MOTOWN HISTORICAL MUSEUM INC

Address
2648 WEST GRAND BOULEVARD
DETROIT, MI 482081237
Contact
Website: http://www.motownmuseum.org
Phone: +1 (313) 875-2264
Nonprofit
NTEE: A54 - History Museums
EIN: 38-2614561

Mission

COLLECTS DOCUMENTS, OBJECTS, PICTURES, CLOTHING, AND ARTIFACTS WHICH DEPICT AND DEMONSTRATE THE HISTORY, AND PRESERVE THE LEGACY AND TRADITION, OF A MUSICAL ERA FOR DISPLAY TO THE PUBLIC.
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1985
Metropolitan statistical area2162
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$73,719.00$73,719.00$100,000.00$100,000.00$96,166.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$218,592.00$100,000.00$100,000.00$73,077.00$98,172.00
Number of employees3940312919
Number of people compensated >$100k20000
Number of volunteers0020204
Number of highly compensated contractors000  
Personnel
Bridgers, Elesha
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE 
Name of key/compensated personELESHA BRIDGERSELESHA BRIDGERSELESHA BRIDGERSELESHA BRIDGERS 
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 
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.00   
Bullock, Robert
Title    TRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person    ROBERT BULLOCK
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
Czarnik, Paul
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personPAUL CZARNIKPAUL CZARNIKPAUL CZARNIKPAUL CZARNIKPAUL CZARNIK
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
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.00   
Gordy, Iris
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personIRIS GORDYIRIS GORDYIRIS GORDYIRIS GORDYIRIS GORDY
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
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.00   
Hall, Karla
TitleSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARY
Name of key/compensated personKARLA HALLKARLA HALLKARLA HALLKARLA HALLKARLA HALL
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True True
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$4,166.00$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
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.00   
Hurt, Derek
TitleTRUSTEE & VICE SECTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personDEREK HURTDEREK HURTDEREK HURTDEREK HURTDEREK HURT
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
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.00   
Jackson, Joanne
Title TRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person JOANNE JACKSONJOANNE JACKSONJOANNE JACKSONJOANNE JACKSON
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
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.00   
Keith, Damon
Title TRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person DAMON J KEITHDAMON J KEITHDAMON J KEITHDAMON J KEITH
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
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.00   
Noveck, Morton
TitleTRUSTEE & TREASURERTRUSTEE & TREASURERTREAURERTRUSTEE 
Name of key/compensated personMORTON NOVECKMORTON NOVECKMORTON NOVECKMORTON NOVECK 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.002.001.00 
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 
Average hours per week working for related orgs 1.00 1.00 
Rawls, Allen
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEE & FORMER CEOINTERIM CEOTREASURER & CEOTREASURER AND C.E.O.
Name of key/compensated personALLEN RAWLSALLEN RAWLSALLEN RAWLSALLEN RAWLSALLEN RAWLS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue True True
Average hours per week working for org1.001.0040.0040.0040.00
Reportable compensation from org$109,426.00$100,000.00$100,000.00$73,077.00$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
Average hours per week working for related orgs 1.00 1.00 
Smith, Audley
Title    CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Name of key/compensated person    AUDLEY SMITH
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org    40.00
Reportable compensation from org    $98,172.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Terry, Robin
TitleCHAIR & CEOCHAIR & CEOCHAIRCHAIRCHAIR
Name of key/compensated personROBIN TERRYROBIN TERRYROBIN TERRYROBIN TERRYROBIN TERRY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True True
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.0025.0025.0025.00
