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The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre

Kalamazoo's Community Theatre since 1928

four stars

90.37

329 South Park Street Kalamazoo, MI 49007
tel: (269) 343-2280   Web Site
EIN: 38-1540000

Board Leadership
Mike Higdon
President

CEO
Stephen Carver
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.37 four stars
  Financial 91.98 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1928, The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre strives to produce a diverse spectrum of theatre of the highest quality and to provide hands-on learning experiences in all aspects of theatre production and management. As Kalamazoo's community theatre, we are dedicated to serving the needs of southwest Michigan. Additionally, we act as a training ground for many young performers and designers, launching many successful careers.

Founded in 1928, The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre strives to produce a diverse spectrum of theatre of the highest quality and to provide hands-on learning experiences in all aspects of theatre production and management. As Kalamazoo's community theatre, we are dedicated to serving the needs of southwest Michigan. Additionally, we act as a training ground for many young performers and designers, launching many successful careers.

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Financial

four stars

91.98

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
83.4%
  Administrative Expenses 12.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.26
  Program Expenses Growth 0.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre (MI) 90.37 four stars
Victory Garden Theater (IL) 92.14 four stars
Park Square Theatre Company (MN) 87.96 three stars
Lincoln Center Theater (NY) 91.88 four stars
Cornerstone Theater Company (CA) 86.04 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,327,675
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,327,675
   Program Service Revenue $754,362
Total Primary Revenue $2,082,037
   Other Revenue $228,901
TOTAL REVENUE $2,310,938
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,224,835
   Administrative Expenses $381,408
   Fundraising Expenses $77,664
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,683,907
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-372,969
   
Net Assets $11,560,145

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
The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-05 06/01/2019 90.37 four stars
2017-05 04/01/2018 91.27 four stars
2016-05 02/01/2017 92.21 four stars
2015-05 06/01/2016 92.20 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-05 02/01/2016 92.09 four stars
2014-05 08/01/2015 91.02 four stars
2013-05 09/01/2014 89.87 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 38-1540000
Name in IRS Master File THE KALAMAZOO CIVIC THEATRE
NTEE Code Z99
NTEE Classification Unknown
NTEE Type Unknown
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (119) Other cultural or historical activities
(59) Other school related activities
(349) Other youth organization or 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, 2001
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End May
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • May, 2017
  • May, 2016
  • May, 2015
  • May, 2014
  • May, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$87,644 3.26% Steve Carver Managing Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre (MI) 90.37 four stars
Near West Theatre (OH) 89.24 three stars
Center for Puppetry Arts (GA) 90.42 four stars
Music Theatre of Wichita (KS) 88.46 three stars
MCC Theater (NY) 86.29 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre
329 South Park Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
tel: (269) 343-2280
fax: (269) 343-0532
EIN: 38-1540000

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Board Leadership

Mike Higdon
President

CEO

Stephen Carver
Executive Director

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