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Springboard for the Arts

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Springboard for the Arts is a arts services organization based in Saint Paul, MN that was founded in 1991. As of 2019 they had $4.8 million in revenue and $7.1 million in assets.

To cultivate vibrant communities by connecting artists with the skills, information, and services they need to make a living and a life.

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Program areas at Springboard for the Arts

Artist resources -Springboard for the Arts' artist resources programming encompasses professional development resources for artists, economic opportunity programs, access to health and legal resources, and physical resource centers. In fy19 we continued to build the capacity of our resource center for artists, offering computer workstations outfitted with graphic and slide scanners, adobe creative cloud, microsoft office, a publications library, and other grant-making and opportunities databases. In our st. paul resource center, we expanded the a/v closet, a continued offering for artists to check out Arts technology such as cameras and lights. We've continued our legal referral service, connecting 156 artists with one-on-one attorney referrals in fy19. Springboard for the Arts supports artists' healthcare through several programs. Artists' access to healthcare (aah) removes financial and system navigation barriers for artists and their families. Aah provides artists with vouchers to cover the cost of medical, dental and mental health services. Through vouchers, ...

In fy19 our fergus falls office provided professional training and consultations, a resource center, legal and healthcare resources to approximately 350 artists, and community development training for 158 artists through artists on main street. In addition, 18 artists in our hinge Arts residency program reached approximately 740 community members through presentations, events and outreach activities, and the year of play project reached 472 community members. We also provided community development presentations and workshops to approximately 950 community, state and national leaders.

Springboard for the Arts' incubator: a fiscal sponsorship program provides fiscal sponsorship for Arts groups and individual artist projects that do not want (or are not ready) to become tax-exempt nonprofit organizations. In fy19 we managed over $1.3 million in revenues for the 240 artist-led projects in the program during that period.

Form 990s for Springboard for the Arts

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Aug 25, 2020990View PDF
2018-06May 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Jul 18, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jul 22, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Springboard for the Arts

Total grants, contributions, etc.$4,409,035
Program services$395,696
Investment income and dividends$2,398
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$6,310
Total revenues$4,813,439

Vendors for Springboard for the Arts

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-02-29
█████████Marketing software2020-02-29
█████████ █████ ███ ██████████Tax accounting2020-02-25
████ ██████ ██ ██████████ ███Capital Campaign Fundraising$45,2362019-06-01
██████ ███Software2018-04-27

Personnel at Springboard for the Arts

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Laura ZabelExecutive Director / Ex Director$133,153Feb. 25, 2020
Katie Hae LeoDevelopment Director, Lowertown St Paul-Feb. 25, 2020
█████ ██████ ██████████Artist Development Director , Fergus Falls / Artist Development Coordinator , Rural Program-Feb. 25, 2020
███████ ████████Rural Program Director , Fergus Falls-Feb. 25, 2020
█████ ████Program Director - Health , Lowertown St Paul / Program Director \u2013 Health-Feb. 25, 2020
████ ████Business Manager , Lowertown St Paul / Operations Manager-Feb. 25, 2020
████ ███President$0Aug. 25, 2020
█████ █████Treasurer$0Feb. 25, 2020
██████ █████Secretary$0Feb. 25, 2020
█████ ██████████Past President$0June 30, 2019
...and five more key personnel

Peer arts services and facilities organizations

1National Performance Network (NPN)501(c)(3)$1.3 millionNew Orleans, LA
2Headlands Center for the Arts501(c)(3)$3.2 millionSausalito, CA
3Boston Arts Academy Foundation501(c)(3)$4.9 millionBoston, MA
4Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts (BCCA)501(c)(3)$2.2 millionOmaha, NE
5Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts (EFA)501(c)(3)$1.6 millionNew York, NY
6Interact Center for the Visual and Performing Arts501(c)(3)$2.0 millionSt Paul, MN
7Mid-America Arts Alliance501(c)(3)$4.0 millionKansas City, MO
8Bronx Council on the Arts (BCA)501(c)(3)$3.1 millionBronx, NY
9Houston Center for Contemporary Craft (HCCC)501(c)(3)$1.2 millionHouston, TX
10ArtsFund501(c)(3)$3.5 millionSeattle, WA
11United States Artists501(c)(3)$4.2 millionChicago, IL
12Art Production Fund (APF)501(c)(3)$1.5 millionBrooklyn, NY
13Oolite Arts501(c)(3)$4.1 millionMiami Beach, FL
14Womens Studio Workshop501(c)(3)$1.3 millionRosendale, NY
15One Seventy One Cedar501(c)(3)$1.4 millionCorning, NY
16Vermont Studio Center (VSC)501(c)(3)$5.2 millionJohnson, VT
17SOMArts501(c)(3)$1.5 millionSan Francisco, CA
18Western Virginia Foundation for the Arts and Sciences501(c)(3)$2.3 millionRoanoke, VA
19Greater MSP501(c)(3)$5.9 millionSaint Paul, MN
20Eastern Congo Initiative (ECI)501(c)(3)$1.3 millionMinneapolis, MN
21Anderson Center for Interdisciplinary Studies501(c)(3)$1.3 millionRed Wing, MN
22West Central Initiative (WCI)501(c)(3)$6.5 millionFergus Falls, MN
23Zeitgeist Center for Arts & Community501(c)(3)$2.1 millionDuluth, MN
24The Corporation of Yaddo501(c)(3)$3.7 millionSaratoga Springs, NY
25National Arts Strategies (NAS)501(c)(3)$2.4 millionAlexandria, VA