Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

Museum of the Shenandoah Valley

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

four stars

94.74

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 94.74 four stars
  Financial 92.57 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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.

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Financial

four stars

92.57

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
82.9%
  Administrative Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.93
  Program Expenses Growth 0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.2%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,836,504
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $124,144
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $5,089,878
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,050,526
   Program Service Revenue $310,029
Total Primary Revenue $7,360,555
   Other Revenue $1,568,426
TOTAL REVENUE $8,928,981
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,616,293
   Administrative Expenses $673,271
   Fundraising Expenses $357,718
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,647,282
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,281,699
   
Net Assets $34,397,292

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$139,758 2.47% Dana Hand Evans Chief Executive Officer

Mission

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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Museum of the Shenandoah Valley (VA) 94.74 four stars
Detroit Historical Society (MI) 90.03 four stars
Genesee Country Village & Museum (NY) 88.06 three stars
Historic New England (MA) 90.54 four stars
Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (MD) 94.91 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