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YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta

We build strong kids, strong families, strong communities

four stars

93.94

569 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive NW Atlanta, GA 30314
tel: (404) 588-9622   Web Site
EIN: 58-0566253

Board Leadership
Kelly Barrett
Board Chair

CEO
Lauren Koontz
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.94 four stars
  Financial 91.98 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

First opened in 1858, the YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta, reflecting its Judeo-Christian heritage, is an association of volunteers, members and staff open to and serving all, providing programs and services which develop spirit, mind, and body. The YMCA actively seeks to identify and involve those in need. We build strong kids, strong families, strong communities by enriching the lives of all people in spirit, mind, and body. All YMCA programs are anchored in ideals such as core character values and leadership development, providing programs that serve the needs of the community and enrich individuals.

First opened in 1858, the YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta, reflecting its Judeo-Christian heritage, is an association of volunteers, members and staff open to and serving all, providing programs and services which develop spirit, mind, and body. The YMCA actively seeks to identify and involve those in need. We build strong kids, strong families, strong communities by enriching the lives of all people in spirit, mind, and body. All YMCA programs are anchored in ideals such as core character values and leadership development, providing programs that serve the needs of the community and enrich individuals.

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Financial

four stars

91.98

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 08/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
87.5%
  Administrative Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.79
  Program Expenses Growth 2.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta (GA) 93.94 four stars
YMCA of Greater New York (NY) 92.08 four stars
YMCA of Central Kentucky (KY) 91.57 four stars
YWCA Cass Clay (ND) 90.04 four stars
YWCA Evanston/North Shore (IL) 94.93 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $23,912,803
   Federated Campaigns $126,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $490,169
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $24,355,057
Total Contributions $48,884,029
   Program Service Revenue $70,317,813
Total Primary Revenue $119,201,842
   Other Revenue $2,411,462
TOTAL REVENUE $121,613,304
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $97,300,379
   Administrative Expenses $12,162,798
   Fundraising Expenses $2,596,557
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $112,059,734
   
Payments to Affiliates $554,825
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $9,553,570
   
Net Assets $213,370,027

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
Healthy Living $56,901,777 58.5%
School Readiness & Youth Development $24,030,283 24.7%
After-School Child Care and Summer Camp $16,368,319 16.8%

Ratings History
YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 08/01/2020 93.94 four stars
2018-12 07/01/2020 90.37 four stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 93.02 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 93.61 four stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 92.99 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 93.64 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 90.40 four stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 86.19 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 84.16 three stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 86.50 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 81.82 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 88.62 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 07/01/2011 88.79 three stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 93.85 four stars
2007-12 08/01/2009 92.42 four stars
2006-12 07/01/2008 88.93 three stars
2005-12 07/01/2007 91.57 four stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 91.64 four stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 94.17 four stars
2002-12 12/01/2003 93.88 four stars

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

EIN 58-0566253
Name in IRS Master File YOUNG MENS CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OF METROPOLITAN ATLANTA INC
NTEE Code P27
NTEE Classification Young Men's or Women's Associations (YMCA, YWCA, YWHA, YMHA)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (324) YMCA, YWCA, YMCA, etc.
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, 1942
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$482,195 0.43% Edward G. Munster Jr. Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta (GA) 93.94 four stars
Valley of the Sun YMCA (AZ) 88.54 three stars
YWCA OKC (OK) 97.17 four stars
Armed Services YMCA (VA) 90.71 four stars
YMCA of Orange County (CA) 94.35 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta
569 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive NW
Atlanta, GA 30314
tel: (404) 588-9622
fax: (404) 527-7693
EIN: 58-0566253

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Board Leadership

Kelly Barrett
Board Chair

CEO

Lauren Koontz
President, CEO

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