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Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Rainey Institute

Where the arts change lives

four stars

90.66

1766 East 55th Cleveland, OH 44103
tel: (216) 881-1766   Web Site
EIN: 34-6555952

Board Leadership
Jim Sacher
Chair

CEO
Jennifer Harris, PhD
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.66 four stars
  Financial 92.70 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Rainey Institute is dedicated to positive change for Greater Cleveland's youth and families through education and participation in the visual and performing arts. Children ages 3 and up attend Rainey after school, on Saturdays, and during the Summer to explore music, dance, drama, sewing and art. They develop their artistic abilities and their character. Rainey students learn to be leaders and positive role models. They are prepared to be “on stage” at all times, enabling them to succeed in school and life.

Rainey Institute is dedicated to positive change for Greater Cleveland's youth and families through education and participation in the visual and performing arts. Children ages 3 and up attend Rainey after school, on Saturdays, and during the Summer to explore music, dance, drama, sewing and art. They develop their artistic abilities and their character. Rainey students learn to be leaders and positive role models. They are prepared to be “on stage” at all times, enabling them to succeed in school and life.

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Financial

four stars

92.70

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
81.3%
  Administrative Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.03
  Program Expenses Growth 5.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rainey Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rainey Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rainey Institute (OH) 90.66 four stars
Raw Art Works (MA) 85.12 three stars
NDI New Mexico (NM) 88.31 three stars
Kaufman Music Center (NY) 85.75 three stars
DreamYard Project (NY) 94.74 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,191,048
   Federated Campaigns $40,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $182,115
Total Contributions $1,413,163
   Program Service Revenue $300,545
Total Primary Revenue $1,713,708
   Other Revenue $320,347
TOTAL REVENUE $2,034,055
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,315,173
   Administrative Expenses $175,319
   Fundraising Expenses $127,120
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,617,612
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $416,443
   
Net Assets $8,238,303

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
Rainey Institute has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-08 02/01/2020 90.66 four stars
2017-08 12/01/2018 91.18 four stars
2016-08 12/01/2017 91.83 four stars
2015-08 11/01/2016 92.20 four stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 90.09 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 11/01/2015 85.82 three stars
2013-08 06/01/2014 87.15 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 34-6555952
Name in IRS Master File RAINEY INSTITUTE
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (30) School, college, trade school, etc.
(59) Other school related activities
Foundation Status School 170(b)(1)(A)(ii)
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 July, 1957
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2018
  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$128,986 7.97% Lee Lazar Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rainey Institute (OH) 90.66 four stars
The Harlem School of the Arts (NY) 86.73 three stars
Music Conservatory of Westchester (NY) 85.91 three stars
The Ghetto Film School (NY) 90.17 four stars
Artists For Humanity (MA) 85.16 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Rainey Institute
1766 East 55th
Cleveland, OH 44103
tel: (216) 881-1766
fax: (216) 881-5070
EIN: 34-6555952

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Board Leadership

Jim Sacher
Chair

CEO

Jennifer Harris, PhD
Executive Director

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