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Purchase College Foundation

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Purchase College Foundation is a performing arts center based in Purchase, NY that was founded in 1969. As of 2019 they had $9.4 million in revenue and $86 million in assets.

The Purchase College Foundation is the college's liaison between givers and recipients. The generosity of private donors provides Purchase College students with scholarships and an environment that ensures success.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Suny Purchase.

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Program areas at Purchase College Foundation

The performing arts center, a four theatre complex at Purchase College, is the major professional, not-for-profit arts presenter in southeastern new york-southwestern Connecticut region. Presentations include professional artists, special programs for k-12, various special events and presentations by Purchase College conservatories of music, dance, and theatre.

The neuberger museum of art is the premier museum of modern, contemporary and african art in westchester and fairfield counties. A teaching museum, the neuberger promotes the appreciation and enjoyment of the visual arts as inseparable from an understanding of their place in cultural and intellectual history and their relevance to contemporary social life. As an intergral part of Purchase College and a vital center of the community engagement, the neuberger supports lifelong learning by taking a critical, interdisciplinary approach to its collections, exhibitions, and public programs. Approximately 16,900 visitors attend the museum each year.

Institutional scholarships are awarded by the College using funds from the Purchase College Foundation, as well as other sources. Foundation funds come from the generous contributions of donors to the Foundation. These donors are individuals, families, foundations and cororations. During the 2017-18 academic year, approximately 62% of the students received financial aid.

Form 990s for Purchase College Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Sep 3, 2020990View PDF
2018-06Nov 8, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Apr 10, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Apr 6, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Purchase College Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,860,662
Program services$2,248,963
Investment income and dividends$1,272,708
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$2,094,402
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$9,476,735

Vendors for Purchase College Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Bonadio and Co LLPTax accounting2020-09-03
█████ ███ █████Database Review for Major Gifts$12,7252019-06-01
███ ███████ ███████Planned Giving Launch and Marketing$15,4492019-06-01
███ ████ █████Direct Mail Campaign$48,4022019-06-01
██████ ███████ ██████Durst Distinguished Chair in Literature$100,6002018-06-01
████████ ██████ ███Tax accounting2015-07-07

Personnel at Purchase College Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Donna FrithsenInterim Vice President for Institutional Advancement / Board Member-June 12, 2020
Dennis CraigVice President , Enrollment Management and Integrated Marketing; Associate Provost , Enrollment-June 12, 2020
█████████ █ ████Executive Director-Nov. 8, 2019
█████████ ██████Director of Major Gifts, Programs and Exhibitions, Neuberger Museum of Art-June 12, 2020
███████ █████Director of Development-June 12, 2020
█████ ██████Director of Development, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences-June 12, 2020
█████ ██████Donor Relations and Stewardship Manager-June 12, 2020
████ █████Manager of the Database-June 12, 2020
███████ ████████████Secretary, Purchase College Foundation Board of Trustees$0June 12, 2020
███████ █████████Chair, Purchase College Foundation Board of Trustees$0June 12, 2020
...and 10 more key personnel

Peer performing arts centers

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2Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center (WHBPAC)501(c)(3)$3.5 millionWesthampton Beach, NY
3Home for Contemporary Theatre and Art501(c)(3)$3.9 millionNew York, NY
4Kohler Foundation501(c)(3)$6.6 millionKohler, WI
5Newington-Cropsey Foundation (NCF)501(c)(3)$4.2 millionHastings HDSN, NY
6St. George Theatre Restoration501(c)(3)$4.6 millionStaten Island, NY
7The M.S. Hershey Foundation501(c)(3)$12 millionHershey, PA
8Lincoln Center Development Project (LCPA)501(c)(3)$4.7 millionNew York, NY
9Central New York Community Arts Council501(c)(3)$8.8 millionUtica, NY
10Shea's Performing Arts Center501(c)(3)$28 millionBuffalo, NY
11Bethel Woods Center for the Arts501(c)(3)$17 millionLiberty, NY
12Palace Performing Arts Center (PPAC)501(c)(3)$6.4 millionAlbany, NY
13Syracuse Area Landmark Theatre501(c)(3)$2.4 millionSyracuse, NY
14Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center (LVPAC)501(c)(3)$3.1 millionLivermore, CA
15Performing Arts Fort Worth501(c)(3)$18 millionFort Worth, TX
16Midland Center for the Arts (MCFTA)501(c)(3)$8.6 millionMidland, MI
17David A Straz JR Center501(c)(3)$40 millionTampa, FL
18Fort Mason Center501(c)(3)$11 millionSan Francisco, CA
19Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$5.2 millionDetroit, MI
20Lawrence Arts Center501(c)(3)$3.1 millionLawrence, KS
21Society for the Performing Arts (SPA)501(c)(3)$5.0 millionHouston, TX
22Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$10 millionBeverly Hills, CA
23Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts501(c)(3)$6.5 millionSt Petersburg, FL
24Teatro Zinzanni501(c)(3)$8.8 millionSeattle, WA
25Richmond Performing Arts Alliance501(c)(3)$2.7 millionRichmond, VA