Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council

Empowering Artists, Invested in Community

three stars

89.60

125 Maiden Lane 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10038
tel: (212) 219-9401   Web Site
EIN: 23-7348782

Board Leadership
Timur Galen
Chair

CEO
Lil Chopra & Diego Segalini
Co-Executive Directors

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.60 three stars
  Financial 87.66 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC) empowers artists by providing them with networks, resources, and support, to create vibrant, sustainable communities in Lower Manhattan and beyond. The combination of LMCC's investment in individual artists and small arts groups, our robust network of partners in the public and private sectors, and our integrated approach to fostering local neighborhood efforts, aims to spark public imagination as well as inspire personal attachment and investment in NYC's communities. Our mission is to create a fertile and nurturing environment for artists and arts groups, enlivening public spaces with free programs in the visual, performing, and new media arts, and to provide leadership in cultural planning and advocacy.

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC) empowers artists by providing them with networks, resources, and support, to create vibrant, sustainable communities in Lower Manhattan and beyond. The combination of LMCC's investment in individual artists and small arts groups, our robust network of partners in the public and private sectors, and our integrated approach to fostering local neighborhood efforts, aims to spark public imagination as well as inspire personal attachment and investment in NYC's communities. Our mission is to create a fertile and nurturing environment for artists and arts groups, enlivening public spaces with free programs in the visual, performing, and new media arts, and to provide leadership in cultural planning and advocacy.

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Financial

three stars

87.66

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
79.7%
  Administrative Expenses 13.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.57
  Program Expenses Growth -1.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 30.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lower Manhattan Cultural Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lower Manhattan Cultural Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,030,616
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,008,171
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,098,825
Total Contributions $4,137,612
   Program Service Revenue $31,923
Total Primary Revenue $4,169,535
   Other Revenue $-113,712
TOTAL REVENUE $4,055,823
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,826,090
   Administrative Expenses $419,251
   Fundraising Expenses $289,385
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,534,726
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $521,097
   
Net Assets $5,803,119

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$132,515 3.74% Diego S. Segalini Co-Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$157,108 4.44% Andrew D. Hamingson Former President
Not compensated -- Lili Chopra Co-Executive Director

Mission

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC) empowers artists by providing them with networks, resources, and support, to create vibrant, sustainable communities in Lower Manhattan and beyond. The combination of LMCC's investment in individual artists and small arts groups, our robust network of partners in the public and private sectors, and our integrated approach to fostering local neighborhood efforts, aims to spark public imagination as well as inspire personal attachment and investment in NYC's communities. Our mission is to create a fertile and nurturing environment for artists and arts groups, enlivening public spaces with free programs in the visual, performing, and new media arts, and to provide leadership in cultural planning and advocacy.

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Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (NY) 89.60 three stars
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Frameline (CA) 87.13 three stars
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Miami Music Project (FL) 86.44 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council
125 Maiden Lane
2nd Floor
New York, NY 10038
tel: (212) 219-9401
fax: (212) 219-2058
EIN: 23-7348782

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Board Leadership

Timur Galen
Chair

CEO

Lil Chopra & Diego Segalini
Co-Executive Directors