WENDELL GILLEY MUSEUM OF BIRD CARVING

Address
PO BOX 254
SOUTHWEST HARBOR, ME 04679
Contact
Website: http://www.wendellgilleymuseum.org
Phone: +1 (207) 244-7555
Nonprofit
NTEE: A51 - Art Museums
EIN: 01-0368574

Mission

THE WENDELL GILLEY MUSEUM IS A COMMUNITY CENTER THAT CELEBRATES THE LIFE AND WORK OF WENDELL GILLEY, A PIONEER IN THE FIELD OF DECORATIVE BIRD CARVING. IT TEACHES THE ART OF BIRD CARVING AND PRESENTS ART EXHIBITIONS AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS WITH A SPECIAL FOCUS ON PEOPLE, NATURE AND ART. THE MUSEUM ENDEAVORS TO INSPIRE APPRECIATION OF THE VISUAL ARTS, ENGAGEMENT IN ARTISTIC CREATIVITY, AND RESPECT AND CARE FOR THE NATURAL WORLD.
 20172016201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1980
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Number of employees75554
Number of people compensated >$100k 0000
Number of volunteers3535353030
Number of highly compensated contractors 0000
Personnel
Brewer, Michael
TitleTRUSTEE    
Name of key/compensated personMICHAEL BREWER    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Brewster, Antoinette
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE  
Name of key/compensated personANTOINETTE BREWSTERANTOINETTE BREWSTERANTOINETTE BREWSTER  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Briggs, Kate
Title TRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person KATE HALLE BRIGGSKATE HALLE BRIGGSKATE HALLE BRIGGSKATE HALLE BRIGGS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Collins, Karen
TitleTRUSTEE    
Name of key/compensated personKAREN COLLINS    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Dawson, Nancy
TitleTRUSTEE    
Name of key/compensated personNANCY DAWSON    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Dutra, Jeff
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personJEFF DUTRAJEFF DUTRAJEFF DUTRAJEFF DUTRAJEFF DUTRA
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Haertel, Paul
TitleVICE PRESIDE  EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENTEXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated personPAUL F HAERTEL  PAUL F HAERTELPAUL F HAERTEL
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org3.00  3.003.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  $0.00$0.00
Hoagland, Eleanor
TitleTREASURERTREASURERTREASURERTREASURERTREASURER
Name of key/compensated personELEANOR TM HOAGLANDELEANOR TM HOAGLANDELEANOR TM HOAGLANDELEANOR TM HOAGLANDELEANOR TM HOAGLAND
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org3.003.003.003.003.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Hoagland, Nicholas
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE 
Name of key/compensated personNICHOLAS HOAGLANDNICHOLAS HOAGLANDNICHOLAS HOAGLANDNICHOLAS HOAGLAND 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Kelley, Margaret
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE  
Name of key/compensated personMARGARET KELLEYMARGARET KELLEYMARGARET KELLEY  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Kimball, Lydia
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE TRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personLYDIA KIMBALLLYDIA KIMBALLLYDIA KIMBALL LYDIA KIMBALL
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue True
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00 1.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Ledbetter, Jack
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personJACK LEDBETTERJACK LEDBETTERJACK LEDBETTERJACK LEDBETTERJACK LEDBETTER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Little, Carl
Title    TRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person    CARL LITTLE
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    1.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Morris, Cuyler
Title    TRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person    CUYLER MORRIS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    1.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Musetti, Michael
