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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Libraries, Historical Societies and Landmark Preservation

Fort Ticonderoga Association

America's Fort

four stars

93.22

P.O. Box 390 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883
tel: (518) 585-2821   Web Site
EIN: 14-1440924

Board Leadership
Sanford Morhouse
Chairman

CEO
Beth Hill
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.22 four stars
  Financial 93.45 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Fort Ticonderoga is to ensure that present and future generations learn from the struggles, sacrifices, and victories that shaped the nations of North America and changed world history. We serve this mission by preserving and enhancing our historic structures, collections, gardens, and landscapes, and by educating and inspiring the public as it learns about the history of Fort Ticonderoga and the diverse peoples who met here in war and in peace.

The mission of Fort Ticonderoga is to ensure that present and future generations learn from the struggles, sacrifices, and victories that shaped the nations of North America and changed world history. We serve this mission by preserving and enhancing our historic structures, collections, gardens, and landscapes, and by educating and inspiring the public as it learns about the history of Fort Ticonderoga and the diverse peoples who met here in war and in peace.

Financial

four stars

93.45

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
79.6%
  Administrative Expenses 13.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.97
  Program Expenses Growth 17.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Fort Ticonderoga Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Fort Ticonderoga Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Fort Ticonderoga Association (NY) 93.22 four stars
Lakeview Cemetery Foundation (OH) 87.89 three stars
Montpelier Foundation (VA) 86.75 three stars
Preservation Trust of Vermont (VT) 86.19 three stars
American Battlefield Trust (DC) 96.94 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,275,529
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $424,103
Total Contributions $1,699,632
   Program Service Revenue $1,167,390
Total Primary Revenue $2,867,022
   Other Revenue $651,538
TOTAL REVENUE $3,518,560
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,822,932
   Administrative Expenses $475,784
   Fundraising Expenses $133,745
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,432,461
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $86,099
   
Net Assets $8,150,289

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Fort Ticonderoga Association has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 03/01/2018 93.22 four stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 91.39 four stars
2014-12 02/01/2017 91.42 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.53 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 89.66 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 84.57 three stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 89.57 three stars
2011-12 11/06/2012 87.35 three stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 79.21 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 69.74 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 72.75 two stars
2008-12 03/01/2010 75.54 two stars
2007-12 09/01/2008 88.72 three stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 90.12 four stars
2005-12 09/01/2006 92.30 four stars
2004-12 11/01/2005 80.08 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 14-1440924
Name in IRS Master File FORT TICONDEROGA ASSOCIATION INC
NTEE Code A80
NTEE Classification Historical Societies, Related Historical Activities
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (65) Fair
(207) Industry trade shows
(119) Other cultural or historical activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 June, 1951
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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
$182,846 5.32% Beth Hill President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Fort Ticonderoga Association (NY) 93.22 four stars
Archaeological Conservancy (NM) 96.66 four stars
Montpelier Foundation (VA) 86.75 three stars
Historic Columbia (SC) 88.05 three stars
Preservation Trust of Vermont (VT) 86.19 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Fort Ticonderoga Association
P.O. Box 390
100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883
tel: (518) 585-2821
fax: (518) 585-2210
EIN: 14-1440924

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Board Leadership

Sanford Morhouse
Chairman

CEO

Beth Hill
Executive Director

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