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Year End


Type of Org Charitable Organization
Category Cultural Activities and Promotion of the Arts
Business Registration Number 119281988RR0001
Status Active
Mailing Address 837 DAVIE STREET

Revenue & Total Expenditures

Areas of Operation

Festivals, performing groups, musical ensembles 100 %

Information added by the charity

No additional information has been added by the charity

Historic Annual Reports
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Historic Financial Statements
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Supplemental Documents
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New Programs

(As submitted by the charity to the Canada Revenue Agency)

Ongoing Programs

(As submitted by the charity to the Canada Revenue Agency)

Vancouver New Music Society produced 8 individual concerts of new music with 2 artist chats, and a New Music Festival which involved 4 concerts, a workshops and 1 artist lecture/demonstration. VNM also held a workshop and exhibition in collaboration with the Canadian Music Centre, a free workshop for young people, 5 soundwalks, and produced a community calendar of new music related events.



Type of accounting used

Assets for Period Ending 2013-07-31

Short-term assets $195,302
Accounts receivable from non-arm's length parties
Accounts receivable from other parties $15,527
Investments in non-arm's length parties
Long-term investments
Land and buildings in Canada
Other capital assets in Canada
Capital Assets outside of Canada
Accumulated amortization
Other Assets $108
Total Assets $210,937
Amount of capital and other assets not used in charitable programs


Liabilities for Period Ending 2013-07-31

Accounts payable/accrued liabilities $5,553
Deferred revenue $95,000
Amounts owing to non-arm's length parties
Other liabilities
Total liabilities $100,553


Revenue for Period Ending 2013-07-31

Total donations for which tax receipts were given $5,675
Total amount received from other charities
Total specified gifts from other charities
Total donations without tax receipts $29,263
Total received from the federal government $156,000
Total received from provincial/territorial government $97,300
Total received from municipal/regional government $50,000
Total received from government
Total received from all sources outside of Canada
Investment Income $146
Gross proceeds from disposition of assets
Net proceeds from disposition of assets
Gross income from rental of land or property
Non-tax receipted revenue from membership and association dues
Non-tax receipted revenue from fundraising
Revenue from sale of goods (not to government) $17,219
Other revenue
Sources of other revenue
Total Revenue $355,603


Expenditures Before Gifts to Qualified Donees
for Period Ending 2013-07-31

Advertising and promotion $38,164
Travel and vehicle $14,618
Interest and bank charges $751
Licenses, memberships and dues $545
Office supplies and expenses $15,319
Occupancy costs $8,658
Professional and consulting fees $1,842
Training and education for staff and volunteers
Total expenditure on compensation $220,959
Fair market value of donated goods $28,013
Cost of all purchased supplies and assets
Amortization of capitalized assets
Expenditure for research grants and scholarships (part of charitable programs)
Other expenditures $38,418
Sources of other expenditures Production Exp, Development, Networking
Total expenditures before gifts to qualified donees $367,287


Break-down of Expenditures for Period Ending 2013-07-31

Amount spent on charitable programs $310,650
Amount spent on management and administrations $51,396
Fundraising expenses $5,241
Political activities expense
Other expenses
Gifts to qualified donees
Total Expenditures $367,287


Number of Permanent, full time paid employees 1

Top 10 compensated employees paid:

$1-$39,999 1

Number of part-time or seasonal employees 2
Total compensation for part-time employees $29,449
Total compensation for the organization $220,959

Directors/Trustees and Like Officials

Director's Name Position At Arm's Length



Total Fundraising Expenditure $5,241

Fundraising activities carried out by the organization:

Did organization pay external fundraisers? No
Gross revenue generated by fundraiser
Amount paid to fundraiser
Method of payment for fundraiser




This charity did not engage in international activities



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