Arts, Culture, and Humanities

New Jersey State Museum Foundation

  • Trenton, NJ
  • www.statemuseum.nj.gov

Mission Statement

The Foundation support the programs, exhibitions and collections of the NJ State Museum through fundraising, volunteerism and advocacy.

Main Programs

  1. The Friends of the New Jersey State Museum
  2. Trenton Makes-Words!
Service Areas

Self-reported

New Jersey

New Jersey
Parts of South Eastern Pennsylvania
The Museum also receives visitors from through the United States, and internationally as well.

ruling year

1968

Executive Director since 2006

Self-reported

Ms. Nicole Jannotte

Chair since 2015

Self-reported

Ms. Karen S. Ali

Keywords

Self-reported

Museum, children, youth, education, art, science, history

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Also Known As

New Jersey State Museum Foundation

EIN

22-6098724

 Number

5758859559

Physical Address

205 West State Street

Trenton, 08625 0530

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Single Organization Support (A11)

Single Organization Support (B11)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Programs

Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

The Friends of the New Jersey State Museum

The Friends of the New Jersey State Museum sponsors the Museum's Super Science Weekend, Kaleidoscope Kids Summer Acadmey, film festivals, lectures, workshops and exhibitions, family programs, professional development events and trips.

Category

Population(s) Served

Budget

Program 2

Trenton Makes-Words!

Providing underserved families with pre-kindergarten children the skills and resources to build their children's vocabulary skills.

Category

Education

Population(s) Served

Infants/Babies (under age 5)

Adults

Budget

$250,000.00

Service Areas

Self-reported

New Jersey

New Jersey
Parts of South Eastern Pennsylvania
The Museum also receives visitors from through the United States, and internationally as well.

Social Media

Accreditations

American Association of Museums

Affiliations + Memberships

Chamber of Commerce

Board Source

AFP (Association of Fundraising Professionals)

American Association of Museums - Member

American Association for State and Local History

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Financials

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NEW JERSEY STATE MUSEUM FOUNDATION
Fiscal year: Jul 01-Jun 30
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

New Jersey State Museum Foundation

Leadership

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Executive Director

Ms. Nicole Jannotte

Chair

Ms. Karen S. Ali

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Ms. Karen S Ali Esq.

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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No

BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

Yes

CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?

Yes

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?

Yes

BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?

No

BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?