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Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii

Honoring our heritage. Embracing our diversity. Sharing our future.

two stars

76.15

2454 South Beretania Street Honolulu, HI 96826
tel: (808) 945-7633   Web Site
EIN: 99-0256147

Board Leadership
Ken Hayashida
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Jacce S. Mikulanec
President, Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 76.15 two stars
  Financial 66.51 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Incorporated in 1987, the mission of the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii (JCCH) is to be a vibrant resource, strengthening our diverse community by educating present and future generations in the evolving Japanese American experience in Hawai'i. We do this through relevant programming, meaningful community service and innovative partnerships that enhance the understanding and celebration of our heritage, culture and love of the land. To guide us in this work we draw from the values found in our Japanese American traditions and the spirit of Aloha.

Incorporated in 1987, the mission of the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii (JCCH) is to be a vibrant resource, strengthening our diverse community by educating present and future generations in the evolving Japanese American experience in Hawai'i. We do this through relevant programming, meaningful community service and innovative partnerships that enhance the understanding and celebration of our heritage, culture and love of the land. To guide us in this work we draw from the values found in our Japanese American traditions and the spirit of Aloha.

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Financial

one star

66.51

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
51.5%
  Administrative Expenses 32.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 12.77
  Program Expenses Growth 3.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii (HI) 76.15 two stars
The Washington Institute for Near East Policy (DC) 91.50 four stars
American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (DC) 87.30 three stars
Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America (MA) 92.33 four stars
Abraham Initiatives (NY) 85.28 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $276,470
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $116,447
   Fundraising Events $286,574
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $256,958
Total Contributions $936,449
   Program Service Revenue $127,043
Total Primary Revenue $1,063,492
   Other Revenue $-349,035
TOTAL REVENUE $714,457
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $669,996
   Administrative Expenses $345,438
   Fundraising Expenses $146,927
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,162,361
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-447,904
   
Net Assets $14,249,211

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
Japanese Cultural Heritage Awareness $664,123 99.1%
Resource Center for Special Collections $3,168 0.5%
Historical and Community Galleries $2,705 0.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 09/03/2019 76.15 two stars
2017-06 12/21/2018 73.50 two stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 75.49 two stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 77.71 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 80.29 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 71.12 two stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 87.02 three stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 85.10 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 89.85 three stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 83.89 three stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 88.18 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/01/2010 84.83 three stars
2008-06 03/01/2010 72.72 two stars
2007-06 12/01/2008 72.04 two stars
2006-06 10/01/2007 76.66 two stars
2005-06 11/01/2006 70.26 two stars
2004-06 09/01/2005 61.67 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 99-0256147
Name in IRS Master File JAPANESE CULTURAL CENTER OF HAWAII
NTEE Code A23
NTEE Classification Cultural, Ethnic Awareness
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
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, 1992
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
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$102,800 8.84% Carole Hayashino President, Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii (HI) 76.15 two stars
Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America (MA) 92.33 four stars
Middle East Institute (DC) 97.05 four stars
American Council on Germany (NY) 95.26 four stars
Abraham Initiatives (NY) 85.28 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii
2454 South Beretania Street
Honolulu, HI 96826
tel: (808) 945-7633
fax: (808) 944-1123
EIN: 99-0256147

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Board Leadership

Ken Hayashida
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Jacce S. Mikulanec
President, Executive Director

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