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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

SAG-AFTRA Foundation

We believe in a world where all artists can realize their dreams and children are empowered to create their own.

four stars

91.53

5757 Wilshire Boulevard Suite PH1
Los Angeles, CA 90036
tel: (323) 549-6708   Web Site
EIN: 95-3967876

Board Leadership
Courtney B. Vance
President

CEO
Cyd Wilson
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.53 four stars
  Financial 88.03 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The SAG-AFTRA Foundation provides vital assistance and educational programming to the professionals of SAG-AFTRA while serving the public at large through its signature children's literacy programs.

The SAG-AFTRA Foundation provides vital assistance and educational programming to the professionals of SAG-AFTRA while serving the public at large through its signature children's literacy programs.

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Financial

three stars

88.03

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
70.3%
  Administrative Expenses 19.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.88
  Program Expenses Growth 4.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SAG-AFTRA Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SAG-AFTRA Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SAG-AFTRA Foundation (CA) 91.53 four stars
The Sphinx Organization (MI) 85.99 three stars
Artist Trust (WA) 85.56 three stars
Intersection for the Arts (CA) 94.54 four stars
The Women's Project & Productions (NY) 93.38 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,896,822
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,041,715
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,938,537
   Program Service Revenue $750
Total Primary Revenue $4,939,287
   Other Revenue $119,666
TOTAL REVENUE $5,058,953
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,444,770
   Administrative Expenses $1,410,704
   Fundraising Expenses $645,083
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,500,557
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,441,604
   
Net Assets $26,445,370

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
Performer Programs $2,095,980 47.2%
Assistance Programs $1,000,617 22.5%
Literacy Program $356,298 8.0%

Ratings History
SAG-AFTRA Foundation has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 06/01/2020 91.53 four stars
2017-09 02/01/2019 91.90 four stars
2016-09 03/01/2018 91.44 four stars
2015-09 09/01/2017 92.91 four stars
2015-09 04/01/2017 87.56 three stars
2013-09 06/01/2016 93.56 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-09 12/22/2014 92.53 four stars
2012-09 10/01/2013 91.46 four stars
2011-09 09/01/2013 80.30 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 95-3967876
Name in IRS Master File SCREEN ACTORS GUILD - AMERICAN FEDERATION OF TELEVISION AND RADIO
NTEE Code A11
NTEE Classification Single Organization Support
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
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 June, 1985
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$199,786 3.07% Cyd Wilson Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SAG-AFTRA Foundation (CA) 91.53 four stars
American Theatre Wing (NY) 94.23 four stars
Alliance for California Traditional Arts (CA) 86.70 three stars
Association of Performing Arts Professionals (DC) 87.35 three stars
Alliance of Resident Theatres/New York (NY) 94.59 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

SAG-AFTRA Foundation
5757 Wilshire Boulevard
Suite PH1
Los Angeles, CA 90036
tel: (323) 549-6708
fax: (323) 549-6710
EIN: 95-3967876

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Board Leadership

Courtney B. Vance
President

CEO

Cyd Wilson
Executive Director

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