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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Apollo's Fire

The Cleveland Baroque Orchestra

three stars

86.54

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

Board Leadership
James B. Rosenthal
Chair

CEO
Noha Ryder
General Manager

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.54 three stars
  Financial 84.47 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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.

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Financial

three stars

84.47

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
74.4%
  Administrative Expenses 18.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.25
  Program Expenses Growth 12.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.9%
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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Apollo's Fire (OH) 86.54 three stars
Louisville Orchestra (KY) 90.78 four stars
New York Philharmonic (NY) 85.87 three stars
Princeton Symphony Orchestra (NJ) 91.21 four stars
Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra (LA) 86.72 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $819,715
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $249,966
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $175,146
Total Contributions $1,244,827
   Program Service Revenue $791,607
Total Primary Revenue $2,036,434
   Other Revenue $19,418
TOTAL REVENUE $2,055,852
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,443,336
   Administrative Expenses $288,236
   Fundraising Expenses $143,413
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,874,985
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $180,867
   
Net Assets $457,026

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 $1,443,336 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-07 12/01/2018 86.54 three stars
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, 2017
  • July, 2016
  • July, 2015
  • July, 2014
  • July, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$70,989 3.78% Noha Ryder General Manager
Other Salaries of Note
$81,638 4.35% Jeannette Sorrell Artistic Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Apollo's Fire (OH) 86.54 three stars
Flint Institute of Music (MI) 86.13 three stars
The Los Angeles Philharmonic (CA) 91.50 four stars
Los Angeles Master Chorale Association (CA) 87.65 three stars
Chamber Music Northwest (OR) 95.38 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 B. Rosenthal
Chair

CEO

Noha Ryder
General Manager

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