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YMCA of Greater Seattle

We're for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.

four stars

91.55

909 Fourth Avenue Seattle, WA 98104
tel: (206) 382-5003   Web Site
EIN: 91-0482710

Board Leadership
Tom Hull
Chair

CEO
Robert B. Gilbertson Jr.
President/CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.55 four stars
  Financial 91.13 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 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

four stars

91.13

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

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)
88.3%
  Administrative Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.57
  Program Expenses Growth 3.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YMCA of Greater Seattle on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YMCA of Greater Seattle on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
YMCA of Greater Seattle (WA) 91.55 four stars
YMCA of Greater New York (NY) 95.25 four stars
Cannon Memorial YMCA (NC) 89.67 three stars
YMCA of Greater Rochester (NY) 86.77 three stars
YWCA Evanston/North Shore (IL) 91.69 four stars

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Mission: Building a community where all people, especially the young, are encouraged to develop their fullest potential in spirit, mind and body.

Our Cause: Strengthening community is our cause. The Y makes accessible the support and opportunities that empower people to learn, grow and thrive - and we've done this since 1876.

Our neighbors in King and south Snohomish counties work with us to deliver positive change to over 200,000 people each year. With your help we make sure that people in need have access to opportunities at our 13 branches and two residential camps.

The Y is dedicated to responsible stewardship of your generous donations. We are efficient and effective. With your help, we provide measurable impact.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,709,571
   Federated Campaigns $1,209,960
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $152,928
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $11,698,451
Total Contributions $21,770,910
   Program Service Revenue $52,559,199
Total Primary Revenue $74,330,109
   Other Revenue $724,083
TOTAL REVENUE $75,054,192
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $65,732,813
   Administrative Expenses $7,597,433
   Fundraising Expenses $1,994,083
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $75,324,329
   
Payments to Affiliates $395,982
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-270,137
   
Net Assets $123,375,548

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 $30,170,748 45.9%
Youth Development $24,412,006 37.1%
Social Responsibility $11,150,059 17.0%

Ratings History
YMCA of Greater Seattle has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 02/01/2017 91.55 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.26 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 92.97 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 95.21 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 91.96 four stars
2011-12 09/01/2013 97.63 four stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 94.51 four stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 93.85 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 95.77 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 93.32 four stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 88.45 three stars
2007-12 07/01/2009 91.78 four stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 80.45 three stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 90.18 four stars
2004-12 11/01/2005 89.72 three stars
2003-12 11/01/2004 94.68 four stars
2002-12 11/01/2003 96.05 four stars
2001-12 10/15/2002 95.83 four stars
2000-12 04/15/2002 89.49 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 91-0482710
Name in IRS Master File THE YOUNG MENS CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OF GREATER SEATTLE
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 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 July, 1942
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
$368,892 0.48% Robert B. Gilbertson Jr. President, CEO

Mission: Building a community where all people, especially the young, are encouraged to develop their fullest potential in spirit, mind and body.

Our Cause: Strengthening community is our cause. The Y makes accessible the support and opportunities that empower people to learn, grow and thrive - and we've done this since 1876.

Our neighbors in King and south Snohomish counties work with us to deliver positive change to over 200,000 people each year. With your help we make sure that people in need have access to opportunities at our 13 branches and two residential camps.

The Y is dedicated to responsible stewardship of your generous donations. We are efficient and effective. With your help, we provide measurable impact.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
YMCA of Greater Seattle (WA) 91.55 four stars
YMCA of Greater Houston (TX) 89.06 three stars
YMCA of Greater Nashua (NH) 93.32 four stars
YMCA of Orange County (CA) 93.01 four stars
YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids (MI) 92.76 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

YMCA of Greater Seattle
909 Fourth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104
tel: (206) 382-5003
fax: (206) 382-7283
EIN: 91-0482710

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Board Leadership

Tom Hull
Chair

CEO

Robert B. Gilbertson Jr.
President/CEO

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