Arts, Culture, Humanities : Public Broadcasting and Media

Center for Asian American Media

Presenting stories that convey the richness and diversity of Asian American experiences

94.34

145 Ninth Street Suite 350
San Francisco, CA 94103
tel: (415) 863-0814   Web Site
EIN: 94-2801493

Board Leadership
Dipti Ghosh & Vincent Pan
Board Co-Chairs

CEO
Stephen Gong
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.34
  Financial 100.00
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to presenting stories that convey the richness and diversity of Asian American experiences to the broadest audience possible. We do this by funding, producing, distributing and exhibiting works in film, television and digital media. For 40 years, CAAM has exposed audiences to new voices and communities, advancing our collective understanding of the American experience through programs specifically designed to engage the Asian American community and the public at large.

The Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to presenting stories that convey the richness and diversity of Asian American experiences to the broadest audience possible. We do this by funding, producing, distributing and exhibiting works in film, television and digital media. For 40 years, CAAM has exposed audiences to new voices and communities, advancing our collective understanding of the American experience through programs specifically designed to engage the Asian American community and the public at large.

Financial

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

92.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 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)
83.1%
  Administrative Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.31
  Program Expenses Growth 8.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Center for Asian American Media on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Center for Asian American Media on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,981,116
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $100,000
Total Contributions $2,081,116
   Program Service Revenue $383,528
Total Primary Revenue $2,464,644
   Other Revenue $13,858
TOTAL REVENUE $2,478,502
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,132,828
   Administrative Expenses $198,127
   Fundraising Expenses $242,531
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,573,486
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-94,984
   
Net Assets $3,598,180

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$107,350 4.17% Stephen Gong Executive Director

Mission

The Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to presenting stories that convey the richness and diversity of Asian American experiences to the broadest audience possible. We do this by funding, producing, distributing and exhibiting works in film, television and digital media. For 40 years, CAAM has exposed audiences to new voices and communities, advancing our collective understanding of the American experience through programs specifically designed to engage the Asian American community and the public at large.

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Charity Contact Info

Center for Asian American Media
145 Ninth Street
Suite 350
San Francisco, CA 94103
tel: (415) 863-0814
fax: (415) 863-7428
EIN: 94-2801493

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Board Leadership

Dipti Ghosh & Vincent Pan
Board Co-Chairs

CEO

Stephen Gong
Executive Director