EIN 13-3753011


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StoryCorps' mission is to preserve and share humanity's stories, building connections between people and creating a more compassionate and just world. Founded in 2003, it has helped over 650,000 people from all 50 United States by illuminating the humanity and possibility in each person, one story at a time. StoryCorps is located in Brooklyn, NY.
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Storycorps was founded in 2003 with the mission to help us believe in each other by illuminating the humanity and possibility in us allone story at a time. Over the past 20 years, Storycorps provided more than 650,000 people from all 50 united states with vital opportunities to record interviews about their lives, pass wisdom from one generation to the next, and leave a legacy for the future in its archive at the american folklife center at the u.s. library of congress. Storycorps produces and shares edited segments of select interviews with a national audience of tens-of-millions through its weekly broadcasts on npr's morning edition, animations, and podcasts shared on digital and public media. Storycorps' work has been widely recognized with several george foster peabody awards, a macarthur award for creative and effective institutions, and the ted prize.

Grants made by StoryCorps

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Cook County Community RadioSupport$38,000
Georgia Public Telecommunications CommissionSupport$38,000
Wayne State UniversitySupport$38,000
...and 2 more grants made

Who funds StoryCorps

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Corporation for Public BroadcastingRPRG$1,800,000
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$1,732,750
Wal-Mart FoundationInclusive Communities$1,250,000
...and 39 more grants received totalling $9,529,212

Personnel at StoryCorps

Murray Sinclaire, JR.President and Chief Executive Officer$0
Sandra ClarkChief Executive Officer$289,127
Thomas A. MoorePresident and Chief Executive Officer
Lisa SteinChief Financial and Administrative Officer$172,215
Robin SparkmanChief Financial and Administration Officer$157,236
...and 17 more key personnel

Financials for StoryCorps

RevenuesFYE 12/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$12,027,769
Program services$1,902,507
Investment income and dividends$100,568
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$62
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$14,030,906

Form 990s for StoryCorps

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-122023-11-01990View PDF
2021-122022-11-14990View PDF
2020-122021-11-11990View PDF
2019-122021-02-22990View PDF
2018-122020-02-18990View PDF
...and 7 more Form 990s

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Data update history
February 3, 2024
Received grants
Identified 23 new grant, including a grant for $1,250,000 from Wal-Mart Foundation
December 30, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
December 30, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 2 new personnel
December 24, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 3 new vendors, including , , and
October 23, 2023
Received grants
Identified 24 new grant, including a grant for $1,800,000 from Corporation for Public Broadcasting
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General information
80 Hanson Pl 2nd Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Metro area
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA
Kings County, NY
Website URL
(646) 723-7020
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Form 990
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Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
A32: Television
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
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