SWEDISH AMERICAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Address
3225 WEST FOSTER AVENUE
CHICAGO, IL 606254823
Contact
Website: http://www.swedishamericanhist.org
Phone: +1 (773) 583-5722
Nonprofit
NTEE: A82 - Arts, culture and humanities
EIN: 36-6118413

Mission

ESTABLISHED TO RECORD AND INTERPRET THE SWEDISH PRESENCE IN AMERICA BY PUBLISHING A RESEARCH JOURNAL.
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1948
Metropolitan statistical area1602
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation   $0.00$0.00
Number of employees   11
Number of people compensated >$100k   00
Number of volunteers   1515
Number of highly compensated contractors   0 
Personnel
Anderson, Phillip
TitlePRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated personPHILLIP J ANDERSONPHILLIP J ANDERSONPHILLIP J ANDERSONPHILLIP J ANDERSONPHILLIP J ANDERSON
Position of compensated person
Current officer   TrueTrue
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org   2.002.00
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
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Granquist, Mark
TitleSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARY
Name of key/compensated personMARK A GRANQUISTMARK A GRANQUISTMARK A GRANQUISTMARK A GRANQUISTMARK A GRANQUIST
Position of compensated person
Current officer   TrueTrue
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org   2.002.00
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
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Johnson, Ronald
TitleVICE CHAIRVICE CHAIRVICE CHAIRVICE CHAIRVICE CHAIR
Name of key/compensated personRONALD J JOHNSONRONALD J JOHNSONRONALD J JOHNSONRONALD J JOHNSONRONALD J JOHNSON
Position of compensated person
Current officer   TrueTrue
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org   2.002.00
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
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Olson, Donald
TitleTREASURERTREASURERTREASURERTREASURERTREASURER
Name of key/compensated personDONALD E OLSONDONALD E OLSONDONALD E OLSONDONALD E OLSONDONALD E OLSON
Position of compensated person
Current officer   TrueTrue
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org   2.002.00
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
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Proescholdt, Kevin
TitleCHAIRMANCHAIRMANCHAIRMANCHAIRMANCHAIRMAN
Name of key/compensated personKEVIN M PROESCHOLDTKEVIN M PROESCHOLDTKEVIN M PROESCHOLDTKEVIN M PROESCHOLDTKEVIN M PROESCHOLDT
Position of compensated person
Current officer   TrueTrue
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org   2.002.00
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
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activities   ESTABLISHED TO RECORD AND INTERPRET THE SWEDISH PRESENCE IN AMERICA BY PUBLISHING A RESEARCH JOURNAL.ESTABLISHED TO RECORD AND INTERPRET THE SWEDISH PRESENCE IN AMERICA BY PUBLISHING A RESEARCH JOURNAL.
Primary exempt purposeESTABLISHED TO RECORD AND INTERPRET THE SWEDISH PRESENCE IN AMERICA BY PUBLISHING A RESEARCH JOURNAL.ESTABLISHED TO RECORD AND INTERPRET THE SWEDISH PRESENCE IN AMERICA BY PUBLISHING A RESEARCH JOURNAL.ESTABLISHED TO RECORD AND INTERPRET THE SWEDISH PRESENCE IN AMERICA BY PUBLISHING A RESEARCH JOURNAL.  
Program service expenses, total$0.00$0.00$0.00$26,267.00$18,865.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
750 COPIES OF A QUARTERLY JOURNAL ABOUT SWEDISH IMIGRATION AS WELL AS A YEARLY DIVIDEND BOOK ARE PUBLISHED AND MAILED. THE ORGANIZATION IS ALSO A PART OF THE CHICAGOLAND SCANDINAVIAN ARCHIVES.
Program expenses   $26,267.00$18,865.00
Program revenue   $10,072.00$17,330.00
Program description   750 COPIES OF A QUARTERLY JOURNAL ABOUT SWEDISH IMIGRATION AS WELL AS A YEARLY DIVIDEND BOOK ARE PUBLISHED AND MAILED. THE ORGANIZATION IS ALSO A PART OF THE CHICAGOLAND SCANDINAVIAN ARCHIVES.750 COPIES OF A QUARTERLY JOURNAL ABOUT SWEDISH IMIGRATION AS WELL AS A YEARLY DIVIDEND BOOK ARE PUBLISHED AND MAILED. THE ORGANIZATION IS ALSO A PART OF THE CHICAGOLAND SCANDINAVIAN ARCHIVES.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$31,161.00$31,217.00$32,816.00$28,505.00$37,186.00
Revenue from contributions (total) $8,945.00$7,187.00$21,003.00$19,091.00
Investment income, current yr$15,447.00$16,622.00$18,734.00$18,857.00$19,206.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr   $21,003.00$19,091.00
Total unrelated business revenue   $0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr   -$11,355.00-$1,111.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue   $0.00$0.00
Program service revenue (total) $11,861.00$13,332.00$0.00$0.00
Gross receipts   $47,843.00$44,458.00
Sources of contributions
Contributions revenue from membership dues   $15,295.00$13,978.00
Revenue from all other contributions   $5,708.00$5,113.00
Other types of revenue
Royalties (total)   $188.00$110.00
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments   $18,857.00$19,206.00
Net rental income $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net income from fundraising events   -$2,570.00$766.00
Net inventory sales (total)   -$8,973.00-$1,987.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all   $39,177.00$31,841.00
Total functional expenses: program service    $26,267.00$18,865.00
Total functional expenses: management and general   $12,910.00$12,976.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising   $0.00$0.00
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total)   $0.00$0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$472,556.00$496,587.00$498,740.00$506,859.00$517,531.00
Total assets, beginning of year$496,587.00$498,740.00$506,859.00$517,531.00$512,186.00
Total liabilities$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr   $506,859.00$517,531.00
Net assets$472,556.00$496,587.00$498,740.00$506,859.00$517,531.00
Net assets, beginning of year   $517,531.00$512,186.00
Cash: non-interest bearing   $506,859.00$517,531.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year   $517,531.00$512,186.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses   -$10,672.00$5,345.00
Total net assets or fund balances   $506,859.00$517,531.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members   55
Number of independent voting members   55
Cash accountingTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-012013-01-012012-01-01
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-012012-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990EZ990EZ990EZ990990
Date e-filing submitted2017-10-042016-09-012015-06-252014-10-092013-07-24
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.02013v3.02012v2.1
Filing identifier201741319349202424201641239349200854201521149349200717201421299349301822201321239349300957
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