TitleTRUSTEEVICE PRESIDENTVICE PRESIDENTVICE PRESIDENTVICE PRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated personMICHAEL MUSETTIMICHAEL MUSETTIMICHAEL MUSETTIMICHAEL MUSETTIMICHAEL MUSETTI
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.003.003.003.003.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Samek, Marthann
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE  
Name of key/compensated personMARTHANN SAMEKMARTHANN SAMEKMARTHANN SAMEK  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Samek, Martie
Title   TRUSTEE 
Name of key/compensated person   MARTIE SAMEK 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Average hours per week working for org   1.00 
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00 
Spaulding, Jill
Title TRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person JILL HINCKLEY SPAULDINGJILL HINCKLEY SPAULDINGJILL HINCKLEY SPAULDINGJILL HINCKLEY SPAULDING
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Templeton, Tad
TitlePRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated personTAD TEMPLETONTAD TEMPLETONTAD TEMPLETONTAD TEMPLETONTAD TEMPLETON
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org3.003.003.003.003.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Vermylen, Robin
TitleSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARY
Name of key/compensated personROBIN VERMYLENROBIN VERMYLENROBIN VERMYLENROBIN VERMYLENROBIN VERMYLEN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org3.003.003.003.003.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
van Heerden, Christian
TitleTRUSTEE    
Name of key/compensated personCHRISTIAN VAN HEERDEN    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTHE WENDELL GILLEY MUSEUM IS A COMMUNITY CENTER THAT CELEBRATES THE LIFE AND WORK OF WENDELL GILLEY, A PIONEER IN THE FIELD OF DECORATIVE BIRD CARVING. IT TEACHES THE ART OF BIRD CARVING AND PRESENTS ART EXHIBITIONS AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS WITH A SPECIAL FOCUS ON PEOPLE, NATURE AND ART. THE MUSEUM ENDEAVORS TO INSPIRE APPRECIATION OF THE VISUAL ARTS, ENGAGEMENT IN ARTISTIC CREATIVITY, AND RESPECT AND CARE FOR THE NATURAL WORLD.THE WENDELL GILLEY MUSEUM IS A COMMUNITY CENTER THAT CELEBRATES THE LIFE AND WORK OF WENDELL GILLEY, A PIONEER IN THE FIELD OF DECORATIVE BIRD CARVING. IT TEACHES THE ART OF BIRD CARVING AND PRESENTS ART EXHIBITIONS AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS WITH A SPECIAL FOCUS ON PEOPLE, NATURE AND ART. THE MUSEUM ENDEAVORS TO INSPIRE APPRECIATION OF THE VISUAL ARTS, ENGAGEMENT IN ARTISTIC CREATIVITY, AND RESPECT AND CARE FOR THE NATURAL WORLD.THE WENDELL GILLEY MUSEUM IS A COMMUNITY CENTER THAT CELEBRATES THE LIFE AND WORK OF WENDELL GILLEY, A PIONEER IN THE FIELD OF DECORATIVE BIRD CARVING. IT TEACHES THE ART OF BIRD CARVING AND PRESENTS ART EXHIBITIONS AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS WITH A SPECIAL FOCUS ON PEOPLE, NATURE AND ART. THE MUSEUM ENDEAVORS TO INSPIRE APPRECIATION OF THE VISUAL ARTS, ENGAGEMENT IN ARTISTIC CREATIVITY, AND RESPECT AND CARE FOR THE NATURAL WORLD.THE WENDELL GILLEY MUSEUM IS A COMMUNITY CENTER THAT CELEBRATES THE LIFE AND WORK OF WENDELL GILLEY, A PIONEER IN THE FIELD OF DECORATIVE BIRD CARVING. IT TEACHES THE ART OF BIRD CARVING AND PRESENTS ART EXHIBITIONS AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS WITH A SPECIAL FOCUS ON PEOPLE, NATURE AND ART. THE MUSEUM ENDEAVORS TO INSPIRE APPRECIATION OF THE VISUAL ARTS, ENGAGEMENT IN ARTISTIC CREATIVITY, AND RESPECT AND CARE FOR THE NATURAL WORLD.THE WENDELL GILLEY MUSEUM IS A COMMUNITY CENTER THAT CELEBRATES THE LIFE AND WORK OF WENDELL GILLEY, A PIONEER IN THE FIELD OF DECORATIVE BIRD CARVING. IT TEACHES THE ART OF BIRD CARVING AND PRESENTS ART EXHIBITIONS AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS WITH A SPECIAL FOCUS ON PEOPLE, NATURE AND ART. THE MUSEUM ENDEAVORS TO INSPIRE APPRECIATION OF THE VISUAL ARTS, ENGAGEMENT IN ARTISTIC CREATIVITY, AND RESPECT AND CARE FOR THE NATURAL WORLD.
