Arts, Culture, and Humanities

Westport Arts Center, Inc.

Connecting the community through the arts

aka WAC

Westport, CT

Mission

The Westport Arts Center (WAC) is a 501(c)(3) visual and performing arts organization dedicated to creating arts experiences that enrich the lives of area residents and the entire community.

WAC has been dedicated to connecting the community through the arts for more than 48 years and reaches an audience of 12,000 people each year. With a goal to inspire and educate younger audiences, WAC's arts education and outreach programs for children and teens ages 2 – 18 will reach over 4,000 students this year through classes, workshops, family programs and school field trips.

Ruling Year

1974

Executive Director

Amanda Innes

Main Address

51 Riverside Avenue

Westport, CT 06880 USA

Keywords

Visual Arts, Performing Arts and Arts Education

EIN

06-0890501

 Number

0541270194

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Arts, Cultural Organizations - Multipurpose (A20)

Arts, Cultural Organizations - Multipurpose (A20)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Our programs

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Visual Arts

Youth Education and Outreach

Concert Series

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Financials

Westport Arts Center, Inc.

Fiscal year: Jul 01 - Jun 30

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Operations

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Board Leadership Practices

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

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CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?

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