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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

San Francisco Ballet

Sharing the joy of dance with the San Francisco community

three stars

86.28

Chris Hellman Center for Dance 455 Franklin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
tel: (415) 865-6626   Web Site
EIN: 94-1415298

Board Leadership
Carl F. Pascarella
Chair of the Board

CEO
Glenn McCoy
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.28 three stars
  Financial 84.02 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 using data provided by the charity on a consolidated pro forma 990 which was verified against 990s received from the IRS.

The mission of San Francisco Ballet is to share the joy of dance with its community and around the globe and to provide the highest caliber of dance training in its School. San Francisco Ballet seeks to enhance its position as one of the world's finest dance companies through its vitality, innovation, and diversity and through its uncompromising commitment to artistic excellence based in the classical ballet tradition. Founded in 1933 as the San Francisco Opera Ballet, the Ballet continues to enrich and expand its repertory, and presents approximately 100 performances annually. The San Francisco Ballet School attracts students from around the world, training approximately 350 annually.

The mission of San Francisco Ballet is to share the joy of dance with its community and around the globe and to provide the highest caliber of dance training in its School. San Francisco Ballet seeks to enhance its position as one of the world's finest dance companies through its vitality, innovation, and diversity and through its uncompromising commitment to artistic excellence based in the classical ballet tradition. Founded in 1933 as the San Francisco Opera Ballet, the Ballet continues to enrich and expand its repertory, and presents approximately 100 performances annually. The San Francisco Ballet School attracts students from around the world, training approximately 350 annually.

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Financial

three stars

84.02

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
82.4%
  Administrative Expenses 12.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.60
  Program Expenses Growth 0.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 38.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by San Francisco Ballet on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by San Francisco Ballet on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
San Francisco Ballet (CA) 86.28 three stars
Mark Morris Dance Group (NY) 91.77 four stars
Jacob's Pillow Dance (MA) 91.76 four stars
Atlanta Ballet (GA) 90.11 four stars
RIOULT Dance NY (NY) 85.88 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $11,407,598
   Federated Campaigns $79,904
   Membership Dues $15,379,813
   Fundraising Events $3,028,499
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $60,000
Total Contributions $29,955,814
   Program Service Revenue $28,108,674
Total Primary Revenue $58,064,488
   Other Revenue $2,682,630
TOTAL REVENUE $60,747,118
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $43,548,003
   Administrative Expenses $6,468,434
   Fundraising Expenses $3,010,489
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $53,026,926
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $7,720,192
   
Net Assets $105,839,008

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
Performance & Touring $39,378,228 90.4%
School and Student Housing $3,192,954 7.3%
Outreach $651,817 1.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 06/01/2019 86.28 three stars
2016-06 06/01/2018 82.83 three stars
2015-06 02/01/2017 84.58 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.44 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-06 12/01/2014 93.73 four stars
2012-06 12/20/2013 94.88 four stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 84.85 three stars
2010-06 03/01/2012 79.73 two stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 82.37 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 04/01/2011 86.80 three stars
2008-06 12/01/2009 92.64 four stars
2007-06 03/01/2009 89.08 three stars
2006-06 09/01/2007 86.65 three 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 94-1415298
Name in IRS Master File SAN FRANCISCO BALLET ASSOCIATION
NTEE Code A63
NTEE Classification Ballet
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
(59) Other school related 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 Central - the organization is a central type organization (no group exemption) of a National, Regional or Geographic grouping of organizations.
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date January, 1961
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$408,064 0.76% Glenn Mccoy Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$705,153 1.32% Helgi Tomasson Artistic Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
San Francisco Ballet (CA) 86.28 three stars
The School of American Ballet (NY) 89.14 three stars
Kansas City Ballet (MO) 96.36 four stars
Gina Gibney Dance (NY) 89.32 three stars
The Joffrey Ballet (IL) 92.01 four stars

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Note: This rating represents consolidated financial data for these organizations:

  • San Francisco Ballet
  • San Francisco Ballet Endowment Foundation (94-2747262)

Charity Contact Info

San Francisco Ballet
Chris Hellman Center for Dance
455 Franklin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
tel: (415) 865-6626
EIN: 94-1415298

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Board Leadership

Carl F. Pascarella
Chair of the Board

CEO

Glenn McCoy
Executive Director

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