Program service expenses, total$277,005.00$196,572.00$177,849.00$202,637.00$197,453.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
ART EXHIBITIONS - THE WENDELL GILLEY MUSEUM HAS REGULAR GALLERY HOURS MAY THROUGH MID-DECEMBER AND YEAR-ROUND TOURS FOR GROUPS. EVERY YEAR, IN ADDITION TO ROTATING EXHIBITIONS DRAWN FROM THE GROWING PERMANENT COLLECTION , THE MUSEUM MOUNTS AT LEAST ONE MAJOR, TEMPORARY EXHIBITION BRINGING ARTIFACTS FROM OTHER MUSEUMS AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS TO SOUTHWEST HARBOR. SEVERAL FREE ADMISSION DAYS ARE HOSTED ANNUALY BY THE MUSEUM TO ENCOURAGE ATTENDANCE REGARDLESS OF ECONOMIC MEANS. IN ADDITION, ADMISSIONS FEES HAVE BEEN KEPT DOWN AND A LOW-COST MEMBERSHIP OPTION IS OFFERED AS WELL FOR THOSE WISHING TO PARTICIPATE IN PROGRAMS.
Program expenses$100,281.00$67,254.00$65,964.00$69,150.00$72,428.00
Program revenue$11,766.00$8,609.00$11,580.00$8,643.00$10,820.00
Program descriptionART EXHIBITIONS - THE WENDELL GILLEY MUSEUM HAS REGULAR GALLERY HOURS MAY THROUGH MID-DECEMBER AND YEAR-ROUND TOURS FOR GROUPS. EVERY YEAR, IN ADDITION TO ROTATING EXHIBITIONS DRAWN FROM THE GROWING PERMANENT COLLECTION , THE MUSEUM MOUNTS AT LEAST ONE MAJOR, TEMPORARY EXHIBITION BRINGING ARTIFACTS FROM OTHER MUSEUMS AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS TO SOUTHWEST HARBOR. SEVERAL FREE ADMISSION DAYS ARE HOSTED ANNUALY BY THE MUSEUM TO ENCOURAGE ATTENDANCE REGARDLESS OF ECONOMIC MEANS. IN ADDITION, ADMISSIONS FEES HAVE BEEN KEPT DOWN AND A LOW-COST MEMBERSHIP OPTION IS OFFERED AS WELL FOR THOSE WISHING TO PARTICIPATE IN PROGRAMS.ART EXHIBITIONS - THE WENDELL GILLEY MUSEUM HAS REGULAR GALLERY HOURS MAY THROUGH MID-DECEMBER AND YEAR-ROUND TOURS FOR GROUPS. EVERY YEAR, IN ADDITION TO ROTATING EXHIBITIONS DRAWN FROM THE GROWING PERMANENT COLLECTION , THE MUSEUM MOUNTS AT LEAST ONE MAJOR, TEMPORARY EXHIBITION BRINGING ARTIFACTS FROM OTHER MUSEUMS AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS TO SOUTHWEST HARBOR. SEVERAL FREE ADMISSION DAYS ARE HOSTED ANNUALY BY THE MUSEUM TO ENCOURAGE ATTENDANCE REGARDLESS OF ECONOMIC MEANS. IN ADDITION, ADMISSIONS FEES HAVE BEEN KEPT DOWN AND A LOW-COST MEMBERSHIP OPTION IS OFFERED AS WELL FOR THOSE WISHING TO PARTICIPATE IN PROGRAMS.ART EXHIBITIONS - THE WENDELL GILLEY MUSEUM HAS REGULAR GALLERY HOURS MAY THROUGH MID-DECEMBER AND YEAR-ROUND TOURS FOR GROUPS. EVERY YEAR, IN ADDITION TO ROTATING EXHIBITIONS DRAWN FROM THE GROWING PERMANENT COLLECTION , THE MUSEUM MOUNTS AT LEAST ONE MAJOR, TEMPORARY EXHIBITION BRINGING ARTIFACTS FROM OTHER MUSEUMS AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS TO SOUTHWEST HARBOR. SEVERAL