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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Artists Association of Nantucket

Fostering the visual arts on Nantucket

two stars

77.51

24 Amelia Drive Nantucket, MA 02554
tel: (508) 228-0722   Web Site
EIN: 04-2458501

Board Leadership
Nellie O'Gara
President

CEO
Courtney Bridges
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.51 two stars
  Financial 70.16 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Artists Association of Nantucket (AAN) is to foster the visual arts on Nantucket. By promoting, supporting and encouraging the work of Nantucket artists, providing educational programs in the arts, and preserving the legacy of Nantucket artists, we create a vibrant arts community. The Artists Association of Nantucket offers year-round educational programming for children and adults at the workshop, a full calendar of exhibitions at the Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery, maintenance of the historic AAN Permanent Collection, and a lively schedule of special events. With over 240 artist members, we represent the best of Nantucket's artistic and cultural community.

The mission of the Artists Association of Nantucket (AAN) is to foster the visual arts on Nantucket. By promoting, supporting and encouraging the work of Nantucket artists, providing educational programs in the arts, and preserving the legacy of Nantucket artists, we create a vibrant arts community. The Artists Association of Nantucket offers year-round educational programming for children and adults at the workshop, a full calendar of exhibitions at the Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery, maintenance of the historic AAN Permanent Collection, and a lively schedule of special events. With over 240 artist members, we represent the best of Nantucket's artistic and cultural community.

Financial

two stars

70.16

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 03/01/2021 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)
49.0%
  Administrative Expenses 36.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.23
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.84
  Program Expenses Growth 4.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Artists Association of Nantucket on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Artists Association of Nantucket on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Artists Association of Nantucket (MA) 77.51 two stars
Alliance of Resident Theatres/New York (NY) 91.92 four stars
The Loft Literary Center (MN) 90.41 four stars
New World Symphony (FL) 90.00 four stars
Intersection for the Arts (CA) 92.58 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $426,362
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $151,391
   Fundraising Events $320,286
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $898,039
   Program Service Revenue $362,105
Total Primary Revenue $1,260,144
   Other Revenue $139,250
TOTAL REVENUE $1,399,394
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $703,606
   Administrative Expenses $438,757
   Fundraising Expenses $258,024
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,400,387
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-993
   
Net Assets $4,822,045

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
Art Classes $497,454 70.7%
Permanent Collection $108,541 15.4%
Gallery $97,611 13.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 03/01/2021 77.51 two stars
2018-12 03/01/2020 78.77 two stars
2017-12 02/01/2019 77.40 two stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 78.97 two stars
2015-12 11/01/2017 79.05 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 04-2458501
Name in IRS Master File ARTISTS ASSOCIATION OF NANTUCKET
NTEE Code A25
NTEE Classification Arts Education
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (119) Other cultural or historical activities
Foundation Status Church 170(b)(1)(A)(i)
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, 1952
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$103,419 7.38% Courtney Bridges Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Artists Association of Nantucket (MA) 77.51 two stars
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OPERA America (NY) 95.43 four stars
The Lark (NY) 89.57 three stars
Alliance of Resident Theatres/New York (NY) 91.92 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Artists Association of Nantucket
24 Amelia Drive
Nantucket, MA 02554
tel: (508) 228-0722
fax: (508) 228-9700
EIN: 04-2458501

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 1104
Nantucket, MA 02554

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Board Leadership

Nellie O'Gara
President

CEO

Courtney Bridges
Executive Director

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