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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

Dayton Art Institute

Collecting, exhibiting and preserving the fine arts

three stars

88.14

456 Belmonte Park North Dayton, OH 45405
tel: (937) 223-5277   Web Site
EIN: 31-0537480

Board Leadership
Brock Anderson III
Chair

CEO
Michael R. Roediger
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.14 three stars
  Financial 83.72 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1919 as the Dayton Museum of Fine Arts, the Dayton Art Institute (DAI) is one of the nation's finest mid-sized art museums. The DAI's mission is to provide a diverse audience with knowledge, pleasure, cultural awareness and sensitivity to the visual environment by collecting, exhibiting and preserving the fine arts; promoting and cultivating aesthetic values in the visual arts; and providing exposure to the arts through a variety of structured and unstructured learning experiences. During the past decade, the museum has reaffirmed its tradition of providing outstanding educational programs and special exhibitions. The DAI's collection, now comprised of more than 27,000 objects spanning 5,000 years of art history, is rated as "superb in quality" by the American Association of Museums.

Founded in 1919 as the Dayton Museum of Fine Arts, the Dayton Art Institute (DAI) is one of the nation's finest mid-sized art museums. The DAI's mission is to provide a diverse audience with knowledge, pleasure, cultural awareness and sensitivity to the visual environment by collecting, exhibiting and preserving the fine arts; promoting and cultivating aesthetic values in the visual arts; and providing exposure to the arts through a variety of structured and unstructured learning experiences. During the past decade, the museum has reaffirmed its tradition of providing outstanding educational programs and special exhibitions. The DAI's collection, now comprised of more than 27,000 objects spanning 5,000 years of art history, is rated as "superb in quality" by the American Association of Museums.

Financial

three stars

83.72

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 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)
67.8%
  Administrative Expenses 19.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.72
  Program Expenses Growth 5.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Dayton Art Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Dayton Art Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Dayton Art Institute (OH) 88.14 three stars
Milwaukee Art Museum (WI) 93.30 four stars
The Bronx Museum of the Arts (NY) 87.87 three stars
Florence Griswold Museum (CT) 88.52 three stars
The Frick Pittsburgh (PA) 91.75 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,630,454
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $300,964
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $995,826
Total Contributions $4,927,244
   Program Service Revenue $388,854
Total Primary Revenue $5,316,098
   Other Revenue $984,520
TOTAL REVENUE $6,300,618
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,149,143
   Administrative Expenses $1,107,597
   Fundraising Expenses $688,474
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,945,214
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $355,404
   
Net Assets $38,474,058

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
Historic Building $2,286,016 55.1%
Curatorial, Care, and Display $1,642,355 39.6%
Education and Interpretation $220,772 5.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 88.14 three stars
2018-12 03/01/2020 81.90 three stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 84.58 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 82.06 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 80.53 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 82.58 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 81.97 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 86.35 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 93.90 four stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 87.38 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 75.17 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 70.45 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 59.42 one star
2008-12 06/01/2010 67.09 one star
2007-12 06/01/2009 66.83 one star
2006-12 06/01/2008 87.61 three stars
2005-12 05/01/2007 91.96 four stars
2004-12 07/01/2006 94.68 four stars
2003-12 04/01/2005 85.18 three stars
2002-12 05/01/2004 50.00 zero star

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

EIN 31-0537480
Name in IRS Master File DAYTON ART INSTITUTE
NTEE Code A51
NTEE Classification Art Museums
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (119) Other cultural or historical 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, 1942
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$142,224 2.39% Michael Roediger CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Dayton Art Institute (OH) 88.14 three stars
San Antonio Museum of Art (TX) 86.43 three stars
Portland Art Museum (OR) 94.88 four stars
Cincinnati Art Museum (OH) 96.66 four stars
National Gallery of Art (DC) 88.48 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Dayton Art Institute
456 Belmonte Park North
Dayton, OH 45405
tel: (937) 223-5277
fax: (937) 223-3140
EIN: 31-0537480

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Board Leadership

Brock Anderson III
Chair

CEO

Michael R. Roediger
Executive Director

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