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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Arts Horizons

Transforming children's lives through the power of arts

one star

67.89

One Grand Avenue Suite 7
Englewood, NJ 07631
tel: (201) 567-1766   Web Site
EIN: 22-2418718

Board Leadership
Tammy Bormann
Chair

CEO
Dena Isles
Interim Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 67.89 one star
  Financial 57.14 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Arts Horizons is a premier not-for-profit arts-in-education organization that provides live professional performances and artist-in-residence programs to students and professional development for teachers throughout the entire tri-state region. Our mission is "to enhance the lives of people of all ages and abilities by creating equitable opportunities to engage in the arts". We are committed to making music, art, dance, theatre, new media and creative writing an integral part not only of learning, but of life. Through the transformative impact of the arts, we reach young people through many dimensions, breaking down the barriers of language and culture, accelerating personal growth, and stimulating children's full potential to prepare them for life in the twenty-first century. In response to the global pandemic, Arts Horizons now offers live, pre-recorded and hybrid programs on virtual platforms such as Google Classrooms, Microsoft Teams, ZOOM and more.

Arts Horizons is a premier not-for-profit arts-in-education organization that provides live professional performances and artist-in-residence programs to students and professional development for teachers throughout the entire tri-state region. Our mission is "to enhance the lives of people of all ages and abilities by creating equitable opportunities to engage in the arts". We are committed to making music, art, dance, theatre, new media and creative writing an integral part not only of learning, but of life. Through the transformative impact of the arts, we reach young people through many dimensions, breaking down the barriers of language and culture, accelerating personal growth, and stimulating children's full potential to prepare them for life in the twenty-first century. In response to the global pandemic, Arts Horizons now offers live, pre-recorded and hybrid programs on virtual platforms such as Google Classrooms, Microsoft Teams, ZOOM and more.

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Financial

one star

57.14

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
75.0%
  Administrative Expenses 14.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.45
  Working Capital Ratio (years) < 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth -25.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 132.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Arts Horizons on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Arts Horizons on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Arts Horizons (NJ) 67.89 one star
Association of Performing Arts Professionals (DC) 86.67 three stars
PEN American Center (NY) 94.26 four stars
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (NY) 91.39 four stars
Artspace Projects (MN) 89.48 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $27,286
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $111,875
Total Contributions $139,161
   Program Service Revenue $686,177
Total Primary Revenue $825,338
   Other Revenue $-122,629
TOTAL REVENUE $702,709
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $560,242
   Administrative Expenses $170,860
   Fundraising Expenses $152,894
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $883,996
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-181,287
   
Net Assets $-112,366

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 06/01/2020 67.89 one star
2018-06 08/01/2019 67.87 one star
2017-06 10/01/2018 76.47 two stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 77.94 two stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 82.06 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 82.07 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 81.54 three stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 80.33 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 75.37 two 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 22-2418718
Name in IRS Master File ARTS HORIZONS INC
NTEE Code A25
NTEE Classification Arts Education
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (90) Cultural performances
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 December, 1982
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$65,459 7.40% Allison Davis Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Arts Horizons (NJ) 67.89 one star
Project Row Houses (TX) 91.84 four stars
The Loft Literary Center (MN) 90.41 four stars
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (NY) 91.39 four stars
Miami Music Project (FL) 86.44 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Arts Horizons
One Grand Avenue
Suite 7
Englewood, NJ 07631
tel: (201) 567-1766
fax: (201) 567-5312
EIN: 22-2418718

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Board Leadership

Tammy Bormann
Chair

CEO

Dena Isles
Interim Executive Director

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