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Human Services : Multipurpose Human Service Organizations

The YMCA of Columbia-Willamette

Igniting the passion for excellence: spirit, mind and body

92.64

9500 SW Barbur Boulevard Suite 200
Portland, OR 97219
tel: (503) 223-9622   Web Site
EIN: 93-0386981

Board Leadership
Charmin Shiely
Board Chair

CEO
Tyler Wright
President, CEO

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.64
  Financial 92.31
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility are at the heart of everything we do at the YMCA. Since 1868, the YMCA of Columbia-Willamette has offered a diverse range of affordable quality programs that help children thrive and grow, inspire young people to lead, bring families closer together, and encourage individual health and wellness. We are a volunteer-driven charitable nonprofit serving the community. Our mission is to put the Christian principles of love, respect, honesty, responsibility, and service into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind, and body for all.

Youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility are at the heart of everything we do at the YMCA. Since 1868, the YMCA of Columbia-Willamette has offered a diverse range of affordable quality programs that help children thrive and grow, inspire young people to lead, bring families closer together, and encourage individual health and wellness. We are a volunteer-driven charitable nonprofit serving the community. Our mission is to put the Christian principles of love, respect, honesty, responsibility, and service into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind, and body for all.

Financial

92.31

Accountability & Transparency

93.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
88.1%
  Administrative Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.68
  Program Expenses Growth 5.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The YMCA of Columbia-Willamette on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The YMCA of Columbia-Willamette on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The YMCA of Columbia-Willamette (OR) 92.64
YMCA of Honolulu (HI) 93.95
YMCA of Southwest Florida (FL) 88.81
YMCA of Greater Boston (MA) 89.16
JCC Association of North America (NY) 85.70

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,486,599
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $88,632
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $98,377
Total Contributions $3,673,608
   Program Service Revenue $25,133,042
Total Primary Revenue $28,806,650
   Other Revenue $1,529,317
TOTAL REVENUE $30,335,967
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $25,610,205
   Administrative Expenses $3,074,886
   Fundraising Expenses $144,205
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $28,829,296
   
Payments to Affiliates $389,115
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,506,671
   
Net Assets $19,202,654

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Youth Development $19,718,993 77.0%
Healthy Living $5,430,122 21.2%
Social Responsibility $461,090 1.8%

Ratings History
The YMCA of Columbia-Willamette has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 05/01/2021 92.64
2018-12 11/01/2019 93.20
2017-12 04/01/2019 91.02
2016-12 02/01/2018 91.62
2015-12 03/01/2017 89.56
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.86
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 87.00
2013-12 06/01/2015 86.50
2012-12 03/01/2014 83.40
2011-12 02/01/2013 84.18
2010-12 08/01/2012 84.96

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 93-0386981
Name in IRS Master File YOUNG MENS CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OF COLUMBIA WILLAMETTE
NTEE Code P27
NTEE Classification Young Men's or Women's Associations (YMCA, YWCA, YWHA, YMHA)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (324) YMCA, YWCA, YMCA, etc.
(298) Training in sports
(325) Camp
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date March, 1934
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Tyler Wright President & CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$234,025 0.81% Robert Hall Former President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The YMCA of Columbia-Willamette (OR) 92.64
YMCA of Greater Houston (TX) 91.18
YMCA of San Diego County (CA) 91.45
YWCA Utah (UT) 96.07
YMCA of Greater Charlotte (NC) 92.32

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Charity Contact Info

The YMCA of Columbia-Willamette
9500 SW Barbur Boulevard
Suite 200
Portland, OR 97219
tel: (503) 223-9622
fax: (503) 223-1247
EIN: 93-0386981

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Board Leadership

Charmin Shiely
Board Chair

CEO

Tyler Wright
President, CEO

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