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Intersection for the Arts

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four stars

95.00

901 Mission Street Suite 306
San Francisco, CA 94103
tel: (415) 626-2787   Web Site
EIN: 94-1593216

Board Leadership
Scott R. Flicker
Chair

CEO
Randy Rollison
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.00 four stars
  Financial 94.17 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Intersection for the Arts is a leading-edge arts and community development organization that connects people and communities across physical, social, cultural, and economic boundaries to instigate change. Established in 1965, Intersection's programs emphasize relationships, collaboration, and process. Intersection works with hundreds of artists through residencies, commissions, fellowships, fiscal sponsorship and incubation, performances, exhibitions, workshops and public art projects. Annually, Intersection works with more than 50 community partners across sector and field.

Intersection for the Arts is a leading-edge arts and community development organization that connects people and communities across physical, social, cultural, and economic boundaries to instigate change. Established in 1965, Intersection's programs emphasize relationships, collaboration, and process. Intersection works with hundreds of artists through residencies, commissions, fellowships, fiscal sponsorship and incubation, performances, exhibitions, workshops and public art projects. Annually, Intersection works with more than 50 community partners across sector and field.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Number of fiscal sponsor applicants sponsored
141
Number of fiscal sponsor applicants
18
Number of customers reporting satisfaction with program
141
Number of organizational partners
9
Number of one-on-one coaching sessions
50
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This impact information is current as of October 2018, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

94.17

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 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)
82.1%
  Administrative Expenses 16.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.99
  Program Expenses Growth 8.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Intersection for the Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Intersection for the Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Intersection for the Arts (CA) 95.00 four stars
New World Symphony (FL) 92.39 four stars
Princess Grace Foundation-USA (NY) 85.67 three stars
Creative Capital Foundation (NY) 92.38 four stars
American Theatre Wing (NY) 87.58 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,760,262
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,008,767
Total Contributions $2,769,029
   Program Service Revenue $1,199,749
Total Primary Revenue $3,968,778
   Other Revenue $187
TOTAL REVENUE $3,968,965
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,593,540
   Administrative Expenses $657,989
   Fundraising Expenses $34,878
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,286,407
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $682,558
   
Net Assets $2,770,866

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
Incubator Programs $2,162,573 83.4%
Art and Community Programs $430,967 16.6%

Ratings History
Intersection for the Arts has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 07/01/2018 95.00 four stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 96.29 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 91.92 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 88.22 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 91.21 four stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 96.60 four stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 88.76 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 94-1593216
Name in IRS Master File INTERSECTION FOR THE ARTS
NTEE Code A61
NTEE Classification Performing Arts Centers
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
(916) Cafeteria, restaurant, snack bar, food services, etc.
(59) Other school related activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 June, 1965
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$75,000 2.28% Randy Rollison Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Intersection for the Arts (CA) 95.00 four stars
The NOCCA Institute (LA) 95.37 four stars
Creative Capital Foundation (NY) 92.38 four stars
ArtWorks (OH) 86.75 three stars
The Field (NY) 89.25 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Intersection for the Arts
901 Mission Street
Suite 306
San Francisco, CA 94103
tel: (415) 626-2787
fax: (415) 626-1636
EIN: 94-1593216

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Board Leadership

Scott R. Flicker
Chair

CEO

Randy Rollison
Executive Director

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