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Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

MacPhail Center for Music

Promoting lifelong learning through music

three stars

85.73

501 Second Street, S Minneapolis, MN 55401
tel: (612) 321-0100   Web Site
EIN: 41-1729340

Board Leadership
Thomas J. Abood
Chair

CEO
Kyle Carpenter
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.73 three stars
  Financial 83.09 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

MacPhail Center for Music is a community resource for education and performance experiences in the musical arts. From its inception in 1907, MacPhail Center for Music has grown to become a passionate organization at the forefront of music education and appreciation for the arts, and a leader in music therapy, Suzuki Talent Education, Early Childhood Arts and community partnership programs. During its near-century long history, MacPhail has become a vital part of the fabric of organizations that make the Twin Cities a vibrant arts community and a uniquely wonderful place to live and work. Exceptional instruction for individuals, groups, and ensembles, as well as partnerships with schools and arts organizations enable MacPhail to transform the lives of people of all ages, in the greater Twin Cities area and beyond.

MacPhail Center for Music is a community resource for education and performance experiences in the musical arts. From its inception in 1907, MacPhail Center for Music has grown to become a passionate organization at the forefront of music education and appreciation for the arts, and a leader in music therapy, Suzuki Talent Education, Early Childhood Arts and community partnership programs. During its near-century long history, MacPhail has become a vital part of the fabric of organizations that make the Twin Cities a vibrant arts community and a uniquely wonderful place to live and work. Exceptional instruction for individuals, groups, and ensembles, as well as partnerships with schools and arts organizations enable MacPhail to transform the lives of people of all ages, in the greater Twin Cities area and beyond.

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Financial

three stars

83.09

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
81.0%
  Administrative Expenses 11.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.26
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.09
  Program Expenses Growth 0.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MacPhail Center for Music on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MacPhail Center for Music on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
MacPhail Center for Music (MN) 85.73 three stars
ETM-LA (CA) 93.98 four stars
Settlement Music School (PA) 93.82 four stars
COCA (MO) 85.38 three stars
Artists For Humanity (MA) 85.16 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,798,029
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $557,982
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $560,574
Total Contributions $3,916,585
   Program Service Revenue $7,641,694
Total Primary Revenue $11,558,279
   Other Revenue $111,515
TOTAL REVENUE $11,669,794
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,558,013
   Administrative Expenses $1,426,955
   Fundraising Expenses $858,903
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,843,871
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-174,077
   
Net Assets $26,880,095

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-08 11/01/2019 85.73 three stars
2017-08 04/01/2019 88.48 three stars
2016-08 02/01/2018 90.56 four stars
2015-08 02/01/2017 90.66 four stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 89.05 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 12/01/2015 91.08 four stars
2013-08 12/22/2014 90.95 four stars
2012-08 10/01/2013 80.81 three stars
2011-08 07/01/2012 86.52 three stars
2010-08 09/20/2011 84.06 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-08 02/01/2011 82.72 three stars
2008-08 03/01/2010 84.76 three stars
2007-08 06/01/2009 89.74 three stars
2006-08 12/01/2007 85.91 three stars
2005-08 12/01/2006 86.06 three stars
2004-08 09/01/2005 89.88 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 41-1729340
Name in IRS Master File MACPHAIL CENTER FOR MUSIC
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 (30) School, college, trade school, etc.
Foundation Status School 170(b)(1)(A)(ii)
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, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$228,068 1.92% Kyle Carpenter CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
MacPhail Center for Music (MN) 85.73 three stars
Kaufman Music Center (NY) 85.75 three stars
National YoungArts Foundation (FL) 87.42 three stars
Marwen (IL) 87.32 three stars
NDI New Mexico (NM) 88.12 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

MacPhail Center for Music
501 Second Street, S
Minneapolis, MN 55401
tel: (612) 321-0100
EIN: 41-1729340

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Board Leadership

Thomas J. Abood
Chair

CEO

Kyle Carpenter
Chief Executive Officer

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