FREE ADMISSION DAYS ARE HOSTED ANNUALY BY THE MUSEUM TO ENCOURAGE ATTENDANCE REGARDLESS OF ECONOMIC MEANS. IN ADDITION, ADMISSIONS FEES HAVE BEEN KEPT DOWN AND A LOW-COST MEMBERSHIP OPTION IS OFFERED AS WELL FOR THOSE WISHING TO PARTICIPATE IN PROGRAMS.ART EXHIBITIONS - THE WENDELL GILLEY MUSEUM HAS REGULAR GALLERY HOURS MAY THROUGH MID-DECEMBER AND YEAR-ROUND TOURS FOR GROUPS. EVERY YEAR, IN ADDITION TO ROTATING EXHIBITIONS DRAWN FROM THE GROWING PERMANENT COLLECTION , THE MUSEUM MOUNTS AT LEAST ONE MAJOR, TEMPORARY EXHIBITION BRINGING ARTIFACTS FROM OTHER MUSEUMS AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS TO SOUTHWEST HARBOR. SEVERAL FREE ADMISSION DAYS ARE HOSTED ANNUALY BY THE MUSEUM TO ENCOURAGE ATTENDANCE REGARDLESS OF ECONOMIC MEANS. IN ADDITION, ADMISSIONS FEES HAVE BEEN KEPT DOWN AND A LOW-COST MEMBERSHIP OPTION IS OFFERED AS WELL FOR THOSE WISHING TO PARTICIPATE IN PROGRAMS.ART EXHIBITIONS - THE WENDELL GILLEY MUSEUM HAS REGULAR GALLERY HOURS MAY THROUGH MID-DECEMBER AND YEAR-ROUND TOURS FOR GROUPS. EVERY YEAR, IN ADDITION TO ROTATING EXHIBITIONS DRAWN FROM THE GROWING PERMANENT COLLECTION , THE MUSEUM MOUNTS AT LEAST ONE MAJOR, TEMPORARY EXHIBITION BRINGING ARTIFACTS FROM OTHER MUSEUMS AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS TO SOUTHWEST HARBOR. SEVERAL FREE ADMISSION DAYS ARE HOSTED ANNUALY BY THE MUSEUM TO ENCOURAGE ATTENDANCE REGARDLESS OF ECONOMIC MEANS. IN ADDITION, ADMISSIONS FEES HAVE BEEN KEPT DOWN AND A LOW-COST MEMBERSHIP OPTION IS OFFERED AS WELL FOR THOSE WISHING TO PARTICIPATE IN PROGRAMS.
BIRD CARVING WORKSHOPS - OUTSIDE OF VISITOR HOURS, THE MUSEUM BUILDING IS AVAILABLE FOR COMMUNITY GROUP MEETINGS AND PUBLIC PROGRAMS. BIRD CARVING WORKSHOPS ARE OFFERED YEAR-ROUND; SESSIONS RANGE FROM 1 1/2 HOURS TO 10- WEEK SERIES OF 3-HOUR CLASSES. MUSEUM MEMBERS ARE WELCOME TO MEMBERS' CARVING CLUB HELD WEEKLY NOVEMBER- APRIL, ENSURING REGULAR YEAR-ROUND ACCESS TO THE MUSEUM FOR RESIDENTS.
Program expenses$88,362.00$64,659.00$55,942.00$66,743.00$62,512.00
Program revenue$1,467.00$2,631.00$3,706.00$1,905.00-$322.00
Program descriptionBIRD CARVING WORKSHOPS - OUTSIDE OF VISITOR HOURS, THE MUSEUM BUILDING IS AVAILABLE FOR COMMUNITY GROUP MEETINGS AND PUBLIC PROGRAMS. BIRD CARVING WORKSHOPS ARE OFFERED YEAR-ROUND; SESSIONS RANGE FROM 1 1/2 HOURS TO 10- WEEK SERIES OF 3-HOUR CLASSES. MUSEUM MEMBERS ARE WELCOME TO MEMBERS' CARVING CLUB HELD WEEKLY NOVEMBER- APRIL, ENSURING REGULAR YEAR-ROUND ACCESS TO THE MUSEUM FOR RESIDENTS.BIRD CARVING WORKSHOPS - OUTSIDE OF VISITOR HOURS, THE MUSEUM BUILDING IS AVAILABLE FOR COMMUNITY GROUP MEETINGS AND PUBLIC PROGRAMS. BIRD CARVING