Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Inner-City Arts

An oasis of learning, achievement and creativity in the heart of Skid Row

four stars

90.71

720 Kohler Street Los Angeles, CA 90021
tel: (213) 627-9621   Web Site
EIN: 95-4239478

Board Leadership
Jonathan Schreter
Chair

CEO
Bob Smiland
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.71 four stars
  Financial 86.87 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Inner-City Arts provides elementary, middle and high school students, many living in Los Angeles' poorest neighborhoods, with the tools and skills they need to succeed academically and personally. Our unique approach to arts education brings elementary, middle and high school students, educators, families and the community to Inner-City Arts' award-winning campus an oasis of creativity and learning in one of the nation's poorest neighborhoods to work with professional teaching artists in well-equipped studios and performance spaces.

Inner-City Arts provides elementary, middle and high school students, many living in Los Angeles' poorest neighborhoods, with the tools and skills they need to succeed academically and personally. Our unique approach to arts education brings elementary, middle and high school students, educators, families and the community to Inner-City Arts' award-winning campus an oasis of creativity and learning in one of the nation's poorest neighborhoods to work with professional teaching artists in well-equipped studios and performance spaces.

Financial

three stars

86.87

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
73.7%
  Administrative Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.03
  Program Expenses Growth 7.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Inner-City Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Inner-City Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,592,937
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,009,634
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $271,804
Total Contributions $3,874,375
   Program Service Revenue $285,969
Total Primary Revenue $4,160,344
   Other Revenue $-89,818
TOTAL REVENUE $4,070,526
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,883,417
   Administrative Expenses $462,444
   Fundraising Expenses $593,857
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,939,718
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $130,808
   
Net Assets $17,384,263

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$209,600 5.32% Robert Smiland President & CEO

Mission

Inner-City Arts provides elementary, middle and high school students, many living in Los Angeles' poorest neighborhoods, with the tools and skills they need to succeed academically and personally. Our unique approach to arts education brings elementary, middle and high school students, educators, families and the community to Inner-City Arts' award-winning campus an oasis of creativity and learning in one of the nation's poorest neighborhoods to work with professional teaching artists in well-equipped studios and performance spaces.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Inner-City Arts (CA) 90.71 four stars
DreamYard Project (NY) 86.67 three stars
Rainey Institute (OH) 91.18 four stars
Oklahoma Arts Institute (OK) 86.44 three stars
Academy of Vocal Arts (PA) 86.47 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Inner-City Arts
720 Kohler Street
Los Angeles, CA 90021
tel: (213) 627-9621
fax: (213) 627-6469
EIN: 95-4239478

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Board Leadership

Jonathan Schreter
Chair

CEO

Bob Smiland
President and CEO