Charitable Sector Profile: Detroit

Charity Navigator's ninth annual study examined the differences that exist in the financial, accountability and transparency practices of charities located in 30 metropolitan markets across America. The 48 largest charities in Detroit exhibited the following:

Rating Dimensions Detroit National*
Financial Score 83.81 85.06
A&T Score 92.00 93.00
Overall Score 85.01 86.12
Financial Metrics Detroit National*
Program Expenses 85.5% 81.6%
Administrative Expenses 7.9% 9.4%
Fundraising Expenses 5.7% 7.3%
Fundraising Efficiency $0.075 $0.100
Primary Revenue Growth 6.4% 4.0%
Program Expense Growth 1.4% 3.0%
Working Capital Ratio 0.89 1.07
Accountability & Transparency Metrics Detroit National*
Any Donor Privacy Policy 60.0% 66.5%
Strict Donor Privacy Policy 56.0% 53.8%
Form 990 Made Public 46.0% 46.7%
Audited Financials Made Public 40.0% 43.9%
Board Members Listed 80.0% 88.9%
Key Staff Listed 76.0% 89.4%
Size Metrics Detroit National*
Excess (or deficit) $-62,979 $62,091
Total Assets $7,897,645 $6,525,165
Total Contributions $3,529,139 $3,055,691
Total Revenue $5,463,335 $4,168,281
Total Expenses $5,534,222 $3,964,533
CEO Compensation $129,936 $128,799

* Median values

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© 2014 Charity Navigator. Note: all data is based on Charity Navigator's June 2014 Metro Market Charitable Analysis Study. These sector reports do not claim to represent median/mean data for all charities. Charity Navigator is the largest evaluator of 501 (c) (3) charities in the U.S.