NFP of NOTE: Indianapolis Art Center

Indianapolis Art Center
Marilyn K. Glick School of Art

820 E.
67th St.
Indianapolis, IN 46220
Phone: (317) 255-2464
Fax: (317)
Web site:
Founded: 1934
Paid employees: 38
staff member: Joyce A. Sommers, president and executive director, $90,000
Top volunteers:
Robert Anker, chairman, volunteer for seven years; Tanya Overdorf, vice chairwoman, volunteer for 11

 Engage, enlighten and enhance our communities through art
education, participation and observation. The Indianapolis Art Center  is the place to make art, see art and learn about

Joyce Sommers, executive director
David Thomas, director of programs
Rosenberg, director of operations
Kelly Teller, director of development
Laura Alvarado, director of outreach
Iris Dillon, director of special events
David Kwasigroh, director of exhibitions
Doug Halman, director of finance
Lisa DeHayes, director of marketing

Robert Anker, chairman
Overdorf, vice chairwoman
Bill Cafaro, treasurer
Mary Anna Hunt, secretary
Teresa Altemeyer
Frank Basile
Sherrie Bossung
Cathy Springer Brown
Carol D’Ambrosio, president of Art Center Circle auxiliary
Scott Evenbeck

Zubin Ferzandi
Greg Gault
Lou Gutzwiller
John David Hoover
Marnie Maxwell
John Pelizzari
Bob Reiberg
James Ross
Jeff Rothenberg
Joyce Sommers
Dawn Tabler
Douglas Tillman
Kenneth Turchi

Laura Villanyi
Judy Warren
Mark Williams
Xishun Zhang

Started during the Great Depression to provide employment for working artists, the art center contracts with 125 professional
artists as faculty to teach about 900 classes, workshops and samplers each year to students of all ages and abilities.

Exhibitions: contracts with more than 200 professional artists from around the country and within the state for 50 exhibitions
a year; consigns artwork for a gift shop Outreach: serves 5,000 residents living in underserved areas through seven different
outreach programs

The Fifth Third Bank Broad Ripple Art Fair features work
from more than 225 artists, live entertainment on four stages, and activities for children. The May 2008 event raised $682,970.

2008 income: $6.4 million
2008 expenses: $3.7 million
assets: $2.7 million

2009 projected income: $3.2 million
2009 projected expenses: $3.2 million
year begins: Sept. 1

2008 income       
Art fair: 10.6 percent
Capital campaign:
19 percent
Earned revenue: 19.7 percent
Donations:  50.7 percent

2008 expenses
Art fair:  9 percent
Development: 12 percent
General/administration: 21 percent
Programs: 58 percent

Information was provided by Indianapolis Art Center. Profiled organizations must be based in or serve
the Indianapolis area,  must have Internal Revenue Service tax-exempt status, and must be willing to provide
with detailed financial information.












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