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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Community Arts Music Association

Presenting the world's finest classical artists since 1919

three stars

89.11

2060 Alameda Padre Serra Suite 201
Santa Barbara, CA 93103
tel: (805) 966-4324   Web Site
EIN: 95-1816010

Board Leadership
Robert K. Montgomery
President

CEO
Mark E. Trueblood
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.11 three stars
  Financial 89.24 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The purpose of the Community Arts Music Association (CAMA) is to enrich Santa Barbara's cultural life by the presentation of a variety of live performances by world-renowned performers and orchestras at the highest level of artistic excellence. Our mission to serve the community includes a commitment to expand and enrich audience appreciation and education through various forms of media and to offer associated music outreach programs to the widest possible audience. CANA sponsors four programs in education and outreach: elementary school outreach; the junior, middle and high school ticket program; youth audience development; and adult education.

The purpose of the Community Arts Music Association (CAMA) is to enrich Santa Barbara's cultural life by the presentation of a variety of live performances by world-renowned performers and orchestras at the highest level of artistic excellence. Our mission to serve the community includes a commitment to expand and enrich audience appreciation and education through various forms of media and to offer associated music outreach programs to the widest possible audience. CANA sponsors four programs in education and outreach: elementary school outreach; the junior, middle and high school ticket program; youth audience development; and adult education.

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Financial

three stars

89.24

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
73.6%
  Administrative Expenses 15.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.67
  Program Expenses Growth 11.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Arts Music Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Arts Music Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community Arts Music Association (CA) 89.11 three stars
The Schubert Club (MN) 89.33 three stars
The Sheldon Arts Foundation (MO) 88.13 three stars
The Woodruff Arts Center (GA) 85.82 three stars
San Francisco Performances (CA) 85.58 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,146,130
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $159,394
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,305,524
   Program Service Revenue $655,788
Total Primary Revenue $1,961,312
   Other Revenue $848,342
TOTAL REVENUE $2,809,654
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,652,922
   Administrative Expenses $341,458
   Fundraising Expenses $238,507
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,232,887
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $576,767
   
Net Assets $8,380,042

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
Concert Series $1,652,922 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-05 03/01/2020 89.11 three stars
2018-05 05/01/2019 88.35 three stars
2017-05 06/01/2018 86.85 three stars
2016-05 06/01/2017 85.43 three stars
2015-05 06/01/2016 85.91 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-05 03/01/2016 80.83 three stars
2014-05 09/01/2015 79.52 two stars
2013-05 06/01/2014 83.29 three stars
2012-05 05/01/2013 88.04 three stars
2011-05 04/01/2012 80.81 three stars
2010-05 09/20/2011 76.55 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-05 06/01/2011 76.35 two stars
2009-05 11/24/2010 74.57 two stars
2008-05 10/01/2009 93.77 four 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 95-1816010
Name in IRS Master File COMMUNITY ARTS MUSIC ASSN OF SANTA BARBARA
NTEE Code A61
NTEE Classification Performing Arts Centers
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (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 November, 1942
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End May
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • May, 2018
  • May, 2017
  • May, 2016
  • May, 2015
  • May, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$178,333 7.98% Mark Trueblood Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community Arts Music Association (CA) 89.11 three stars
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center (MA) 85.84 three stars
Pittsburgh Public Theater (PA) 86.43 three stars
Jacob Burns Film Center (NY) 94.86 four stars
Performing Arts Fort Worth/Bass Performance Hall (TX) 95.05 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Community Arts Music Association
2060 Alameda Padre Serra
Suite 201
Santa Barbara, CA 93103
tel: (805) 966-4324
EIN: 95-1816010

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Board Leadership

Robert K. Montgomery
President

CEO

Mark E. Trueblood
Executive Director

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