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The Lynnwood Foundation

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

The Lynnwood Foundation is a historical society based in Charlotte, NC that was founded in 1996. As of 2019 they had $5.3 million in revenue and $17 million in assets.

To operate The duke mansion as an historic inn and community gathering place for The purpose of preserving and providing public access to The property and to operate The lee institute, which builds collaborative leadership through its programs. Preser...

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Program areas at The Lynnwood Foundation

The duke mansion: The preservation and protection of The duke mansion has continued with maintenance and capital investment of The house and The grounds. The duke mansion showcases its history by being open to The community for all types of events and The gardens are open nearly every day for visitors. It also provides its own annual programming free to The public including five history lectures, regular guided garden tours and an annual community-wide open house.

The lee institute: The lee institute serves and strengthens organizations and individuals who share our commitment to building great communities. The lee institute provided facilitation, civic engagement, consulting and leadership training to non-profits, governments and community groups locally, regionally and statewide.

Form 990s for The Lynnwood Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 21, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Feb 28, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Jan 21, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for The Lynnwood Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$844,967
Program services$4,482,655
Investment income and dividends$4
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-6,866
Net income from fundraising events$-3,260
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$5,317,500

Vendors for The Lynnwood Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
MailChimpMarketing software2020-08-19
███████████ ███Tax accounting2018-11-06
██████ ██████ ████████Food Services$1,368,8612017-12-01
████████ ███ ███ ███████Garden Construction and Landscape Services$159,3422017-12-01
████████ ███████ ██████Fundraising Consultant$119,2982017-12-01
████████ ██████Preservation Gala Colonnade Events Capital Campaign Endow$119,2982017-12-01

Personnel at The Lynnwood Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Becky SagadinGeneral Manager-Nov. 10, 2020
Patricia Higgins MartinDevelopment Director-Nov. 10, 2020
██████ █████████Past Executive Director - Lee Institute$135,537Dec. 31, 2017
███████ ███████Past General Manager - Duke Mansion$110,298Dec. 31, 2017
██████ ██ █████████President$896,432Nov. 10, 2020
████ █████████Controller$127,186Dec. 31, 2017
███ ████Treasurer and Director$0Dec. 31, 2017
███ ██████Chairman of the Board$0Dec. 31, 2017

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2The Lost Colony (RIHA)501(c)(3)$2.4 millionManteo, NC
3Vizcaya Museum and Gardens Trust501(c)(3)$11 millionMiami, FL
4Blithewold501(c)(3)$1.6 millionBristol, RI
5The Garden Conservancy501(c)(3)$7.0 millionGarrison, NY
6Sonnenberg Gardens and Mansion- State Historic Park501(c)(3)$1.4 millionCanandaigua, NY
7Bonnet House Museum & Gardens501(c)(3)$1.9 millionFort Lauderdale, FL
8Daniel Jonathan Stowe Conservancy501(c)(3)$2.6 millionBelmont, NC
9Wing Haven Foundation501(c)(3)$1.4 millionCharlotte, NC
10Cape Fear Botanical Garden501(c)(3)$2.2 millionFayetteville, NC
11The National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of Georgia501(c)(3)$2.4 millionSavannah, GA
12Coastal Georgia Historical Society501(c)(3)$1.9 millionSt Simons Island, GA
13Maine Historical Society (MHS)501(c)(3)$1.6 millionPortland, ME
14Historic Philadelphia501(c)(3)$4.8 millionPhiladelphia, PA
15Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Authority (GHHSA)501(c)(3)$1.7 millionAberdeen, WA
16Maryland Historical Society (MdHS)501(c)(3)$5.2 millionBaltimore, MD
17Landmark Center501(c)(3)$2.2 millionSt Paul, MN
18Panhandle-Plains Historical Society501(c)(3)$1.7 millionCanyon, TX
19Destrehan Plantation Home501(c)(3)$1.3 millionDestrehan, LA
20Staten Island Historical Society Incd / B / A Historic Richmond Town501(c)(3)$2.3 millionStaten Island, NY
21Custom House Maritime Museum501(c)(3)$1.4 millionNewburyport, MA
22Montauk Historical Society501(c)(3)$1.3 millionMontauk, NY
23Historical Society of Pennsylvania501(c)(3)$2.0 millionPhiladelphia, PA
24Drayton Hall Preservation Trust501(c)(3)$2.6 millionCharleston, SC
25Maricopa County Historical Society501(c)(3)$1.4 millionWickenburg, AZ