Reportable compensation from org$105,000.00$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
Average hours per week working for related orgs 1.00 1.00 
Webb, Myrna
TitleVICE-CHAIRVICE-CHAIRVICE-CHAIRVICE-CHAIRVICE-CHAIR
Name of key/compensated personMYRNA WEBBMYRNA WEBBMYRNA WEBBMYRNA WEBBMYRNA WEBB
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True True
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
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.00   
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTHE ORGANIZATION COLLECTS DOCUMENTS, OBJECTS, PICTURES, CLOTHING, AND ARTIFACTS WHICH DEPICT AND DEMONSTRATE THE HISTORY, AND PRESERVE THE LEGACY AND TRADITION, OF A MUSICAL ERA FOR DISPLAY TO THE PUBLIC.THE ORGANIZATION COLLECTS DOCUMENTS, OBJECTS, PICTURES, CLOTHING, AND ARTIFACTS WHICH DEPICT AND DEMONSTRATE THE HISTORY, AND PRESERVE THE LEGACY AND TRADITION, OF A MUSICAL ERA FOR DISPLAY TO THE PUBLIC.THE ORGANIZATION COLLECTS DOCUMENTS, OBJECTS, PICTURES, CLOTHING, AND ARTIFACTS WHICH DEPICT AND DEMONSTRATE THE HISTORY, AND PRESERVE THE LEGACY AND TRADITION, OF A MUSICAL ERA FOR DISPLAY TO THE PUBLIC.THE ORGANIZATION COLLECTS DOCUMENTS, OBJECTS, PICTURES, CLOTHING, AND ARTIFACTS WHICH DEPICT AND DEMONSTRATE THE HISTORY, AND PRESERVE THE LEGACY AND TRADITION, OF A MUSICAL ERA FOR DISPLAY TO THE PUBLIC.THE ORGANIZATION COLLECTS DOCUMENTS, OBJECTS, PICTURES, CLOTHING, AND ARTIFACTS WHICH DEPICT AND DEMONSTRATE THE HISTORY, AND PRESERVE THE LEGACY AND TRADITION, OF A MUSICAL ERA FOR DISPLAY TO THE PUBLIC
Program service expenses, total$1,610,145.00$1,345,052.00$893,588.00$780,919.00$477,695.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
MOTOWN MUSEUM ENGAGES VISITORS FROM AROUND THE WORLD IN A EXPERIENTIAL AND EDUCATIONAL CELEBRATION OF THE ICONIC MOTOWN LEGACY AND ITS CULTURAL, SOCIAL AND HISTORICAL IMPACT. WE PROTECT AND PRESERVE HITSVILLE U.S.A. -- THE BIRTHPLACE OF MOTOWN RECORDS TO DOCUMENT THE HUMBLE BEGINNINGS OF THE ARTISITS' COLLECTIVE CONTRIBUTION TO MUSIC THAT REVOLUTIONIZED AN INDUSTRY. MOTOWN ALSO PROVIDES VARIOUS PROGRAMS TO ENGAGE OUR YOUTH IN THE HISTORY AND STORY THAT IS MOTOWN INCLUDING A SUMMER PROGRAM FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN THE COMMUNITY AND A MOTOWN MIC SPOKEN WORD COMPETITION.
Program expenses$823,817.00$1,069,926.00   
Program revenue$851,059.00$782,884.00   
Program descriptionMOTOWN MUSEUM ENGAGES VISITORS FROM AROUND THE WORLD IN A EXPERIENTIAL AND EDUCATIONAL CELEBRATION OF THE ICONIC MOTOWN LEGACY AND ITS CULTURAL, SOCIAL AND HISTORICAL IMPACT. WE PROTECT AND PRESERVE HITSVILLE U.S.A. -- THE BIRTHPLACE OF MOTOWN RECORDS TO DOCUMENT THE HUMBLE BEGINNINGS OF THE ARTISITS' COLLECTIVE CONTRIBUTION TO MUSIC THAT REVOLUTIONIZED AN INDUSTRY. MOTOWN ALSO PROVIDES VARIOUS PROGRAMS TO ENGAGE OUR YOUTH IN THE HISTORY AND STORY THAT IS MOTOWN INCLUDING A SUMMER PROGRAM FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN THE COMMUNITY AND A MOTOWN MIC SPOKEN WORD COMPETITION.MOTOWN MUSEUM ENGAGES VISITORS FROM AROUND THE WORLD IN A EXPERIENTIAL AND EDUCATIONAL CELEBRATION OF THE ICONIC MOTOWN LEGACY AND ITS CULTURAL, SOCIAL AND HISTORICAL IMPACT. WE PROTECT AND PRESERVE HITSVILLE U.S.A. -- THE BIRTHPLACE OF MOTOWN RECORDS TO DOCUMENT THE HUMBLE BEGINNINGS OF THE ARTISITS' COLLECTIVE CONTRIBUTION TO MUSIC THAT REVOLUTIONIZED AN INDUSTRY. MOTOWN ALSO PROVIDES VARIOUS PROGRAMS TO ENGAGE OUR YOUTH IN THE HISTORY AND STORY THAT IS MOTOWN INCLUDING A SUMMER PROGRAM FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN THE COMMUNITY AND A MOTOWN MIC SPOKEN WORD COMPETITION.   
THE ORGANIZATION COLLECTS DOCUMENTS, OBJECTS, PICTURES, CLOTHING, AND ARTIFACTS WHICH DEPICT AND DEMONSTRATE THE HISTORY, AND PRESERVE THE LEGACY AND TRADITION, OF A MUSICAL ERA FOR DISPLAY TO THE PUBLIC.
Program expenses    $331,433.00
Program revenue    $482,490.00
Program description    THE ORGANIZATION COLLECTS DOCUMENTS, OBJECTS, PICTURES, CLOTHING, AND ARTIFACTS WHICH DEPICT AND DEMONSTRATE THE HISTORY, AND PRESERVE THE LEGACY AND TRADITION, OF A MUSICAL ERA FOR DISPLAY TO THE PUBLIC
THE ORGANIZATION OPERATES A SOUVENIR SHOP TO PROVIDE DOCUMENTS, OBJECTS, PICTURES, CLOTHING, AND ARTIFACTS WHICH DEPICT AND DEMONSTRATE THE HISTORY, AND PRESERVE THE LEGACY AND TRADITION, OF A MUSICAL ERA FOR DISPLAY TO THE PUBLIC.
