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YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago

We build strong kids, strong families, strong communities

three stars

88.33

1030 West Van Buren Street Chicago, IL 60607
tel: (800) 514-1224   Web Site
EIN: 36-2179782

Board Leadership
Gregory A. Nickele
Chairman

CEO
Richard Malone
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.33 three stars
  Financial 83.51 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since 1858, the YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago has contributed to the lives of girls, boys, women and men of all ages, races, religions and economic backgrounds. Whether teaching children to swim, rescuing young men from gangs, training adults for the workforce, providing expectant mothers with prenatal care or serving transients with housing and supportive care, YMCAs collaborate with public service providers, government agencies, churches and neighborhood associations to improve life quality and encourage individual achievement. The YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago operates 21 fitness centers, four resident camps, seven human service centers, five single room housing residences, four senior housing centers, and one supportive housing for young adult males.

Since 1858, the YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago has contributed to the lives of girls, boys, women and men of all ages, races, religions and economic backgrounds. Whether teaching children to swim, rescuing young men from gangs, training adults for the workforce, providing expectant mothers with prenatal care or serving transients with housing and supportive care, YMCAs collaborate with public service providers, government agencies, churches and neighborhood associations to improve life quality and encourage individual achievement. The YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago operates 21 fitness centers, four resident camps, seven human service centers, five single room housing residences, four senior housing centers, and one supportive housing for young adult males.

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Financial

three stars

83.51

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 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)
79.8%
  Administrative Expenses 18.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.83
  Program Expenses Growth -3.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago (IL) 88.33 three stars
YMCA of the Suncoast (FL) 95.20 four stars
YWCA Pierce County (WA) 89.91 three stars
YMCA of the Virginia Peninsulas (VA) 93.09 four stars
YWCA USA (DC) 91.31 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,911,373
   Federated Campaigns $982,576
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,312,293
   Related Organizations $21,605
   Government Grants $10,895,541
Total Contributions $20,123,388
   Program Service Revenue $58,919,881
Total Primary Revenue $79,043,269
   Other Revenue $15,799,404
TOTAL REVENUE $94,842,673
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $76,757,685
   Administrative Expenses $19,305,881
   Fundraising Expenses $2,296,091
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $98,359,657
   
Payments to Affiliates $497,690
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,516,984
   
Net Assets $196,236,329

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
Health Enhancement $32,950,485 42.9%
Child & Youth Development $29,478,709 38.4%
Camping $9,570,496 12.5%
Community Development $3,533,371 4.6%
Residences $1,224,624 1.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 02/01/2019 88.33 three stars
2016-12 12/01/2018 88.52 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 88.18 three stars
2015-12 09/01/2017 88.37 three stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 86.29 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.43 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 81.04 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 90.75 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 91.86 four stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 92.15 four stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 88.81 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 88.54 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 07/01/2011 82.12 three stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 82.95 three stars
2007-12 08/01/2009 82.49 three stars
2006-12 07/01/2008 83.21 three stars
2005-12 07/01/2007 82.22 three stars
2004-12 05/01/2006 78.53 two stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 79.43 two stars
2002-06 11/01/2003 90.92 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 36-2179782
Name in IRS Master File YMCA OF METROPOLITAN CHICAGO
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.
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 July, 1941
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
$699,478 0.71% Richard H. Malone President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago (IL) 88.33 three stars
YMCA of Middle Tennessee (TN) 85.17 three stars
YMCA of Greater Rochester (NY) 90.53 four stars
YWCA USA (DC) 91.31 four stars
YMCA of Northwest Florida (FL) 93.97 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago
1030 West Van Buren Street
Chicago, IL 60607
tel: (800) 514-1224
EIN: 36-2179782

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Board Leadership

Gregory A. Nickele
Chairman

CEO

Richard Malone
President & CEO

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