WORKSHOPS ARE OFFERED YEAR-ROUND; SESSIONS RANGE FROM 1 1/2 HOURS TO 10-WEEK SERIES OF 3-HOUR CLASSES. MUSEUM MEMBERS ARE WELCOME TO MEMBERS' CARVING CLUB HELD WEEKLY NOVEMBER- APRIL, ENSURING REGULAR YEAR-ROUND ACCESS TO THE MUSEUM FOR RESIDENTS.BIRD CARVING WORKSHOPS - OUTSIDE OF VISITOR HOURS, THE MUSEUM BUILDING IS AVAILABLE FOR COMMUNITY GROUP MEETINGS AND PUBLIC PROGRAMS. BIRD CARVING WORKSHOPS ARE OFFERED YEAR-ROUND; SESSIONS RANGE FROM 1 1/2 HOURS TO 10-WEEK SERIES OF 3-HOUR CLASSES. MUSEUM MEMBERS ARE WELCOME TO MEMBERS' CARVING CLUB HELD WEEKLY NOVEMBER- APRIL, ENSURING REGULAR YEAR-ROUND ACCESS TO THE MUSEUM FOR RESIDENTS.BIRD CARVING WORKSHOPS - OUTSIDE OF VISITOR HOURS, THE MUSEUM BUILDING IS AVAILABLE FOR COMMUNITY GROUP MEETINGS AND PUBLIC PROGRAMS. BIRD CARVING WORKSHOPS ARE OFFERED YEAR-ROUND; SESSIONS RANGE FROM 1 1/2 HOURS TO 10-WEEK SERIES OF 3-HOUR CLASSES. MUSEUM MEMBERS ARE WELCOME TO MEMBERS' CARVING CLUB HELD WEEKLY NOVEMBER- APRIL, ENSURING REGULAR YEAR-ROUND ACCESS TO THE MUSEUM FOR RESIDENTS.BIRD CARVING WORKSHOPS - OUTSIDE OF VISITOR HOURS, THE MUSEUM BUILDING IS AVAILABLE FOR COMMUNITY GROUP MEETINGS AND PUBLIC PROGRAMS. BIRD CARVING WORKSHOPS ARE OFFERED YEAR-ROUND; SESSIONS RANGE FROM 1 1/2 HOURS TO 10-WEEK SERIES OF 3-HOUR CLASSES. MUSEUM MEMBERS ARE WELCOME TO MEMBERS' CARVING CLUB HELD WEEKLY NOVEMBER- APRIL, ENSURING REGULAR YEAR-ROUND ACCESS TO THE MUSEUM FOR RESIDENTS.
NATURAL HISTORY PROGRAMS - NATURAL HISTORY AND ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS ARE OFFERED YEAR-ROUND TO SCHOOL GROUPS, HOMESCHOOLERS, AND OTHER ADULT AND CHILDREN'S GROUPS. EXAMPLES OF CURRENTLY OFFERED PROGRAMS ARE OWL ECOLOGY, "MY CHANGING NEIGHBORHOOD" STORYBOARD, AND "BUILD-A-BIRD." DURING MUSEUM VISITING HOURS, FILMS, PERSONAL TOURS AND CARVING DEMONSTRATIONS ARE REGULAR FEATURES. THE MUSEUM LIBRARY IS AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC USE WITH SPECIALIZED HISTORICAL RESOURCES AS WELL AS CURRENT PUBLICATIONS FOCUSED ON BIRDS OF THE WORLD AND THE WORLD OF BIRD CARVING. A COLLECTION OF MOUNTED BIRDS IS MAINTAINED AS REFERENCE MATERIAL FOR ARTISTS AND NATURALISTS. THE MUSEUM GIFT SHOP STOCKS LOCAL BIRD CARVINGS, CARVING TOOLS AND SUPPLIES, ORIGINAL BLANKS, AND INSTRUCTION BOOKS, AS WELL AS BIRD-RELATED BOOKS, AUDIO-VISUAL GUIDES, BINOCULARS, AND OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST TO AVIAN AFICIONADOS. THE MUSEUM STAFF WORKS WITH SCHOOL TEACHERS AND OTHER EDUCATORS TO CREATE CUSTOMIZED TOURS AND WORKSHOPS FOR STUDENTS OF ALL AGES. THEY ALSO COLLABORATE WITH COLLEAGUES AT OTHER INSTITUTIONS TO SHARE KNOWLEDGE AND DEVELOP JOINT PROGRAMMING.
