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Rhode Island PBS Foundation

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

Rhode Island PBS Foundation is a television broadcaster based in Providence, RI that was founded in 1987. As of 2019 they had $8.4 million in revenue and $97 million in assets.

The Rhode Island PBS Foundation is organization founded in 1987 to raise funds and provide support services to Rhode Island PBS. The Rhode Island PBS Foundation provides approximately 58% of the operating budget of Rhode Island PBS.

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Program areas at Rhode Island PBS Foundation

Committed to the principle of life-long learning, and in response to the interests expressed by our viewers, Rhode Island PBS, as a non-commercial educational ("nce") broadcast licensee, uses the power of public media to produce and present creative content and learning opportunities in our mission to educate, inform, enrich, inspire and entertain our viewers of all ages in Rhode Island, southeastern Massachusetts and eastern Connecticut.

Form 990s for Rhode Island PBS Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Aug 27, 2020990View PDF
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Aug 23, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Aug 1, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jan 20, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Rhode Island PBS Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,454,271
Program services$2,382,404
Investment income and dividends$3,047,067
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,552,256
Net income from fundraising events$55,742
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$8,491,740

Vendors for Rhode Island PBS Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Mullen Scorpio and CerilliTax accounting2020-08-27
█████████ ████████Software2020-03-18
████ █████ ██████████ ███Mail Solicitations$8,4522015-06-01
███ █████████ ███Mail Solicitations$10,6792015-06-01
█████ ███Tax accounting2014-05-27

Personnel at Rhode Island PBS Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
David PiccerelliPresident and Board Member$160,485Aug. 27, 2020
Tia ScigulinskySecretary and Board Member$0July 9, 2020
█████ █████Treasurer and Board Member$0July 9, 2020
█████ ██ █████Chairperson and Board Member$0July 9, 2020

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