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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Texas Cultural Trust

A vibrant Texas where the arts inspire excellence.

87.54

901 South Mopac Expy. Barton Oaks Plaza II Suite 410
Austin, TX 78746
tel: (512) 478-5289   Web Site
EIN: 74-2778878

Board Leadership
Leslie Ward
Chair

CEO
Heidi Marquez Smith
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.54
  Financial 86.24
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Texas Cultural Trust exists to be the leading voice for the arts in education, advocacy, and economic impact in Texas, spotlighting the artistic excellence of our state. Our goal is to provide leadership to promote and highlight the importance of the arts in educating our children and sustaining our vibrant Texas economy. Supporting the arts ensures Texas' cultural and economic advantage for the future.

The Texas Cultural Trust exists to be the leading voice for the arts in education, advocacy, and economic impact in Texas, spotlighting the artistic excellence of our state. Our goal is to provide leadership to promote and highlight the importance of the arts in educating our children and sustaining our vibrant Texas economy. Supporting the arts ensures Texas' cultural and economic advantage for the future.

Financial

86.24

Accountability & Transparency

89.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 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)
80.6%
  Administrative Expenses 17.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.45
  Program Expenses Growth -6.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Texas Cultural Trust on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Texas Cultural Trust on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Texas Cultural Trust (TX) 87.54
Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance (PA) 91.02
Greater Hartford Arts Council (CT) 85.06
Arts & Science Council (NC) 88.48
Silicon Valley Creates (CA) 87.36

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,035,197
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $431,673
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,466,870
   Program Service Revenue $468,165
Total Primary Revenue $2,935,035
   Other Revenue $-424,572
TOTAL REVENUE $2,510,463
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,267,855
   Administrative Expenses $400,519
   Fundraising Expenses $49,449
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,717,823
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $792,640
   
Net Assets $5,161,565

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-08 05/01/2021 87.54
2018-08 07/01/2019 83.91
2017-08 08/01/2018 86.56
2016-08 12/01/2017 89.39
2015-08 04/01/2017 84.34

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

EIN 74-2778878
Name in IRS Master File TEXAS CULTURAL TRUST COUNCIL
NTEE Code T99
NTEE Classification Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grantmaking Foundations N.E.C.
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(94) Genealogical 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 January, 1997
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • August, 2018
  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$130,442 7.59% Heidi Marquez Smith Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Texas Cultural Trust (TX) 87.54
ArtsWave (OH) 88.26
Arts Partnership of Greater Spartanburg (SC) 90.11
Fund for the Arts (KY) 89.77
Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance (PA) 91.02

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Charity Contact Info

Texas Cultural Trust
901 South Mopac Expy.
Barton Oaks Plaza II Suite 410
Austin, TX 78746
tel: (512) 478-5289
fax: (512) 478-5292
EIN: 74-2778878

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Board Leadership

Leslie Ward
Chair

CEO

Heidi Marquez Smith
Executive Director

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