Program expenses$88,362.00$64,659.00$55,943.00$66,744.00$62,513.00
Program descriptionNATURAL HISTORY PROGRAMS - NATURAL HISTORY AND ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS ARE OFFERED YEAR-ROUND TO SCHOOL GROUPS, HOMESCHOOLERS, AND OTHER ADULT AND CHILDREN'S GROUPS. EXAMPLES OF CURRENTLY OFFERED PROGRAMS ARE OWL ECOLOGY, "MY CHANGING NEIGHBORHOOD" STORYBOARD, AND "BUILD-A-BIRD." DURING MUSEUM VISITING HOURS, FILMS, PERSONAL TOURS AND CARVING DEMONSTRATIONS ARE REGULAR FEATURES. THE MUSEUM LIBRARY IS AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC USE WITH SPECIALIZED HISTORICAL RESOURCES AS WELL AS CURRENT PUBLICATIONS FOCUSED ON BIRDS OF THE WORLD AND THE WORLD OF BIRD CARVING. A COLLECTION OF MOUNTED BIRDS IS MAINTAINED AS REFERENCE MATERIAL FOR ARTISTS AND NATURALISTS. THE MUSEUM GIFT SHOP STOCKS LOCAL BIRD CARVINGS, CARVING TOOLS AND SUPPLIES, ORIGINAL BLANKS, AND INSTRUCTION BOOKS, AS WELL AS BIRD-RELATED BOOKS, AUDIO-VISUAL GUIDES, BINOCULARS, AND OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST TO AVIAN AFICIONADOS. THE MUSEUM STAFF WORKS WITH SCHOOL TEACHERS AND OTHER EDUCATORS TO CREATE CUSTOMIZED TOURS AND WORKSHOPS FOR STUDENTS OF ALL AGES. THEY ALSO COLLABORATE WITH COLLEAGUES AT OTHER INSTITUTIONS TO SHARE KNOWLEDGE AND DEVELOP JOINT PROGRAMMING.NATURAL HISTORY PROGRAMS - NATURAL HISTORY AND ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS ARE OFFERED YEAR-ROUND TO SCHOOL GROUPS, HOMESCHOOLERS, AND OTHER ADULT AND CHILDREN'S GROUPS. EXAMPLES OF CURRENTLY OFFERED PROGRAMS ARE OWL ECOLOGY, "MY CHANGING NEIGHBORHOOD" STORYBOARD, AND "BUILD-A-BIRD." DURING MUSEUM VISITING HOURS, FILMS, PERSONAL TOURS AND CARVING DEMONSTRATIONS ARE REGULAR FEATURES. THE MUSEUM LIBRARY IS AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC USE WITH SPECIALIZED HISTORICAL RESOURCES AS WELL AS CURRENT PUBLICATIONS FOCUSED ON BIRDS OF THE WORLD AND THE WORLD OF BIRD CARVING. A COLLECTION OF MOUNTED BIRDS IS MAINTAINED AS REFERENCE MATERIAL FOR ARTISTS AND NATURALISTS. THE MUSEUM GIFT SHOP STOCKS LOCAL BIRD CARVINGS, CARVING TOOLS AND SUPPLIES, ORIGINAL BLANKS, AND INSTRUCTION BOOKS, AS WELL AS BIRD-RELATED BOOKS, AUDIO-VISUAL GUIDES, BINOCULARS, AND OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST TO AVIAN AFICIONADOS. THE MUSEUM STAFF WORKS WITH SCHOOL TEACHERS AND OTHER EDUCATORS TO CREATE CUSTOMIZED TOURS AND WORKSHOPS FOR STUDENTS OF ALL AGES. THEY ALSO COLLABORATE WITH COLLEAGUES AT OTHER INSTITUTIONS TO SHARE KNOWLEDGE AND DEVELOP JOINT PROGRAMMING.NATURAL HISTORY PROGRAMS - NATURAL HISTORY AND ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS ARE OFFERED YEAR-ROUND TO SCHOOL GROUPS, HOMESCHOOLERS, AND OTHER ADULT AND CHILDREN'S GROUPS. EXAMPLES OF CURRENTLY OFFERED PROGRAMS ARE OWL ECOLOGY, "MY CHANGING NEIGHBORHOOD" STORYBOARD, AND "BUILD-A-BIRD." DURING MUSEUM VISITING HOURS, FILMS, PERSONAL TOURS AND CARVING DEMONSTRATIONS ARE REGULAR FEATURES. THE MUSEUM LIBRARY IS AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC USE WITH SPECIALIZED HISTORICAL RESOURCES AS WELL AS CURRENT PUBLICATIONS FOCUSED ON BIRDS OF THE WORLD AND THE WORLD OF BIRD CARVING. A COLLECTION OF MOUNTED BIRDS IS MAINTAINED AS REFERENCE MATERIAL FOR ARTISTS AND NATURALISTS. THE MUSEUM GIFT SHOP STOCKS LOCAL BIRD CARVINGS, CARVING TOOLS AND SUPPLIES, ORIGINAL BLANKS, AND INSTRUCTION BOOKS, AS WELL AS BIRD-RELATED BOOKS, AUDIO-VISUAL GUIDES, BINOCULARS, AND OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST TO AVIAN AFICIONADOS. THE MUSEUM STAFF WORKS WITH SCHOOL TEACHERS AND OTHER EDUCATORS TO CREATE CUSTOMIZED TOURS