SOUTHERN COMMUNICATION VOLUNTEERS INC

Address
PO BOX 40952
MEMPHIS, TN 38174
Contact
Website: http://www.wevl.org
Phone: +1 (901) 528-0560
Nonprofit
NTEE: A34 - Radio
EIN: 23-7396659

Mission

TO OPERATE A NON-COMMERCIAL EDUCATIONAL RADIO STATION LICENSED BY THE FCC WHICH SERVES A POPULATION OF OVER ONE MILLION PEOPLE AND ENTERTAINS AND INFORMS ITS AUDIENCE THROUGH DIVERSE MUSIC PROGRAMMING WITH AN EMPHASIS ON THE CULTURE OF MEMPHIS AND THE SOUTH.
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Doing business as nameWEVL FM
Year of formation1974
Metropolitan statistical area4920
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel  $41,732.00  
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$38,242.00$39,169.00$41,732.00$43,010.00$42,428.00
Number of employees22333
Number of people compensated >$100k    0
Number of volunteers200200200200200
Personnel
Cobb, Joyce
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERBoard MemberBoard Member
Name of key/compensated personJOYCE COBBJOYCE COBBJOYCE COBBJOYCE COBBJOYCE COBB
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.002.002.002.00
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
Craig, Brian
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER   
Name of key/compensated personBRIAN CRAIGBRIAN CRAIG   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org2.001.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Dorsey, Judy
TitleSTATION MANASTATION MANASTATION MANAStation ManagerStation Manager
Name of key/compensated personJUDY DORSEYJUDY DORSEYJUDY DORSEYJUDY DORSEYJUDY DORSEY
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org50.0050.0050.0050.0050.00
Reportable compensation from org$38,242.00$39,169.00$41,732.00$43,010.00$42,428.00
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
Kraisinger, Kelly
TitleBOARD MEMBER    
Name of key/compensated personKELLY KRAISINGER    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Mabray, Hal
TitleSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARYSecretarySecretary
Name of key/compensated personHAL MABRAYHAL MABRAYHAL MABRAYHAL MABRAYHAL MABRAY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.002.002.002.00
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
Rasor, Roger
Title TREASURERTREASURERTreasurerBoard Member
Name of key/compensated person ROGER RASORROGER RASORROGER RASORROGER RASOR
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 1.002.002.002.00
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
Schreiner, Steffen
TitleVICE PRESIDEVICE PRESIDEVICE PRESIDEVice PresidentVice President
Name of key/compensated personSTEFFEN SCHREINERSTEFFEN SCHREINERSTEFFEN SCHREINERSTEFFEN SCHREINERSTEFFEN SCHREINER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.002.002.002.00
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
Taylor, Timothy
TitlePRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPresidentPresident
Name of key/compensated personTIMOTHY TAYLORTIMOTHY TAYLORTIMOTHY TAYLORTIMOTHY TAYLORTIMOTHY TAYLOR
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org2.002.005.005.005.00
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
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTHE MISSION OF WEVL FM IS TO ENTERTAIN AND INFORM ITS AUDIENCE THROUGH DIVERSE MUSIC PROGRAMMING WITH AN EMPHASIS ON THE CULTURE OF MEMPHIS AND THE SOUTH.TO OPERATE A NON-COMMERCIAL EDUCATIONAL RADIO STATION LICENSED BY THE FCC WHICH SERVES A POPULATION OF OVER ONE MILLION PEOPLE AND ENTERTAINS AND INFORMS ITS AUDIENCE THROUGH DIVERSE MUSIC PROGRAMMING WITH AN EMPHASIS ON THE CULTURE OF MEMPHIS AND THE SOUTH.TO OPERATE A NON-COMMERCIAL EDUCATIONAL RADIO STATION LICENSED BY THE FCC WHICH SERVES A POPULATION OF OVER ONE MILLION PEOPLE AND ENTERTAINS AND INFORMS ITS AUDIENCE THROUGH DIVERSE MUSIC PROGRAMMING WITH AN EMPHASIS ON THE CULTURE OF MEMPHIS AND THE SOUTH.The mission of WEVL FM is to entertain and inform its audience through diverse music programming with an emphasis on the culture of Memphis and the South.The mission of WEVL FM is to entertain and inform its audience through diverse music programming with an emphasis on the culture of Memphis and the South.
