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Peace Center

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Peace Center is a performing arts center based in Greenville, SC that was founded in 1985. As of 2019 they had $27 million in revenue and $78 million in assets.

The Peace Center presents the world's finest performers, provides arts education and outreach, and supports local arts organizations. These efforts further the cultural advancement, arts appreciation, and economic development in their region.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Peace Center Foundation.

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Program areas at Peace Center

The Peace Center presents high quality and culturally significant performing artists of varied genres. The establishment of the venue and resultant programming make the performing arts accessible to the regional community. Performances include broadway shows, dance, folk, classical, choral, international, blues, rock, jazz, and opera. Attendance for these presentations was in excess of 250,000 for the year.

The Peace Center serves as the primary venue for local performing arts organizations to present programming gear to that organization's specific art focus. The Peace Center's resident companies include the greenville symphony orchestra, south carolina children's theater, carolina ballet, international ballet, and south carolina governor's school for the arts and humanities. The Peace Center provides professional facility and event services at significantly subsidized rates to fiscally support the efforts of these local performing arts organizations. Attendance for these and other local arts organizations totalled over 70,000 during the year.

The Peace Center's performance series of youth provides students, teachers, and home school communities from across the region the opportunity to view live professional theater, dance, and musical events. Attendance to the performance series total over 30,000. The Peace Center also provides teacher workshops, artist-in-residence programs, a summer teacher institute, masters classes taught by internationally renowed artists for aspiring artists of all ages.

Form 990s for Peace Center

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-08Oct 12, 2019990View PDF
2017-08Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-08Oct 13, 2017990View PDF
2015-08Oct 21, 2016990View PDF
2014-08Jul 28, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Peace Center

Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,012,494
Program services$21,303,213
Investment income and dividends$1,081,468
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$964,789
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$7,404
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$437,535
Miscellaneous revenues$621,299
Total revenues$27,428,202

Vendors for Peace Center

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Dixon Hughes Goodman LLPTax accounting2020-07-14
████████ ███████Marketing software2020-02-29
███████ ███████ ███Theatrical Production$1,733,3372019-08-01
█████████ ███████████ ███Contract Labor$753,3702019-08-01
███ █████ ██████ ██ ████Theatrical Production$641,4222019-08-01
█████████ ██ ███████ ███Theatrical Production$707,5872019-08-01
██████ ████ ███Theatrical Production$4,137,8722019-08-01

Personnel at Peace Center

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Megan RiegelPresident and Chief Executive Officer$427,500July 7, 2020
W Scott ClarkChief Financial Officer$205,762Sept. 13, 2019
███████ ██████████Vice President, Operations$158,599Aug. 7, 2019
██████ █████Vice President, Marketing$157,776Aug. 7, 2019
████████ ███████Vice President, External Relations-Aug. 7, 2019
████ ████████Vice President, Development$104,717Aug. 31, 2018
█████ ███████Vice President, Programming-Aug. 7, 2019
████ ████████Director of Communications-Aug. 7, 2019
██████ ████Director of Production-Aug. 7, 2019
███ ████Treasurer$0Aug. 31, 2018
...and 12 more key personnel

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