ART ACTIVE INC

Address
1236 S ALFRED ST 4
LOS ANGELES, CA 90035
Contact
Website: http://www.artactivela.org
Phone: +1 (323) 449-9273
Nonprofit
NTEE: A20 - Arts, Cultural Organizations - Multipurpose
EIN: 47-2814898

Mission

ART ACTIVE INC IS A 501(C)(3) NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION THAT WAS CREATED IN 2014 IN LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA FOR CHARITABLE AND EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES WITHIN THE MEANING OF SECTION 501(C)(3), OF THE INTERNAL REVENUE CODE, OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, OF 1986, FOR THE PURPOSE OF EDUCATING ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOL AGE INNER CITY CHILDREN AND SENIORS THROUGH THE APPLICATION OF ARTISTIC EXPRESSION WITH MATHEMATICAL, SCIENTIFIC AND SOCIAL STUDIES, CALCULATED TO INSTILL ACADEMIC AND SOCIAL DISCIPLINE, KNOWLEDGE, RESPECT AND PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS.
 201720162015
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2015
Subsection code03
PF filing required0  
Metropolitan statistical area4472
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$4,840.00$9,917.00$7,340.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$4,840.00$9,917.00$7,340.00
Number of employees010
Number of people compensated >$100k000
Number of highly compensated contractors000
Personnel
Burton, Christopher
TitlePresidentPresidentPresident
Name of key/compensated personCHRISTOPHER BURTONCHRISTOPHER BURTONCHRISTOPHER BURTON
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue
Current officerTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org35.0035.0035.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$5,467.00$4,410.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.000.00
Strayhorn, Robin
TitleTreasurerTreasurerTreasurer
Name of key/compensated personROBIN ANN STRAYHORNROBIN ANN STRAYHORNROBIN ANN STRAYHORN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$4,840.00$4,450.00$2,830.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.000.00
Yardborough, Arnetta
TitleSecretarySecretarySecretary
Name of key/compensated personARNETTA YARDBOROUGHARNETTA YARDBOROUGHARNETTA YARDBOROUGH
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$100.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.000.00
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesART ACTIVE INC IS A 501(C)(3) NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION THAT WAS CREATED IN 2014 IN LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA FOR CHARITABLE AND EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES WITHIN THE MEANING OF SECTION 501(C)(3), OF THE INTERNAL REVENUE CODE, OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, OF 1986, FOR THE PURPOSE OF EDUCATING ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOL AGE INNER CITY CHILDREN AND SENIORS THROUGH THE APPLICATION OF ARTISTIC EXPRESSION WITH MATHEMATICAL, SCIENTIFIC AND SOCIAL STUDIES, CALCULATED TO INSTILL ACADEMIC AND SOCIAL DISCIPLINE, KNOWLEDGE, RESPECT AND PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS.ART ACTIVE INC IS A 501(C)(3) NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION THAT WAS CREATED IN 2014 IN LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA FOR CHARITABLE AND EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES WITHIN THE MEANING OF SECTION 501(C)(3), OF THE INTERNAL REVENUE CODE, OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, OF 1986, FOR THE PURPOSE OF EDUCATING ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOL AGE INNER CITY CHILDREN AND SENIORS THROUGH THE APPLICATION OF ARTISTIC EXPRESSION WITH MATHEMATICAL, SCIENTIFIC AND SOCIAL STUDIES, CALCULATED TO INSTILL ACADEMIC AND SOCIAL DISCIPLINE, KNOWLEDGE, RESPECT AND PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS.ART ACTIVE INC IS A 501(C)(3) NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION THAT WAS CREATED IN 2014 IN LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA FOR CHARITABLE AND EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES WITHIN THE MEANING OF SECTION 501(C)(3), OF THE INTERNAL REVENUE CODE, OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, OF 1986, FOR THE PURPOSE OF EDUCATING ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOL AGE INNER CITY CHILDREN AND SENIORS THROUGH THE APPLICATION OF ARTISTIC EXPRESSION WITH MATHEMATICAL, SCIENTIFIC AND SOCIAL STUDIES, CALCULATED TO INSTILL ACADEMIC AND SOCIAL DISCIPLINE, KNOWLEDGE, RESPECT AND PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS.
Program service expenses, total$85,291.00$34,908.00$25,148.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
ART ACTIVE OFFERRED AND CONDUCTED MULPLE ART CLASSES IN CERAMIC DESIGN, CODING, FLOURAL DESIGN, MINDFULL TRAINING AND COLLAGING. CONDUCTED VARIOUS COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROGRAMS PROVIDING ART PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN WITH AUTISM, FOR NEIGBURHOOD COUNCIL ANNUAL COMMUNITY FESTIVAL AND FOR "HANDWRAPS IN THE PARK" COMMUNITY FESTIVAL. ALSO, ART ACTIVE PROVIDED ART PROGRAMS FOR TWO-DAY CENTRAL AVENUE JAZZ FESTIVAL. PURCHASED AND DISTRIBUTED TOYS TO STUDENTS AND THEIR FAMILIES WHO PARTICIPATED IN OUR ART PROGRAMS. OFFERRED AND TOUGHT A WEEKLY COMMUNITY CLASS TO CHILDREN AND ADULTS IN THE ART OF MINDFULLNESS.
Program expenses$85,291.00  
