Lead Guitar

Lead Guitar

Tucson, AZ 85712
Tax ID26-1416560

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About this organization






Lead Guitar establishes permanent classical guitar classes in public schools with low access.


In the 2018-19 academic year, Lead Guitar served 61 schools in 5 states, teaching more than 3,500 students to play guitar and 68 public school teachers to teach guitar. Furthermore, Lead Guitar served another 8,500 youth and adults through assemblies and guest artist concerts. Lead Guitar thanks the University of Arizona for its annual donation of office space and related equipment.

Interesting data from their 2020 990 filing

The filing reveals the mission of the non-profit as “Lead guitar establishes permanent classical guitar classes in public schools with low access”.

When detailing its functions, they were listed as: “Lead guitar establishes permanent classical guitar classes in public schools with low access”.

  • According to the law, the state where the non-profit operates has been reported as AZ.
  • The filing specifies that the non-profit's address in 2020 was 1531 N MAGNOLIA, TUCSON, AZ, 85712.
  • As of 2020, the non-profit's form shows they have a total of 12 employees.
  • Does not operate a hospital.
  • Does not operate a school.
  • Does not collect art.
  • Does not provide credit counseling.
  • Does not have foreign activities.
  • Is not a donor advised fund.
  • Is not a private foundation.
  • Expenses are between $250,000 and $500,000.
  • Revenue is between $250,000 and $500,000.
  • Revenue less expenses is $16,262.
  • The remuneration plan for the CEO of the organization is not based on a review and endorsement process by an independent body.
  • The organization has a written policy that describes how long it will retain documents.
  • The organization has 9 independent voting members.
  • The organization was formed in 2006.
  • The organization has a written policy that addresses conflicts of interest.
  • The organization is required to file Schedule B.
  • The organization is required to file Schedule O.
  • The organization pays $155,613 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
  • The organization pays $0 in fundraising expenses.
  • The organization provides Form 990 to its governing body.
  • The organization has minutes of its meetings.
  • The organization has a written whistleblower policy.

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