Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

The Actors Fund

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four stars

92.52

729 Seventh Avenue 10th Floor
New York, NY 10019
tel: (800) 221-7303   Web Site
EIN: 13-1635251

Board Leadership
Brian Stokes Mitchell
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Joseph P. Benincasa
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.52 four stars
  Financial 89.87 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Actors Fund is a national human services organization that fosters stability and resiliency, and provides a safety net for performing arts and entertainment professionals over their lifespan. Through offices in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago, The Fund serves everyone in film, theater, television, music, opera, radio and dance with programs including social services and emergency financial assistance, health care and insurance counseling, housing, and secondary employment and training services.

The Actors Fund is a national human services organization that fosters stability and resiliency, and provides a safety net for performing arts and entertainment professionals over their lifespan. Through offices in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago, The Fund serves everyone in film, theater, television, music, opera, radio and dance with programs including social services and emergency financial assistance, health care and insurance counseling, housing, and secondary employment and training services.

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Financial

three stars

89.87

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 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)
84.9%
  Administrative Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.34
  Program Expenses Growth 5.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 42.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Actors Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Actors Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $19,560,837
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $973,285
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,684,360
Total Contributions $22,218,482
   Program Service Revenue $12,264,903
Total Primary Revenue $34,483,385
   Other Revenue $2,349,367
TOTAL REVENUE $36,832,752
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $29,537,935
   Administrative Expenses $1,700,489
   Fundraising Expenses $3,266,005
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $34,504,429
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,328,323
   
Net Assets $62,970,366

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$543,344 1.57% Joseph Benincasa President, CEO

Mission

The Actors Fund is a national human services organization that fosters stability and resiliency, and provides a safety net for performing arts and entertainment professionals over their lifespan. Through offices in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago, The Fund serves everyone in film, theater, television, music, opera, radio and dance with programs including social services and emergency financial assistance, health care and insurance counseling, housing, and secondary employment and training services.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Actors Fund (NY) 92.52 four stars
Grantmakers in the Arts (WA) 86.07 three stars
Santa Barbara Bowl Foundation (CA) 89.24 three stars
American Composers Forum (MN) 86.07 three stars
The Lark (NY) 88.13 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Actors Fund
729 Seventh Avenue
10th Floor
New York, NY 10019
tel: (800) 221-7303
EIN: 13-1635251

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Board Leadership

Brian Stokes Mitchell
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Joseph P. Benincasa
President and CEO