Program descriptionART ACTIVE OFFERRED AND CONDUCTED MULPLE ART CLASSES IN CERAMIC DESIGN, CODING, FLOURAL DESIGN, MINDFULL TRAINING AND COLLAGING. CONDUCTED VARIOUS COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROGRAMS PROVIDING ART PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN WITH AUTISM, FOR NEIGBURHOOD COUNCIL ANNUAL COMMUNITY FESTIVAL AND FOR "HANDWRAPS IN THE PARK" COMMUNITY FESTIVAL. ALSO, ART ACTIVE PROVIDED ART PROGRAMS FOR TWO-DAY CENTRAL AVENUE JAZZ FESTIVAL. PURCHASED AND DISTRIBUTED TOYS TO STUDENTS AND THEIR FAMILIES WHO PARTICIPATED IN OUR ART PROGRAMS. OFFERRED AND TOUGHT A WEEKLY COMMUNITY CLASS TO CHILDREN AND ADULTS IN THE ART OF MINDFULLNESS.  
Curren D. Price Jr., 9th District Los Angeles City Council Member, Art Active and artist Robin Strayhorn collaborated on the Central Avenue Jazz Park Ceramic Tile Mural Expansion Project. This project pays tribute to the many jazz musicians who contributed to Los Angeles' rich musical culture that thrived in the 1930s - 1950s along Central Avenue. To complete the tile mural, Robin conducted a series of workshops teaching students how to create custom hand painted tiles. Students participated in the fabrication process by glazing tiles.
Program expenses $34,908.00$25,148.00
Program description Curren D. Price Jr., 9th District Los Angeles City Council Member, Art Active and artist Robin Strayhorn collaborated on the Central Avenue Jazz Park Ceramic Tile Mural Expansion Project. This project pays tribute to the many jazz musicians who contributed to Los Angeles' rich musical culture that thrived in the 1930s - 1950s along Central Avenue. To complete the tile mural, Robin conducted a series of workshops teaching students how to create custom hand painted tiles. Students participated in the fabrication process by glazing tiles.Curren D. Price Jr., 9th District Los Angeles City Council Member, Art Active and artist Robin Strayhorn collaborated on the Central Avenue Jazz Park Ceramic Tile Mural Expansion Project. This project pays tribute to the many jazz musicians who contributed to Los Angeles' rich musical culture that thrived in the 1930s - 1950s along Central Avenue. To complete the tile mural, Robin conducted a series of workshops teaching students how to create custom hand painted tiles. Students participated in the fabrication process by glazing tiles.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$88,079.00$46,527.00$41,053.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$88,079.00$95,414.00$94,063.00
Investment income, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$88,079.00$95,414.00$94,063.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr$0.00-$48,887.00-$53,010.00
Program service revenue (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Gross receipts$88,079.00$95,414.00$94,063.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from fundraising events $17,156.00$91,572.00
Revenue from all other contributions$88,079.00$78,258.00$2,491.00
Other types of revenue
Royalties (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net revenue from gaming (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net rental income$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net income from fundraising events$0.00-$48,887.00-$53,010.00
Net inventory sales (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$96,724.00$50,902.00$34,894.00
Total functional expenses: program service $85,291.00$34,908.00$25,148.00
Total functional expenses: management and general$3,265.00$4,569.00$2,785.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising$8,168.00$11,425.00$6,961.00
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Legal fees (total)$0.00$0.00$425.00
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
General management fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Investment management fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$4,347.00$2,992.00$6,159.00
Total assets, beginning of year$2,992.00$6,159.00 
Total liabilities$11,208.00$1,208.00$0.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$1,208.00  
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$0.00$0.00$0.00
Loans & receivables from key persons$0.00$0.00$0.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr-$6,861.00$1,784.00$6,159.00
Net assets-$6,861.00$1,784.00$6,159.00
Net assets, beginning of year$1,784.00$6,159.00 
Other liabilities$1,208.00$1,208.00 
Intangible assets$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other assets$0.00$0.00$0.00
Investments: other securities$0.00$0.00$0.00
Investments: publicly traded securities$0.00$0.00$0.00
Cash: non-interest bearing$4,347.00$2,992.00$6,159.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$2,992.00$6,159.00 
Investments -- program-related$0.00$0.00$0.00
Loans and other payables to key persons$10,000.00  
Inventories for sale or use$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$8,645.00-$4,375.00$6,159.00
Advertising (total)$11,086.00$0.00$0.00
Savings & temp cash investment$0.00$0.00$0.00
Accounts receivable, net$0.00$0.00$0.00
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total net assets or fund balances-$6,861.00$1,784.00$6,159.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$0.00$0.00$0.00
Payment to affiliates$0.00$0.00$0.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members333
Number of independent voting members333
Cash accountingTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2017-01-012016-01-012015-01-01
Tax year end date2017-12-012016-12-012015-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990
Date e-filing submitted2018-08-212017-09-142016-10-12
IRS schema version2017v2.22016v3.02015v2.0
Filing identifier201811209349300446201711589349301266201631629349300143
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