Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation

Furthering the pioneering work of Alvin Ailey

four stars

91.43

The Joan Weill Center for Dance 405 West 55th Street
New York, NY 10019
tel: (212) 405-9033   Web Site
EIN: 13-2584273

Board Leadership
Daria L. Wallach
Chairman

CEO
Bennett Rink
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.43 four stars
  Financial 94.94 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation (AADF) is the umbrella organization that supports the activities of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Ailey II, The Ailey School, Ailey Arts In Education & Community Programs and The Ailey Extension. AADF's mission is to further the pioneering work of Alvin Ailey by establishing an extended cultural community which provides dance performances, training and community programs for all people. This performing arts community plays a crucial social role using the beauty and humanity of the African American heritage and other cultures to unite people of all races, ages and backgrounds.

Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation (AADF) is the umbrella organization that supports the activities of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Ailey II, The Ailey School, Ailey Arts In Education & Community Programs and The Ailey Extension. AADF's mission is to further the pioneering work of Alvin Ailey by establishing an extended cultural community which provides dance performances, training and community programs for all people. This performing arts community plays a crucial social role using the beauty and humanity of the African American heritage and other cultures to unite people of all races, ages and backgrounds.

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Financial

four stars

94.94

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

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)
83.3%
  Administrative Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.45
  Program Expenses Growth 4.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,559,192
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,938,218
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $4,533,500
Total Contributions $17,030,910
   Program Service Revenue $26,178,464
Total Primary Revenue $43,209,374
   Other Revenue $4,855,258
TOTAL REVENUE $48,064,632
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $36,544,461
   Administrative Expenses $4,804,211
   Fundraising Expenses $2,451,634
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $43,800,306
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,264,326
   
Net Assets $187,721,094

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$483,481 1.10% Bennett Rink Executive Director

Mission

Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation (AADF) is the umbrella organization that supports the activities of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Ailey II, The Ailey School, Ailey Arts In Education & Community Programs and The Ailey Extension. AADF's mission is to further the pioneering work of Alvin Ailey by establishing an extended cultural community which provides dance performances, training and community programs for all people. This performing arts community plays a crucial social role using the beauty and humanity of the African American heritage and other cultures to unite people of all races, ages and backgrounds.

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Charity Contact Info

Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation
The Joan Weill Center for Dance
405 West 55th Street
New York, NY 10019
tel: (212) 405-9033
EIN: 13-2584273

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Board Leadership

Daria L. Wallach
Chairman

CEO

Bennett Rink
Executive Director