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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Academy of Fine Arts

The Academy is an Experience

two stars

74.38

600 Main Street Lynchburg, VA 24504
tel: (434) 528-3256   Web Site
EIN: 23-7061145

Board Leadership
R. Sackett Wood
President

CEO
Geoffrey Kershner
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 74.38 two stars
  Financial 81.27 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 69.00 one star
This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

81.27

Accountability & Transparency

one star

69.00

This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
62.3%
  Administrative Expenses 18.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 26.18
  Program Expenses Growth 2.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Academy of Fine Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Academy of Fine Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Academy of Fine Arts (VA) 74.38 two stars
Jazz at Lincoln Center (NY) 88.72 three stars
Joyce Theater Foundation (NY) 94.07 four stars
FringeArts (PA) 87.80 three stars
Strathmore (MD) 88.27 three stars

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The Academy of Fine Arts, anchored by the historic Academy of Music Theatre, inspires, engages and educates the diverse population of Central Virginia in the performing and visual arts. We are a leading arts and entertainment destination offering experiences that delight the senses, stimulate the imagination, and engage people of all ages and backgrounds.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,495,035
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $10,395
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $9,505,430
   Program Service Revenue $334,959
Total Primary Revenue $9,840,389
   Other Revenue $208,502
TOTAL REVENUE $10,048,891
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $939,799
   Administrative Expenses $212,348
   Fundraising Expenses $243,076
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,395,223
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $8,653,668
   
Net Assets $33,313,354

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
2016-09 06/01/2017 74.38 two stars
2015-09 09/01/2016 65.68 one star
2014-09 06/01/2016 69.83 one star
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 10/01/2015 71.49 two stars
2013-09 11/01/2014 72.88 two stars
2012-09 05/01/2014 75.92 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 23-7061145
Name in IRS Master File ACADEMY CENTER OF THE ARTS INC
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
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 August, 2000
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, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$55,000 3.94% Geoffrey Kershner Executive Director

The Academy of Fine Arts, anchored by the historic Academy of Music Theatre, inspires, engages and educates the diverse population of Central Virginia in the performing and visual arts. We are a leading arts and entertainment destination offering experiences that delight the senses, stimulate the imagination, and engage people of all ages and backgrounds.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Academy of Fine Arts (VA) 74.38 two stars
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American Cinematheque (CA) 85.16 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Academy of Fine Arts
600 Main Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504
tel: (434) 528-3256
EIN: 23-7061145

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Board Leadership

R. Sackett Wood
President

CEO

Geoffrey Kershner
Executive Director

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