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Center for Arts Education

Stimulating and sustaining quality arts education

three stars

81.80

266 West 37th Street 9th Floor
New York, NY 10018
tel: (212) 971-3300   Web Site
EIN: 13-3938080

Board Leadership
Jill Braufman
Chair

CEO
Joanne Lenhart
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.80 three stars
  Financial 74.44 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1996, the Center for Arts Education (CAE) is committed to stimulating and sustaining quality arts education as an essential part of every child's education in the New York City public schools. CAE provides information and resources that demonstrate the benefits of and need for arts education as part of a quality, balanced education. CAE also identifies and supports exemplary partnerships and programs that demonstrate how the arts contribute to learning and student achievement. CAE is dedicated to influencing educational and fiscal policies that will support arts education in all of the city's public schools.

Established in 1996, the Center for Arts Education (CAE) is committed to stimulating and sustaining quality arts education as an essential part of every child's education in the New York City public schools. CAE provides information and resources that demonstrate the benefits of and need for arts education as part of a quality, balanced education. CAE also identifies and supports exemplary partnerships and programs that demonstrate how the arts contribute to learning and student achievement. CAE is dedicated to influencing educational and fiscal policies that will support arts education in all of the city's public schools.

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Financial

two stars

74.44

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
74.3%
  Administrative Expenses 11.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.22
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.58
  Program Expenses Growth -7.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Center for Arts Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Center for Arts Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Center for Arts Education (NY) 81.80 three stars
National YoungArts Foundation (FL) 87.42 three stars
Center for Creative Education (FL) 100.00 four stars
Education Through Music, Inc. (New York) (NY) 94.20 four stars
Brooklyn Youth Chorus Academy (NY) 85.96 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $642,990
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $248,014
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $418,313
Total Contributions $1,309,317
   Program Service Revenue $404,222
Total Primary Revenue $1,713,539
   Other Revenue $60,058
TOTAL REVENUE $1,773,597
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,644,055
   Administrative Expenses $308,679
   Fundraising Expenses $323,250
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,275,984
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-502,387
   
Net Assets $1,515,034

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
School Based Programs $1,020,178 62.1%
Advocacy, Communications, & Public Engagement $324,238 19.7%
Professional Development $299,639 18.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 09/03/2019 81.80 three stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 81.74 three stars
2016-06 12/22/2017 89.34 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 85.45 three stars
2014-06 08/01/2016 85.08 three stars
2014-06 07/01/2016 84.81 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 83.17 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 82.62 three stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 78.75 two stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 80.90 three stars
2011-06 10/01/2013 73.78 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 76.28 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 69.06 one star
2008-06 10/01/2009 77.44 two stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 83.11 three stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 76.02 two stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 79.64 two stars
2004-06 12/01/2005 80.15 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 13-3938080
Name in IRS Master File CENTER FOR ARTS EDUCATION INC
NTEE Code A25
NTEE Classification Arts Education
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 April, 1997
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$159,326 7.00% Lisa Robb Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Center for Arts Education (NY) 81.80 three stars
Midori & Friends (NY) 91.65 four stars
Education Through Music, Inc. (New York) (NY) 94.20 four stars
Marwen (IL) 87.32 three stars
ETM-LA (CA) 93.98 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Center for Arts Education
266 West 37th Street
9th Floor
New York, NY 10018
tel: (212) 971-3300
EIN: 13-3938080

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Board Leadership

Jill Braufman
Chair

CEO

Joanne Lenhart
Executive Director

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