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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Apollo's Fire

The Cleveland Baroque Orchestra

three stars

83.15

3091 Mayfield Road Suite 217
Cleveland Heights, OH 44118
tel: (800) 314-2535   Web Site
EIN: 34-1696842

Board Leadership
James Rosenthal
Chair

CEO
Noha Ryder
General Manager

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.15 three stars
  Financial 78.87 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Named for the classical god of music and the sun, Apollo's Fire was founded in 1992 by the award- winning young harpsichordist and conductor Jeannette Sorrell. Sorrell envisioned an ensemble dedicated to the baroque ideal that music should evoke the various Affekts or passions in the listeners. Apollo's Fire is a collection of creative artists who share Sorrell's passion for drama and rhetoric.

Named for the classical god of music and the sun, Apollo's Fire was founded in 1992 by the award- winning young harpsichordist and conductor Jeannette Sorrell. Sorrell envisioned an ensemble dedicated to the baroque ideal that music should evoke the various Affekts or passions in the listeners. Apollo's Fire is a collection of creative artists who share Sorrell's passion for drama and rhetoric.

Financial

two stars

78.87

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 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)
72.3%
  Administrative Expenses 20.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.16
  Program Expenses Growth 19.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Apollo's Fire on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Apollo's Fire on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Apollo's Fire (OH) 83.15 three stars
Oregon Symphony (OR) 85.99 three stars
Utah Symphony & Opera (UT) 95.31 four stars
Louisville Orchestra (KY) 90.58 four stars
The Amarillo Symphony (TX) 90.83 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $827,720
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $174,278
Total Contributions $1,001,998
   Program Service Revenue $741,193
Total Primary Revenue $1,743,191
   Other Revenue $187,149
TOTAL REVENUE $1,930,340
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,360,841
   Administrative Expenses $383,801
   Fundraising Expenses $108,776
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,853,418
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $76,922
   
Net Assets $276,159

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
Performances $1,360,841 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-07 02/01/2018 83.15 three stars
2015-07 08/01/2017 78.74 two stars

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

EIN 34-1696842
Name in IRS Master File APOLLOS FIRE THE CLEVELAND BAROQUE ORCHESTRA
NTEE Code A6C
NTEE Classification Music Groups, Bands, Ensembles
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (90) Cultural performances
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 September, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End July
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • July, 2016
  • July, 2015
  • July, 2014
  • July, 2013
  • July, 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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$63,651 3.43% Noha Ryder General Manager
Other Salaries of Note
$75,000 4.04% Hugh Carslaw Former Managing Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Apollo's Fire (OH) 83.15 three stars
Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra (LA) 86.48 three stars
Oregon Symphony (OR) 85.99 three stars
Midland-Odessa Symphony & Chorale (TX) 91.38 four stars
Fort Wayne Philharmonic Orchestra (IN) 91.76 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Apollo's Fire
3091 Mayfield Road
Suite 217
Cleveland Heights, OH 44118
tel: (800) 314-2535
fax: (216) 320-0129
EIN: 34-1696842

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Board Leadership

James Rosenthal
Chair

CEO

Noha Ryder
General Manager

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