Oxford Historical Society, Inc.
PO Box 582
Oxford CT 06478
Contact Information
Address PO Box 582
Oxford, CT 06478-
Telephone (0) N/A x
E-mail office@oxford-historical-society.org
Web and Social Media
Mission
Local History Preservation The purpose of the Oxford Historical Society, Inc is dedicated to preserving and encouraging community interest in the history of Oxford, Connecticut We seek to ensure that present and future generations can share in and understand their rich heritage.
At A Glance
Year of Incorporation 2005
Organization's type of tax exempt status Public Supported Charity
Leadership
CEO/Executive Director Organization is made up of all volunteers. There is no CEO.
Board Chair Mrs. Louise Burr
Board Chair Company Affiliation retired
Financial Summary
 
Projected Revenue $28,000.00
Projected Expenses $20,000.00
Statements
Mission Local History Preservation The purpose of the Oxford Historical Society, Inc is dedicated to preserving and encouraging community interest in the history of Oxford, Connecticut We seek to ensure that present and future generations can share in and understand their rich heritage.
Impact
  • Annual programs for all Oxford second grade students at the Homestead or in school.
  • Annual Peach Festival Featuring history of the Hale Peach Farm and more than a hundred local historic photos.
  • Held regular Museum Hours, open for free to the public on the 1st & 3rd Sundays of each month from 2 to 4 p.m., plus available by appointment.
  • Began work on the preservation and restoration of a historic barn frame loom which will be used in programs for adults and children.
  • Began work on replacement and restoration of all windows to improve energy-efficiency and to limit UV light to better preserve our artifacts.
Needs
  1. Increase Membership and recruit more volunteers
  2. Pay off remaining debt incurred by house move.
  3. Need more storage space for collections storage
  4. Driveway paving
  5. Development of long-term development funding plans
 
CEO Statement We are an all-volunteer organization, so we have no paid staff.
Service Categories
Primary Organization Category Arts,Culture & Humanities / History Museums
Secondary Organization Category Unknown / Unknown
Tertiary Organization Category Unknown /
Areas Served
Oxford

Oxford Connecticut, with emphasis on agricultural and mill history that interests people from surrounding towns as well

CEO/Executive Director/Board Comments None
CEO/Executive Director
Organization is made up of all volunteers. There is no CEO.
Experience N/A
Staff
Number of Full Time Staff 0
Number of Part Time Staff 0
Number of Volunteers 53
Number of Contract Staff 0
Staff Retention Rate 0%
Staff Demographics - Ethnicity
African American/Black 0
Asian American/Pacific Islander 0
Caucasian 0
Hispanic/Latino 0
Native American/American Indian 0
Other 0 0
Staff Demographics - Gender
Male 0
Female 0
Unspecified 0
Formal Evaluations
CEO/Executive Formal Evaluation Frequency N/A
Senior Management Formal Evaluation N/A
Senior Management Formal Evaluation Frequency N/A
Non Management Formal Evaluation N/A
Non Management Formal Evaluation Frequency N/A
Comments
CEO Comments As we are an all-volunteer organization, most of these questions do not apply to the Oxford Historical Society, Inc.'s operations

Board Chair
Mrs. Louise Burr
Company Affiliation retired
Term Jan 2014 to Dec 2014
Board of Directors
NameAffiliation
Mrs. Dorothy A. DeBischop Oxford Town Historian
Mrs. Nancy Farnum Community volunteer
Mrs. Cindy Joy Community volunteer
Mr. Jack Konicki Community volunteer
Mrs. Barbara Robinson Community volunteer
Mrs. Marilyn Serus Community volunteer
Mrs. Marilyn Stebar Community volunteer
Board Demographics - Ethnicity
African American/Black 0
Asian American/Pacific Islander 0
Caucasian 8
Hispanic/Latino 0
Native American/American Indian 0
Other 0 0
Board Demographics - Gender
Male 1
Female 7
Unspecified 0
Governance
Board Term Lengths 1
Board Term Limits 0
Written Board Selection Criteria No
Written Conflict of Interest Policy Yes
Percentage Making Monetary Contributions 100%
Percentage Making In-Kind Contributions 100%
 
 
Financials
Fiscal Year Start Jan 01 2014
Fiscal Year End Dec 31 2014
Projected Revenue $28,000.00
Projected Expenses $20,000.00
Spending Policy N/A
Credit Line No
Reserve Fund No
Detailed Financials
Prior Three Years Expense Allocations Chart
Fiscal Year200920082007
Program Expense$12,770$7,770--
Administration Expense------
Fundraising Expense------
Payments to Affiliates------
Total Revenue/Total Expenses2.703.23--
Program Expense/Total Expenses100%100%--
Fundraising Expense/Contributed Revenue0%0%--
Prior Three Years Assets and Liabilities Chart
Fiscal Year200920082007
Total Assets$314,262$291,740--
Current Assets$14,802$9,402--
Long-Term Liabilities$43,880$43,116--
Current Liabilities------
Total Net Assets$270,382$248,624--
Prior Three Years Top Three Funding Sources
Fiscal Year200920082007
Top Funding Source & Dollar Amount -- ----
Second Highest Funding Source & Dollar Amount -- ----
Third Highest Funding Source & Dollar Amount -- ----
Solvency
Short Term Solvency
Fiscal Year200920082007
Current Ratio: Current Assets/Current Liabilities------
Long Term Solvency
Fiscal Year200920082007
Long-Term Liabilities/Total Assets14%15%--
Capitial Campaign
Currently in a Capital Campaign? No
Comments
Foundation Staff Comments

This profile, including the financial summaries prepared and submitted by the organization based on its own independent and/or internal audit processes and regulatory submissions, has been read by The Community Foundation.  Financial information is input by Foundation staff directly from the organization’s IRS Form 990, audited financial statements or other financial documents approved by the nonprofit’s board. The Foundation has not audited the organization’s financial statements or tax filings, and makes no representations or warranties thereon. The Community Foundation requires three years of financial information from the nonprofit organization; however, this requirement may not be available for some organizations due to their more recent incorporation or formation. The Community Foundation is continuing to receive information submitted by the organization and may periodically update the organization’s profile to reflect the most current financial and other information available. The organization has completed the fields required by The Community Foundation and updated their profile in the last year. To see if the organization has received a competitive grant from The Community Foundation in the last five years, please go to the General Information Tab of the profile.

Address PO Box 582
Oxford, CT 06478
Primary Phone 0 N/A
CEO/Executive Director Organization is made up of all volunteers. There is no CEO.
Board Chair Mrs. Louise Burr
Board Chair Company Affiliation retired

 

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