Arts, Culture, Humanities : Libraries, Historical Societies and Landmark Preservation

Old Dartmouth Historical Society/New Bedford Whaling Museum

Preserving whaling history

90.75

18 Johnny Cake Hill New Bedford, MA 02740
tel: (508) 997-0046   Web Site
EIN: 04-2104805

Board Leadership
Anthony R. Sapienza
Chair

CEO
Amanda D. McMullen
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.75
  Financial 88.96
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The New Bedford Whaling Museum ignites learning through explorations of art, history, science and culture rooted in the stories of people, the region and an international seaport.

The New Bedford Whaling Museum ignites learning through explorations of art, history, science and culture rooted in the stories of people, the region and an international seaport.

Financial

88.96

Accountability & Transparency

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 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)
78.7%
  Administrative Expenses 13.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.35
  Program Expenses Growth 2.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Old Dartmouth Historical Society/New Bedford Whaling Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Old Dartmouth Historical Society/New Bedford Whaling Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,632,531
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $167,417
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $228,300
Total Contributions $4,028,248
   Program Service Revenue $951,171
Total Primary Revenue $4,979,419
   Other Revenue $1,479,752
TOTAL REVENUE $6,459,171
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,581,263
   Administrative Expenses $752,028
   Fundraising Expenses $361,415
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,694,706
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,764,465
   
Net Assets $31,487,919

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$223,251 4.75% Amanda McMullen President, CEO

Mission

The New Bedford Whaling Museum ignites learning through explorations of art, history, science and culture rooted in the stories of people, the region and an international seaport.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Old Dartmouth Historical Society/New Bedford Whaling Museum (MA) 90.75
Vermont Historical Society (VT) 86.59
Rhode Island Historical Society (RI) 86.90
Humanities Texas (TX) 87.91
Virginia Historical Society (VA) 86.27

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Charity Contact Info

Old Dartmouth Historical Society/New Bedford Whaling Museum
18 Johnny Cake Hill
New Bedford, MA 02740
tel: (508) 997-0046
fax: (508) 997-0018
EIN: 04-2104805

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Board Leadership

Anthony R. Sapienza
Chair

CEO

Amanda D. McMullen
President, CEO