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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Strathmore

At the intersection of art and life

four stars

91.08

5301 Tuckerman Lane North Bethesda, MD 20852
tel: (301) 581-5200   Web Site
EIN: 52-1233092

Board Leadership
Karen R. Lefkowitz
Chair

CEO
Monica Jeffries Hazangeles
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.08 four stars
  Financial 93.85 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Located one-half mile outside the Capital Beltway in North Bethesda, Maryland, Strathmore provides affordable, accessible, multi-disciplinary arts programming in the Mansion at Strathmore, the Music Center at Strathmore, and on its scenic 11-acre site. Founded in 1981, the arts center presents a lively and diverse program of art exhibitions, concerts and performing arts programs, and literary lectures and events. As Strathmore is deeply committed to maintaining affordable and accessible arts programs to all audiences, an abiding partnership of both private and public support for Strathmore is required to nurture and perpetuate this creative endeavor - to provide a home for the arts in our growing community.

Located one-half mile outside the Capital Beltway in North Bethesda, Maryland, Strathmore provides affordable, accessible, multi-disciplinary arts programming in the Mansion at Strathmore, the Music Center at Strathmore, and on its scenic 11-acre site. Founded in 1981, the arts center presents a lively and diverse program of art exhibitions, concerts and performing arts programs, and literary lectures and events. As Strathmore is deeply committed to maintaining affordable and accessible arts programs to all audiences, an abiding partnership of both private and public support for Strathmore is required to nurture and perpetuate this creative endeavor - to provide a home for the arts in our growing community.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of clients served
141,640
Total number of awarded residencies
6
Total number of performances
203
Total number of exhibitions
16
This impact information is current as of August 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

four stars

93.85

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 07/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
81.0%
  Administrative Expenses 14.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.07
  Program Expenses Growth 10.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 32.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Strathmore on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Strathmore on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Strathmore (MD) 91.08 four stars
The Clay Center for the Arts & Sciences of West Virginia (WV) 90.24 four stars
California Film Institute (CA) 85.50 three stars
The Schubert Club (MN) 89.33 three stars
Pittsburgh Public Theater (PA) 87.37 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,585,385
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $162,434
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $4,554,616
Total Contributions $6,302,435
   Program Service Revenue $8,693,277
Total Primary Revenue $14,995,712
   Other Revenue $811,072
TOTAL REVENUE $15,806,784
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,995,670
   Administrative Expenses $1,909,906
   Fundraising Expenses $607,360
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,512,936
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,293,848
   
Net Assets $17,864,430

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
Performing Arts $4,916,571 44.7%
Retail and Operation $3,025,187 27.5%
Visual Arts and Education $2,084,762 19.0%

Ratings History
Strathmore has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 07/01/2020 91.08 four stars
2018-06 05/01/2019 90.00 four stars
2017-06 06/01/2018 89.87 three stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 88.27 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 88.90 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 03/01/2016 86.58 three stars
2014-06 09/01/2015 81.99 three stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 86.88 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 89.51 three stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 88.23 three stars
2011-06 04/01/2012 90.42 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 87.39 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 82.93 three stars
2009-06 11/24/2010 87.11 three stars
2008-06 07/01/2009 84.72 three stars
2007-06 06/01/2008 87.40 three stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 81.57 three stars
2004-06 11/01/2005 76.07 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 52-1233092
Name in IRS Master File STRATHMORE HALL FOUNDATION 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 (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 October, 1982
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$194,920 1.44% Monica Jeffries-Hazangeles President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$155,765 1.15% Eliot Pfanstiehl Former Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Strathmore (MD) 91.08 four stars
Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts (VA) 93.34 four stars
The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts (FL) 95.34 four stars
National Council for the Traditional Arts (MD) 90.75 four stars
Apollo Theater (NY) 89.67 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Strathmore
5301 Tuckerman Lane
North Bethesda, MD 20852
tel: (301) 581-5200
fax: (301) 581-5201
TTY: (800) 735-2258
EIN: 52-1233092

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Board Leadership

Karen R. Lefkowitz
Chair

CEO

Monica Jeffries Hazangeles
CEO

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