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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Santa Fe Art Institute

Cultivate creative leadership and invest in community, culture, and place to reimagine a more equitable world.

87.31

1600 St. Michael's Drive Santa Fe, NM 87505
tel: (505) 424-5050   Web Site
EIN: 85-0404277

Board Leadership
Marie Wilkinson
Chair

CEO
Jamie Blosser
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.31
  Financial 90.16
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00
This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

SFAI's mission is to cultivate creative leadership, and to invest in community, culture, and place to reimagine a more equitable world. Founded in 1985, SFAI is an independent, non-profit, cultural organization that facilitates meaningful social change through sponsored residencies and artist fellowships; unique public programs; exhibitions; community art projects; and educational outreach for adults and young people. Much of SFAI's programming revolves around an annual theme that is rooted in local community issues, but is also relevant nationally and throughout the world.

SFAI's mission is to cultivate creative leadership, and to invest in community, culture, and place to reimagine a more equitable world. Founded in 1985, SFAI is an independent, non-profit, cultural organization that facilitates meaningful social change through sponsored residencies and artist fellowships; unique public programs; exhibitions; community art projects; and educational outreach for adults and young people. Much of SFAI's programming revolves around an annual theme that is rooted in local community issues, but is also relevant nationally and throughout the world.

Financial

90.16

Accountability & Transparency

85.00

This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
73.2%
  Administrative Expenses 18.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.99
  Program Expenses Growth 5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Santa Fe Art Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Santa Fe Art Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Santa Fe Art Institute (NM) 87.31
Russian Arts Foundation (VT) 95.05
Pasadena Conservatory of Music (CA) 90.50
Chamber Music America (NY) 91.60
New World Symphony (FL) 90.00

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $533,677
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $533,677
   Program Service Revenue $40,991
Total Primary Revenue $574,668
   Other Revenue $263,068
TOTAL REVENUE $837,736
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $601,063
   Administrative Expenses $142,934
   Fundraising Expenses $64,494
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $808,491
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $29,245
   
Net Assets $4,041,705

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
Residency Programs $270,478 45.0%
General Programs $240,426 40.0%
Community Engagement $90,159 15.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 10/01/2021 87.31
2018-12 10/01/2020 82.46
2017-12 05/01/2019 83.63
2016-12 06/01/2018 79.60
2015-12 06/01/2017 80.45
2014-12 06/01/2016 69.21
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 68.24
2012-12 06/01/2014 79.29
2011-12 05/01/2013 83.37
2010-12 07/01/2012 83.91
2010-12 04/01/2012 83.74
2009-12 09/20/2011 77.92
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 72.62
2008-12 04/01/2010 79.41
2007-12 02/01/2009 91.17
2006-12 03/01/2008 90.10
2005-12 02/01/2007 88.51
2004-12 07/01/2006 92.82

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

EIN 85-0404277
Name in IRS Master File SANTA FE ART INSTITUTE
NTEE Code B99
NTEE Classification Education N.E.C.
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (30) School, college, trade school, etc.
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, 1997
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$100,000 12.36% Jamie Blosser Executive Director

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Charity Contact Info

Santa Fe Art Institute
1600 St. Michael's Drive
Santa Fe, NM 87505
tel: (505) 424-5050
fax: (505) 424-5051
EIN: 85-0404277

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 24044
Santa Fe, NM 87502

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Board Leadership

Marie Wilkinson
Chair

CEO

Jamie Blosser
Executive Director

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