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Gershman Y

Presenting a broad array of arts, culture, and educational experiences for curious individuals of all ages

two stars

77.40

401 South Broad Street Philadelphia, PA 19147
tel: (215) 545-4400   Web Site
EIN: 23-1352242

Board Leadership
Jacob Cohen
Chair

CEO
Kristen Evans
Executive Managing Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.40 two stars
  Financial 77.82 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 77.00 two stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Gershman Y is a vibrant arts and culture center located in Center City Philadelphia on the Avenue of the Arts. The Gershman Y's mission is to be an urban community center informed by Jewish values that presents a broad array of arts, culture, and educational experiences for curious individuals of all ages. Committed to sharing the diversity and breadth of the Jewish experience, the Gershman Y welcomes people of all ethnic backgrounds and religious affiliations to explore, participate, and contribute to our rich roster of Jewish arts and cultural programs and community initiatives.

The Gershman Y is a vibrant arts and culture center located in Center City Philadelphia on the Avenue of the Arts. The Gershman Y's mission is to be an urban community center informed by Jewish values that presents a broad array of arts, culture, and educational experiences for curious individuals of all ages. Committed to sharing the diversity and breadth of the Jewish experience, the Gershman Y welcomes people of all ethnic backgrounds and religious affiliations to explore, participate, and contribute to our rich roster of Jewish arts and cultural programs and community initiatives.

Financial

two stars

77.82

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

77.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
67.6%
  Administrative Expenses 17.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.29
  Program Expenses Growth 5.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 32.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Gershman Y on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Gershman Y on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Gershman Y (PA) 77.40 two stars
YMCA of Greater Omaha (NE) 93.91 four stars
The Granite YMCA (NH) 93.59 four stars
YWCA Knoxville (TN) 88.76 three stars
Young Women's Christian Association of Oklahoma City (OK) 91.37 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $878,054
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $17,331
Total Contributions $895,385
   Program Service Revenue $174,563
Total Primary Revenue $1,069,948
   Other Revenue $67,530
TOTAL REVENUE $1,137,478
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $842,347
   Administrative Expenses $189,854
   Fundraising Expenses $208,850
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,241,051
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-103,573
   
Net Assets $367,338

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-08 09/01/2018 77.40 two stars
2016-08 03/01/2018 78.91 two stars
2015-08 02/01/2017 76.35 two stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 65.65 one star
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 02/01/2016 72.19 two stars
2013-08 04/01/2015 70.21 two stars
2012-08 10/01/2013 59.37 one star
2011-08 03/01/2013 62.59 one star

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

EIN 23-1352242
Name in IRS Master File GERSHMAN Y
NTEE Code P28
NTEE Classification Neighborhood Centers, Settlement Houses
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(32) Nursery school
(318) Other recreational activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 July, 1932
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Gershman Y (PA) 77.40 two stars
Cannon Memorial YMCA (NC) 95.02 four stars
YMCA of Greater Nashua (NH) 93.32 four stars
YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago (IL) 88.33 three stars
YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles (CA) 93.13 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Gershman Y
401 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147
tel: (215) 545-4400
EIN: 23-1352242

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Board Leadership

Jacob Cohen
Chair

CEO

Kristen Evans
Executive Managing Director

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