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Interlochen Center for the Arts

Dedicated to the promotion of world friendship through the universal language of the arts

three stars

84.88

4000 Highway M-137 Interlochen, MI 49643
tel: (231) 276-7630   Web Site
EIN: 38-1689022

Board Leadership
Glynn T. Williams
Chair

CEO
Trey Devey
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.88 three stars
  Financial 79.80 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1928, Interlochen Center for the Arts engages and inspires people worldwide through excellence in educational, artistic and cultural programs, enhancing the quality of life through the universal language of the arts. Interlochen Center for the Arts currently enrolls 2,500 students for our Summer Arts Camp and 500 students for the Arts Academy Boarding High School. Areas of study include creative writing, dance, motion picture arts, music, theatre, visual arts, and challenging and comprehensive college-preparatory academics. Through our major outreach programs, Interlochen Arts Camp, Interlochen Arts Academy, Interlochen Public Radio, and Interlochen College of Creative Arts, we offer students, faculty, and staff opportunities for frequent public participation in a structured and supportive environment.

Founded in 1928, Interlochen Center for the Arts engages and inspires people worldwide through excellence in educational, artistic and cultural programs, enhancing the quality of life through the universal language of the arts. Interlochen Center for the Arts currently enrolls 2,500 students for our Summer Arts Camp and 500 students for the Arts Academy Boarding High School. Areas of study include creative writing, dance, motion picture arts, music, theatre, visual arts, and challenging and comprehensive college-preparatory academics. Through our major outreach programs, Interlochen Arts Camp, Interlochen Arts Academy, Interlochen Public Radio, and Interlochen College of Creative Arts, we offer students, faculty, and staff opportunities for frequent public participation in a structured and supportive environment.

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Financial

two stars

79.80

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
77.5%
  Administrative Expenses 17.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.22
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.46
  Program Expenses Growth 3.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Interlochen Center for the Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Interlochen Center for the Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Interlochen Center for the Arts (MI) 84.88 three stars
Marwen (IL) 86.93 three stars
The Harlem School of the Arts (NY) 86.73 three stars
Merola Opera Program (CA) 88.03 three stars
Joy of Music Program (MA) 88.92 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,017,606
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $82,711
   Government Grants $125,484
Total Contributions $8,225,801
   Program Service Revenue $46,717,311
Total Primary Revenue $54,943,112
   Other Revenue $7,493,565
TOTAL REVENUE $62,436,677
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $44,687,612
   Administrative Expenses $10,846,508
   Fundraising Expenses $2,788,959
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $58,323,079
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,113,598
   
Net Assets $170,403,509

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
Arts Academy $22,343,806 50.0%
Summer Arts Program $16,534,417 37.0%
Presentations $3,128,133 7.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-05 09/03/2019 84.88 three stars
2017-05 02/01/2019 86.94 three stars
2017-05 09/01/2018 86.77 three stars
2016-05 12/22/2017 88.43 three stars
2016-05 12/01/2017 88.24 three stars
2015-05 11/01/2016 87.51 three stars
2014-05 09/01/2016 87.96 three stars
2014-05 06/01/2016 86.55 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-05 11/01/2015 88.32 three stars
2013-05 12/22/2014 90.80 four stars
2012-05 10/01/2013 91.82 four stars
2011-05 09/01/2012 90.52 four stars
2010-05 09/20/2011 86.44 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-05 10/01/2010 76.36 two stars
2008-05 10/01/2009 80.51 three stars
2007-05 03/01/2009 78.12 two stars
2006-05 06/01/2008 80.91 three stars
2005-05 10/01/2006 82.55 three stars
2004-05 10/01/2005 86.26 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 38-1689022
Name in IRS Master File INTERLOCHEN CENTER FOR THE ARTS
NTEE Code A25
NTEE Classification Arts Education
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (46) Private school
(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, 1963
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End May
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • May, 2017
  • May, 2016
  • May, 2015
  • May, 2014
  • May, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$297,373 0.50% Arthur Devey President
Other Salaries of Note
$549,078 0.94% Jeffrey S. Kimpton Former President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Interlochen Center for the Arts (MI) 84.88 three stars
MacPhail Center for Music (MN) 88.48 three stars
NDI New Mexico (NM) 91.71 four stars
The Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation (CA) 90.77 four stars
Artists For Humanity (MA) 89.20 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Interlochen Center for the Arts
4000 Highway M-137
Interlochen, MI 49643
tel: (231) 276-7630
fax: (231) 276-7887
EIN: 38-1689022

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 199
Interlochen, MI 49643

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Board Leadership

Glynn T. Williams
Chair

CEO

Trey Devey
President

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