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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts

Enhancing the quality of life in Palm Beach County

four stars

90.66

701 Okeechobee Boulevard West Palm Beach, FL 33401
tel: (561) 833-8300   Web Site
EIN: 59-2245054

Board Leadership
Jeffrey A. Stoops
Chairman

CEO
Judith A. Mitchell
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.66 four stars
  Financial 87.15 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts works to enhance the quality of life in Palm Beach County by presenting a diverse schedule of national and international performing artists and companies of the highest quality. The Kravis Center also fosters arts education by offering comprehensive educational and community outreach programs. As a community leader and major economic catalyst, the Center showcases regional performing arts organizations and supports efforts to increase travel and tourism to West Palm Beach. Set on 10.6 acres of property at the highest point in the city, the Kravis Center includes three venues -- the 2,193-seat Alexander W. Dreyfoos, Jr. Concert Hall, the flexible 300-seat Rinker Playhouse and the outdoor Michael and Andrew Gosman Amphitheatre with a capacity for 1,400 patrons.

The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts works to enhance the quality of life in Palm Beach County by presenting a diverse schedule of national and international performing artists and companies of the highest quality. The Kravis Center also fosters arts education by offering comprehensive educational and community outreach programs. As a community leader and major economic catalyst, the Center showcases regional performing arts organizations and supports efforts to increase travel and tourism to West Palm Beach. Set on 10.6 acres of property at the highest point in the city, the Kravis Center includes three venues -- the 2,193-seat Alexander W. Dreyfoos, Jr. Concert Hall, the flexible 300-seat Rinker Playhouse and the outdoor Michael and Andrew Gosman Amphitheatre with a capacity for 1,400 patrons.

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Financial

three stars

87.15

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
80.0%
  Administrative Expenses 15.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.13
  Program Expenses Growth 3.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 27.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts (FL) 90.66 four stars
McCarter Theatre Center for the Performing Arts (NJ) 94.20 four stars
The Clay Center for the Arts & Sciences of West Virginia (WV) 90.40 four stars
California Film Institute (CA) 85.09 three stars
Brooklyn Academy of Music (NY) 85.14 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $15,661,934
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,100,872
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $47,456
Total Contributions $16,810,262
   Program Service Revenue $19,650,654
Total Primary Revenue $36,460,916
   Other Revenue $3,421,818
TOTAL REVENUE $39,882,734
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $24,656,815
   Administrative Expenses $4,970,061
   Fundraising Expenses $1,499,642
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $31,126,518
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $8,756,216
   
Net Assets $115,271,555

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
Arts Series $20,426,965 82.8%
Community Outreach $2,743,699 11.1%
Rinker Playhouse and Persson Hall Performances $857,946 3.5%

Ratings History
The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 02/01/2020 90.66 four stars
2017-06 11/01/2018 92.29 four stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 89.93 three stars
2016-06 12/22/2017 89.54 three stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 88.78 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 91.74 four stars
2014-06 07/01/2016 95.95 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 93.60 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 94.89 four stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 94.71 four stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 94.58 four stars
2011-06 10/01/2012 87.93 three stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 93.94 four stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 85.70 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 77.99 two stars
2008-06 02/01/2010 83.39 three stars
2007-06 03/01/2009 86.11 three stars
2006-06 06/01/2007 91.18 four stars
2005-06 11/01/2006 90.54 four stars
2004-06 10/01/2005 84.89 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 59-2245054
Name in IRS Master File RAYMOND F KRAVIS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS INC
NTEE Code A61
NTEE Classification Performing Arts Centers
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (60) Museum, zoo, planetarium, etc.
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 September, 1983
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
$496,738 1.59% Judith A. Mitchell CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts (FL) 90.66 four stars
Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans (LA) 85.91 three stars
California Film Institute (CA) 85.09 three stars
The Ark (MI) 88.15 three stars
Artis—Naples (FL) 94.36 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts
701 Okeechobee Boulevard
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
tel: (561) 833-8300
fax: (561) 833-3901
EIN: 59-2245054

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Board Leadership

Jeffrey A. Stoops
Chairman

CEO

Judith A. Mitchell
Chief Executive Officer

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