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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Community Arts Music Association

Presenting the world's finest classical artists since 1919

three stars

88.35

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 88.35 three stars
  Financial 87.75 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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

87.75

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
73.4%
  Administrative Expenses 16.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.38
  Program Expenses Growth 6.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.6%
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) 88.35 three stars
Jazz St. Louis (MO) 89.94 three stars
National Council for the Traditional Arts (MD) 92.02 four stars
Jacob Burns Film Center (NY) 94.86 four stars
The Sheldon Arts Foundation (MO) 88.13 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,137,535
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $10,000
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,147,535
   Program Service Revenue $734,258
Total Primary Revenue $1,881,793
   Other Revenue $530,611
TOTAL REVENUE $2,412,404
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,532,544
   Administrative Expenses $314,890
   Fundraising Expenses $236,170
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,083,604
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $328,800
   
Net Assets $9,259,157

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 $1,532,544 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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, 2017
  • May, 2016
  • May, 2015
  • May, 2014
  • May, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$167,333 8.03% Mark Trueblood Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community Arts Music Association (CA) 88.35 three stars
Vashon Center for the Arts (WA) 89.38 three stars
On the Boards (WA) 88.37 three stars
The Schubert Club (MN) 88.61 three stars
The Clay Center for the Arts & Sciences of West Virginia (WV) 90.40 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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