EIN 20-1257939

Radio Milwaukee

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
44
Year formed
2003
Most recent tax filings
2019-12
NTEE code, primary
Description
Through music and stories created for a culturally open-minded community, 88nine Radio Milwaukee is a catalyst for creating a better, more inclusive, and engaged Milwaukee. Through music and stories created for a culturally open-minded community, 88Ni...

Program areas at Radio Milwaukee

Radio Milwaukee is a public Radio station in partnership with Milwaukee public schools. Launched in 2007, the station provides regional and national exposure to Milwaukee's community assets, musicians, non-profit organizations and individuals that make this a diverse and thriving community. Every day Radio Milwaukee airs new music, Milwaukee music, and community stories promoting the work of those striving to make this a great place to live. Radio Milwaukee also has a vibrant online community via social media and an active website with community calendars. Radio Milwaukee can be heard around the world via its online streaming. In 2019, Radio Milwaukee hosted over 195 events engaging in excess of 12,500 community members.
Radio Milwaukee produces and airs short stories featuring the not-for-profit organizations and individuals working to improve the quality of life in Milwaukee. The stories, about the length of a song, are aired daily within the music mix and posted on the radiomilwaukee.org website. Listeners can go to the website to read more about the featured organizations and can click through to an organization's website to get involved, make a contribution, or ask for more information. In 2019, Radio Milwaukee featured 182 individuals and organizations in their stories. The stories focused on volunteerism, arts and culture, neighborhoods, youth, the environment, social justice and stories from underrepresented communities.

Form 990s for Radio Milwaukee

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-02-24990View PDF
2018-122020-01-23990View PDF
2017-122018-12-22990View PDF
2016-122017-11-16990View PDF
2015-122017-01-10990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Radio Milwaukee

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Corporation for Public BroadcastingRCSG$194,395
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...and 12 more grants received

Financials for Radio Milwaukee

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$526,062
Program services$3,521,155
Investment income and dividends$9,173
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$5,872
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$12,009
Net income from gaming activities$1,130
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$25,462
Total revenues$4,100,863

Personnel at Radio Milwaukee

NameTitleCompensation
Danae D. DavisBoard Chair$0
Sarah ZimmermanPresident Astor Street Foundation$0
Carl CahillDirector$0
 Subscribe to viewExecutive Director$82,332
 Subscribe to viewFinance Director$73,163
...and 2 more key personnel

Organizations like Radio Milwaukee

OrganizationLocationRevenue
Northeast Indiana Public Radio (NIPR)Fort Wayne, IN$1,528,812
KVMRNevada City, CA$1,096,411
CoastAlaskaJuneau, AK$6,033,959
The Public Broadcasting Council of CnySyracuse, NY$6,528,549
Wyep 913FM Wesa 905FMPittsburgh, PA$6,529,423
Prairie Public BroadcastingFargo, ND$8,336,295
KXCI Community RadioTucson, AZ$1,052,651
Western New York Public Broadcasting AssociationBuffalo, NY$14,216,365
Classical KING FM 98.1Seattle, WA$7,991,072
Spokane Public RadioSpokane, WA$1,760,357
WWOZ 90.7 FM New OrleansNew Orleans, LA$5,857,215
Boulder Community Broadcast AssocBoulder, CO$1,150,225
WHQR (WHQR)Wilmington, NC$1,723,613
Community Wireless of Park CityPark City, UT$1,522,664
Family FirstTampa, FL$4,746,242
Valley Public RadioClovis, CA$2,314,501
Hawaii Public RadioHonolulu, HI$7,044,568
Louisville Public MediaLouisville, KY$6,152,976
Aspen Public RadioAspen, CO$1,191,660
The Public's RadioProvidence, RI$3,760,087
Wfae-FmCharlotte, NC$7,330,762
Alaska Public TelecommunicationAnchorage, AK$6,154,974
Nevada Public Radio (KNPR)Las Vegas, NV$8,764,566
The Pacifica FoundationLos Angeles, CA$11,368,889
Newark Public RadioNewark, NJ$4,657,386
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$4,100,863
2019
Yearly growth
19%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$4,528,409
2019
Yearly growth
47%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$5,303,095
2019
Yearly growth
-8%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
44
2019
Yearly growth
15.8%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
220 E Pittsburgh Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53204
Metro area
Milwaukee-Waukesha, WI
Website URL
radiomilwaukee.org/ 
Phone
(414) 475-8097
Facebook page
88nine 
Twitter profile
@radiomilwaukee 
IRS details
EIN
20-1257939
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
2003
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