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Center for Arts-Inspired Learning

To ignite student learning, creativity, and success through the arts.

three stars

85.40

10917 Magnolia Drive Cleveland, OH 44106
tel: (216) 561-5005   Web Site
EIN: 34-1241756

Board Leadership
Dustin Dow
Chair

CEO
Marsha Dobrzynski
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.40 three stars
  Financial 82.53 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Center for Arts-Inspired Learning mission is to ignite student learning, creativity, and success through the arts. In 60 years, the Center for Arts-Inspired Learning (formerly Young Audiences of Northeast Ohio) has served nearly 7 million students in 18 counties through arts education, and has reached even more through our advocacy efforts, professional development, and community programs. Arts education is what we do, and it's the one place where you can do it all, dance, theater, music, digital arts, visual arts, on-location performances, workshops, residencies, and professional development. Plus, our experienced Education Staff can help customize all of our arts-programming. Our vision is to change lives and improve communities as the leader in making the arts a core component of every student's education and development.

The Center for Arts-Inspired Learning mission is to ignite student learning, creativity, and success through the arts. In 60 years, the Center for Arts-Inspired Learning (formerly Young Audiences of Northeast Ohio) has served nearly 7 million students in 18 counties through arts education, and has reached even more through our advocacy efforts, professional development, and community programs. Arts education is what we do, and it's the one place where you can do it all, dance, theater, music, digital arts, visual arts, on-location performances, workshops, residencies, and professional development. Plus, our experienced Education Staff can help customize all of our arts-programming. Our vision is to change lives and improve communities as the leader in making the arts a core component of every student's education and development.

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Financial

three stars

82.53

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

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)
75.2%
  Administrative Expenses 15.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.79
  Program Expenses Growth 1.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Center for Arts-Inspired Learning on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Center for Arts-Inspired Learning on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Center for Arts-Inspired Learning (OH) 85.40 three stars
The Harlem School of the Arts (NY) 86.73 three stars
The Art Institute of Chicago (IL) 89.26 three stars
P.S. ARTS (CA) 90.87 four stars
Education Through Music, Inc. (New York) (NY) 93.96 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $941,015
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $47,903
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $95,254
Total Contributions $1,084,172
   Program Service Revenue $619,669
Total Primary Revenue $1,703,841
   Other Revenue $82,293
TOTAL REVENUE $1,786,134
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,440,004
   Administrative Expenses $180,742
   Fundraising Expenses $177,799
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,798,545
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-12,411
   
Net Assets $2,045,710

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
In-School Arts Program $1,043,446 72.5%
Artworks - Job Training Program $396,558 27.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 08/01/2019 85.40 three stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 83.36 three stars
2016-06 03/01/2018 83.70 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 85.93 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 78.36 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 76.48 two stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 76.66 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 34-1241756
Name in IRS Master File CENTER FOR ARTS-INSPIRED LEARNING
NTEE Code B9X
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (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 March, 1978
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$115,884 6.44% Marsha Dobrzynski Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Center for Arts-Inspired Learning (OH) 85.40 three stars
Kaufman Music Center (NY) 85.75 three stars
The Harmony Project (CA) 91.57 four stars
Little Kids Rock (NJ) 89.46 three stars
P.S. ARTS (CA) 90.87 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Center for Arts-Inspired Learning
10917 Magnolia Drive
Cleveland, OH 44106
tel: (216) 561-5005
EIN: 34-1241756

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Board Leadership

Dustin Dow
Chair

CEO

Marsha Dobrzynski
Executive Director

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