EIN 22-2137728

Wbgo

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
61
City
Year formed
1976
Most recent tax filings
2020-09-01
NTEE code, primary
Description
WBGO is a publicly-supported, cultural institution that champions jazz and presents news to a worldwide audience through radio, other technologies and events.
Also known as...
Newark Public Radio

Program areas at Wbgo

All activities and expenses relate to operating New Jersey's largest NPR affiliated, professional non-commercial radio station. WBGO's broadcast signal covers significant portions of the tri-state, metro-area with educational, informational, and jazz programming. WBGO promotes itself via a website (www.wbgo.org) and streams its broadcast signal digitally via the internet and cell phone technology.

Form 990s for Wbgo

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-092021-09-03990View PDF
2019-092020-10-14990View PDF
2018-092019-10-18990View PDF
2017-092018-10-16990View PDF
2016-092017-09-11990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Wbgo

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB)RCSG$437,829
 View purchase optionsGeneral Support$150,600
 View purchase optionsWbgo Strategic Plan Activation$60,000
...and 15 more grants received

Financials for Wbgo

RevenuesFYE 09/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,904,876
Program services$625,550
Investment income and dividends$32,841
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$3,000
Net income from fundraising events$78,552
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$12,567
Total revenues$4,657,386

Personnel at Wbgo

NameTitleCompensation
Robert G. OttenhoffInterim President and Chief Executive Officer
Jonathan ChimeneChief Financial Officer$49,203
Alexandra HillChief Engineer
 View purchase optionsVice President Operations and Engineering$85,814
 View purchase optionsVice President , Finance and Administration / Vice President of Finance and Admin$87,118
...and 21 more key personnel

Organizations like Wbgo

OrganizationLocationRevenue
Prairie Public BroadcastingFargo, ND$8,336,295
Western New York Public Broadcasting AssociationBuffalo, NY$15,235,511
The Pacifica FoundationLos Angeles, CA$11,368,889
Alaska Public TelecommunicationAnchorage, AK$6,154,974
Nevada Public Radio (KNPR)Las Vegas, NV$8,764,566
The Public Broadcasting Council of CnySyracuse, NY$6,896,548
Wyep 913FM Wesa 905FMPittsburgh, PA$6,971,589
Northern Community RadioGrand Rapids, MN$1,199,320
Northeast Indiana Public Radio (NIPR)Fort Wayne, IN$1,528,812
Aspen Public RadioAspen, CO$1,191,660
Family FirstTampa, FL$4,691,332
Community Wireless of Park CityPark City, UT$1,522,664
Spokane Public RadioSpokane, WA$1,940,076
WWOZ 90.7 FM New OrleansNew Orleans, LA$3,388,156
Boulder Community Broadcast AssocBoulder, CO$1,452,798
AppalshopWhitesburg, KY$2,309,433
Equal Access InternationalWashington, DC$15,320,460
WHQR (WHQR)Wilmington, NC$1,723,613
KexpSeattle, WA$10,585,311
Bethel BroadcastingBethel, AK$1,669,181
Radio MilwaukeeMilwaukee, WI$4,100,863
CoastAlaskaJuneau, AK$6,227,267
Classical KING FM 98.1Seattle, WA$7,991,072
WamcAlbany, NY$7,900,851
Wfae 907Charlotte, NC$7,383,276
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$4,657,386
2019
Yearly growth
-6.4%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$4,889,161
2019
Yearly growth
2.1%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$5,008,356
2019
Yearly growth
-3.1%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
61
2019
Yearly growth
32.6%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
54 Park Pl
Newark, NJ 07102
Metro area
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA
County
Essex County, NJ
Website URL
wbgo.org/ 
Phone
(973) 624-8880
Facebook page
wbgojazz 
Twitter profile
@wbgo 
IRS details
EIN
22-2137728
Fiscal year end
September
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1976
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
A34: Radio
NAICS code, primary
51511: Radio Broadcasting
Parent/child status
Independent