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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Public Broadcasting and Media

Northeast Indiana Public Radio

Engaging our community with content that enriches the human experience

three stars

87.93

3204 Clairmont Court P.O. Box 8459
Fort Wayne, IN 46898
tel: (260) 452-1189   Web Site
EIN: 35-1514924

Board Leadership
Lynne Gilmore
Board Chair

CEO
Peter Dominowski
President & General Manager

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.93 three stars
  Financial 83.42 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Northeast Indiana Public Radio is to strengthen the cultural, civic, and social fabric of the communities we serve, and to engage audiences with content that enriches the human experience. We apply our core competencies of reporting and storytelling, our relationship with audiences, and our capacity for innovation to create a place where audiences connect and contribute to a shared understanding of their community, their country, and the world.

- We inform and engage audiences and create dialogue about state and community issues and stories, with accurate reporting that is based on a disciplined methodology for verifying facts and communicating clearly.
- We expand perspectives through exposure to creative and thoughtful individuals, cultural and musical experiences.

The mission of Northeast Indiana Public Radio is to strengthen the cultural, civic, and social fabric of the communities we serve, and to engage audiences with content that enriches the human experience. We apply our core competencies of reporting and storytelling, our relationship with audiences, and our capacity for innovation to create a place where audiences connect and contribute to a shared understanding of their community, their country, and the world.

- We inform and engage audiences and create dialogue about state and community issues and stories, with accurate reporting that is based on a disciplined methodology for verifying facts and communicating clearly.
- We expand perspectives through exposure to creative and thoughtful individuals, cultural and musical experiences.

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Financial

three stars

83.42

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 08/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
61.0%
  Administrative Expenses 22.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.06
  Program Expenses Growth 5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 28.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Northeast Indiana Public Radio on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Northeast Indiana Public Radio on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Northeast Indiana Public Radio (IN) 87.93 three stars
WJCT (FL) 94.22 four stars
Connecticut Public Broadcasting (CT) 89.01 three stars
New Hampshire Public Radio (NH) 90.29 four stars
WXXI Public Broadcasting Council (NY) 88.78 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $223,759
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $641,578
   Fundraising Events $22,114
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $176,540
Total Contributions $1,063,991
   Program Service Revenue $301,017
Total Primary Revenue $1,365,008
   Other Revenue $31,899
TOTAL REVENUE $1,396,907
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $840,888
   Administrative Expenses $219,257
   Fundraising Expenses $235,784
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,295,929
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $100,978
   
Net Assets $1,369,426

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
Production and Programming $743,943 88.5%
Program Information and Promotion $67,286 8.0%
Broadcasting $29,659 3.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 08/01/2020 87.93 three stars
2018-09 10/01/2019 84.19 three stars
2017-09 09/01/2018 82.20 three stars
2016-09 08/01/2017 79.63 two stars
2016-09 07/01/2017 79.23 two stars
2015-09 07/01/2016 78.14 two stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 76.29 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 10/01/2015 86.10 three stars
2013-09 10/01/2014 68.37 one star
2012-09 09/01/2013 73.73 two stars
2011-09 07/01/2012 66.13 one star
2010-09 12/23/2011 65.59 one star
2009-09 09/20/2011 66.79 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 12/22/2010 53.29 zero star
2008-09 11/01/2009 75.96 two stars
2007-09 12/01/2008 83.97 three stars
2006-09 09/01/2007 78.84 two stars
2005-09 07/01/2006 62.64 one star
2004-09 09/01/2005 69.59 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 35-1514924
Name in IRS Master File NORTHEAST INDIANA PUBLIC RADIO INC
NTEE Code A34
NTEE Classification Radio
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (121) Radio or television broadcasting
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 November, 1981
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$88,138 6.80% Peter Dominowski President & General Manager

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Northeast Indiana Public Radio (IN) 87.93 three stars
Louisville Public Media (KY) 93.40 four stars
Florida West Coast Public Broadcasting (FL) 93.56 four stars
WJCT (FL) 94.22 four stars
WGBH Boston (MA) 92.84 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Northeast Indiana Public Radio
3204 Clairmont Court
P.O. Box 8459
Fort Wayne, IN 46898
tel: (260) 452-1189
fax: (260) 452-1188
EIN: 35-1514924

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Board Leadership

Lynne Gilmore
Board Chair

CEO

Peter Dominowski
President & General Manager

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