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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

Museum of Latin American Art

Educating the public about contemporary Latin American fine art

80.76

628 Alamitos Avenue Long Beach, CA 90802
tel: (562) 437-1689   Web Site
EIN: 33-0786070

Board Leadership
Mike Deovlet & Robert N. Braun
Co-Chairmen

CEO
Lourdes I. Ramos-Rivas
President, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.76
  Financial 73.10
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Museum of Latin American Art's mission is to educate the public about contemporary Latin American fine art created by artists who have lived and worked in Latin America since World War II, through the presentation of a significant permanent collection, dynamic exhibitions and related cultural and educational programs. Founded by Dr. Robert Gumbiner in November 1996, it is the only museum in the western United States that exclusively features contemporary Latin American art. Through the utilization of its permanent collection, traveling exhibitions, and programs, the Museum educates a diverse Southern California audience about contemporary Latin American art.

The Museum of Latin American Art's mission is to educate the public about contemporary Latin American fine art created by artists who have lived and worked in Latin America since World War II, through the presentation of a significant permanent collection, dynamic exhibitions and related cultural and educational programs. Founded by Dr. Robert Gumbiner in November 1996, it is the only museum in the western United States that exclusively features contemporary Latin American art. Through the utilization of its permanent collection, traveling exhibitions, and programs, the Museum educates a diverse Southern California audience about contemporary Latin American art.

Financial

73.10

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2021 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)
61.5%
  Administrative Expenses 24.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.38
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.19
  Program Expenses Growth -0.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Museum of Latin American Art on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Museum of Latin American Art on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Museum of Latin American Art (CA) 80.76
Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art (IN) 87.63
Woodmere Art Museum (PA) 92.12
National Museum of Women in the Arts (DC) 88.73
The Parrish Art Museum (NY) 85.69

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $381,002
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $82,884
   Fundraising Events $76,758
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $150,000
Total Contributions $690,644
   Program Service Revenue $396,194
Total Primary Revenue $1,086,838
   Other Revenue $688,866
TOTAL REVENUE $1,775,704
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,329,935
   Administrative Expenses $1,048,168
   Fundraising Expenses $293,600
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,671,703
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,895,999
   
Net Assets $40,360,044

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
Collections and Display $2,320,277 99.6%
Educational Events $9,658 0.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 10/01/2021 80.76
2019-12 09/01/2021 80.81
2018-12 05/01/2020 81.43
2017-12 05/01/2019 81.92
2016-12 06/01/2018 88.18
2015-12 06/01/2017 86.98
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.45
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 80.90
2013-12 07/01/2015 76.27
2012-12 05/01/2014 79.31
2011-12 04/01/2013 88.28
2010-12 04/01/2012 85.82
2009-12 09/20/2011 88.79
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 94.91
2008-12 06/01/2010 86.46
2007-12 05/01/2009 87.42
2006-12 03/01/2008 81.91
2005-12 02/01/2007 85.72
2004-12 02/01/2006 88.32
2003-12 08/01/2005 81.09

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

EIN 33-0786070
Name in IRS Master File MUSEUM OF LATIN AMERICA ART
NTEE Code A50
NTEE Classification Museum, Museum Activities
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 February, 1999
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$221,652 6.03% Lourdes Ramos-Rivas President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Museum of Latin American Art (CA) 80.76
Salvador Dalí Museum (FL) 85.39
Woodmere Art Museum (PA) 92.12
Albany Institute of History & Art (NY) 86.42
National Museum of Wildlife Art (WY) 87.20

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Charity Contact Info

Museum of Latin American Art
628 Alamitos Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90802
tel: (562) 437-1689
fax: (562) 216-4190
EIN: 33-0786070

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Board Leadership

Mike Deovlet & Robert N. Braun
Co-Chairmen

CEO

Lourdes I. Ramos-Rivas
President, CEO

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