WESTCHESTER ARTS COUNCIL INC
31 MAMARONECK AVENUE, WHITE PLAINS, NY 10601 www.artswestchester.org

Total Revenue
$3,746,580
Total Expenses
$3,909,351
Net Assets
$7,853,378

Organizations Filed Purposes: ARTSWESTCHESTER STRIVES TO MAKE THE ARTS AVAILABLE AND ACCESSABLE TO ALL RESIDENTS OF WESTCHESTER COUNTY, AND FOSTERS THE DEVELOPMENT OF A VIBRANT ARTS SECTOR IN THIS COUNTY OF 1 MILLION PEOPLE. ARTSWESTCHESTER'S PROGRAMS AND SERVICES ARE DESIGNED TO PROMOTE AND INCREASE PARTICIPATION IN THE ARTS, ADVANCE DIVERSITY AND INCLUSIVENESS AND BUILD AWARENESS OF THE PUBLIC BENEFITS OF THE ARTS.

THE MISSION OF ARTSWESTCHESTER IS "TO PROVIDE LEADERSHIP, VISION AND SUPPORT TO ENSURE THE AVAILABILITY, ACCESSIBILITY AND DIVERSITY OF THE ARTS IN WESTCHESTER COUNTY." ESTABLISHED IN 1965 AS A PRIVATE NOT-FOR-PROFIT ORGANIZATION, ARTSWESTCHESTER IS WESTCHESTER COUNTY'S DESIGNATED ARTS COUNCIL AND THE LARGEST OF ITS KIND IN NEW YORK STATE. ARTSWESTCHESTER IS A TAX-EXEMPT CHARITABLE SERVICE ORGANIZATION WHICH DERIVES ITS REVENUES FROM PRIVATE AND PUBLIC SOURCES. THESE INCLUDE FEDERAL, STATE, COUNTY, CORPORATE AND INDIVIDUAL GRANTS AND CONTRIBUTIONS. ARTSWESTCHESTER CONDUCTS AN ANNUAL CAMPAIGN FOR THE ARTS AND HOLDS A SERIES OF FUND RAISING EVENTS ANNUALLY. THE COUNTY OF WESTCHESTER PROVIDES SIGNIFICANT FUNDING TO ARTSWESTCHESTER FOR BOTH DIRECT AND INDIRECT ART SERVICES THROUGHOUT WESTCHESTER COUNTY.

"ARTS AND CULTURE" INCORPORATES ALL ACTIVITIES AND SERVICES TO ARTISTS, ART ORGANIZATIONS AND AFFILIATED GROUPS, WHICH IN TURN SERVE THE COMMUNITY AT LARGE. THESE INCLUDE FINANCIAL SUPPORT TO THE ARTS COMMUNITY THROUGH GRANTS AND SUBCONTRACTS; OUTREACH, REVIEW, MONITORING AND EVALUATION OF PROGRAMS; AND TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE. THE CATEGORY "ARTS AND CULTURE" ALSO INCLUDES EXHIBITIONS, PERFORMANCES, WORKSHOPS, THE ANNUAL JAZZFEST, PRODUCED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE CITY OF WHITE PLAINS AND THE WHITE PLAINS DOWNTOWN BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT AND FOLK ARTS PROGRAMS PRESENTED AT ARTSWESTCHESTER AND THROUGHOUT THE COUNTY.

"EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY" INCLUDES ARTSWESTCHESTER'S EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY SERVICES TO CHILDREN, SENIOR CITIZENS AND OTHERS IN SCHOOLS, DAY CARE CENTERS, MENTAL HEALTH FACILITIES AND OTHER CENTERS WHERE THE ARTS ARE A TEACHING, LEARNING AND HEALING STRATEGY. FUNDING FLUCTUATES FROM YEAR TO YEAR DEPENDING UPON SPECIFIC ALLOCATIONS FROM GOVERNMENT AGENCIES AND CORPORATIONS. WE HAVE ALSO INTRODUCED A TEEN PROGRAM IN OUR SPACE WHICH HAS BEEN VERY SUCCESSFUL.

