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Oakland Museum of California (OMCA)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

OMCA is a art museum based in Oakland, CA that was founded in 2011. As of 2018 they had $18 million in revenue and $50 million in assets.

The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) brings together collections of art, history and natural sciences under one roof to tell the extraordinary stories of California and its people.

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Program areas at OMCA

Exhibitions and programs: the Oakland Museum of California (omca) presented a range of exhibitions, public programs, and educational offerings in fy17-18, serving 197,000 ticketed visitors onsite, including approximately 34,000 school children and educators, as well as thousands more in the community. Major exhibitions included "nature's gift", "politics of seeing: dorothea lange", "respect: hip-hop style and wisdom and "j.b. blunk: nature, art and everyday life". Major public programs included the weekly "friday nights @ omca;" the annual community celebrations for Oakland public library summer reading program, days of the dead, the lunar new year; and "omca connect," the community engagement initiative that takes omca programming to neighborhood events throughout Oakland. The Museum measures its success in terms of number of visitors and members; contributions to the Museum field and scholarship in California art, history, and natural sciences; critical and media response to exhibitions; and visitor comments and feedback. The Museum undertakes ...

Docents and councils: the Museum has been supported by a docent corps of some 300 actively touring docents that lead hundreds of school and public tours each year. The council on architecture provides monthly tours of the Museum's landmark building. Docent tours serve more than 34,000 school children, teachers and adult chaperones each year and thousands more through public tours.

Public information: the Museum has a very active public information program that includes the omca web site (, e-newsletters, social media, onsite signage, press releases and media announcements. In addition, the Museum advertises online, and through outdoor and broadcast channels. In 2017-2018, the Museum continued to build new cross-promotional partnerships and enhance its marketing campaigns for special exhibitions and programming.

Form 990s for OMCA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Aug 10, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jan 3, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jul 19, 2016990View PDF
...and two more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for OMCA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$14,665,696
Program services$2,304,545
Investment income and dividends$877,132
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$419,575
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$857,987
Net income from fundraising events$-265,218
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$14,017
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$18,873,734

Vendors for OMCA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Google IncSoftware2020-03-17
██████Content management system software2020-03-05
██████Fundraising software2020-03-05
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-05
█████████Marketing software2020-03-05
██████████Fundraising software2020-03-05
██████ ██████████Insurance2019-12-31
█████████ █████████ ███████Insurance agent or broker$142019-12-31
...and 14 more vendors

Personnel at OMCA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Fogarty Lori GrantExecutive Director and Chief Executive Officer$257,009June 30, 2018
Kim Ondreck CarimChief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer$0June 30, 2018
████ ██ ███████Executive Director$235,772Oct. 4, 2020
███████████ ██████ █Director Technology$102,077June 30, 2018
█████ ██████ █Director , Philanthropy$134,573June 30, 2018
████ ██████ █Director Human Resources$113,636June 30, 2018
████ ████Vice Chair$0Oct. 4, 2020
████ ████Secretary$0Oct. 4, 2020
█████ ███████Chair$0Oct. 4, 2020
█████ ████████Vice Chair$0Oct. 4, 2020
...and six more key personnel

Peer art museums

1Charles W Bowers Museum Corporation501(c)(3)$6.2 millionSanta Ana, CA
2Asian Art Museum Foundation of San Francisco501(c)(3)$49 millionSan Francisco, CA
3Georgia O'Keeffe Museum501(c)(3)$36 millionSanta Fe, NM
4Brooklyn Museum501(c)(3)$43 millionBrooklyn, NY
5Taft Museum of Art501(c)(3)$9.6 millionCincinnati, OH
6The Philbrook Museum of Art501(c)(3)$20 millionTulsa, OK
7Cincinnati Museum Association501(c)(3)$19 millionCincinnati, OH
8Currier Museum of Art501(c)(3)$4.8 millionManchester, NH
9The Jewish Museum501(c)(3)$26 millionNew York, NY
10Norman Rockwell Museum at Stockbridge501(c)(3)$6.5 millionStockbridge, MA
11The National Museum of Women in the Arts501(c)(3)$13 millionWashington, DC
12Shelburne Museum501(c)(3)$8.7 millionShelburne, VT
13The Newark Museum Association501(c)(3)$21 millionNewark, NJ
14Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art501(c)(3)$11 millionNashville, TN
15Bruce Museum501(c)(3)$7.0 millionGreenwich, CT
16Armand Hammer Museum of ART AND CULTURAL Center501(c)(3)$38 millionLos Angeles, CA
17Santa Barbara Museum of Art (SBMA)501(c)(3)$11 millionSanta Barbara, CA
18Norton Simon Museum501(c)(3)$15 millionPasadena, CA
19San Diego Museum of Art501(c)(3)$16 millionSan Diego, CA
20Japanese American National Museum501(c)(3)$7.2 millionLos Angeles, CA
21Autry Museum of the American West501(c)(3)$15 millionLos Angeles, CA
22Salvador Dali Museum501(c)(3)$14 millionSt Petersburg, FL
23Peabody Essex Museum501(c)(3)$51 millionSalem, MA
24National Museum of Wildlife Art of the United States501(c)(3)$4.9 millionJackson, WY
25The Chrysler Museum of Art501(c)(3)$13 millionNorfolk, VA