EIN 20-2507723

Society of Architectural Historians (SAH)

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The Society of Architectural Historians promotes the study, interpretation and conservation of architecture, design, landscapes and urbanism worldwide for the benefit of all.
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Program areas at SAH

Study:grants and fellowships - each year the Society awards a number of fellowships to scholars who present papers at the annual conference and participate in the domestic study tours.
Interpretation:tours and conference - sah hosts an annual conference which allows Architectural Historians, art Historians, architects, museum professionals, and preservationists from around the world a venue to share new research on the history of the built environment.study tours are organized in different geographical locations so participant may learn about different types and styles of world architecture.buildings of the united states -an award-winning series of books on american architecture compiled and written on a state-by-state basis. The primary objective of the series is to identify and celebrate the rich cultural, economic, and geographical diversity of the united states as it is reflected in the architecture of each state. The series is commissioned by the Society of Architectural Historians and published by university of Virginia press.publications and journals -published since 1941, journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (jsah) is widely recognized as a leading english-language journal on history of the built environment. Published four times per year, each issue offers four to five scholarly articles on topics from all periods of history and all parts of the world, reviews of recent books, exhibitions, films, and other media, and a variety of editorials and opinion pieces designed to place the discipline of Architectural history within a larger intellectual context. Published in both print and online, jsah brings topics to life for those interested in the history of architecture, landscape architecture, and urbanism.sah also produces a newsletter which is sent to over 10,000 individuals and 2,500 organizations each month. The sah newsletter provides the latest information about fellowships, grants, publications, and other news and opportunities in the fields of Architectural history, architecture, landscapes, design, planning, and preservation.society of Architectural Historians architecture resource archive (sahara) - sahara is a digital collection of over 100,000 images of architecture and landscapes contributed by sah members - architects, scholars, photographers, graduate students, preservationists, and others who share an interest in the build environment.

Grants made by SAH

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Preservation Buffalo NiagaraThe Sah American Architecture and Landscape Field Trip Grant Program Funds Architecture and Landscape Field Trips for Underserved Students in Grades 3 Through High School.$7,000

Who funds Society of Architectural Historians (SAH)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
1772 FoundationSupport for Sah Conference, Providence 2019$6,500
AIA ChicagoAwards, Education, and Support$2,500
TAWANI FoundationGeneral Support$2,500
...and 5 more grants received

Personnel at SAH

Pauline SaligaExecutive Director$155,824
Michael J. GibsonTreasurer$0
Itohan OsayimweseInterim Secretary$0
Victoria M. YoungPresident$0
Patricia A. MortonFirst Vice President / Second Vice President$0
...and 3 more key personnel

Financials for SAH

RevenuesFYE 09/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$912,807
Program services$357,794
Investment income and dividends$137,671
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$19,337
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-82,885
Net income from fundraising events$1,868
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$27,339
Total revenues$1,373,931

Form 990s for SAH

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-092021-04-27990View PDF
2019-092020-08-10990View PDF
2018-092019-06-19990View PDF
2017-092018-05-14990View PDF
2016-092017-10-18990View PDF
...and 7 more Form 990s
Data update history
December 8, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
September 24, 2021
Received grants
Identified 6 new grant, including a grant for $6,500 from 1772 Foundation
August 22, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
June 26, 2021
Updated personnel
Identified 4 new personnel
December 29, 2020
Updated personnel
Identified 11 new personnel
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Arts, cultural, and humanitiesHistoryBusiness and industry
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General information
1365 N Astor St
Chicago, IL 60610
Metro area
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI
Cook County, IL
Website URL
(312) 573-1365
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Form 990
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Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
S41: Promotion of Business
NAICS code, primary
813920: Professional Associations
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