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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Sunvalley Summer Symphony

Elevate your senses

three stars

81.11

120 North 2nd Avenue Suite 103
Ketchum, ID 83340
tel: (208) 622-5607   Web Site
EIN: 82-0397940

Board Leadership
Sue Monson
President

CEO
Derek Dean
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.11 three stars
  Financial 77.91 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Sun Valley Summer Symphony is to provide exceptional, free-admission classical music performances that inspire and enrich lives through dynamic and engaging artistic programming and educational and cultural opportunities. The Sun Valley Summer Symphony has a variety of education programs for music students of all ages. The School of Music is in its 14th year and the Summer Music Workshops celebrates its 16th anniversary season this summer. As part of the Sun Valley Summer Symphony adult education programs, the community is invited to learn about music to be performed through Upbeat With Alasdair talks given throughout the year and Concert Preview talks given during the symphony season.

The mission of the Sun Valley Summer Symphony is to provide exceptional, free-admission classical music performances that inspire and enrich lives through dynamic and engaging artistic programming and educational and cultural opportunities. The Sun Valley Summer Symphony has a variety of education programs for music students of all ages. The School of Music is in its 14th year and the Summer Music Workshops celebrates its 16th anniversary season this summer. As part of the Sun Valley Summer Symphony adult education programs, the community is invited to learn about music to be performed through Upbeat With Alasdair talks given throughout the year and Concert Preview talks given during the symphony season.

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Financial

two stars

77.91

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
63.2%
  Administrative Expenses 31.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.04
  Program Expenses Growth 2.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sunvalley Summer Symphony on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sunvalley Summer Symphony on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sunvalley Summer Symphony (ID) 81.11 three stars
International Folk Art Alliance (NM) 88.78 three stars
Bravo! Vail (CO) 85.62 three stars
Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival Inc. (NY) 87.64 three stars
Denver Film Society (CO) 89.15 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,510,504
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $305,660
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,816,164
   Program Service Revenue $311,774
Total Primary Revenue $3,127,938
   Other Revenue $542,253
TOTAL REVENUE $3,670,191
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,277,192
   Administrative Expenses $1,264,388
   Fundraising Expenses $194,192
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,735,772
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-65,581
   
Net Assets $17,809,498

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
Summer Concerts $1,528,481 67.1%
School of Music $451,237 19.8%
Summer Music Workshops $179,914 7.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-10 07/01/2019 81.11 three stars
2017-10 08/01/2018 83.13 three stars
2016-10 08/01/2017 85.00 three stars
2015-10 09/01/2016 84.94 three stars
2014-10 06/01/2016 84.51 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-10 10/01/2015 85.06 three stars
2013-10 10/01/2014 77.40 two stars
2012-10 09/01/2013 84.83 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 82-0397940
Name in IRS Master File SUN VALLEY SUMMER SYMPHONY INC
NTEE Code A61
NTEE Classification Performing Arts Centers
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
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 October, 1985
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End October
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • October, 2017
  • October, 2016
  • October, 2015
  • October, 2014
  • October, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Derek Dean Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$115,808 3.09% Carol O'Loughlin Development
$103,615 2.77% Deanna K. Immel Harned Operations Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sunvalley Summer Symphony (ID) 81.11 three stars
Grand Teton Music Festival (WY) 97.87 four stars
Aspen Music Festival and School (CO) 91.59 four stars
International Folk Art Alliance (NM) 88.78 three stars
Williamstown Theatre Festival (MA) 91.70 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Sunvalley Summer Symphony
120 North 2nd Avenue
Suite 103
Ketchum, ID 83340
tel: (208) 622-5607
EIN: 82-0397940

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 1914
Sun Valley, ID 83353

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Board Leadership

Sue Monson
President

CEO

Derek Dean
Executive Director

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