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YWCA of Seattle - King County - Snohomish County

Eliminating racism, empowering women

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four stars

92.61

1118 Fifth Avenue Seattle, WA 98101
tel: (206) 461-4888   Web Site
EIN: 91-0482890

Board Leadership
Sandra Madrid
Board Chair

CEO
Maria Chavez Wilcox
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.61 four stars
  Financial 90.36 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

YWCA Seattle | King | Snohomish is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all.

With programs that serve more than 15,000 people in the region each year, YWCA works where we're needed most to create real change every day. Through services, education, and advocacy, we eliminate disparities for women, girls, and marginalized communities, build stable homes and economic advancement, reduce violence against women and improve health, and increase racial equity and social justice for all people.

YWCA is on a mission to eliminate racism, empower women, stand up for social justice, help families, and strengthen communities.

YWCA Seattle | King | Snohomish is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all.

With programs that serve more than 15,000 people in the region each year, YWCA works where we're needed most to create real change every day. Through services, education, and advocacy, we eliminate disparities for women, girls, and marginalized communities, build stable homes and economic advancement, reduce violence against women and improve health, and increase racial equity and social justice for all people.

YWCA is on a mission to eliminate racism, empower women, stand up for social justice, help families, and strengthen communities.

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Financial

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90.36

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 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)
88.8%
  Administrative Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.01
  Program Expenses Growth 1.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 26.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YWCA of Seattle - King County - Snohomish County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YWCA of Seattle - King County - Snohomish County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
YWCA of Seattle - King County - Snohomish County (WA) 92.61 four stars
YMCA of Northwest Florida (FL) 89.58 three stars
The Greater Naples YMCA (FL) 89.20 three stars
YMCA of Greater Des Moines (IA) 90.55 four stars
Channel Islands YMCA (CA) 90.45 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,978,674
   Federated Campaigns $1,101,578
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $968,022
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $19,920,333
Total Contributions $27,968,607
   Program Service Revenue $6,784,512
Total Primary Revenue $34,753,119
   Other Revenue $35,354,445
TOTAL REVENUE $70,107,564
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $30,271,640
   Administrative Expenses $2,678,711
   Fundraising Expenses $1,378,088
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $34,328,439
   
Payments to Affiliates $40,000
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $35,779,125
   
Net Assets $110,858,358

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
Permanent Housing $11,494,341 38.0%
Homeless and Other Services $9,370,480 31.0%
Economic Empowerment $4,101,540 13.5%
Health and Safety $3,584,517 11.8%
Children and Youth $1,720,762 5.7%

Ratings History
YWCA of Seattle - King County - Snohomish County has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 03/01/2019 92.61 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 92.30 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 88.29 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.80 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 87.83 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 85.74 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 84.83 three stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 89.37 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 93.96 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 94.99 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 98.95 four stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 99.03 four stars
2007-12 08/01/2009 99.16 four stars
2006-12 07/01/2008 82.20 three stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 78.92 two stars
2004-12 03/01/2006 85.82 three stars
2003-12 03/01/2005 94.16 four stars
2002-12 05/01/2004 99.11 four stars
2001-12 10/15/2002 99.00 four stars
2000-12 04/15/2002 98.98 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 91-0482890
Name in IRS Master File YOUNG WOMENS CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OF SEATTLE-KING COUNTY-SNOHOMISH C
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 (325) Camp
(59) Other school related activities
(399) Other housing activities
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 October, 1936
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
$207,095 0.60% Maria Chavez Wilcox Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
YWCA of Seattle - King County - Snohomish County (WA) 92.61 four stars
YMCA of Greater Seattle (WA) 96.58 four stars
YMCA of Greater Charlotte (NC) 92.07 four stars
YMCA of Greater Des Moines (IA) 90.55 four stars
Northfield Area Family YMCA (MN) 85.97 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

YWCA of Seattle - King County - Snohomish County
1118 Fifth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101
tel: (206) 461-4888
EIN: 91-0482890

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Board Leadership

Sandra Madrid
Board Chair

CEO

Maria Chavez Wilcox
Chief Executive Officer

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