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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts (Grantmaking)

ArtsWave

Creating community through the arts

three stars

88.26

20 East Central Parkway Suite 200
Cincinnati, OH 45202
tel: (513) 871-2787   Web Site
EIN: 31-0537138

Board Leadership
James M. Zimmerman
Chair

CEO
Alecia Kintner
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.26 three stars
  Financial 83.40 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

ArtsWave helps create the kind of thriving arts environment that makes the Cincinnati region a better place to live, work, play, and stay. We support and collaborate with arts organizations large and small throughout the area. Music, dance, theatre, galleries, museums, art centers, festivals, and more create communitywide benefits for everyone here. The arts create benefits like attractive, lively neighborhoods and a population that comes together to share ideas and experiences.

ArtsWave helps create the kind of thriving arts environment that makes the Cincinnati region a better place to live, work, play, and stay. We support and collaborate with arts organizations large and small throughout the area. Music, dance, theatre, galleries, museums, art centers, festivals, and more create communitywide benefits for everyone here. The arts create benefits like attractive, lively neighborhoods and a population that comes together to share ideas and experiences.

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Financial

three stars

83.40

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
80.3%
  Administrative Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.48
  Program Expenses Growth 4.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 50.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ArtsWave on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ArtsWave on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
ArtsWave (OH) 88.26 three stars
National Arts Strategies (VA) 92.19 four stars
Music Center Foundation (CA) 90.21 four stars
Public Art Fund (NY) 85.82 three stars
United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County (NC) 89.48 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $12,869,621
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $12,869,621
   Program Service Revenue $23,241
Total Primary Revenue $12,892,862
   Other Revenue $2,236,923
TOTAL REVENUE $15,129,785
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $12,442,263
   Administrative Expenses $982,402
   Fundraising Expenses $1,989,621
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $15,414,286
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-284,501
   
Net Assets $62,828,133

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
Grantmaking $11,286,454 90.7%
Marketing $949,508 7.6%
Measuring Impact $206,301 1.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-08 02/01/2020 88.26 three stars
2018-08 12/01/2019 87.92 three stars
2017-08 02/01/2019 84.38 three stars
2016-08 12/01/2017 83.86 three stars
2015-08 11/01/2016 84.20 three stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 85.50 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 12/22/2015 88.30 three stars
2013-08 03/01/2015 86.53 three stars
2012-08 11/01/2013 88.42 three stars
2011-08 10/01/2012 89.37 three stars
2010-08 12/23/2011 91.90 four stars
2009-08 09/20/2011 84.47 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-08 02/01/2011 76.01 two stars
2008-08 04/01/2010 73.86 two stars
2007-08 11/01/2008 73.26 two stars
2006-08 12/01/2007 88.36 three stars
2005-08 12/01/2006 83.12 three stars
2004-08 12/01/2005 88.09 three stars
2003-08 11/01/2004 84.72 three stars
2002-08 12/01/2003 86.79 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 31-0537138
Name in IRS Master File CINCINNATI INSTITUTE OF FINE ARTS
NTEE Code A12
NTEE Classification Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution
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
(922) Endowment fund or financial services
(927) Fundraising
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 November, 1951
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$230,483 1.49% Alicia Kintner President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
ArtsWave (OH) 88.26 three stars
Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance (PA) 88.36 three stars
United Performing Arts Fund (WI) 93.53 four stars
Public Art Fund (NY) 85.82 three stars
Americans for the Arts (DC) 89.06 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

ArtsWave
20 East Central Parkway
Suite 200
Cincinnati, OH 45202
tel: (513) 871-2787
fax: (513) 871-2706
EIN: 31-0537138

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Board Leadership

James M. Zimmerman
Chair

CEO

Alecia Kintner
President, CEO

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