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Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Artists For Humanity

Creative Jobs for Creative Youth

three stars

87.46

100 West Second Street Boston, MA 02127
tel: (617) 268-7620   Web Site
EIN: 04-3138434

Board Leadership
Patrick Planeta
Chair

CEO
Susan Rodgerson
Executive/Artistic Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.46 three stars
  Financial 82.53 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

82.53

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
74.6%
  Administrative Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.95
  Program Expenses Growth 0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Artists For Humanity on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Artists For Humanity on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Artists For Humanity (MA) 87.46 three stars
Inner-City Arts (CA) 92.58 four stars
The Harmony Project (CA) 95.47 four stars
The Wooden Floor (CA) 87.86 three stars
Rainey Institute (OH) 92.20 four stars

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Artists For Humanity's (AFH) mission is to bridge economic, racial and social divisions by providing under-resourced youth with the keys to self-sufficiency through paid employment in art and design. AFH tackles the myriad of problems youth face today with tremendous impact. We celebrate the talents and wonderful energy of young people by giving them hands-on experiences in creativity, business, teamwork, and self-governance. Participants learn the techniques and tools of professional artists and the business world while engaging in education, employment, artistic exploration, and entrepreneurial experience. This produces life-transforming change for youth and for their communities.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,641,303
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $78,032
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $224,868
Total Contributions $5,944,203
   Program Service Revenue $1,461,622
Total Primary Revenue $7,405,825
   Other Revenue $8,008
TOTAL REVENUE $7,413,833
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,829,555
   Administrative Expenses $459,563
   Fundraising Expenses $509,790
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,798,908
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,614,925
   
Net Assets $14,497,923

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
Youth Arts Enterprise $2,829,555 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 05/01/2017 87.46 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.08 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 03/01/2016 91.23 four stars
2013-12 03/01/2015 90.79 four stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 90.27 four stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 91.51 four stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 90.62 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 86.99 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 85.26 three stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 92.76 four stars
2007-12 06/01/2009 87.08 three stars
2006-12 03/01/2008 84.67 three stars
2005-12 12/15/2006 78.04 two stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 80.58 three stars
2003-12 09/01/2005 80.53 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 04-3138434
Name in IRS Master File ARTISTS FOR HUMANITY INC
NTEE Code A25
NTEE Classification Arts Education
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (429) Other inner city or community benefit 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 August, 1996
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$150,000 3.94% Susan Rodgerson Executive/Artistic Director, President

Artists For Humanity's (AFH) mission is to bridge economic, racial and social divisions by providing under-resourced youth with the keys to self-sufficiency through paid employment in art and design. AFH tackles the myriad of problems youth face today with tremendous impact. We celebrate the talents and wonderful energy of young people by giving them hands-on experiences in creativity, business, teamwork, and self-governance. Participants learn the techniques and tools of professional artists and the business world while engaging in education, employment, artistic exploration, and entrepreneurial experience. This produces life-transforming change for youth and for their communities.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Artists For Humanity (MA) 87.46 three stars
The Harmony Project (CA) 95.47 four stars
National YoungArts Foundation (FL) 94.74 four stars
The Wooden Floor (CA) 87.86 three stars
Little Kids Rock (NJ) 90.22 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Artists For Humanity
100 West Second Street
Boston, MA 02127
tel: (617) 268-7620
fax: (617) 268-7358
EIN: 04-3138434

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Board Leadership

Patrick Planeta
Chair

CEO

Susan Rodgerson
Executive/Artistic Director

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