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Museum of the Shenandoah Valley

To preserve and enrich the cultural life and heritage of the Valley

four stars

96.74

901 Amherst Street Winchester, VA 22601
tel: (888) 556-5799   Web Site
EIN: 54-1857973

Board Leadership
W. Blakely Curtis
President

CEO
Dana Hand Evans
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.74 four stars
  Financial 95.39 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Museum of the Shenandoah Valley (MSV) interprets the art, history, and culture of the great valley for which it is named. This regional museum complex in Winchester, Virginia, includes a historic house dating to the eighteenth century, six acres of spectacular gardens, and a museum designed by internationally recognized architect Michael Graves. In addition, MSV maintains the landscape and farmland of all these properties, each of which offers educational programming and exhibitions to its members and visitors.

The Museum of the Shenandoah Valley (MSV) interprets the art, history, and culture of the great valley for which it is named. This regional museum complex in Winchester, Virginia, includes a historic house dating to the eighteenth century, six acres of spectacular gardens, and a museum designed by internationally recognized architect Michael Graves. In addition, MSV maintains the landscape and farmland of all these properties, each of which offers educational programming and exhibitions to its members and visitors.

Financial

four stars

95.39

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
83.8%
  Administrative Expenses 10.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.64
  Program Expenses Growth 3.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Museum of the Shenandoah Valley on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Museum of the Shenandoah Valley on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Museum of the Shenandoah Valley (VA) 96.74 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $723,257
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $101,460
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $3,805,456
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,630,173
   Program Service Revenue $342,017
Total Primary Revenue $4,972,190
   Other Revenue $1,062,982
TOTAL REVENUE $6,035,172
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,680,006
   Administrative Expenses $558,285
   Fundraising Expenses $352,442
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,590,733
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $444,439
   
Net Assets $32,337,565

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
Collection $1,884,263 40.3%
Education, Community & Public Programs $1,615,774 34.5%
Exhibitions $643,098 13.7%

Ratings History
Museum of the Shenandoah Valley has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 07/01/2018 96.74 four stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 95.71 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 92.13 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 04/01/2016 91.97 four stars
2014-06 09/01/2015 95.56 four stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 94.46 four stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 89.71 three stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 78.05 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 82.94 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 89.59 three stars
2008-06 07/01/2009 95.34 four stars
2007-06 06/01/2008 96.22 four stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 96.33 four stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 94.86 four stars
2004-06 09/01/2005 88.06 three stars

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

EIN 54-1857973
Name in IRS Master File GLASS-GLEN BURNIE MUSEUM INC
NTEE Code A51
NTEE Classification Art Museums
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(60) Museum, zoo, planetarium, 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 January, 1998
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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
$137,567 2.46% Dana Hand Evans Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Museum of the Shenandoah Valley (VA) 96.74 four stars
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California State Railroad Museum Foundation (CA) 92.38 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Museum of the Shenandoah Valley
901 Amherst Street
Winchester, VA 22601
tel: (888) 556-5799
fax: (540) 662-8756
EIN: 54-1857973

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Board Leadership

W. Blakely Curtis
President

CEO

Dana Hand Evans
Executive Director

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