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Koahnic Broadcast Corporation

The leader in bringing Native voices to Alaska and the nation

three stars

89.86

3600 San Jeronimo Drive Suite 480
Anchorage, AK 99508
tel: (888) 278-5622   Web Site
EIN: 92-0139738

Board Leadership
Ricardo Lopez
Chairman

CEO
Jaclyn Sallee
President, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.86 three stars
  Financial 90.82 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Koahnic Broadcast Corporation (KBC) is an Alaska Native governed and operated media center located in Anchorage, Alaska. "Koahnic" is an Athabascan word in the Ahtna dialect meaning "live air." The mission of KBC is to be the leader in bringing Native voices to Alaska and the nation. KBC pursues its mission through operation of three projects: National Programming, including Native-oriented programming for the entire public radio system; Koahnic Training Center, which provides workshops, youth programs, and internships to increase the number of Native people employed in media fields; and KNBA 90.3 FM, the first Native radio station located in an urban market.

Koahnic Broadcast Corporation (KBC) is an Alaska Native governed and operated media center located in Anchorage, Alaska. "Koahnic" is an Athabascan word in the Ahtna dialect meaning "live air." The mission of KBC is to be the leader in bringing Native voices to Alaska and the nation. KBC pursues its mission through operation of three projects: National Programming, including Native-oriented programming for the entire public radio system; Koahnic Training Center, which provides workshops, youth programs, and internships to increase the number of Native people employed in media fields; and KNBA 90.3 FM, the first Native radio station located in an urban market.

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Financial

four stars

90.82

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
73.6%
  Administrative Expenses 19.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.33
  Program Expenses Growth 6.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Koahnic Broadcast Corporation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Koahnic Broadcast Corporation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Koahnic Broadcast Corporation (AK) 89.86 three stars
Minnesota Public Radio | American Public Media (MN) 90.32 four stars
From the Top (MA) 91.37 four stars
StoryCorps (NY) 94.93 four stars
Brave New Films (CA) 87.67 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $337,233
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $180,438
   Fundraising Events $106,500
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $945,157
Total Contributions $1,569,328
   Program Service Revenue $844,672
Total Primary Revenue $2,414,000
   Other Revenue $169,442
TOTAL REVENUE $2,583,442
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,902,546
   Administrative Expenses $456,307
   Fundraising Expenses $199,738
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,558,591
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $24,851
   
Net Assets $3,282,661

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
National Public Radio Programming $1,245,914 65.5%
Broadcasting $656,632 34.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 03/01/2018 89.86 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 85.85 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 86.56 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 82.91 three stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 78.66 two stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 80.22 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 76.88 two stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 80.57 three stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 87.97 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 02/01/2011 86.75 three stars
2008-06 03/01/2010 86.31 three stars
2007-06 12/01/2008 87.29 three stars
2006-06 10/01/2007 92.76 four stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 71.91 two stars
2004-06 09/01/2005 66.47 one star

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

EIN 92-0139738
Name in IRS Master File KOAHNIC BROADCAST CORPORATION
NTEE Code A30
NTEE Classification Media, Communications Organizations
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
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 July, 1993
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$130,591 5.10% Jaclyn Sallee President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Koahnic Broadcast Corporation (AK) 89.86 three stars
Center for Asian American Media (CA) 89.48 three stars
From the Top (MA) 91.37 four stars
American Documentary (NY) 91.47 four stars
StoryCorps (NY) 94.93 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Koahnic Broadcast Corporation
3600 San Jeronimo Drive
Suite 480
Anchorage, AK 99508
tel: (888) 278-5622
fax: (907) 793-3536
EIN: 92-0139738

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Board Leadership

Ricardo Lopez
Chairman

CEO

Jaclyn Sallee
President, CEO

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