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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Crooked Tree Arts Center

Inspiring and enriching lives through the arts.

three stars

80.79

461 East Mitchell Street Petoskey, MI 49770
tel: (231) 347-4337   Web Site
EIN: 23-7187264

Board Leadership
Heidi Geiger
Chair

CEO
Megan DeWindt
Site Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.79 three stars
  Financial 75.17 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Crooked Tree Arts Center (CTAC ) works to create, stimulate and perpetuate the arts in northern Michigan. We offer exhibits, concerts, classes, lectures, special events and so much more. Crooked Tree Arts Center was founded in 1971 to sponsor and encourage activities in the arts for residents of Charlevoix and Emmet counties. CTAC is Housed in a fully renovated former Methodist Church, originally constructed in 1890, the Crooked Tree Arts Center brings thousands of visitors to our downtown and greater Little Traverse region throughout the year.

The Crooked Tree Arts Center (CTAC ) works to create, stimulate and perpetuate the arts in northern Michigan. We offer exhibits, concerts, classes, lectures, special events and so much more. Crooked Tree Arts Center was founded in 1971 to sponsor and encourage activities in the arts for residents of Charlevoix and Emmet counties. CTAC is Housed in a fully renovated former Methodist Church, originally constructed in 1890, the Crooked Tree Arts Center brings thousands of visitors to our downtown and greater Little Traverse region throughout the year.

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Financial

two stars

75.17

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
68.6%
  Administrative Expenses 15.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.34
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.32
  Program Expenses Growth -0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Crooked Tree Arts Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Crooked Tree Arts Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Crooked Tree Arts Center (MI) 80.79 three stars
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center (MA) 85.84 three stars
Philadelphia Film Society (PA) 90.99 four stars
Boch Center (MA) 90.91 four stars
The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts (FL) 90.66 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $370,511
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $202,815
   Fundraising Events $233,878
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $75,983
Total Contributions $883,187
   Program Service Revenue $474,975
Total Primary Revenue $1,358,162
   Other Revenue $258,963
TOTAL REVENUE $1,617,125
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,468,976
   Administrative Expenses $329,538
   Fundraising Expenses $366,234
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,164,748
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-547,623
   
Net Assets $6,517,889

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 Classes $845,008 57.5%
Visual Arts Shows $442,093 30.1%
Performing Arts Programs $181,875 12.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-03 03/01/2020 80.79 three stars
2018-03 03/01/2019 82.56 three stars
2017-03 03/01/2018 86.34 three stars
2016-03 04/01/2017 88.88 three stars
2015-03 06/01/2016 88.00 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-03 02/01/2016 82.21 three stars
2014-03 09/01/2015 91.33 four stars
2013-03 10/01/2014 88.82 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 23-7187264
Name in IRS Master File CROOKED TREE ARTS COUNCIL INC
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 (119) Other cultural or historical activities
(561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
(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, 1972
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • March, 2019
  • March, 2018
  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$98,870 4.56% Elizabeth Ahrens President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Crooked Tree Arts Center (MI) 80.79 three stars
Harris Theater (IL) 90.09 four stars
New York City Center (NY) 88.24 three stars
Flynn Center for the Performing Arts (VT) 90.23 four stars
Geffen Playhouse (CA) 91.25 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Crooked Tree Arts Center
461 East Mitchell Street
Petoskey, MI 49770
tel: (231) 347-4337
EIN: 23-7187264

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Board Leadership

Heidi Geiger
Chair

CEO

Megan DeWindt
Site Director

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