04 08/01/2016 78.03
2014-04 06/01/2016 76.48
 
CN 2.0
2014-04 10/01/2015 71.33
2013-04 07/01/2014 79.69
2012-04 05/01/2013 82.94
2011-04 06/01/2012 83.51
2010-04 09/20/2011 83.45
 
CN 1.0
2010-04 07/01/2011 81.24
2009-04 11/24/2010 84.95
2008-04 06/01/2009 90.58
2007-04 09/01/2008 87.02
2006-04 06/01/2007 84.35
2005-04 06/01/2006 54.68
2004-04 05/01/2005 66.76
2003-04 08/01/2004 69.39
2002-04 04/01/2004 65.99

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

EIN 59-6019851
Name in IRS Master File BOCA RATON MUSEUM OF ART INC
NTEE Code A51
NTEE Classification Art Museums
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 that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 December, 1955
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • April, 2016
  • April, 2015
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$216,931 3.61% Irvin Lippman Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boca Raton Museum of Art (FL) 86.60
Salvador Dalí Museum (FL) 85.39
National Museum of Wildlife Art (WY) 85.84
Woodmere Art Museum (PA) 92.12
San Jose Museum of Art (CA) 93.25

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Charity Contact Info

Boca Raton Museum of Art
501 Plaza Real
Mizner Park
Boca Raton, FL 33432
tel: (561) 392-2500
EIN: 59-6019851

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Board Leadership

Jody Harrison Grass
Chair

CEO

Irvin Lippman
Executive Director

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