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Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta

Building and strengthening the quality of life in Atlanta

four stars

91.95

5342 Tilly Mill Road Dunwoody, GA 30338
tel: (678) 812-4142   Web Site
EIN: 58-0566126

Board Leadership
Ken Winkler
Chair

CEO
Jared Powers
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.95 four stars
  Financial 91.03 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA), founded in 1910, strives to create a positive environment in which to build and strengthen the quality of life in Atlanta and to foster and develop the highest ideal of American citizenship. The center welcomes the participation of everyone within the Jewish and general community regardless of age, ethnicity, ability or income. The MJCCA serves many vulnerable populations such as people with developmental disabilities, frail older adults, working families, and children. The center offers programming for ages ranging from six weeks of age to seniors over fifty. Program departments provide a wide variety of educational, cultural, artistic, vocational, social, civic, physical and general recreational activities.

The Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA), founded in 1910, strives to create a positive environment in which to build and strengthen the quality of life in Atlanta and to foster and develop the highest ideal of American citizenship. The center welcomes the participation of everyone within the Jewish and general community regardless of age, ethnicity, ability or income. The MJCCA serves many vulnerable populations such as people with developmental disabilities, frail older adults, working families, and children. The center offers programming for ages ranging from six weeks of age to seniors over fifty. Program departments provide a wide variety of educational, cultural, artistic, vocational, social, civic, physical and general recreational activities.

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Financial

four stars

91.03

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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 17.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.66
  Program Expenses Growth 5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (GA) 91.95 four stars
Central Florida YMCA (FL) 90.38 four stars
Valley of the Sun YMCA (AZ) 88.04 three stars
YWCA Evanston/North Shore (IL) 92.22 four stars
YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids (MI) 94.34 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,551,050
   Federated Campaigns $25,374
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $489,570
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $169,126
Total Contributions $4,235,120
   Program Service Revenue $20,559,401
Total Primary Revenue $24,794,521
   Other Revenue $472,526
TOTAL REVENUE $25,267,047
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $21,648,017
   Administrative Expenses $4,675,525
   Fundraising Expenses $675,867
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $26,999,409
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,732,362
   
Net Assets $43,658,730

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
Summer Camping Programs $7,913,210 36.6%
Children & Youth Programs $7,394,865 34.2%
Health and Fitness $4,210,349 19.4%

Ratings History
Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-08 09/03/2019 91.95 four stars
2017-08 09/01/2018 90.20 four stars
2016-08 12/01/2017 90.38 four stars
2015-08 10/01/2016 89.29 three stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 92.95 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 10/01/2015 89.96 three stars
2013-08 02/01/2015 95.72 four stars
2012-08 12/20/2013 87.41 three stars
2011-08 11/06/2012 81.44 three stars
2010-08 11/01/2011 81.46 three stars
2009-08 09/20/2011 85.05 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-08 10/01/2010 78.68 two stars
2008-08 12/01/2009 71.70 two stars
2007-08 07/01/2009 72.57 two stars
2006-08 05/01/2008 72.33 two stars
2005-08 10/01/2006 79.30 two stars
2004-08 01/01/2006 78.15 two stars
2003-08 12/01/2004 79.72 two stars
2002-08 12/01/2003 84.46 three stars
2001-08 04/15/2003 81.75 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 58-0566126
Name in IRS Master File MARCUS JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER OF ATLANTA INC
NTEE Code P28
NTEE Classification Neighborhood Centers, Settlement Houses
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (325) Camp
(30) School, college, trade school, etc.
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
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, 1956
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$253,481 0.93% Jared Powers Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (GA) 91.95 four stars
Jewish Community Council of Greater Coney Island (NY) 89.39 three stars
YWCA of Greater Green Bay (WI) 89.74 three stars
YMCA of the Fox Cities (WI) 93.42 four stars
YWCA Tulsa (OK) 86.25 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta
5342 Tilly Mill Road
Dunwoody, GA 30338
tel: (678) 812-4142
fax: (770) 698-2055
EIN: 58-0566126

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Board Leadership

Ken Winkler
Chair

CEO

Jared Powers
Chief Executive Officer

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