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Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta

Building and strengthening the quality of life in Atlanta

four stars

92.78

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

Board Leadership
Sammy Grant
Chair

CEO
Jared Powers
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.78 four stars
  Financial 92.58 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

four stars

92.58

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
80.5%
  Administrative Expenses 16.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.53
  Program Expenses Growth 6.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.4%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (GA) 92.78 four stars
YMCA of Greater Seattle (WA) 96.49 four stars
YMCA of Martha's Vineyard (MA) 85.69 three stars
The 92nd Street Y (NY) 88.99 three stars
YWCA Cass Clay (ND) 90.10 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,617,451
   Federated Campaigns $26,248
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $460,488
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $245,673
Total Contributions $5,349,860
   Program Service Revenue $22,062,301
Total Primary Revenue $27,412,161
   Other Revenue $482,762
TOTAL REVENUE $27,894,923
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $24,035,752
   Administrative Expenses $4,330,386
   Fundraising Expenses $854,749
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $29,220,887
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,325,964
   
Net Assets $42,569,967

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 $8,428,356 35.1%
Children & Youth Programs $7,537,464 31.4%
Health and Fitness $5,939,147 24.7%

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-08 11/01/2020 92.78 four stars
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

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, 2018
  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$276,738 0.94% Jared Powers Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (GA) 92.78 four stars
YMCA of Northwest Florida (FL) 92.70 four stars
YWCA USA (DC) 91.31 four stars
YMCA of Greater Seattle (WA) 96.49 four stars
Boothbay Region YMCA (ME) 94.27 four 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

Sammy Grant
Chair

CEO

Jared Powers
Chief Executive Officer

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