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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Handel and Haydn Society

Masterfully performed, passionately shared

three stars

83.85

9 Harcourt Street Boston, MA 02116
tel: (617) 262-1815   Web Site
EIN: 04-2126598

Board Leadership
Robert Shapiro
Chair

CEO
David Snead
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.85 three stars
  Financial 77.52 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

OUR MISSION
The mission of the Handel and Haydn Society is to inspire the intellect, touch the heart, elevate the soul, and connect all of us with our shared humanity through transformative experiences with Baroque and Classical music.

OUR VISION
H+H will set the standard for musical experiences that are masterfully performed, historically informed, and passionately shared with the greater Boston community and beyond.

OUR MISSION
The mission of the Handel and Haydn Society is to inspire the intellect, touch the heart, elevate the soul, and connect all of us with our shared humanity through transformative experiences with Baroque and Classical music.

OUR VISION
H+H will set the standard for musical experiences that are masterfully performed, historically informed, and passionately shared with the greater Boston community and beyond.

Financial

two stars

77.52

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

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)
68.0%
  Administrative Expenses 19.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.22
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.65
  Program Expenses Growth 1.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Handel and Haydn Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Handel and Haydn Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Handel and Haydn Society (MA) 83.85 three stars
Utah Symphony & Opera (UT) 92.07 four stars
San Diego Symphony Orchestra (CA) 85.43 three stars
Minnesota Orchestra (MN) 88.99 three stars
The Los Angeles Philharmonic (CA) 94.65 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,080,958
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $133,667
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $87,300
Total Contributions $3,301,925
   Program Service Revenue $1,976,306
Total Primary Revenue $5,278,231
   Other Revenue $1,010,549
TOTAL REVENUE $6,288,780
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,891,716
   Administrative Expenses $1,345,088
   Fundraising Expenses $707,840
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,944,644
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $344,136
   
Net Assets $12,820,003

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
Concert Season $3,336,185 85.7%
Educational Outreach Program $555,531 14.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2020 83.85 three stars
2018-06 09/03/2019 85.91 three stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 87.98 three stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 89.21 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 90.02 four stars
2014-06 07/01/2016 90.73 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.88 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 90.73 four stars
2013-06 05/01/2015 92.45 four stars
2013-06 03/01/2015 90.36 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 04-2126598
Name in IRS Master File HANDEL AND HAYDN SOCIETY
NTEE Code A68
NTEE Classification Music
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (119) Other cultural or historical activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
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, 1930
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
$271,886 4.57% David Snead President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Handel and Haydn Society (MA) 83.85 three stars
Flint Institute of Music (MI) 88.49 three stars
Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (NY) 90.95 four stars
Stamford Symphony Orchestra (CT) 85.64 three stars
Marin Symphony (CA) 87.54 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Handel and Haydn Society
9 Harcourt Street
Boston, MA 02116
tel: (617) 262-1815
fax: (617) 266-4217
EIN: 04-2126598

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Board Leadership

Robert Shapiro
Chair

CEO

David Snead
President and CEO

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