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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Thomasville Center for the Arts

Enriching the creative life of our community through the visual, performing, literary and applied arts.

three stars

80.35

600 East Washington Street Thomasville, GA 31799
tel: (229) 226-0588   Web Site
EIN: 58-1360252

Board Leadership
David Middleton
President

CEO
Michele Arwood
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.35 three stars
  Financial 90.22 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00 two stars
This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Thomasville Center for the Arts seeks to enrich the cultural and artistic life of south-central Georgia, and surrounding areas, through the presentation of significant educational programs and opportunities in the visual, performing, and literary arts. The Center strives to be all-inclusive in its wide and varied constituents. Thanks to our members, arts partners and sponsors, we are bringing creative resources together and keeping creativity alive in our community.

Thomasville Center for the Arts seeks to enrich the cultural and artistic life of south-central Georgia, and surrounding areas, through the presentation of significant educational programs and opportunities in the visual, performing, and literary arts. The Center strives to be all-inclusive in its wide and varied constituents. Thanks to our members, arts partners and sponsors, we are bringing creative resources together and keeping creativity alive in our community.

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Financial

four stars

90.22

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

74.00

This rating was published 04/01/2020 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)
74.7%
  Administrative Expenses 19.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.26
  Program Expenses Growth 2.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Thomasville Center for the Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Thomasville Center for the Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Thomasville Center for the Arts (GA) 80.35 three stars
Bryn Mawr Film Institute (PA) 89.41 three stars
On the Boards (WA) 88.37 three stars
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (DC) 89.24 three stars
The Grand 1894 Opera House (TX) 85.44 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,008,824
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $53,924
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,062,748
   Program Service Revenue $400,200
Total Primary Revenue $1,462,948
   Other Revenue $89,011
TOTAL REVENUE $1,551,959
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,209,973
   Administrative Expenses $275,060
   Fundraising Expenses $86,959
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,571,992
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-20,033
   
Net Assets $2,052,278

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
Plantation Wildlife Arts Festival $246,953 20.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 04/01/2020 80.35 three stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 91.25 four stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 86.13 three stars
2015-06 04/01/2017 83.85 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 28.86 zero star
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 03/01/2016 28.86 zero 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 58-1360252
Name in IRS Master File THOMASVILLE CULTURAL CENTER INC
NTEE Code A20
NTEE Classification Arts, Cultural Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (62) Historical site, records or reenactment
(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 June, 1979
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
$84,630 5.38% Michele Arwood Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Thomasville Center for the Arts (GA) 80.35 three stars
New York City Center (NY) 88.24 three stars
The Sheldon Arts Foundation (MO) 88.13 three stars
Kansas City Starlight Theatre (MO) 90.58 four stars
Denver Center for the Performing Arts (CO) 85.00 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Thomasville Center for the Arts
600 East Washington Street
Thomasville, GA 31799
tel: (229) 226-0588
EIN: 58-1360252

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 2177
Thomasville, GA 31799

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Board Leadership

David Middleton
President

CEO

Michele Arwood
Executive Director

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