WONDERFEET KIDS MUSEUM INC

Address
11 CENTER STREET
RUTLAND, VT 05701
Contact
Website: http://www.wonderfeetkidsmuseum.org
Phone: +1 (802) 282-2678
Nonprofit
NTEE: A50 - Museum, Museum Activities
EIN: 45-4692194

Mission

TO ENCOURAGE CHILDREN TO APPRECIATE THEIR ROLE IN LOCAL AND GLOBAL COMMUNITIES BY CREATING A DYNAMIC ENVIRONMENT WHICH FOSTERS CURIOSITY, INSPIRES EXPLORATION AND ENGAGES THE IMAGINATION THROUGH PLAY.
 201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2012
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$38,880.00  
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$38,880.00  
Number of employees0  
Personnel
Coarse, Kerry
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personKERRY COARSEKERRY COARSE 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee True 
Average hours per week working for org1.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$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  
Desjardins, Laura
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personLAURA DESJARDINSLAURA DESJARDINS 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee True 
Average hours per week working for org1.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$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  
Engels, Susanne
TitlePRESIDENTPRESIDENT 
Name of key/compensated personSUSANNE ENGELSSUSANNE ENGELS 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee True 
Average hours per week working for org3.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$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  
Ettori, Chris
TitleBOARD MEMBER  
Name of key/compensated personCHRIS ETTORI  
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  
Ettori, Christopher
Title BOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated person CHRISTOPHER ETTORI 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee True 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00 
Franzoni, Keri
TitleSECRETARYSECRETARY 
Name of key/compensated personKERI FRANZONIKERI FRANZONI 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee True 
Average hours per week working for org5.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$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  
Grossarth, Mark
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personMARK GROSSARTHMARK GROSSARTH 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee True 
Average hours per week working for org1.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$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  
Johnson, Kristie
TitleTREASURERTREASURER 
Name of key/compensated personKRISTIE JOHNSONKRISTIE JOHNSON 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee True 
Average hours per week working for org2.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$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  
Peffer, Myra
TitleEXECUTIVE DIRECTOREXECUTIVE DIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personMYRA PEFFERMYRA PEFFER 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee True 
Average hours per week working for org40.00  
Reportable compensation from org$38,880.00$6,480.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Pierce, Dean
TitleVICE PRESIDENTVICE PRESIDENT 
Name of key/compensated personDEAN PIERCEDEAN PIERCE 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee True 
Average hours per week working for org1.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$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  
Rasmussen, Kelly
TitleBOARD MEMBER  
Name of key/compensated personKELLY RASMUSSEN  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Average hours per week working for org3.00  
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  
Rideout, Martha
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personMARTHA RIDEOUTMARTHA RIDEOUT 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee True 
Average hours per week working for org3.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$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  
Tyl, Jeri
TitleBORAD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personJERI TYLJERI TYL 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee True 
Average hours per week working for org2.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$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 activitiesTO ENCOURAGES CHILDREN TO APPRECIATE THEIR ROLE IN LOCAL AND GLOBAL COMMUNITIES BY CREATING A DYNAMIC ENVIRONMENT WHICH FOSTERS CURIOSITY, INSPIRES EXPLORATION AND ENGAGES THE IMAGINATION.  
Primary exempt purpose TO ENCOURAGE CHILDREN TO APPRECIATE THER ROLE IN LOCAL AND GLOBAL COMMUNITIES BY CREATING A DYNAMIC ENVIRONMENT WHICH FOSTERS CURIOSITY AND EXPLORATIONM INSPRIES CREATIVITY AND ENGAGES THE IMAGINATION THROUGH PLAY 
Program service expenses, total$169,539.00$53,917.00 
Programs, including revenue & expenses
TO PROVIDE A PLACE WHERE FAMILIES CAN LEARN AND PLAY TOGETHER, A DESTINATION DISCOVERY CENTER THAT HIGHLIGHTS THE RICH HERITAGE OF VERMONT WHILE BUUILDING 21ST CENTURY SKILLS THROUGH INTERACTIVE EXHIBITES AND PROGRAMS.
Program expenses$169,539.00  
Program revenue$35,463.00  
Program descriptionTO PROVIDE A PLACE WHERE FAMILIES CAN LEARN AND PLAY TOGETHER, A DESTINATION DISCOVERY CENTER THAT HIGHLIGHTS THE RICH HERITAGE OF VERMONT WHILE BUUILDING 21ST CENTURY SKILLS THROUGH INTERACTIVE EXHIBITES AND PROGRAMS.  
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$224,332.00$104,540.00 
Revenue from contributions (total)$167,164.00$88,413.00$59,199.00
Investment income, current yr$613.00$241.00 
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$167,164.00  
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00  
Other revenue, current yr$20,355.00  
Program service revenue (total)$36,200.00$9,803.00$1,509.00
Gross receipts$229,792.00  
Sources of contributions
Contributions revenue from membership dues$18,621.00  
Revenue from gov't grants$75,000.00  
Revenue from all other contributions$73,543.00  
Other types of revenue
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$613.00  
Net rental income$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net income from fundraising events$21,092.00  
Net inventory sales (total)-$737.00  
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$186,757.00  
Total functional expenses: program service $173,635.00  
Total functional expenses: management and general$8,455.00  
Total functional expenses: fundraising$4,667.00  
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00  
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$137,898.00$99,321.00$47,402.00
Total assets, beginning of year$99,811.00$47,552.00 
Total liabilities$1,658.00$1,146.00$0.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$1,146.00  
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$136,240.00  
Net assets$136,240.00$98,175.00 
Net assets, beginning of year$98,665.00  
Other liabilities$1,658.00  
Other assets$2,000.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing$5,369.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$7,948.00  
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$37,575.00  
Advertising (total)$5,452.00  
Savings & temp cash investment$130,159.00  
Total net assets or fund balances$136,240.00  
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$120.00  
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members0  
Number of independent voting members0  
Cash accountingTrueTrue 
Tax year start date2015-01-012014-01-01 
Tax year end date2015-12-012014-12-012013-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990EZ 
Date e-filing submitted2016-09-012015-07-30 
IRS schema version2015v2.12014v5.0 
Filing identifier201621249349300417201520779349200302 
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