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Cast Education, Inc.

This BBB Accredited Charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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Name: Cast Education, Inc.
Address: 2424 N. Davidson St. Ste 113
Charlotte, NC 28205
Report Creation Date: October 10, 2014
Report Expiration Date: October 10, 2017
Principal: Mr. Steve Dunn, Board Chair
Customer Contact: Mr. Steve Dunn, Board Chair
Entity: Corporation
Incorporated: July 2006, NC
Employees: 1 Full Time.
File Open Date: August 2011
Type of Business: Charity - Community Development & Civic Organizations

Stated Purpose

CAST Education, Inc.'s purpose is to immerse its audience in a culturally diverse theatre experience which invites them to make a difference in their family, community, and the world at large.

Evaluation Conclusions

This organization has been evaluated according to the 20 BBB Standards for Charity Accountability. This organization meets all those Standards and is a BBB Accredited Charity.


CAST Education, Inc.'s programs include production and performance of theatrical plays, education in theatre craft, and exposing underserved communities to theatre.

Total Program Expenses:$209,383


Chief Executive Officer:Michael Simmons, Executive Director
Board Size:12
Paid Staff Size:1 Full Time.

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:CAST Education, Inc.'s fundraising methods include fundraising events, grant proposals, solicitations via its website, and projects regularly posted on

Tax Status

This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.


According to Cast Education, Inc.'s IRS 990 for the year ended June 30, 2012:

 Total Income:$307,017
Expenses  % of total
% of total
 Programs:$209,383 80.00%68.20%
 Fund Raising:$20,937 8.00%6.82%
 Administrative:$31,409 12.00%10.23%
 Other:$0 0.00%0.00%
 Total Expenses:$261,729
Excess of Income over Expenses$45,288
Ending Net Assets:$88,570
Total Assets$174,097
Total Liabilities$85,527

* Excess for the year indicates the portion of income remaining after expenses.

Additional Contact Information

Additional Addresses
1118 Clement Ave.
Charlotte, NC  28205

ID: 281542
Report as of October 23, 2016 02:15
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