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YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles

Strengthening our communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.

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four stars

93.47

625 South New Hampshire Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90005
tel: (213) 380-6448   Web Site
EIN: 95-1644052

Board Leadership
Mark Helm
Chair of the Board

CEO
Alan C. Hostrup
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.47 four stars
  Financial 90.77 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1882, the YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles puts Judeo-Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We are committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Our 26 YMCA branches and 3 camps stretch across 150 miles of Los Angeles, from the ocean to the mountains, each remarkably unique to reflect the vibrancy of the community it serves. By offering affordable programs and initiatives, the YMCA enables kids to realize their potential, prepares teens for college or career, offers ways for families to have fun together, empowers people to be healthier in spirit, mind and body, welcomes and embraces newcomers and nurtures community involvement. By focusing on the potential of each person and providing opportunities to give back and support neighbors, we empower over 400,000 people each year to feel healthy, confident, connected and secure.

Founded in 1882, the YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles puts Judeo-Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We are committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Our 26 YMCA branches and 3 camps stretch across 150 miles of Los Angeles, from the ocean to the mountains, each remarkably unique to reflect the vibrancy of the community it serves. By offering affordable programs and initiatives, the YMCA enables kids to realize their potential, prepares teens for college or career, offers ways for families to have fun together, empowers people to be healthier in spirit, mind and body, welcomes and embraces newcomers and nurtures community involvement. By focusing on the potential of each person and providing opportunities to give back and support neighbors, we empower over 400,000 people each year to feel healthy, confident, connected and secure.

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Financial

four stars

90.77

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
87.8%
  Administrative Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.24
  Program Expenses Growth 3.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles (CA) 93.47 four stars
Mexico Area Family YMCA (MO) 90.94 four stars
YWCA Northeast Indiana (IN) 96.88 four stars
Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, Jacobs Family Campus (CA) 88.86 three stars
National Council of YMCAs of the USA (IL) 92.79 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $19,121,424
   Federated Campaigns $14,583
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,948,762
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,974,846
Total Contributions $24,059,615
   Program Service Revenue $72,309,390
Total Primary Revenue $96,369,005
   Other Revenue $4,228,190
TOTAL REVENUE $100,597,195
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $81,542,647
   Administrative Expenses $8,533,132
   Fundraising Expenses $2,571,423
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $92,647,202
   
Payments to Affiliates $585,945
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $7,949,993
   
Net Assets $151,591,077

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
Programs for Healthy Living $44,651,466 54.8%
Programs for Youth Development $23,260,277 28.5%
Programs for Social Responsibility $13,630,904 16.7%

Ratings History
YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 08/01/2019 93.47 four stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 93.13 four stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 93.91 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 91.99 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.16 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 83.89 three stars
2013-12 02/01/2015 80.64 three stars
2012-02 08/01/2013 85.87 three stars
2011-02 05/01/2012 85.05 three stars
2010-02 09/20/2011 88.21 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-02 07/01/2011 84.21 three stars
2009-02 07/01/2010 81.17 three stars
2008-02 04/01/2009 80.79 three stars
2006-02 04/01/2008 82.56 three stars
2005-02 07/01/2006 85.47 three stars
2004-02 05/01/2005 90.41 four stars
2003-02 06/01/2004 92.30 four stars
2002-02 06/09/2003 92.09 four stars
2001-02 10/15/2002 90.19 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 95-1644052
Name in IRS Master File YOUNG MENS CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OF METROPOLITAN LOS ANGELES
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 (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 January, 1988
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
$422,012 0.45% Alan C. Hostrup President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles (CA) 93.47 four stars
YMCA of Greater Rochester (NY) 90.53 four stars
YWCA of Central Virginia (VA) 93.99 four stars
YMCA of Greater Boston (MA) 85.34 three stars
WiNGS (TX) 87.82 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles
625 South New Hampshire Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90005
tel: (213) 380-6448
fax: (213) 251-9720
EIN: 95-1644052

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Board Leadership

Mark Helm
Chair of the Board

CEO

Alan C. Hostrup
President and CEO

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