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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit

Excellence on stage and in life

three stars

87.30

2251 Antietam Avenue Detroit, MI 48207
tel: (313) 872-6910   Web Site
EIN: 38-3069610

Board Leadership
Diane Borgus Green
Chair

CEO
Rick Sperling
President & Artistic Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.30 three stars
  Financial 90.13 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

90.13

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
79.5%
  Administrative Expenses 10.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.20
  Program Expenses Growth 2.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit (MI) 87.30 three stars
The Sphinx Organization (MI) 89.39 three stars
Poets & Writers (NY) 85.92 three stars
Chamber Music America (NY) 89.51 three stars
Santa Barbara Bowl Foundation (CA) 88.33 three stars

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Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit is an internationally acclaimed youth development program that concentrates on helping young artists excel on stage and in life. Mosaic's mission is to empower young people to maximize their potential through professional performing arts training and the creation of first-rate theatrical and musical art. Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit, founded by Rick Sperling in 1992, was born out of a need to fill the gaps in arts education in metro Detroit schools while providing an artistic home for young actors, singers, and stage technicians. Serving only 25 young artists without any budget or home in its inaugural year, Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit is now recognized as a highly regarded cultural treasure for the city of Detroit and southeast Michigan. Mosaic's national and international touring performances bring recognition to Detroit as a center for arts and culture and promote a positive image of metro Detroit area youth.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $847,598
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $174,151
Total Contributions $1,021,749
   Program Service Revenue $267,645
Total Primary Revenue $1,289,394
   Other Revenue $-28,318
TOTAL REVENUE $1,261,076
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,104,465
   Administrative Expenses $159,786
   Fundraising Expenses $126,175
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,390,426
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-129,350
   
Net Assets $1,657,674

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
Youth Ensemble and Intermediate Training Programs $1,104,465 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-08 11/01/2016 87.30 three stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 85.91 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 10/01/2015 82.74 three stars
2013-08 11/01/2014 88.64 three stars
2012-08 10/01/2013 84.41 three stars
2011-08 12/01/2012 84.93 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 38-3069610
Name in IRS Master File MOSAIC YOUTH THEATER OF DETROIT
NTEE Code A65
NTEE Classification Theater
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational 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 December, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
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  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
  • August, 2012
  • August, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$81,640 5.87% Richard Sperling Chief Executive Officer

Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit is an internationally acclaimed youth development program that concentrates on helping young artists excel on stage and in life. Mosaic's mission is to empower young people to maximize their potential through professional performing arts training and the creation of first-rate theatrical and musical art. Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit, founded by Rick Sperling in 1992, was born out of a need to fill the gaps in arts education in metro Detroit schools while providing an artistic home for young actors, singers, and stage technicians. Serving only 25 young artists without any budget or home in its inaugural year, Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit is now recognized as a highly regarded cultural treasure for the city of Detroit and southeast Michigan. Mosaic's national and international touring performances bring recognition to Detroit as a center for arts and culture and promote a positive image of metro Detroit area youth.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit (MI) 87.30 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit
2251 Antietam Avenue
Detroit, MI 48207
tel: (313) 872-6910
fax: (313) 872-6920
EIN: 38-3069610

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Board Leadership

Diane Borgus Green
Chair

CEO

Rick Sperling
President & Artistic Director

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