EIN 56-0770175

United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County

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We provide various programs and services in addition to partnering with businesses, individuals, foundations and the government to raise funds and distribute grants to schools, arts organizations and local artists.
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Program areas at United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County

Arts education - to support performances, workshops, residencies, field trips, and professional development for students and educators in Wake County k-12 schools. For 122 schools across Wake County, United Arts supported more than 306 programs by professional teaching artists, 34 field trips and 9 hours of Arts integration workshops for teachers.
Endowment funds - investments to provide funds for eastern Wake residency and other specified programs. The glaxosmithkline east Wake residency was begun in 1988 to establish a partnership between the Arts, local government, communities, education and business and to serve all citizens of eastern Wake County by providing a high quality, culturally diverse Arts and educational experience. These programs take place in eastern Wake County, primarily in the towns of knightdale, wendell and zebulon. Programs include workshops, lecture-demonstrations, master classes, performances, and up to two weeks of residency work with core groups in schools and with community partners. Community partners have included the parks and recreation departments of knightdale; wendell and zebulon; the Wake County public school system; local libraries; and senior citizens' facilities.
Community development - to support performances, exhibitions, festivals, and Arts classes for adults and children (outside of school). United Arts supported 606 music, dance, and theatre performances, outdoor festivals, and art exhibitions and 266 Arts classes/camps for adults and 669 Arts classes/camps for children (outside of school).

Grants made by United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Burning Coal TheatreYouth Arts Programmi$26,200
Community Music School / Dare W OconnerYouth Arts Programmi$20,700
North Carolina Theatre (NCT)Youth Arts Programmi$18,500
...and 24 more grants made totalling $363,592

Who funds United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
The Mary Duke Biddle Foundation Mission Post #101Big Night in for the Arts$15,000
Triangle Community FoundationGeneral Purpose$13,500
The Durham Arts Council"big Night In" Grant - Covid Losses$10,296
...and 8 more grants received

Personnel at United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County

Jennifer McEwenPresident and Chief Executive Officer$0
Cynthia BottsDirector Finance$42,450
Lisa McIntoshDirector of Communications
Cindy BottsDirector of Accounting
Charles PhaneufFormer Presi / President$78,705
...and 25 more key personnel

Financials for United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County

RevenuesFYE 06/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,075,148
Program services$345,462
Investment income and dividends$12,732
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$34,681
Net income from fundraising events$-25,398
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$10,375
Total revenues$1,453,000

Form 990s for United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-062023-05-13990View PDF
2020-062021-04-06990View PDF
2019-062020-01-03990View PDF
2018-062019-02-21990View PDF
2017-062018-04-10990View PDF
...and 7 more Form 990s

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The Arts Center of the Capital RegionTroy, NY$1,532,908
ArtsKCKansas City, MO$3,170,948
Saugatuck Center for the ArtsSaugatuck, MI$2,773,239
Oconee Cultural Arts FoundationWatkinsville, GA$928,056
Center for the Arts of Bonita SpringsBonita Springs, FL$3,360,058
Allied Arts Council of St Joseph MissouriSaint Joseph, MO$511,679
Culture WorksDayton, OH$1,173,944
ArtsMemphisMemphis, TN$4,849,435
Data update history
July 11, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
July 3, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 4 new personnel
May 16, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 1 new personnel
May 6, 2023
Received grants
Identified 1 new grant, including a grant for $2,500 from The Empire Gives Back
July 21, 2022
Received grants
Identified 2 new grant, including a grant for $7,500 from Warner Fund
Nonprofit Types
Arts, culture, and humanities nonprofitsCharities
Arts, cultural, and humanities
Provides grantsFundraising eventsState / local levelReceives government fundingEndowed supportCommunity engagement / volunteeringTax deductible donations
General information
PO Box 26388
Raleigh, NC 27611
Metro area
Raleigh-Cary, NC
Wake County, NC
Website URL
(919) 839-1498
Facebook page
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IRS details
Fiscal year end
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
A26: Arts Council/Agency
NAICS code, primary
7113: Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events
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