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YMCA of Central Massachusetts

We build strong kids, strong families, strong communities

four stars

91.39

766 Main Street Worcester, MA 01610
tel: (508) 755-6101   Web Site
EIN: 04-2105885

Board Leadership
Jack Foley
Chair

CEO
David Connell
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.39 four stars
  Financial 94.78 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

For 145 years the YMCA of Central Massachusetts, formerly the YMCA of Greater Worcester, has been building strong kids, strong families and strong communities. Originally chartered to improve the spiritual and mental condition of young men, the YMCA has evolved, but the basic mission, rooted in Judeo-Christian principles, has remained. From its first permanent home in downtown Worcester, constructed in 1886, the organization has grown and now serves more than 30,000 men, women, boys and girls annually throughout its 40 town service area. Committed to affecting positive change, the YMCA has been recognized for its efforts in the areas of character development, teen programs, homelessness, neighborhood revitalization, international partnerships and summer camps.

For 145 years the YMCA of Central Massachusetts, formerly the YMCA of Greater Worcester, has been building strong kids, strong families and strong communities. Originally chartered to improve the spiritual and mental condition of young men, the YMCA has evolved, but the basic mission, rooted in Judeo-Christian principles, has remained. From its first permanent home in downtown Worcester, constructed in 1886, the organization has grown and now serves more than 30,000 men, women, boys and girls annually throughout its 40 town service area. Committed to affecting positive change, the YMCA has been recognized for its efforts in the areas of character development, teen programs, homelessness, neighborhood revitalization, international partnerships and summer camps.

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Financial

four stars

94.78

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
86.0%
  Administrative Expenses 12.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.78
  Program Expenses Growth 5.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 39.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YMCA of Central Massachusetts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YMCA of Central Massachusetts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
YMCA of Central Massachusetts (MA) 91.39 four stars
YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth (TX) 87.64 three stars
National Council of YMCAs of the USA (IL) 92.79 four stars
YMCA of Greater Indianapolis (IN) 93.62 four stars
The Knoxville Jewish Alliance (TN) 86.72 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,142,922
   Federated Campaigns $87,426
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $140,007
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,524,392
Total Contributions $7,894,747
   Program Service Revenue $14,147,846
Total Primary Revenue $22,042,593
   Other Revenue $1,930,519
TOTAL REVENUE $23,973,112
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $16,761,134
   Administrative Expenses $2,354,468
   Fundraising Expenses $294,032
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $19,409,634
   
Payments to Affiliates $263,884
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,563,478
   
Net Assets $34,363,134

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 $10,975,593 65.5%
Youth Development $5,377,536 32.1%
Social Responsibility $408,005 2.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 10/01/2019 91.39 four stars
2017-09 12/21/2018 89.70 three stars
2016-09 03/01/2018 87.09 three stars
2015-09 03/01/2017 88.58 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 89.89 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/22/2015 91.40 four stars
2013-09 04/01/2015 91.67 four stars
2012-09 02/01/2014 87.59 three stars
2011-09 11/06/2012 81.74 three stars
2010-09 05/01/2012 84.28 three stars
2009-09 09/20/2011 81.54 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 02/01/2011 78.64 two stars
2008-09 02/01/2010 81.33 three stars
2007-09 12/17/2008 82.30 three stars
2006-09 12/01/2007 91.30 four stars
2005-09 12/01/2006 85.74 three stars
2004-09 02/01/2006 85.91 three stars
2003-09 12/01/2004 83.79 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 04-2105885
Name in IRS Master File YOUNG MENS CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OF WORCESTER
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 March, 1934
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$213,987 1.10% Kathryn Zingg Hunter President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
YMCA of Central Massachusetts (MA) 91.39 four stars
YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit (MI) 85.01 three stars
National Council of YMCAs of the USA (IL) 92.79 four stars
Northfield Area Family YMCA (MN) 85.97 three stars
YWCA Richmond (VA) 99.71 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

YMCA of Central Massachusetts
766 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01610
tel: (508) 755-6101
fax: (508) 757-4491
EIN: 04-2105885

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Board Leadership

Jack Foley
Chair

CEO

David Connell
President, CEO

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