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Arts Council of Princeton

Building Community through the Arts

three stars

83.29

102 Witherspoon St Princeton, NJ 08542
tel: (609) 924-8777   Web Site
EIN: 22-6108090

Board Leadership
Sarah Collum Hatfield & Ted Deutsch
Co-Presidents

CEO
James Levine
Interim Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.29 three stars
  Financial 76.57 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Arts Council of Princeton's (ACP) mission is building community through the arts. Programs include arts education, exhibitions, concerts and events in the Paul Robeson Center in downtown Princeton and throughout the community. ACP was developed with the belief that the arts and arts education: Are fundamental to a healthy society; Directly impact academic achievement and improve literacy for school students; Positively contribute to the quality of life for all area residents; Contribute significantly to economic development; Promote cross cultural understanding and appreciation.

The Arts Council of Princeton's (ACP) mission is building community through the arts. Programs include arts education, exhibitions, concerts and events in the Paul Robeson Center in downtown Princeton and throughout the community. ACP was developed with the belief that the arts and arts education: Are fundamental to a healthy society; Directly impact academic achievement and improve literacy for school students; Positively contribute to the quality of life for all area residents; Contribute significantly to economic development; Promote cross cultural understanding and appreciation.

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Financial

two stars

76.57

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
73.0%
  Administrative Expenses 20.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.00
  Program Expenses Growth -2.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Arts Council of Princeton on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Arts Council of Princeton on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Arts Council of Princeton (NJ) 83.29 three stars
Marwen (IL) 86.93 three stars
The Harmony Project (CA) 91.57 four stars
The Art Institute of Chicago (IL) 89.06 three stars
The Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation (CA) 90.77 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $319,548
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $34,840
   Fundraising Events $119,400
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $50,774
Total Contributions $524,562
   Program Service Revenue $720,706
Total Primary Revenue $1,245,268
   Other Revenue $110,560
TOTAL REVENUE $1,355,828
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,138,416
   Administrative Expenses $263,762
   Fundraising Expenses $152,827
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,555,005
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-199,177
   
Net Assets $6,083,938

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
Education $477,022 41.9%
Community and Arts Events $381,698 33.5%
Exhibitions and Performances $191,118 16.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 08/01/2019 83.29 three stars
2017-06 12/21/2018 82.53 three stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 79.37 two stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 83.00 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 82.53 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 80.62 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 74.54 two stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 82.86 three stars
2012-06 04/01/2014 77.74 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 22-6108090
Name in IRS Master File ARTS COUNCIL OF PRINCETON
NTEE Code A26
NTEE Classification Arts Council/Agency
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(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 September, 1968
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$115,580 7.43% Taneisha Nash Laird Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$20,000 1.28% Anne Reeves Founding Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Arts Council of Princeton (NJ) 83.29 three stars
Midori & Friends (NY) 91.24 four stars
Arts for Learning (FL) 89.95 three stars
Artists For Humanity (MA) 89.20 three stars
Music Academy of the West (CA) 92.89 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Arts Council of Princeton
102 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ 08542
tel: (609) 924-8777
fax: (609) 921-0008
EIN: 22-6108090

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Board Leadership

Sarah Collum Hatfield & Ted Deutsch
Co-Presidents

CEO

James Levine
Interim Executive Director

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