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Human Services : Multipurpose Human Service Organizations

National Council of YMCAs of the USA

We build strong kids, strong families, strong communities

90.48

101 North Wacker Drive Chicago, IL 60606
tel: (800) 872-9622   Web Site
EIN: 36-3258696

Board Leadership
Matthew Hyde
Chairman

CEO
Suzanne McCormick
President, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.48
  Financial 87.15
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The National Council of YMCAs of the USA (YMCA of the USA) is the national resource office for the nation's YMCAs. Located in Chicago, with satellite offices across the country, the YMCA of the USA exists to serve YMCAs. America's 2,686 YMCAs serve more than 21 million people each year, uniting men, women and children of all ages, races, faiths, backgrounds, abilities and income levels. At the heart of community life across America, mission-driven YMCAs are a place to belong and to live the values that guide and unite our members: caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. From cities to suburbs to small towns, YMCAs serve America's children, families and communities by building healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

The National Council of YMCAs of the USA (YMCA of the USA) is the national resource office for the nation's YMCAs. Located in Chicago, with satellite offices across the country, the YMCA of the USA exists to serve YMCAs. America's 2,686 YMCAs serve more than 21 million people each year, uniting men, women and children of all ages, races, faiths, backgrounds, abilities and income levels. At the heart of community life across America, mission-driven YMCAs are a place to belong and to live the values that guide and unite our members: caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. From cities to suburbs to small towns, YMCAs serve America's children, families and communities by building healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

Financial

87.15

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 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)
88.2%
  Administrative Expenses 10.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.85
  Program Expenses Growth 0.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Council of YMCAs of the USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Council of YMCAs of the USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Council of YMCAs of the USA (IL) 90.48
Jewish Community Center of Greater Rochester (NY) 89.01
YMCA of Greater Seattle (WA) 96.49
YMCA of Greater Omaha (NE) 92.02
YWCA Evanston/North Shore (IL) 87.66

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $36,569,028
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $6,868,470
Total Contributions $43,437,498
   Program Service Revenue $84,415,118
Total Primary Revenue $127,852,616
   Other Revenue $9,564,729
TOTAL REVENUE $137,417,345
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $125,730,814
   Administrative Expenses $11,672,092
   Fundraising Expenses $2,112,268
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $139,515,174
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,097,829
   
Net Assets $131,655,568

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
Social Responsibility $52,495,920 41.8%
Youth Development $46,718,610 37.2%
Healthy Living $26,516,284 21.1%

Ratings History
National Council of YMCAs of the USA has received 10 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 12/23/2020 90.48
2018-12 09/03/2019 92.79
2017-12 10/01/2018 94.57
2016-12 02/01/2018 95.41
2015-12 11/01/2016 97.17
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.49
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 93.28
2013-12 06/01/2015 95.00
2012-12 06/01/2014 93.44
2011-12 04/01/2013 96.34
2010-12 03/01/2012 91.58
2009-12 09/20/2011 87.54
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 79.56
2008-12 03/01/2010 84.78
2007-06 07/01/2008 83.59
2006-06 03/01/2008 84.66
2005-06 05/01/2006 75.30
2004-06 03/01/2005 80.69
2003-06 04/01/2004 91.92
2002-06 08/01/2003 96.39

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

EIN 36-3258696
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL COUNCIL OF YOUNG MENS CHRISTIAN ASSNS OF THE USA
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 (349) Other youth organization or 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 December, 1983
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$733,130 0.52% Kevin Washington President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Council of YMCAs of the USA (IL) 90.48
YWCA Tulsa (OK) 90.43
The Granite YMCA (NH) 90.31
The YMCA of Columbia-Willamette (OR) 92.64
Kishwaukee Family YMCA (IL) 90.92

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Charity Contact Info

National Council of YMCAs of the USA
101 North Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606
tel: (800) 872-9622
EIN: 36-3258696

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Board Leadership

Matthew Hyde
Chairman

CEO

Suzanne McCormick
President, CEO

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