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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Greater Hartford Arts Council

The Capital Region's cultural development organization

three stars

80.47

100 Pearl Street First Floor
Hartford, CT 06123
tel: (860) 525-8629   Web Site
EIN: 23-7111486

Board Leadership
Karen Eisenbach
Chair

CEO
Cathy Malloy
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.47 three stars
  Financial 72.68 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Greater Hartford Arts Council (GHAC) is a leader and catalyst for the promotion, fundraising and coordination of arts and heritage programs that help celebrate our diverse cultures, enliven the spirit, and enrich the economy of Connecticut's Capital Region. The Arts Council's annual United Arts Campaign provides grants and services to more than 150 organizations throughout the region each year. A rigorous application and review process compels both collaboration and financial discipline among the recipient groups. Through its United Arts Campaign and professional technical assistance programs, the Arts Council occupies a unique role in Greater Hartford's civic life by providing value-added support and services.

The Greater Hartford Arts Council (GHAC) is a leader and catalyst for the promotion, fundraising and coordination of arts and heritage programs that help celebrate our diverse cultures, enliven the spirit, and enrich the economy of Connecticut's Capital Region. The Arts Council's annual United Arts Campaign provides grants and services to more than 150 organizations throughout the region each year. A rigorous application and review process compels both collaboration and financial discipline among the recipient groups. Through its United Arts Campaign and professional technical assistance programs, the Arts Council occupies a unique role in Greater Hartford's civic life by providing value-added support and services.

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Financial

two stars

72.68

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
76.9%
  Administrative Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 18.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.42
  Program Expenses Growth -12.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 38.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Greater Hartford Arts Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Greater Hartford Arts Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Greater Hartford Arts Council (CT) 80.47 three stars
New England Foundation for the Arts (MA) 95.04 four stars
Music Center Foundation (CA) 87.47 three stars
United Arts of Central Florida (FL) 87.36 three stars
Texas Cultural Trust (TX) 86.56 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,188,338
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $77,175
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $96,263
Total Contributions $2,361,776
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,361,776
   Other Revenue $75,375
TOTAL REVENUE $2,437,151
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,857,954
   Administrative Expenses $112,151
   Fundraising Expenses $394,504
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,364,609
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $72,542
   
Net Assets $1,153,819

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Grants $1,281,945 69.0%
Cultural Promotions and Services $447,745 24.1%
Arts Education $128,264 6.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/01/2018 80.47 three stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 80.46 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 74.74 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 80.55 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 78.10 two stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 81.97 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 85.60 three stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 81.83 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 78.21 two stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 77.39 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 65.63 one star
2008-06 09/01/2009 65.70 one star
2007-06 09/01/2008 77.68 two stars
2006-06 06/01/2007 85.64 three stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 75.83 two stars
2004-06 11/01/2005 70.82 two stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 23-7111486
Name in IRS Master File GREATER HARTFORD ARTS COUNCIL INCORPORATED
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date June, 1971
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$165,000 6.97% Catherine Malloy CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Greater Hartford Arts Council (CT) 80.47 three stars
Nebraska Humanities Council (NE) 90.32 four stars
Americans for the Arts (DC) 91.45 four stars
Arts Partnership of Greater Spartanburg (SC) 88.89 three stars
New England Foundation for the Arts (MA) 95.04 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Greater Hartford Arts Council
100 Pearl Street
First Floor
Hartford, CT 06123
tel: (860) 525-8629
fax: (860) 278-5461
EIN: 23-7111486

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Board Leadership

Karen Eisenbach
Chair

CEO

Cathy Malloy
Chief Executive Officer

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