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Pittsburgh Cultural Trust

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

Pittsburgh Cultural Trust is a performing arts center based in Pittsburgh, PA that was founded in 1984. As of 2019 they had $79 million in revenue and $168 million in assets.

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust has helped to transform a downtrodden section of Downtown into a world-class Cultural District that stands as a national model of urban revitalization through the arts.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: The Pittsburgh Trust For Cultural Resources.

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Program areas at Pittsburgh Cultural Trust

Facilities management & real estate development: through public and private partnerships, The Trust transforms downtown Pittsburgh. What was once a downtrodden area lined with noxious establishments is now a dynamic 14-block hub for arts, entertainment, business & urban living. The Trust steadily upgrades The district's physical look, feel & experience through projects such as improving streetscapes, building restoration, and establishing public parks and plazas, as well as outdoor art space. The Trust manages over 1,300,000 square feet of property, such as: The benedum center; byham, o'reilly, & harris theaters; The african american Cultural center; theater square; and arts education center among other downtown galleries & properties. The Trust also facilitates The creation of new office, residential and commercial retail spaces.

Education, community outreach & arts services: The Trust offers a range of educational events & activities for students, educators & underserved populations of all ages & backgrounds to develop diverse & vibrant arts audiences for The future. Annually, The Trust serves over 100,000 students, educators & community members in western Pennsylvania & supports more than 1,000 area artists & arts organizations. The Trust is also a world leader in arts collaboration among performing arts organizations. Through its shared services department, The Trust increases efficiencies and decreases costs for six Cultural district organizations. Further, The Trust helps arts organizations with highly subsidized rates for performances/office space, allowing them to invest more Resources into their core artistic missions.

Presenting and programming: The Trust brings The world's finest performances and visual arts to western pa. each year, over 1,500 events, programs & exhibitions occur in Trust facilities & throughout The Cultural district, attracting over two million visitors. The Trust presents & supports diverse performing art, including pnc broadway across america - Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh dance council, Trust presents, Pittsburgh international children's theater & festival, first night, and three rivers arts festival among others. The Trust is also a proud exhibitor of cutting-edge art & The creator of contemporary art galleries: wood street galleries, space; 707-709 penn; The lantern, and carnegie mellon university's student-run future tenant.

Form 990s for Pittsburgh Cultural Trust

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 18, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Apr 12, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Jan 28, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Pittsburgh Cultural Trust

Total grants, contributions, etc.$22,751,237
Program services$55,452,678
Investment income and dividends$842,724
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$-957,417
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,553,812
Net income from fundraising events$-212,923
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$79,430,111

Vendors for Pittsburgh Cultural Trust

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-09-03
█████████ █████ ███ ██ ███Tax accounting2020-02-18
█████████ ████████ ████████ ███Security$5,2362020-02-18
███ █████ ███████████ ███Event Production$12,7902020-02-18
███ ████████Custodial$6,6152020-02-18
███████ ████████████Property Management$4542020-02-18
███████ █████████ █████ ███Marketing Services$348,7572018-12-01
████Investment management; Insurance; $1,0922016-12-31
...and two more vendors

Personnel at Pittsburgh Cultural Trust

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
J. Kevin McMahonPresident and Chief Executive Officer$831,484July 17, 2019
Daniel HofferChief Information Officer$150,103Dec. 31, 2017
██████ ████████Vice President of Operations$142,820Dec. 31, 2017
████ ███████Vice President of Marketing$188,636Dec. 31, 2017
████ ███████Vice President of Development$187,515Dec. 31, 2017
███████ ██████Stagehand$134,438Dec. 31, 2017
███████ ██ ███████Co - Vice Chair, Treasurer$0July 17, 2019
█████ ██ ██████Secretary$0July 17, 2019
████ █ ██████Executive Vice President$350,754Feb. 13, 2019
███████ █ ███████Vice Chair$0Jan. 8, 2019
...and six more key personnel

Peer performing arts centers

1Walton Arts Center Council501(c)(3)$29 millionFayetteville, AR
2Kimmel Center501(c)(3)$67 millionPhiladelphia, PA
3Seattle Theatre Group501(c)(3)$91 millionSeattle, WA
4Blumenthal Performing Arts501(c)(3)$40 millionCharlotte, NC
5Vail Valley Foundation (VVF)501(c)(3)$20 millionAvon, CO
6Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$43 millionMiami, FL
7New Jersey Performing Arts Center Corporation501(c)(3)$63 millionNewark, NJ
8The Smith Center for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$39 millionLas Vegas, NV
9National Arts Centre Corporation501(c)(3)$85 millionCanada,
10Park Avenue Armory501(c)(3)$32 millionNew York, NY
11David A Straz JR Center501(c)(3)$40 millionTampa, FL
12Purchase College Foundation501(c)(3)$20 millionPurchase, NY
13John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$319 millionWashington, DC
14Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC)501(c)(3)$23 millionNashville, TN
15Hennepin Theatre Trust501(c)(3)$30 millionMinneapolis, MN
16Segerstrom Center for the Arts501(c)(3)$78 millionCosta Mesa, CA
17Peace Center501(c)(3)$25 millionGreenville, SC
18Wang Theatre501(c)(3)$21 millionBoston, MA
19Shea's Performing Arts Center501(c)(3)$28 millionBuffalo, NY
20Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$23 millionHartford, CT
21Omaha Performing Arts (OPAS)501(c)(3)$27 millionOmaha, NE
22Kravis Center501(c)(3)$39 millionWest Palm Beach, FL
23Playhouse Square501(c)(3)$94 millionCleveland, OH
24Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$38 millionVienna, VA
25Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$22 millionKansas City, MO