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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Early Music Foundation

A BBB Accredited charity

 


  • Meets all standards

Expiration Date:
10/2015
Name:
Early Music Foundation
Address:
10 West 68th Street
New York, NY 10023
Phone:
212-749-6600
Year, State Incorporated:
1974, New York
Affiliates:
None
Stated Purpose:
" Enhance public knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of music and music drama of 11th through the 18th centuries. "






Evaluation Conclusions
 

              
Early Music Foundation meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.




Programs
 

              
Early Music Foundation (EMF) presents historically informed performances by NYC musicians, of the highest artistic quality and scholarship through its performing enterprise, Early Music New York (EM/NY) now in its thirty-ninth performance season. EMF supports the NYC historical performance community in service-to-the-field projects, and helps preserve the historical repertory in a growing collection of recordings through its recording label, Ex cathedra Records.



Governance
 

              
Chief Executive Officer:
Mr. Frederick Renz, Director
Compensation*:
$40,446
Chair of the Board:
Mr. Edward B. Whitney
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
Board of Trustees, Director/American Rivers
Board Size:
5
Paid Staff Size:
4



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




Fund Raising
 

              
Method(s) Used:


Direct mail appeals, print advertisements (newspapers, magazines, etc.), grant proposals, internet, e-blasts
Fund raising costs were 15.8% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $157,403, 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.




Financial
 

              
The following information is based on Early Music Foundation's Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2011.

Source of Funds  

Foundations Support

$80,400

Ticket sales and contracted concert fees

67,280

Individuals Support

43,398

Government Support

30,605

CD sales, net

12,820

Net assets released from restrictions

3,000

Other income

172

Total Income

$237,675

Program Expenses  

Program Services

$198,445
Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses
Other Expenses

Total expenses

Expenses in Excess of Income

198,445
24,875
27,963
139

$251,422

$(13,747)




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses


Programs: 79%  Fund Raising: 10%  Administrative 11%  Other Expenses: %
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Beginning net assets $8,811
Ending net assets 34,064
Total liabilities 45,705

Total assets

$79,769






 

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