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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

Kalamazoo Institute of Arts

We believe the arts are for everyone: they inspire, fulfill, and transform.

three stars

84.82

314 S. Park Street Kalamazoo, MI 49007
tel: (269) 349-7775   Web Site
EIN: 38-1617060

Board Leadership
Ron Kitchens
President

CEO
Belinda Tate
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.82 three stars
  Financial 84.65 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

From its beginning in 1924, the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts has offered art classes to the whole community and a place for the enjoyment of the visual arts through touring exhibitions, lectures, special events and a permanent collection. The KIA's mission is to cultivate the creation and appreciation of the visual arts for the communities of West Michigan. The museum's 10 galleries showcase outstanding temporary exhibitions and a significant permanent collection. While the collection's emphasis is 20th-century American painting and sculpture, it also includes a European and American print collection, as well as important collections of photography and contemporary ceramics. The collection includes works by local, national, and international artists.

From its beginning in 1924, the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts has offered art classes to the whole community and a place for the enjoyment of the visual arts through touring exhibitions, lectures, special events and a permanent collection. The KIA's mission is to cultivate the creation and appreciation of the visual arts for the communities of West Michigan. The museum's 10 galleries showcase outstanding temporary exhibitions and a significant permanent collection. While the collection's emphasis is 20th-century American painting and sculpture, it also includes a European and American print collection, as well as important collections of photography and contemporary ceramics. The collection includes works by local, national, and international artists.

Financial

three stars

84.65

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 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)
68.9%
  Administrative Expenses 21.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 9.54
  Program Expenses Growth 2.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kalamazoo Institute of Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kalamazoo Institute of Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kalamazoo Institute of Arts (MI) 84.82 three stars
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum (MA) 88.13 three stars
Honolulu Museum of Art (HI) 85.23 three stars
Reynolda House Museum of American Art (NC) 89.12 three stars
Philbrook Museum of Art (OK) 87.15 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,092,817
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $300,454
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $28,000
Total Contributions $1,421,271
   Program Service Revenue $675,121
Total Primary Revenue $2,096,392
   Other Revenue $811,986
TOTAL REVENUE $2,908,378
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,353,871
   Administrative Expenses $702,267
   Fundraising Expenses $352,066
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,408,204
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-499,826
   
Net Assets $31,663,530

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
School Programs $701,894 29.8%
Exhibits and Permanent Collection $406,782 17.3%
Museum Education $220,271 9.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-08 08/01/2018 84.82 three stars
2016-08 12/01/2017 85.61 three stars
2015-08 11/01/2016 82.71 three stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 82.94 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 10/01/2015 77.92 two stars
2013-08 11/01/2014 85.02 three stars
2012-08 09/01/2013 80.56 three stars
2011-08 10/01/2012 75.83 two stars
2010-08 09/20/2011 88.07 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-08 11/24/2010 92.37 four stars
2008-08 09/01/2009 83.66 three stars
2007-08 06/01/2008 81.71 three stars
2006-08 12/01/2007 94.68 four stars
2005-08 07/01/2006 74.62 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 38-1617060
Name in IRS Master File KALAMAZOO INSTITUTE OF ARTS
NTEE Code A51
NTEE Classification Art Museums
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (65) Fair
(207) Industry trade shows
(119) Other cultural or historical activities
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 July, 1942
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 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
$185,535 5.44% Belinda Tate Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kalamazoo Institute of Arts (MI) 84.82 three stars
Allentown Art Museum (PA) 88.59 three stars
Brooklyn Museum (NY) 87.89 three stars
C.M. Russell Museum (MT) 90.37 four stars
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art (MO) 88.06 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Kalamazoo Institute of Arts
314 S. Park Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
tel: (269) 349-7775
EIN: 38-1617060

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Board Leadership

Ron Kitchens
President

CEO

Belinda Tate
Executive Director

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