Young At Art Director’s Salary Made Huge Jump After Broward Taxpayers Paid For New Museum

Young At Art (YAA) executive director Mindy Shrago took home a bigger paycheck after Broward taxpayers built a new home for her children’s museum in Davie. Despite YAA losing nearly $600,000 dollars in revenue over the last five years, Shrago continues to collect her six-figure salary. According to public records, Shrago has received big salary raises even …

Broward Public Relations Firm Kept 64% Of Contributions To Young At Art

According to forms filed with the IRS, Young At Art (YAA) children’s museum in Davie allowed a local public relations firm to keep more than 64 percent of contributions it helped to collect. The 2013 Federal Form 990 shows Pierson Grant public relations brought $60,000 in contributions to YAA. The form shows Pierson Grant kept …

Young At Art Fundraiser Kept Getting Big Fees Even As Donations Dropped

Despite an alarming drop in revenue and contributions, the Young At Art (YAA) Children’s Museum kept paying large fees to its fundraising consultant. Since 2011, YAA lost nearly $600,000 in total revenue. These losses and fewer contributions forced YAA executive director Mindy Shrago to seek a new deal with Broward County Commissioners. In 2013, Shrago …