AND WORKSHOPS FOR STUDENTS OF ALL AGES. THEY ALSO COLLABORATE WITH COLLEAGUES AT OTHER INSTITUTIONS TO SHARE KNOWLEDGE AND DEVELOP JOINT PROGRAMMING.NATURAL HISTORY PROGRAMS - NATURAL HISTORY AND ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS ARE OFFERED YEAR-ROUND TO SCHOOL GROUPS, HOMESCHOOLERS, AND OTHER ADULT AND CHILDREN'S GROUPS. EXAMPLES OF CURRENTLY OFFERED PROGRAMS ARE OWL ECOLOGY, "MY CHANGING NEIGHBORHOOD" STORYBOARD, AND "BUILD-A-BIRD." DURING MUSEUM VISITING HOURS, FILMS, PERSONAL TOURS AND CARVING DEMONSTRATIONS ARE REGULAR FEATURES. THE MUSEUM LIBRARY IS AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC USE WITH SPECIALIZED HISTORICAL RESOURCES AS WELL AS CURRENT PUBLICATIONS FOCUSED ON BIRDS OF THE WORLD AND THE WORLD OF BIRD CARVING. A COLLECTION OF MOUNTED BIRDS IS MAINTAINED AS REFERENCE MATERIAL FOR ARTISTS AND NATURALISTS. THE MUSEUM GIFT SHOP STOCKS LOCAL BIRD CARVINGS, CARVING TOOLS AND SUPPLIES, ORIGINAL BLANKS, AND INSTRUCTION BOOKS, AS WELL AS BIRD-RELATED BOOKS, AUDIO-VISUAL GUIDES, BINOCULARS, AND OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST TO AVIAN AFICIONADOS. THE MUSEUM STAFF WORKS WITH SCHOOL TEACHERS AND OTHER EDUCATORS TO CREATE CUSTOMIZED TOURS AND WORKSHOPS FOR STUDENTS OF ALL AGES. THEY ALSO COLLABORATE WITH COLLEAGUES AT OTHER INSTITUTIONS TO SHARE KNOWLEDGE AND DEVELOP JOINT PROGRAMMING.NATURAL HISTORY PROGRAMS - NATURAL HISTORY AND ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS ARE OFFERED YEAR-ROUND TO SCHOOL GROUPS, HOMESCHOOLERS, AND OTHER ADULT AND CHILDREN'S GROUPS. EXAMPLES OF CURRENTLY OFFERED PROGRAMS ARE OWL ECOLOGY, "MY CHANGING NEIGHBORHOOD" STORYBOARD, AND "BUILD-A-BIRD." DURING MUSEUM VISITING HOURS, FILMS, PERSONAL TOURS AND CARVING DEMONSTRATIONS ARE REGULAR FEATURES. THE MUSEUM LIBRARY IS AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC USE WITH SPECIALIZED HISTORICAL RESOURCES AS WELL AS CURRENT PUBLICATIONS FOCUSED ON BIRDS OF THE WORLD AND THE WORLD OF BIRD CARVING. A COLLECTION OF MOUNTED BIRDS IS MAINTAINED AS REFERENCE MATERIAL FOR ARTISTS AND NATURALISTS. THE MUSEUM GIFT SHOP STOCKS LOCAL BIRD CARVINGS, CARVING TOOLS AND SUPPLIES, ORIGINAL BLANKS, AND INSTRUCTION BOOKS, AS WELL AS BIRD-RELATED BOOKS, AUDIO-VISUAL GUIDES, BINOCULARS, AND OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST TO AVIAN AFICIONADOS. THE MUSEUM STAFF WORKS WITH SCHOOL TEACHERS AND OTHER EDUCATORS TO CREATE CUSTOMIZED TOURS AND WORKSHOPS FOR STUDENTS OF ALL AGES. THEY ALSO COLLABORATE WITH COLLEAGUES AT OTHER INSTITUTIONS TO SHARE KNOWLEDGE AND DEVELOP JOINT PROGRAMMING.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$489,500.00$325,240.00$400,647.00$341,971.00$385,803.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$70,854.00$88,227.00$52,787.00$46,752.00$68,963.00
Investment income, current yr$381,229.00$214,553.00$323,910.00$278,065.00$294,593.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$70,854.00$88,227.00$52,787.00$46,752.00$68,963.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr$24,184.00$11,220.00$8,664.00$6,606.00$11,749.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Program service revenue (total)$13,233.00$11,240.00$15,286.00$10,548.00$10,498.00
Gross receipts$1,108,809.00$371,004.00$451,481.00$390,098.00$464,890.00
Sources of contributions
Contributions revenue from membership dues$12,105.00$4,480.00$5,460.00$14,840.00$21,850.00
Revenue from fundraising events$2,778.00$5,285.00$3,320.00$1,735.00$2,690.00
Revenue from all other contributions$55,971.00$78,462.00$44,007.00$30,177.00$44,423.00
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)  $335.00 $708.00
