Arts, Culture, and Humanities

GRAND RAPIDS SYMPHONY SOCIETY

aka Grand Rapids Symphony

Grand Rapids, MI

Mission

The Grand Rapids Symphony was established in 1930, and the steadfast commitment of visionary community leaders has created an organization that has received national recognition for the high quality of its concerts and educational programs. Led by Music Director Marcelo Lehninger, Principal Pops Conductor Bob Bernhardt and Associate Conductor John Varineau, the orchestra presents nine concert series with performances designed to capture the imagination of young children and adults alike, featuring a wide range of music and performance styles. Our vision is for the Grand Rapids Symphony to be an integral and indispensable part of the West Michigan community. Our mission is to share great music that moves the human soul.

Ruling Year

1942

President and CEO

Mr. Peter M. Perez

Main Address

300 Ottawa NW Ste 100

Grand Rapids, MI 49503 USA

Keywords

Symphony, Orchestra

EIN

38-6005447

 Number

6908785133

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Symphony Orchestras (A69)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Our programs

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Nine Concert Series

Educational and Engagement Programs

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Financials

GRAND RAPIDS SYMPHONY SOCIETY

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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?

No

CEO OVERSIGHT

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

No

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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

No

BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?

No

BOARD PERFORMANCE

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

No