Program service expenses, total$127,416.00$132,596.00$119,392.00$131,968.00$125,831.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
APPROXIMATELY 40 VOLUNTEERS PRODUCED A VARIETY OF NON-COMMERCIAL, EDUCATIONAL RADIO PROGRAMMING AVAILABLE FREE TO ANYONE WHO TUNED INTO 89.9 FM OR LISTENED ONLINE VIA OUR WEBSITE AT WEVL.ORG. NEARLY 60 DIFFERENT PROGRAMS AIRED EACH WEEK, OFFERING A WIDE VARIETY OF MUSIC AND INFORMATION. LIVE MUSIC, NEW AND HISTORICAL BLUEGRASS, AMERICANA, WORLD MUSIC, ROCKABILLY, COUNTRY, RHYTHM & BLUES, SOUL, AND MEMPHIS MUSIC ARE SOME OF THE NUMEROUS MUSICAL GENRES PRESENTED BY KNOWLEDGEABLE VOLUNTEER PROGRAM HOSTS FROM THE COMMUNITY.
Program expenses$127,416.00$132,596.00$119,392.00$131,968.00$125,831.00
Program descriptionAPPROXIMATELY 40 VOLUNTEERS PRODUCED A VARIETY OF NON-COMMERCIAL, EDUCATIONAL RADIO PROGRAMMING AVAILABLE FREE TO ANYONE WHO TUNED INTO 89.9 FM OR LISTENED ONLINE VIA OUR WEBSITE AT WEVL.ORG. NEARLY 60 DIFFERENT PROGRAMS AIRED EACH WEEK, OFFERING A WIDE VARIETY OF MUSIC AND INFORMATION. LIVE MUSIC, NEW AND HISTORICAL BLUEGRASS, AMERICANA, WORLD MUSIC, ROCKABILLY, COUNTRY, RHYTHM & BLUES, SOUL, AND MEMPHIS MUSIC ARE SOME OF THE NUMEROUS MUSICAL GENRES PRESENTED BY KNOWLEDGEABLE VOLUNTEER PROGRAM HOSTS FROM THE COMMUNITY.APPROXIMATELY 40 VOLUNTEERS PRODUCED A VARIETY OF NON-COMMERCIAL, EDUCATIONAL RADIO PROGRAMMING AVAILABLE FREE TO ANYONE WHO TUNED INTO 89.9 FM OR LISTENED ONLINE VIA OUR WEBSITE AT WEVL.ORG. NEARLY 60 DIFFERENT PROGRAMS AIRED EACH WEEK, OFFERING A WIDE VARIETY OF MUSIC AND INFORMATION. LIVE MUSIC, NEW AND HISTORICAL BLUEGRASS, AMERICANA, WORLD MUSIC, ROCKABILLY, COUNTRY, RHYTHM & BLUES, SOUL, AND MEMPHIS MUSIC ARE SOME OF THE NUMEROUS MUSICAL GENRES PRESENTED BY KNOWLEDGEABLE VOLUNTEER PROGRAM HOSTS FROM THE COMMUNITY.APPROXIMATELY 40 VOLUNTEERS PRODUCED A VARIETY OF NON-COMMERCIAL, EDUCATIONAL RADIO PROGRAMMING AVAILABLE FREE TO ANYONE WHO TUNED INTO 89.9 FM OR LISTENED ONLINE VIA OUR WEBSITE AT WEVL.ORG. NEARLY 60 DIFFERENT PROGRAMS AIRED EACH WEEK, OFFERING A WIDE VARIETY OF MUSIC AND INFORMATION. LIVE MUSIC, NEW AND HISTORICAL BLUEGRASS, AMERICANA, WORLD MUSIC, ROCKABILLY, COUNTRY, RHYTHM & BLUES, SOUL, AND MEMPHIS MUSIC ARE SOME OF THE NUMEROUS MUSICAL GENRES PRESENTED BY KNOWLEDGEABLE VOLUNTEER PROGRAM HOSTS FROM THE COMMUNITY.APPROXIMATELY 40 VOLUNTEERS PRODUCED A VARIETY OF NON-COMMERCIAL, EDUCATIONAL RADIO PROGRAMMING AVAILABLE FREE TO ANYONE WHO TUNED INTO 89.9 FM OR LISTENED ONLINE VIA OUR WEBSITE AT WEVL.ORG. NEARLY 60 DIFFERENT PROGRAMS AIRED EACH WEEK, OFFERING A WIDE VARIETY OF MUSIC AND INFORMATION. LIVE MUSIC, NEW AND HISTORICAL BLUEGRASS, AMERICANA, WORLD MUSIC, ROCKABILLY, COUNTRY, RHYTHM & BLUES, SOUL, AND MEMPHIS MUSIC ARE SOME OF THE NUMEROUS MUSICAL GENRES PRESENTED BY KNOWLEDGEABLE VOLUNTEER PROGRAM HOSTS FROM THE COMMUNITY.APPROXIMATELY 40 VOLUNTEERS PRODUCED A VARIETY OF NON-COMMERCIAL, EDUCATIONAL RADIO PROGRAMMING AVAILABLE FREE TO ANYONE WHO TUNED INTO 89.9 FM OR LISTENED ONLINE VIA OUR WEBSITE AT WEVL.ORG. NEARLY 60 DIFFERENT PROGRAMS AIRED EACH WEEK, OFFERING A WIDE VARIETY OF MUSIC AND INFORMATION. LIVE MUSIC, NEW AND HISTORICAL BLUEGRASS, AMERICANA, WORLD MUSIC, ROCKABILLY, COUNTRY, RHYTHM & BLUES, SOUL, AND MEMPHIS MUSIC ARE SOME OF THE NUMEROUS MUSICAL GENRES PRESENTED BY KNOWLEDGEABLE VOLUNTEER PROGRAM HOSTS FROM THE COMMUNITY.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$224,708.00$240,159.00$243,020.00$232,930.00$246,626.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$209,293.00$215,625.00$211,848.00$208,676.00$214,490.00
