Guthrie Park Community Center is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization (The Global Culture Center dba: Guthrie Park Community Center). Finances are generated through public donations and rental fees paid for the use of Guthrie. All proceeds, from both donations and rentals, go toward the maintenance and operation of Guthrie. There are no paid employees. Besides the board of directors several people, who refer to themselves as "Friends of Guthrie", volunteer their time and talents to Guthrie’s needs.
The purpose of the organization is to promote cultural events such as music, art and dancing and to also provide a place for the community to gather and socialize.