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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Arts Empowering Life

Pursuing beauty, truth, and faith in the arts

two stars

73.73

P.O. Box 2831 Orleans, MA 02653
tel: (508) 225-3999   Web Site
EIN: 04-3017097

Board Leadership
Sarah R. Kanaga
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 73.73 two stars
  Financial 96.70 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 63.00 one star
This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

96.70

Accountability & Transparency

one star

63.00

This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
82.2%
  Administrative Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.07
  Program Expenses Growth 21.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Arts Empowering Life on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Arts Empowering Life on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Arts Empowering Life (MA) 73.73 two stars
American Cinematheque (CA) 85.16 three stars
Two River Theater Company (NJ) 90.91 four stars
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center (CO) 87.33 three stars
Goggle Works (PA) 88.85 three stars

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Gloriæ Dei Artes Foundation is dedicated to the pursuit of beauty, truth, and faith, in the Arts - sharing inspiration and education with people across many nationalities, cultures, and traditions.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,090,394
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,090,394
   Program Service Revenue $336,224
Total Primary Revenue $1,426,618
   Other Revenue $170,498
TOTAL REVENUE $1,597,116
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,108,962
   Administrative Expenses $87,374
   Fundraising Expenses $84,092
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,280,428
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $316,688
   
Net Assets $1,149,999

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
Spirit of America Band $466,687 42.1%
The Mount Tabor Centre for Art and Spirituality $441,150 39.8%
Gloriae Dei Cantores $125,211 11.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 09/01/2017 73.73 two stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 73.00 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 03/01/2016 71.72 two stars
2014-06 04/01/2015 68.61 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 04-3017097
Name in IRS Master File ARTS EMPOWERING LIFE INC
NTEE Code A6B
NTEE Classification Singing, Choral
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (89) Singing society or group
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 October, 1988
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$7,200 0.56% Treva Whichard Director

Gloriæ Dei Artes Foundation is dedicated to the pursuit of beauty, truth, and faith, in the Arts - sharing inspiration and education with people across many nationalities, cultures, and traditions.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Arts Empowering Life (MA) 73.73 two stars
Chorus America (DC) 86.40 three stars
The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust (PA) 91.67 four stars
Ravinia Festival (IL) 91.68 four stars
Apollo Theater Foundation (NY) 90.88 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Arts Empowering Life
P.O. Box 2831
Orleans, MA 02653
tel: (508) 225-3999
fax: (508) 240-1989
EIN: 04-3017097

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Board Leadership

Sarah R. Kanaga
President

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