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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Charlotte Ballet

Performing, inspiring, educating

four stars

93.80

701 North Tryon Street Charlotte, NC 28205
tel: (704) 372-0101   Web Site
EIN: 58-1314711

Board Leadership
Lise Hain
Board Chair

CEO
Douglas Singleton
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.80 four stars
  Financial 96.44 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Charlotte Ballet's (formerly the North Carolina Dance Theater) mission is to provide artistically excellent programming to diverse audiences in its home city of Charlotte, the Southeast region, and to the varied communities it serves while on tour across the nation. Charlotte Ballet has received critical recognition nationally for excellence in programming, education and outreach, and dance training.

Charlotte Ballet's (formerly the North Carolina Dance Theater) mission is to provide artistically excellent programming to diverse audiences in its home city of Charlotte, the Southeast region, and to the varied communities it serves while on tour across the nation. Charlotte Ballet has received critical recognition nationally for excellence in programming, education and outreach, and dance training.

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Financial

four stars

96.44

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
81.3%
  Administrative Expenses 13.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.14
  Program Expenses Growth 11.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Charlotte Ballet on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Charlotte Ballet on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Charlotte Ballet (NC) 93.80 four stars
American Ballet Theatre (NY) 87.98 three stars
Louisville Ballet (KY) 87.28 three stars
Mark Morris Dance Group (NY) 91.77 four stars
Oregon Ballet Theatre (OR) 90.58 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,786,853
   Federated Campaigns $638,080
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $461,175
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $92,250
Total Contributions $2,978,358
   Program Service Revenue $4,154,702
Total Primary Revenue $7,133,060
   Other Revenue $280,227
TOTAL REVENUE $7,413,287
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,089,146
   Administrative Expenses $968,944
   Fundraising Expenses $479,649
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,537,739
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-124,452
   
Net Assets $18,483,504

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
Artistic Programming $3,962,410 65.1%
Dance Training $1,514,393 24.9%
Education & Community Engagement $344,120 5.7%

Ratings History
Charlotte Ballet has received 8 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 08/01/2018 93.80 four stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 91.90 four stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 94.64 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 91.50 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 91.02 four stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 91.13 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 91.67 four stars
2011-06 10/01/2012 91.65 four stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 90.06 four stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 85.27 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/22/2010 89.76 three stars
2008-06 11/01/2009 87.90 three stars
2007-06 07/01/2008 87.84 three stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 88.68 three stars
2005-06 07/01/2006 85.59 three stars
2004-06 08/01/2005 96.49 four 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 58-1314711
Name in IRS Master File CHARLOTTE BALLET
NTEE Code A62
NTEE Classification Dance
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (90) Cultural performances
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 March, 1978
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
$177,549 2.35% Doug Singleton Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$200,797 2.66% Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux Artistic Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Charlotte Ballet (NC) 93.80 four stars
Cincinnati Ballet (OH) 87.20 three stars
Richmond Ballet, The State Ballet of Virginia (VA) 89.08 three stars
American Ballet Theatre (NY) 87.98 three stars
Milwaukee Ballet (WI) 89.90 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Charlotte Ballet
701 North Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28205
tel: (704) 372-0101
EIN: 58-1314711

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Board Leadership

Lise Hain
Board Chair

CEO

Douglas Singleton
Executive Director

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