"PUBLIC INFORMATION SERVICES" ARE ACTIVITIES THAT BRING ARTS INFORMATION TO THE PUBLIC ON A REGULAR BASIS. ARTSWESTCHESTER SERVES AS A COUNTY-WIDE MARKETER OF THE ARTS, PROMOTING MORE THAN 1,500 ARTS EVENTS ANNUALLY THROUGH ITS VARIOUS COMMUNICATION PROGRAMS. CENTRAL TO ARTSWESTCHESTER'S ROLE IS ITS WORK TO BUILD ARTS AUDIENCES AND EARNED INCOME FOR ARTS GROUPS THROUGH THE MARKETING AND PUBLIC INFORMATION SERVICES IT PROVIDES. A COMBINATION OF PRINT, WEB, MOBILE, RADIO AND SOCIAL MEDIA ADVERTISING IS UTILIZED THROUGHOUT THE YEAR IN ORDER TO DRIVE CONSUMERS TO WWW.ARTSWESTCHESTER.COM. WITH ANNUAL VISITORS OF MORE THAN 100,000, ARTSWESTCHESTER'S WEB SITE OFFERS AN ONLINE CURATED CALENDAR OF ARTS EVENTS AS WELL AS ARTS NEWS AND RESOURCES FOR INDIVIDUAL RESIDENTS, ARTISTS AND ARTS ORGANIZATIONS. THROUGH STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS WITH THE WESTCHESTER COUNTY BUSINESS JOURNAL AND WITH THE EXAMINER NEWSPAPERS, ARTSWESTCHESTER PRODUCES AND DISTRIBUTES ITS MONTHLY PRINTED NEWSPAPER - ARTSNEWS, REACHING OVER 125,000 READERS. ARTSNEWS IS ALSO OFFERED VIA ARTSWESTCHESTER'S WEB SITE AND A WEEKLY ARTS(E)NEWSLETTER IS SENT TO OVER 10,000 SUBSCRIBERS TO PROMOTE THE EVENTS AND EXHIBITIONS OF ARTSWESTCHESTER'S 150+ AFFILIATE ARTS GROUPS. ARTSWESTCHESTER IS ACTIVE ON A VARIETY OF SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS INCLUDING FACEBOOK (4,958 FOLLOWERS), TWITTER (8,080 FOLLOWERS), INSTAGRAM (2,472 FOLLOWERS) AND LINKEDIN (770 FOLLOWERS).

Executives Listed on Filing

Total Salary includes financial earnings, benefits, and all related organization earnings listed on tax filing

NameTitleHours Per WeekTotal Salary
Janet LangsamCHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER75$194,108
Catherine ParkerLEGISLATIVE REPRESENTATIVE2$0
Barbara Z MonohanCOUNTY EXECUTIVE REP2$0
Francis CorcoranLEGISLATIVE REPRESENTATIVE2$0
Natasha CaputoCOUNTY EXECUTIVE REP2$0
Edwin MccormackBOARD MEMBER2$0
John BrathwaiteBOARD MEMBER2$0
Marie SmithBOARD MEMBER2$0
Jean NewtonBOARD MEMBER2$0
Theresa Kump-LeghornBOARD MEMBER2$0
Taryn DuffyBOARD MEMBER2$0
Bruce BergBOARD MEMBER2$0
Robert McguinnessBOARD MEMBER2$0
Andrew KatellBOARD MEMBER2$0
Gerard CurranBOARD MEMBER2$0
Darsie AlexanderBOARD MEMBER2$0
Thomas R ManiseroBOARD MEMBER2$0
Maria FerreiraBOARD MEMBER2$0
Martin RogowskyBOARD MEMBER2$0
Michael MinihanEXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT5$0
Frank SchettinoBOARD MEMBER2$0
Karen GreenspanBOARD MEMBER2$0
George TroyanoBOARD MEMBER2$0
Barbara ElliotBOARD MEMBER2$0
Joseph P OatesCO-TREASURER2$0
Nataly RitterBOARD MEMBER2$0
Robert WienerBOARD MEMBER2$0
Nick MooreBOARD MEMBER2$0
Deborah SimonSECRETARY2$0
Hannah ShmerlerBOARD MEMBER2$0
Dr Judith S SchwartzBOARD MEMBER2$0
Carol SchmidtBOARD MEMBER2$0
Froma B BenerofeBOARD MEMBER2$0
Donald H Mccree IiiBOARD MEMBER2$0
Joseph MccoyBOARD MEMBER2$0
Ralph MartinelliBOARD MEMBER2$0
Farooq KathwariBOARD MEMBER2$0
Mack CarterBOARD MEMBER2$0
Betty HimmelBOARD MEMBER2$0
A Maren HexterBOARD MEMBER2$0
Laruth GrayBOARD MEMBER2$0
Emily L GrantBOARD MEMBER2$0
Robert W RothPRESIDENT5$0
John J BarnesBOARD MEMBER2$0
Glenn BiancoCO-TREASURER5$0
Jacqueline Adler WalkerBOARD MEMBER5$0
John PeckhamCHAIR OF BOARD5$0

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