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The Columbus Museum

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

The Columbus Museum is a art museum based in Columbus, GA that was founded in 1953. As of 2018 they had $5.0 million in revenue and $34 million in assets.

The primary purpose of The Columbus Museum is to collect, preserve, research and interpret American art and regional history for The education, enrichment and enjoyment of a broad and diverse public. The Columbus Museum brings American art and history...

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Program areas at The Columbus Museum

The Museum exhibits american art and regional history, conducts workshops, lectures, and receptions. The Museum provides opportunities for art education for The local school system, and generally contributes to The exposure and education of The citizens to american art and regional history. Admission is free and The potential two state audience for The Museum is in excess of 200,000 people. The accomplishments for this year were over 50 classes and conferences, over 12 exhibitions, over 60 lectures, demonstrations, and performances, and various additional events and publications.

Form 990s for The Columbus Museum

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Mar 15, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jan 19, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Apr 14, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Mar 24, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Dec 4, 2014990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for The Columbus Museum

Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,775,984
Program services$22,089
Investment income and dividends$578,101
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$40,654
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$2,529,504
Net income from fundraising events$32,484
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$23,471
Miscellaneous revenues$4,590
Total revenues$5,006,877

Vendors for The Columbus Museum

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
BlackbaudFundraising software2020-07-06
████████ ██████ ███ ███████ ██Tax accounting2019-03-05

Personnel at The Columbus Museum

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Marianne RichterExecutive Director$41,985July 9, 2020
Bridgette RussellDirector of Marketing and Public Relations / Board Member-July 9, 2020
██ ██████ ████Peak Director of Development-July 9, 2020
████ █████Director of Education and Engagement / Board Member-July 9, 2020
█████ ███████Event and Sales Manager / Board Member-July 9, 2020
███████ ████Curator of History and Exhibitions Manager-July 9, 2020
███████ █████Youth and Family Programs Manager / Board Member-July 9, 2020
██████ ████Academic Programs Manager / Board Member-July 9, 2020
████████ ████Deputy Director of Operations / Deputy Director , Operation$103,064July 9, 2020
███████ ██████Corresponding Secretary / Director$0June 30, 2017
...and six more key personnel

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