Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Escape, explore, experience

two stars

73.38

340 North Escondido Boulevard Escondido, CA 92025
tel: (760) 839-4138   Web Site
EIN: 33-0646517

Board Leadership
Cynthia L. Weir
Board Chair

CEO
Jerry Van Leeuwen
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 73.38 two stars
  Financial 64.01 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the California Center for the Arts, Escondido is to enrich the lives of all within its reach through the Arts and their power for community building and enhancement by providing diverse artistic, cultural, educational, social and entertainment experiences of the highest quality. The Center is situated on a 12-acre campus in downtown Escondido, comprised of a 1,523-seat Concert Hall, a 406-seat Center Theater, a visual arts Museum, art and dance studios, and a Conference Center containing meeting and banquet facilities. Since its opening on October 1, 1994, The Center has attracted more than one million visitors through its performing and visual arts presentations, events in the Conference Center, and education programs.

The mission of the California Center for the Arts, Escondido is to enrich the lives of all within its reach through the Arts and their power for community building and enhancement by providing diverse artistic, cultural, educational, social and entertainment experiences of the highest quality. The Center is situated on a 12-acre campus in downtown Escondido, comprised of a 1,523-seat Concert Hall, a 406-seat Center Theater, a visual arts Museum, art and dance studios, and a Conference Center containing meeting and banquet facilities. Since its opening on October 1, 1994, The Center has attracted more than one million visitors through its performing and visual arts presentations, events in the Conference Center, and education programs.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of free participants on field trips
1,520
Number of individuals attending community events or trainings
286,000
Number of community events or trainings held and attendance
976
Number of clients served
282,900
Number of adults and children that received education services at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido
29,610
Number of free community event participants
54,329
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

one star

64.01

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
55.3%
  Administrative Expenses 39.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.06
  Program Expenses Growth 10.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 75.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by California Center for the Arts, Escondido on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by California Center for the Arts, Escondido on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $73,663
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $113,526
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,318,527
Total Contributions $2,505,716
   Program Service Revenue $1,422,644
Total Primary Revenue $3,928,360
   Other Revenue $1,843,740
TOTAL REVENUE $5,772,100
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,293,360
   Administrative Expenses $2,211,664
   Fundraising Expenses $271,146
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,776,170
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-4,070
   
Net Assets $373,734

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$104,423 1.80% Jerry Van Leeuwen Executive Director

Mission

The mission of the California Center for the Arts, Escondido is to enrich the lives of all within its reach through the Arts and their power for community building and enhancement by providing diverse artistic, cultural, educational, social and entertainment experiences of the highest quality. The Center is situated on a 12-acre campus in downtown Escondido, comprised of a 1,523-seat Concert Hall, a 406-seat Center Theater, a visual arts Museum, art and dance studios, and a Conference Center containing meeting and banquet facilities. Since its opening on October 1, 1994, The Center has attracted more than one million visitors through its performing and visual arts presentations, events in the Conference Center, and education programs.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
California Center for the Arts, Escondido (CA) 73.38 two stars
Omaha Performing Arts (NE) 91.45 four stars
Community Partnership for Arts and Culture (OH) 89.31 three stars
Appell Center for the Performing Arts (PA) 90.47 four stars
Film Forum (NY) 85.12 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

California Center for the Arts, Escondido
340 North Escondido Boulevard
Escondido, CA 92025
tel: (760) 839-4138
EIN: 33-0646517

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Board Leadership

Cynthia L. Weir
Board Chair

CEO

Jerry Van Leeuwen
Executive Director