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    YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit

    YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit


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    501(c)(3) organization

    Donations are tax-deductible

    1401 Broadway
    Suite 3A
    Detroit MI 48226


    Detroit MI | IRS ruling year: 1946 | EIN: 38-1358055  


    Organization Mission

    To put Judeo-Christian principles into practice through programs that
    build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

    At the YMCA, we do so much more than get you and your family into shape-we help shape Metro Detroit. No other nonprofit does
    as much to transform lives of all ages. Through welcoming and inclusive programs, we help people navigate today's ever-changing
    challenges. We unite essential resources and vibrant, healthy people-who are committed to improving themselves, their families, and their communities.Together, our employees, volunteers and
    donors help make every day better!

    At YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit, we believe:
    - Health and wellness should be accessible to all.
    - Youth deserve positive experiences to
    support them in realizing their potential.
    - Everyone should have an opportunity to
    contribute to improving their community.
    - Healthy communities are safe, inclusive and welcoming.

    We work to make every day better through work that helps people realize these beliefs.


    Rating Information

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    This charity's score is 100%, earning it a Four-Star rating. If this organization aligns with your passions and values, you can give with confidence.

    This overall score is calculated entirely from a single beacon score, weighted as follows: 100% Accountability & Finance. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

    Beacon Weights  
    Historical Ratings  

    Rating Report

    • Impact & Results
    • Accountability & Finance
    • Culture & Community
    • Leadership & Adaptability
    Accountability & Finance
    Impact & ResultsAccountability & FinanceCulture & CommunityLeadership & Adaptability


    Accountability & Finance




    Most Recent Fiscal Year:
    FY 2022

    This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.

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    Key Accountability Metrics

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    Majority Independent Board Members - 97% independent members8 out of 8 points  
    Independent Board Size - 48 independent members7 out of 7 points  
    Financial Statements - Audit and Oversight Committee15 out of 15 points  
    Material Diversion of Assets - None10 out of 10 points  

    Tax Form Disclosures and Policies

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    Website Listed on Tax Form - Listed2 out of 2 points  
    Conflict of Interest Policy - Listed4 out of 4 points  
    Whistleblower Policy - Listed4 out of 4 points  
    Document Retention and Destruction - Listed4 out of 4 points  
    Documents Board Meeting Minutes - Yes2 out of 2 points  

    Website Disclosures

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    No Credit
    Tax Form Posted on Nonprofit's Website - Listed4 out of 4 points  

    Financial Metrics

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    Liabilities to Assets: Ratio - 38.22%15 out of 15 points  
    Program Expense: Ratio - 72.83%25 out of 25 points  

    Additional Information

    Total Revenue and Expenses - Data Available  
    Salary of Key Persons - Data Available  
    IRS Published Data (Business Master File) - Data Available  
    Data Sources (IRS Forms 990) - Data Available  

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