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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Miami Music Project

Empower hundreds of children through music

three stars

86.44

2000 South Dixie Highway Suite 100B
Miami, FL 33133
tel: (786) 422-5221   Web Site
EIN: 26-4084871

Board Leadership
Maria Pia Leon Angell
Chairwoman

CEO
Anna Klimala
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.44 three stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Miami Music Project uses music as an instrument for social transformation, empowering children to acquire values and achieve their full potential, positively affecting their society through the study and performance of music. Music education accelerates brain development, increases academic success, and fosters significant lifelong benefits for those who have access. Miami Music Project helps children unlock the intellectual potential for academic achievement and gain the self-confidence needed to succeed, ultimately overcoming the disadvantages of poverty and inequality.

Miami Music Project uses music as an instrument for social transformation, empowering children to acquire values and achieve their full potential, positively affecting their society through the study and performance of music. Music education accelerates brain development, increases academic success, and fosters significant lifelong benefits for those who have access. Miami Music Project helps children unlock the intellectual potential for academic achievement and gain the self-confidence needed to succeed, ultimately overcoming the disadvantages of poverty and inequality.

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Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 07/01/2020 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)
88.7%
  Administrative Expenses 6.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.99
  Program Expenses Growth 18.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Miami Music Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Miami Music Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Miami Music Project (FL) 86.44 three stars
The Lark (NY) 88.13 three stars
Chamber Music America (NY) 89.25 three stars
Montalvo Arts Center (CA) 92.01 four stars
National Performance Network (LA) 88.55 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,666,856
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,666,856
   Program Service Revenue $8,480
Total Primary Revenue $1,675,336
   Other Revenue $0
TOTAL REVENUE $1,676,171
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,266,010
   Administrative Expenses $86,335
   Fundraising Expenses $92,718
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,445,063
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $231,108
   
Net Assets $1,284,082

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
2018-06 07/01/2020 86.44 three 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 26-4084871
Name in IRS Master File MIAMI MUSIC PROJECT INC
NTEE Code A6C
NTEE Classification Music Groups, Bands, Ensembles
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 September, 2009
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$100,129 6.92% Anna Klimala Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Miami Music Project (FL) 86.44 three stars
Association of Performing Arts Professionals (DC) 87.35 three stars
Allied Arts (OK) 88.36 three stars
Russian Arts Foundation (VT) 92.22 four stars
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (NY) 89.60 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Miami Music Project
2000 South Dixie Highway
Suite 100B
Miami, FL 33133
tel: (786) 422-5221
fax: (786) 380-4098
EIN: 26-4084871

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Board Leadership

Maria Pia Leon Angell
Chairwoman

CEO

Anna Klimala
Executive Director

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