Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Handel and Haydn Society

Performing Baroque and Classical music at the highest level of artistic excellence.

three stars

85.91

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

Board Leadership
W. Carl Kester
Chairman

CEO
David Snead
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.91 three stars
  Financial 80.49 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

A principal leader of Boston's arts community since 1815, the Handel and Haydn Society is dedicated to performing Baroque and Classical music at the highest level of artistic excellence and to sharing that music with as large and diverse an audience as possible through concert performances at Symphony and Jordan Halls, tours, recordings, radio broadcasts, and outreach initiatives for students and underserved communities.

A principal leader of Boston's arts community since 1815, the Handel and Haydn Society is dedicated to performing Baroque and Classical music at the highest level of artistic excellence and to sharing that music with as large and diverse an audience as possible through concert performances at Symphony and Jordan Halls, tours, recordings, radio broadcasts, and outreach initiatives for students and underserved communities.

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Financial

three stars

80.49

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
69.5%
  Administrative Expenses 17.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.23
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.72
  Program Expenses Growth 4.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.1%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,847,916
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $77,357
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $83,550
Total Contributions $3,008,823
   Program Service Revenue $2,163,293
Total Primary Revenue $5,172,116
   Other Revenue $856,868
TOTAL REVENUE $6,028,984
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,921,854
   Administrative Expenses $1,051,974
   Fundraising Expenses $632,915
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,606,743
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $422,241
   
Net Assets $12,498,862

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$273,580 4.87% David Snead President

Mission

A principal leader of Boston's arts community since 1815, the Handel and Haydn Society is dedicated to performing Baroque and Classical music at the highest level of artistic excellence and to sharing that music with as large and diverse an audience as possible through concert performances at Symphony and Jordan Halls, tours, recordings, radio broadcasts, and outreach initiatives for students and underserved communities.

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Handel and Haydn Society (MA) 85.91 three stars
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Kansas City Symphony (MO) 93.11 four 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

W. Carl Kester
Chairman

CEO

David Snead
President and CEO