Investment income, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$209,293.00$215,625.00$211,848.00$208,676.00$214,490.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr$15,415.00$24,534.00$31,172.00$24,254.00$32,136.00
Program service revenue (total) $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Gross receipts$232,863.00$250,086.00$251,598.00$247,855.00$255,890.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from all other contributions$209,293.00$215,625.00$211,848.00$208,676.00$214,490.00
Other types of revenue
Net rental income $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net income from fundraising events$15,415.00$24,534.00$31,172.00$24,254.00$32,136.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$234,436.00$236,177.00$227,462.00$245,892.00$239,616.00
Total functional expenses: program service $127,416.00$132,596.00$119,392.00$131,968.00$125,831.00
Total functional expenses: management and general$79,020.00$75,499.00$78,547.00$83,996.00$85,601.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising$28,000.00$28,082.00$29,523.00$29,928.00$28,184.00
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$42,605.00$47,963.00$46,493.00$36,495.00$45,887.00
Total assets, beginning of year$47,963.00$46,493.00$36,495.00$45,887.00$54,664.00
Total liabilities$21,129.00$16,759.00$19,271.00$24,831.00$21,261.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$16,759.00$19,271.00$24,831.00$21,261.00$37,048.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$21,476.00$31,204.00$27,222.00$11,664.00$24,626.00
Net assets$21,476.00$31,204.00$27,222.00$11,664.00$24,626.00
Net assets, beginning of year$31,204.00$27,222.00$11,664.00$24,626.00$17,616.00
Cash: non-interest bearing$39,715.00$41,623.00$32,707.00$16,348.00$17,682.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$41,623.00$32,707.00$16,348.00$17,682.00$15,175.00
Loans and other payables to key persons  $2,020.00$8,346.00$14,692.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$9,728.00$3,982.00$15,558.00-$12,962.00$7,010.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$21,129.00$16,759.00$17,251.00$16,485.00$6,569.00
Total net assets or fund balances$21,476.00$31,204.00$27,222.00$11,664.00$24,626.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$6,019.00$10,009.00$8,059.00$8,059.00$11,283.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members66555
Number of independent voting members66555
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2015-07-012014-07-012013-07-012012-07-012011-07-01
Tax year end date2016-06-012015-06-012014-06-012013-06-012012-06-01
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Outstanding loan to key person or disqualified person  TrueTrueTrue
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990990
Date e-filing submitted2017-07-262016-07-202015-02-062014-04-282013-05-07
IRS schema version2015v3.02014v6.02013v4.02012v2.02011v1.2
Filing identifier201720459349303617201610679349300526201530289349300748201400929349300825201341129349300324
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