EIN 94-3176726

Destiny Arts Center

IRS 501(c) type
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Destiny Arts inspires and ignites social change through the arts.When we are successful, young people grow up to live meaningful, connected, and secure lives in an inclusive society.
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Program areas at Destiny Arts Center

School and Community: We worked with 25 schools in the East Bay in FY21, bringing hip hop, African dance and martial arts to 1400 students and providing 46,500 hours of instruction.
Students, in collaboration with a team of professional artists and elders, created an original show that was performed in front of 350 attendees.
Ran high quality and financially accessible martial arts, dance, theater programs and summer camps for 300 youth aged 3-18, culminating in two community showcases of student work.

Who funds Destiny Arts Center

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Blume FoundationTo Support the Organization's Exempt Function$200,000
William and Flora Hewlett FoundationFor General Operating Support$85,000
Schwab Charitable FundHuman Services$54,518
...and 27 more grants received totalling $647,915

Personnel at Destiny Arts Center

Rashidi OmariDirector of the Destiny Arts Youth Performance Company and Teaching Artist
Nefertiti Asanti MartinInstitutional Giving Manager
Shanna BowieArts Center Manager
Archana NagrajExecutive Dir.$142,360
Cristy Johnston-LimonExecutive Director
...and 1 more key personnel

Financials for Destiny Arts Center

RevenuesFYE 06/2021
Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,282,088
Program services$498,054
Investment income and dividends$1,983
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$2,782,125

Form 990s for Destiny Arts Center

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2021-062022-01-22990View PDF
2020-062021-04-13990View PDF
2019-062020-01-17990View PDF
2018-062019-03-15990View PDF
2017-062018-01-18990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

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Data update history
August 16, 2022
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2021
August 8, 2022
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
August 4, 2022
Updated personnel
Identified 4 new personnel
August 3, 2022
Received grants
Identified 4 new grant, including a grant for $40,000 from NewSchools Venture Fund (NSVF)
September 24, 2021
Received grants
Identified 18 new grant, including a grant for $85,000 from William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
Nonprofit Types
Arts, culture, and humanities nonprofitsPerforming arts organizationsBalletsCharities
EducationArts, cultural, and humanities
Receives government fundingTax deductible donations
General information
970 Grace Ave
Oakland, CA 94608
Metro area
San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA
Alameda County, CA
Website URL
(510) 597-1619
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
A25: Arts Education, Schools of Art
NAICS code, primary
711120: Dance Companies
Parent/child status
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