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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Ballet Hispánico

America's leading Latino dance organization.

four stars

94.47

167 West 89th Street New York, NY 10024
tel: (212) 362-6710   Web Site
EIN: 13-2685755

Board Leadership
Kate Lear
Board Chair

CEO
Eduardo Vilaro
Artistic Director & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.47 four stars
  Financial 92.18 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Ballet Hispánico, America's leading Latino dance organization, brings individuals and communities together to celebrate and explore Latino cultures through dance. Whether dancing on stage, in school, or in the street, Ballet Hispánico creates a space where few institutions are breaking ground.

The organization's founder, National Medal of Arts recipient Tina Ramirez, sought to give voice to the Hispanic experience and break through stereotypes. Today, Ballet Hispánico is led by Eduardo Vilaro, an acclaimed choreographer and former member of the Company, whose vision of social equity, cultural identity and quality arts education for all drives its programs.

Ballet Hispánico, a role model in and for the Latino community, is inspiring creativity and social awareness in our neighborhoods and across the country by providing access to arts education.

Ballet Hispánico, America's leading Latino dance organization, brings individuals and communities together to celebrate and explore Latino cultures through dance. Whether dancing on stage, in school, or in the street, Ballet Hispánico creates a space where few institutions are breaking ground.

The organization's founder, National Medal of Arts recipient Tina Ramirez, sought to give voice to the Hispanic experience and break through stereotypes. Today, Ballet Hispánico is led by Eduardo Vilaro, an acclaimed choreographer and former member of the Company, whose vision of social equity, cultural identity and quality arts education for all drives its programs.

Ballet Hispánico, a role model in and for the Latino community, is inspiring creativity and social awareness in our neighborhoods and across the country by providing access to arts education.

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Financial

four stars

92.18

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
83.2%
  Administrative Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.23
  Program Expenses Growth 5.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 27.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ballet Hispánico on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ballet Hispánico on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ballet Hispánico (NY) 94.47 four stars
American Dance Festival (NC) 87.64 three stars
Jacob's Pillow Dance (MA) 91.76 four stars
Cincinnati Ballet (OH) 87.20 three stars
Carolina Ballet (NC) 89.69 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,118,071
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,031,316
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $374,567
Total Contributions $4,523,954
   Program Service Revenue $2,328,273
Total Primary Revenue $6,852,227
   Other Revenue $387,685
TOTAL REVENUE $7,239,912
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,237,440
   Administrative Expenses $560,556
   Fundraising Expenses $637,772
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,435,768
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $804,144
   
Net Assets $8,931,323

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
The Company $2,351,522 44.9%
The School of Dance $1,920,261 36.7%
Community Arts Partnerships $742,502 14.2%

Ratings History
Ballet Hispánico has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 06/01/2019 94.47 four stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 92.38 four stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 92.66 four stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 91.30 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 93.04 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 91.53 four stars
2013-06 12/22/2014 93.08 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 79.48 two stars
2011-06 10/01/2012 79.04 two stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 71.80 two stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 80.41 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 02/01/2011 81.28 three stars
2008-06 02/01/2010 85.67 three stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 81.21 three stars
2006-06 09/01/2007 87.18 three stars
2005-06 11/01/2006 85.46 three stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 88.92 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 13-2685755
Name in IRS Master File BALLET HISPANICO OF NEW YORK
NTEE Code A62
NTEE Classification Dance
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (119) Other cultural or historical 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 December, 1971
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
$238,058 3.69% Eduardo Vilaro Artistic Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ballet Hispánico (NY) 94.47 four stars
Ballet Tech Foundation (NY) 92.52 four stars
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre (PA) 91.98 four stars
Gina Gibney Dance (NY) 90.45 four stars
Mark Morris Dance Group (NY) 91.94 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Ballet Hispánico
167 West 89th Street
New York, NY 10024
tel: (212) 362-6710
fax: (212) 362-7809
EIN: 13-2685755

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Board Leadership

Kate Lear
Board Chair

CEO

Eduardo Vilaro
Artistic Director & CEO

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