Arts, Culture, and Humanities

Friends of the Governors Mansion

  • Austin, TX
  • www.txfgm.org

Mission Statement

THE FRIENDS OF THE GOVERNOR'S MANSION WAS ORGANIZED FOR CHARITABLE AND EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES INCLUDING THE RESTORATION AND MAINTENANCE OF THE GOVERNOR'S MANSION OF THE STATE OF TEXAS.

Main Programs

  1. FGM Web Site
Service Areas

Self-reported

Texas

The Texas Governor's Mansion and its gardens, Austin, Texas

ruling year

1980

Principal Officer since 1990

Self-reported

Jane Karotkin

Keywords

Self-reported

Texas, Governor's Mansion, Austin

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EIN

75-1678603

 Number

7434569977

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Historical Societies, Historic Preservation (A82)

IRS Filing Requirement

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

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

FGM Web Site

Historical information and updates on the Mansion restoration are available on our web site at www.txfgm.org(http://www.txfgm.org) .

Category

Arts, Culture & Humanities

Population(s) Served

General Public/Unspecified

Budget

$1,000.00

Service Areas

Self-reported

Texas

The Texas Governor's Mansion and its gardens, Austin, Texas

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Fnends of the Governor's Mansion
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

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Friends of the Governors Mansion

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Jane Karotkin

STATEMENT FROM THE Principal Officer

"Since 1979, FGM has supported the historic collections of the 1856 Texas Governor's Mansion, beautified the Mansion gardens, and educated the public about the home and its history.  Led by a statewide Board of Directors, the organization continues the above mission while the Governor's Mansion undergoes restoration from the June 2008 fire caused by arson."

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Mr. John W. Crain

The Summerlee Foundation

Term: Feb 2011 - Feb 2013

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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