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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Young Audiences New York

A BBB Accredited charity


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Young Audiences New York
One East 53rd Street
New York, NY 10022
Web Site:
Year, State Incorporated:
1970, New York
Stated Purpose:
" Young Audiences New York (YANY) seeks to engage, educate and empower young people through the power of the arts. YANY programs inspire students to explore new interests and talents, to learn about their own culture and the cultures of others, to believe in their own abilities and potential, and to find an outlet of expression for their unique feelings and ideas. "

Evaluation Conclusions

Young Audiences New York meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.


Young Audiences New York works in close partnership with the NYC Department of Education to provide arts education and opportunity to students throughout the five boroughs of New York City. Offering a combination of performances and workshops, students work with different forms of art, including dance, photography, theater, and music classes. For special needs students, classes catered to their needs are also provided. In addition, parents are encouraged to take part through the incorporation of family workshops.


Chief Executive Officer:
Ms. Eileen Doyle, Executive Director
Chair of the Board:
Ms. Kim Greenberg
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
Art Education Advocate
Board Size:
Paid Staff Size:

*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:

Direct mail appeals, invitations to fund raising events, grant proposals.
Fund raising costs were 20.5% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $1,726,635, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)

Tax Status

This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.


The following information is based on Young Audiences New York's Audited Financial Statement for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012.

Source of Funds  

Foundations, Corporations, Individuals and Other


New York School Regions- Fee


Special Events




Contributions in Kind


Total Other Revenue (loss)


Total Income


Program Expenses  

Program services

Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses

Total expenses

Income in Excess of Expenses




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 73%  Fund Raising: 16%  Administrative 12% 
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Beginning net assets $1,854,397
Ending net assets 1,876,325
Total liabilities 176,224

Total assets



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