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The Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation

Keeping Music Alive in our Schools

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four stars

90.77

4370 Tujunga Avenue Suite 330
Studio City, CA 91604
tel: (818) 762-4328   Web Site
EIN: 95-4604927

Board Leadership
Scott Holtzman
Chair

CEO
Felice Mancini
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.77 four stars
  Financial 86.95 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation keeps music alive in our schools by donating musical instruments to under-funded music programs, and vital support services to school districts nationwide, giving economically-disadvantaged youth access to the many benefits of music education, leading them to success in school, and inspiring creativity and expression through playing music.

The Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation keeps music alive in our schools by donating musical instruments to under-funded music programs, and vital support services to school districts nationwide, giving economically-disadvantaged youth access to the many benefits of music education, leading them to success in school, and inspiring creativity and expression through playing music.

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Financial

three stars

86.95

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
81.5%
  Administrative Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.34
  Program Expenses Growth -0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation (CA) 90.77 four stars
MacPhail Center for Music (MN) 88.48 three stars
Midori & Friends (NY) 91.24 four stars
Kaufman Music Center (NY) 85.13 three stars
Center for Arts-Inspired Learning (OH) 85.40 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,489,907
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,489,907
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,489,907
   Other Revenue $6,672
TOTAL REVENUE $2,496,579
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,178,372
   Administrative Expenses $120,718
   Fundraising Expenses $118,019
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,417,109
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,079,470
   
Net Assets $2,192,212

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
Donation of Musical Instruments $1,011,454 85.8%
Music Rising Program $166,918 14.2%

Ratings History
The Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 08/01/2019 90.77 four stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 95.80 four stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 97.15 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 97.10 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.34 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 08/01/2015 86.11 three stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 76.14 two stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 79.14 two stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 90.78 four stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 92.39 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 90.31 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 91.83 four stars
2009-06 04/01/2010 84.03 three stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 92.04 four stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 91.92 four stars
2005-06 10/01/2006 91.72 four stars
2004-06 05/01/2005 73.34 two stars
2003-06 12/01/2004 75.94 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 95-4604927
Name in IRS Master File MR HOLLANDS OPUS FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code B80
NTEE Classification Student Services, Organizations of Students
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
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
(59) Other school related 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 March, 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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$120,000 8.46% Felice Mancini President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation (CA) 90.77 four stars
Inner-City Arts (CA) 90.71 four stars
Merit School of Music (IL) 89.74 three stars
Oklahoma Arts Institute (OK) 86.44 three stars
Brooklyn Youth Chorus Academy (NY) 89.77 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation
4370 Tujunga Avenue
Suite 330
Studio City, CA 91604
tel: (818) 762-4328
EIN: 95-4604927

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Board Leadership

Scott Holtzman
Chair

CEO

Felice Mancini
President, CEO

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