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    Colorado Springs Philharmonic Orchestra

    Colorado Springs Philharmonic Orchestra


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    ...501(c)(3) organization

    ...Donations are tax-deductible


    ...111 S TEJON ST STE 305
    Colorado Spgs CO 80903-2246

    ...Mail donations to:
    P.O. Box 1266
    Colorado Springs CO 80901


    Colorado Spgs CO | IRS ruling year: 2003 | EIN: 74-3091110  


    We believe in the power of excellent orchestral music to elevate the human spirit, to serve as a catalyst for cultural vitality and economic growth and to bring people of great diversity together, to enrich lives. This inspires our VISION to provide unsurpassed musical experiences for our region, state, and nation.


    The Colorado Springs Philharmonic MISSION is to inspire and engage the people of our communities and our region through exceptional orchestral performances honoring classical greatness, encouraging lifelong creative discovery, and celebrating the human spirit and experience.


    Rating Information


    This charity's score is 85%, earning it a Three-Star rating. If this organization aligns with your passions and values, you can give with confidence.

    This overall score is calculated from multiple beacon scores: 90% Accountability & Finance, 10% Culture & Community. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

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    Historical Ratings
     Important note on the timeliness of ratings

    The IRS is significantly delayed in processing nonprofits' annual tax filings (Forms 990). As a result, the Accountability & Finance score for Colorado Springs Philharmonic Orchestra is outdated and the overall rating may not be representative of its current operations. Please check with the charity directly for any questions you may have.

    Rating Report

    • Impact & Results
    • Accountability & Finance
    • Culture & Community
    • Leadership & Adaptability
    Accountability & Finance
    Impact & ResultsAccountability & FinanceCulture & CommunityLeadership & Adaptability


    Accountability & Finance


    Colorado Springs Philharmonic Orchestra has earned a 85% for the Accountability & Finance beacon. See the metrics below for more information.

    This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.

    This Accountability & Finance score represents IRS Form 990 data up until FY 2019, which is the most recent Form 990 currently available to us. 

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    Accountability and Transparency
    ...Full Credit
    ...Partial Credit
    ...No Credit
    ...Not Applicable

    Financial Metrics
    ...Full Credit
    ...Partial Credit
    ...No Credit
    ...Not Applicable
    ...Liabilities to Assets Ratio - 59.30% - 2.5/10 pts
    ...Working Capital Ratio - 0.28 years - 5/10 pts
    ...Fundraising Efficiency - $0.11 - 7.5/10 pts
    ...Administrative Expense Ratio - 16.50% - 7.5/10 pts
    ...Fundraising Expense Ratio - 5.80% - 10/10 pts
    ...Program Expense Ratio - 77.60% - 7.88/10 pts
    ...Program Expense Growth - 6.46% - 9.46/10 pts

    Unscored Information

    Total Revenue and Expenses - Data Available
    Salary of Key Persons - Data Available
    IRS Published Data (Business Master File) - Data Available
    Data Sources (IRS Forms 990) - Data Available

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