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YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas

We build strong kids, strong families, strong communities

three stars

89.86

601 North Akard Street Dallas, TX 75201
tel: (214) 880-9622   Web Site
EIN: 75-0800696

Board Leadership
W. Kelvin Walker
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Gordon Echtenkamp
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.86 three stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
85.3%
  Administrative Expenses 13.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.74
  Program Expenses Growth -0.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas (TX) 89.86 three stars
The McGaw YMCA (IL) 89.39 three stars
YMCA of Greater Houston (TX) 89.43 three stars
Peninsula Metropolitan Young Men's Christian Association (VA) 91.16 four stars
Jewish Community Center of Greater Rochester (NY) 91.73 four stars

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The YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas is the largest human care organization in Dallas. Established in 1885, the YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas works to put Christian values into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We will be the premier human development agency in North Texas to teach values to kids; strengthen and support families; to help teenagers make the transition into adulthood; and to create safe environments that allow individuals to develop total health. The Dallas YMCA consists of 19 branches, with an additional two camps, Camp Grady Spruce and Collin County Adventure Camp. The Dallas YMCA serves seven counties and operates an additional 100 program sites.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,126,400
   Federated Campaigns $354,240
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $1,050,180
   Government Grants $95,844
Total Contributions $7,626,664
   Program Service Revenue $42,799,099
Total Primary Revenue $50,425,763
   Other Revenue $2,804,424
TOTAL REVENUE $53,230,187
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $42,535,160
   Administrative Expenses $7,097,233
   Fundraising Expenses $752,033
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $50,384,426
   
Payments to Affiliates $385,872
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,845,761
   
Net Assets $88,386,582

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 and Aquatics $29,106,558 68.4%
Health and Wellness $12,779,993 30.0%
Social Responsibility $648,609 1.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 02/01/2017 89.86 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.13 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 85.62 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 87.61 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 77.14 two stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 86.99 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 84.71 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 86.74 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 81.54 three stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 93.58 four stars
2007-12 07/01/2009 82.95 three stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 80.78 three stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 78.20 two stars
2004-12 02/01/2006 81.43 three stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 88.21 three stars
2002-12 12/01/2003 91.59 four stars
2001-10 02/05/2003 89.92 three stars
2000-10 10/15/2002 87.41 three 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 75-0800696
Name in IRS Master File YMCA OF METROPOLITAN DALLAS
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 November, 1937
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$422,153 0.83% Gordon Echtenkamp President, CEO

The YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas is the largest human care organization in Dallas. Established in 1885, the YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas works to put Christian values into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We will be the premier human development agency in North Texas to teach values to kids; strengthen and support families; to help teenagers make the transition into adulthood; and to create safe environments that allow individuals to develop total health. The Dallas YMCA consists of 19 branches, with an additional two camps, Camp Grady Spruce and Collin County Adventure Camp. The Dallas YMCA serves seven counties and operates an additional 100 program sites.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas (TX) 89.86 three stars
YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh (PA) 90.24 four stars
YMCA of Northwest Florida (FL) 86.75 three stars
Peninsula Metropolitan Young Men's Christian Association (VA) 91.16 four stars
YWCA Cass Clay (ND) 88.81 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas
601 North Akard Street
Dallas, TX 75201
tel: (214) 880-9622
fax: (214) 871-3014
EIN: 75-0800696

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Board Leadership

W. Kelvin Walker
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Gordon Echtenkamp
President, CEO

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