EIN 47-4417039

Whitney Plantation

IRS 501(c) type
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Whitney Plantation educates the public about the history and legacies of slavery in the United States through tours, exhibits, and programs at a museum and historic site. The Whitney Institute operates and offers tours of the Whitney Plantation museum in Edgard, LA.
Also known as...
The Whitney Institute
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Program areas at Whitney Plantation

The operation and tours of The Whitney Plantation musuem.

Grants made by Whitney Plantation

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Whitney Plantation MuseumTo Repair Hurricane Ida Damage$154,769

Who funds Whitney Plantation

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF)Enable To Organization To Achieve Its Mission of Educating the Public About the History of Slavery and Its Legacies Through Programming, Outreach and Research and the Organization's Efforts To Create and Distribute New, Complex and Complete Narratives By Providing General Operating Support$250,000
The Bessemer Giving FundGeneral Support$125,000
Amalgamated Charitable FoundationGeneral Operating Support$110,000
...and 7 more grants received

Personnel at Whitney Plantation

Ashley RogersExecutive Director$91,500
Dr. Joy BannerDirector of Communications
Amber MitchellDirector of Education
Dr. Ibrahima SeckDirector of Research$0
Yvonne Therese HoldenDirector of Visitor Experience and Operations
...and 4 more key personnel

Financials for Whitney Plantation

RevenuesFYE 12/2021
Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,048,823
Program services$746,694
Investment income and dividends$727
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$7,428
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$101,781
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$1,905,453

Form 990s for Whitney Plantation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-122021-10-11990View PDF
2019-122021-04-05990View PDF
2017-122018-11-15990EZView PDF

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Data update history
June 7, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
May 6, 2023
Received grants
Identified 1 new grant, including a grant for $250,000 from W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF)
August 1, 2022
Received grants
Identified 3 new grant, including a grant for $100,000 from The Bessemer Giving Fund
June 22, 2022
Updated personnel
Identified 4 new personnel
March 11, 2022
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
Nonprofit Types
Arts, culture, and humanities nonprofitsMuseumsHeadquarter / parent organizationsCharities
Arts, cultural, and humanities
State / local levelReceives government fundingTax deductible donationsNo full-time employees
General information
5099 Hwy 18
Edgard, LA 70049
Metro area
New Orleans-Metairie, LA
St. John the Baptist Parish, LA
Website URL
(225) 265-3300
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
A54: History Museums
NAICS code, primary
7121: Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
Parent/child status
Central organization
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