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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Manatee Performing Arts Center

Home of Manatee Players Inc.

four stars

90.93

502 Third Avenue West Bradenton, FL 34205
tel: (941) 749-1111   Web Site
EIN: 59-1196043

Board Leadership
Ron Lennon
Chair

CEO
Janene M. Amick
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.93 four stars
  Financial 93.41 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1948, the Manatee Performing Arts Center strives; To represent, enrich and promote diverse artists and art forms. The Manatee Players, Inc. and its performance venue, Manatee Performing Arts Center, sere as a significant cultural, educational and economic resource for the Florida Gulf Coast region.

Founded in 1948, the Manatee Performing Arts Center strives; To represent, enrich and promote diverse artists and art forms. The Manatee Players, Inc. and its performance venue, Manatee Performing Arts Center, sere as a significant cultural, educational and economic resource for the Florida Gulf Coast region.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2019
Number of overall donors
611
Number of clients participating in educational programs
132
Number of unique website visitors
57,321
Number of tickets sold
43,728
Number of paid registrants to classes
113
Total number of free performances given
28
Total number of performances
311
Total number of off-site performances held
34
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

93.41

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
88.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.59
  Program Expenses Growth 5.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 34.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Manatee Performing Arts Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Manatee Performing Arts Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Constituent Voice

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How is the organization collecting feedback?
Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc), Paper surveys, Focus groups or interviews (by phone or in person), Constituent (client or resident, etc) advisory committees
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve
With whom is the organization sharing feedback?
The people we serve, Our staff, Our board, Our funders, Our community partners
What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?
It is difficult to get the people we serve to respond to requests for feedback, It is hard to come up with good questions to ask people, It is difficult to identify actionable feedback
Describe a recent change in your organization that resulted from feedback.
Most recently we created a clean e-newsletter template This template was created with input from an email survey asking subscribers what they wanted to see, read and know about monthly
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Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Manatee Performing Arts Center (FL) 90.93 four stars
Lyric Theatre (OK) 90.54 four stars
Ford's Theatre Society (DC) 97.34 four stars
A Noise Within (CA) 91.33 four stars
Midland Community Theatre (TX) 87.76 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $678,004
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $20,153
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $10,113
Total Contributions $708,270
   Program Service Revenue $1,336,686
Total Primary Revenue $2,044,956
   Other Revenue $287,601
TOTAL REVENUE $2,332,557
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,396,649
   Administrative Expenses $194,770
   Fundraising Expenses $105,216
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,696,635
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-364,078
   
Net Assets $11,301,470

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
Shows & Productions $1,533,292 64.0%
Rental Program $193,469 8.1%
Conservatory Program $53,399 2.2%

Ratings History
Manatee Performing Arts Center has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2020 90.93 four stars
2018-06 08/01/2019 90.90 four stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 88.37 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 94.85 four stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 92.02 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 92.02 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 91.95 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 92.16 four stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 92.14 four 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 59-1196043
Name in IRS Master File THE MANATEE PLAYERS INC
NTEE Code A65
NTEE Classification Theater
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (88) Community theatrical group
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 August, 1951
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$84,446 3.13% Janene M. Amick CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Manatee Performing Arts Center (FL) 90.93 four stars
Phoenix Theatre (AZ) 86.12 three stars
Ford's Theatre Society (DC) 97.34 four stars
Midland Community Theatre (TX) 87.76 three stars
Old Globe Theatre (CA) 90.41 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Manatee Performing Arts Center
502 Third Avenue West
Bradenton, FL 34205
tel: (941) 749-1111
fax: (941) 896-8131
EIN: 59-1196043

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Board Leadership

Ron Lennon
Chair

CEO

Janene M. Amick
Executive Director

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