Program expenses    $146,262.00
Program revenue    $243,727.00
Program description    THE ORGANIZATION OPERATES A SOUVENIR SHOP TO PROVIDE DOCUMENTS, OBJECTS, PICTURES, CLOTHING, AND ARTIFACTS WHICH DEPICT AND DEMONSTRATE THE HISTORY, AND PRESERVE THE LEGACY AND TRADITION, OF A MUSICAL ERA FOR DISPLAY TO THE PUBLIC
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$2,740,777.00$2,345,875.00$1,089,593.00$1,163,567.00$960,526.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$1,387,597.00$1,055,159.00$224,968.00$350,784.00$385,595.00
Investment income, current yr$4,648.00$2,734.00$2,948.00$12,079.00$3,472.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$1,387,597.00$1,055,159.00$224,968.00$350,784.00$385,595.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr$497,473.00$505,098.00$251,369.00$284,647.00$111,297.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Program service revenue (total)$851,059.00$782,884.00$610,308.00$516,057.00$460,162.00
Gross receipts$3,102,297.00$2,777,369.00$1,449,361.00$1,590,939.00$1,394,849.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from fundraising events    $294,800.00
Contributions from related organizations    $15,000.00
Revenue from gov't grants$145,000.00    
Revenue from all other contributions$1,242,597.00$1,055,159.00$224,968.00$350,784.00$75,795.00
Other types of revenue
Royalties (total)  $21,500.00  
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$12,274.00$1,970.00$547.00$4,296.00$22,328.00
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments $2,734.00$2,948.00$5,802.00$3,472.00
Net rental income $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net income from fundraising events $135,374.00-$12,736.00-$1,703.00-$154,758.00
Net inventory sales (total)$485,199.00$367,754.00$242,058.00$282,054.00$243,727.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$2,135,184.00$1,764,594.00$1,221,810.00$1,091,755.00$935,329.00
Total functional expenses: program service $1,610,145.00$1,345,052.00$893,588.00$780,919.00$477,695.00
Total functional expenses: management and general$298,807.00$297,588.00$308,007.00$290,836.00$406,572.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising$226,232.00$121,954.00$20,215.00$20,000.00$51,062.00
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)$6,381.00$6,381.00$15,917.00$40,422.00$27,566.00
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$51,062.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$3,722,298.00$2,651,445.00$1,945,024.00$1,828,286.00$1,788,658.00
Total assets, beginning of year$2,651,445.00$1,945,024.00$1,828,286.00$1,788,658.00$1,724,465.00
Total liabilities$733,732.00$258,872.00$124,526.00$149,688.00$177,374.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$258,872.00$124,526.00$149,688.00$177,374.00$141,959.00
Pledges & accounts receivable, net $19,500.00   
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$2,897,573.00$2,310,583.00$1,778,498.00$1,483,500.00$1,599,284.00
Temporarily restricted net assets$90,993.00$81,990.00$42,000.00$195,098.00$12,000.00
Net assets$2,988,566.00$2,392,573.00$1,820,498.00$1,678,598.00$1,611,284.00
Net assets, beginning of year$2,392,573.00$1,820,498.00$1,678,598.00$1,611,284.00$1,582,506.00
Other liabilities$0.00$8,780.00$8,780.00$8,780.00$8,780.00
Other assets$1,760.00$1,760.00$1,760.00$1,760.00$1,760.00
Investments: publicly traded securities$114,377.00$118,632.00$120,536.00$111,821.00$106,783.00
Cash: non-interest bearing$466,672.00$348,424.00$96,709.00$133,412.00$174,027.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$348,424.00$96,709.00$133,412.00$174,027.00$61,908.00
Inventories for sale or use$159,129.00$98,064.00$118,752.00$146,050.00$63,253.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$605,593.00$581,281.00-$132,217.00$71,812.00$25,197.00
Advertising (total)$141,622.00$127,508.00$84,845.00$87,348.00$82,025.00
Savings & temp cash investment$212,406.00$522,942.00$226,359.00$382,135.00$305,208.00
Accounts receivable, net$37,175.00$9,233.00$4,019.00$5,553.00$62,368.00
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges $2,133.00$2,133.00$2,133.00$0.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$237,578.00$250,092.00$115,746.00$140,908.00$168,594.00
Secured mortgages and notes payable$496,154.00    
Total net assets or fund balances$2,988,566.00$2,392,573.00$1,820,498.00$1,678,598.00$1,611,284.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$101,267.00$86,440.00$83,124.00$69,730.00$68,721.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members99111110
Number of independent voting members8810109
Financial sheets auditedTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Audit on consolidated basis  TrueTrue 
Relationships among key personnelTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2015-10-012014-10-012013-10-012012-10-012011-10-01
Tax year end date2016-09-012015-09-012014-09-012013-09-012012-09-01
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Org has controlled entity  TrueTrueTrue
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990990
Date e-filing submitted2017-09-142016-04-062015-03-112014-03-202013-03-25
IRS schema version2015v3.02014v6.02013v4.02012v2.12011v1.2
Filing identifier201721719349300427201600419349301350201540649349300309201420489349300797201330539349300408
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