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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Atlanta Ballet

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four stars

91.89

1695 Marietta Boulevard, NW Atlanta, GA 30318
tel: (404) 873-5811   Web Site
EIN: 58-1047778

Board Leadership
Allen W. Nelson
Chairman

CEO
Arturo Jacobus
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.89 four stars
  Financial 91.79 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1929, Atlanta Ballet is the longest continuously operating ballet company in the United States. Atlanta Ballet's eclectic repertoire spans ballet history, highlighted by beloved classics and inventive originals. Atlanta Ballet opened the Centre for Dance Education in 1996 and is dedicated to nurturing young dancers while providing an outlet for adults to express their creativity. With diverse class offerings and student population, the Centre serves over 150,000 people in metro Atlanta each year. Atlanta Ballet's roots remain firmly grounded in the Atlanta community and continue to play a vital role in the city's cultural growth and revitalization.

Founded in 1929, Atlanta Ballet is the longest continuously operating ballet company in the United States. Atlanta Ballet's eclectic repertoire spans ballet history, highlighted by beloved classics and inventive originals. Atlanta Ballet opened the Centre for Dance Education in 1996 and is dedicated to nurturing young dancers while providing an outlet for adults to express their creativity. With diverse class offerings and student population, the Centre serves over 150,000 people in metro Atlanta each year. Atlanta Ballet's roots remain firmly grounded in the Atlanta community and continue to play a vital role in the city's cultural growth and revitalization.

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Financial

four stars

91.79

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 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)
78.2%
  Administrative Expenses 13.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.18
  Program Expenses Growth 4.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Atlanta Ballet on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Atlanta Ballet on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Atlanta Ballet (GA) 91.89 four stars
Milwaukee Ballet (WI) 89.90 three stars
Kansas City Ballet (MO) 95.24 four stars
The School of American Ballet (NY) 89.14 three stars
Texas Ballet Theater (TX) 86.07 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,461,073
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $577,927
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $35,000
Total Contributions $7,074,000
   Program Service Revenue $5,702,910
Total Primary Revenue $12,776,910
   Other Revenue $97,193
TOTAL REVENUE $12,874,103
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,595,370
   Administrative Expenses $1,209,776
   Fundraising Expenses $1,019,081
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,824,227
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,049,876
   
Net Assets $14,754,247

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
Performances $4,830,211 56.2%
Centre for Dance Education $3,619,712 42.1%
Community Programs $145,447 1.7%

Ratings History
Atlanta Ballet has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-07 08/01/2018 91.89 four stars
2016-07 10/01/2017 91.22 four stars
2015-07 08/01/2016 90.57 four stars
2014-07 06/01/2016 87.50 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-07 09/01/2015 84.20 three stars
2013-07 06/01/2014 86.48 three stars
2012-07 05/01/2013 89.47 three stars
2011-07 10/01/2012 85.62 three stars
2010-07 12/01/2011 85.85 three stars
2009-07 09/20/2011 88.27 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-07 02/01/2011 93.16 four stars
2008-07 02/01/2010 90.34 four stars
2007-07 10/01/2008 88.61 three stars
2006-07 10/01/2007 75.42 two stars
2005-07 07/01/2006 74.96 two stars
2004-07 07/01/2005 65.80 one star
2003-07 08/01/2004 66.92 one star
2002-07 08/01/2003 67.08 one star
2001-07 04/15/2003 70.92 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 58-1047778
Name in IRS Master File ATLANTA BALLET INCORPORATED
NTEE Code A63
NTEE Classification Ballet
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
(59) Other school related activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 May, 1969
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End July
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • July, 2017
  • July, 2016
  • July, 2015
  • July, 2014
  • July, 2013

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$241,132 2.22% Arthur Jacobus President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Atlanta Ballet (GA) 91.89 four stars
Pacific Northwest Ballet (WA) 90.05 four stars
Texas Ballet Theater (TX) 86.07 three stars
Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation (NY) 90.93 four stars
Richmond Ballet, The State Ballet of Virginia (VA) 90.94 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Atlanta Ballet
1695 Marietta Boulevard, NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
tel: (404) 873-5811
EIN: 58-1047778

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Board Leadership

Allen W. Nelson
Chairman

CEO

Arturo Jacobus
President & CEO

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