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$93,900.00$53,994.00$82,680.00$74,893.00$71,259.00
Net rental income  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Net income from fundraising events$5,685.00$3,873.00$4,903.00-$1,427.00$4,720.00
Net inventory sales (total)$18,499.00$7,347.00$3,426.00$8,033.00$6,321.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$408,294.00$282,845.00$263,180.00$306,738.00$289,187.00
Total functional expenses: program service $277,005.00$196,572.00$177,849.00$202,637.00$197,453.00
Total functional expenses: management and general$116,241.00$78,578.00$80,886.00$92,791.00$82,586.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising$15,048.00$7,695.00$4,445.00$11,310.00$9,148.00
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)$137.00    
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Investment management fees (total)$36,394.00$28,976.00$35,754.00$38,251.00$34,878.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$4,807,435.00$4,356,985.00$4,301,556.00$4,481,108.00$4,477,713.00
Total assets, beginning of year$4,356,985.00$4,301,556.00$4,481,108.00$4,477,713.00$3,905,941.00
Total liabilities$11,515.00$13,551.00$17,611.00$16,803.00$14,338.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$13,551.00$17,611.00$16,803.00$14,338.00$12,003.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$688,974.00$696,577.00$689,668.00$689,968.00$724,563.00
Temporarily restricted net assets$1,968,821.00$1,508,732.00$1,456,152.00$1,636,212.00$1,600,687.00
Permanently restricted net assets, end of yr$2,138,125.00$2,138,125.00$2,138,125.00$2,138,125.00$2,138,125.00
Net assets$4,795,920.00$4,343,434.00$4,283,945.00$4,464,305.00$4,463,375.00
Net assets, beginning of year$4,343,434.00$4,283,945.00$4,464,305.00$4,463,375.00$3,893,938.00
Other liabilities$5,140.00$6,906.00$4,519.00$7,299.00$6,110.00
Other assets$516,510.00$514,079.00$485,579.00$485,579.00$485,579.00
Investments: other securities$3,311,543.00$3,646,856.00$3,594,210.00$3,774,338.00$3,738,813.00
Investments: publicly traded securities$794,177.00    
Cash: non-interest bearing$34,264.00$29,945.00$30,230.00$21,933.00$31,079.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$29,945.00$30,230.00$21,933.00$31,079.00$23,306.00
Inventories for sale or use$5,082.00$5,199.00$9,161.00$3,248.00$7,205.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$81,206.00$42,395.00$137,467.00$35,233.00$96,616.00
Advertising (total)$12,958.00$5,435.00$8,767.00$6,722.00$8,508.00
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$3,008.00$1,902.00$6,830.00$2,673.00$2,585.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$6,375.00$6,645.00$13,092.00$9,504.00$8,228.00
Total net assets or fund balances$4,795,920.00$4,343,434.00$4,283,945.00$4,464,305.00$4,463,375.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$16,153.00$16,542.00$17,791.00$19,115.00$22,191.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members1613131112
Number of independent voting members1613131112
Financial sheets audited   True 
Relationships among key personnelTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2017-01-012016-01-012015-01-012014-01-012013-01-01
Tax year end date2017-12-012016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990990
Date e-filing submitted2018-08-022018-01-192017-04-042016-02-042014-12-29
IRS schema version2017v2.22016v3.02015v2.12014v5.02013v3.0
Filing identifier201810589349300706201713179349303526201633199349301833201543139349301494201423189349301347
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