Human Services : Multipurpose Human Service Organizations

YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids

Youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility

four stars

94.34

475 Lake Michigan Drive, NW Grand Rapids, MI 49504
tel: (616) 855-9622   Web Site
EIN: 38-1358058

Board Leadership
Sean P. Walsh
Board Chair

CEO
Scott Lewis
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.34 four stars
  Financial 92.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy mind, spirit, and body for all. Founded in 1869, the YMCA is composed of six branches that serve over 96,000 residents in the Greater Grand Rapids community. YMCA core programs include: childcare, education/leadership, swim/sports/play, camp, family time, sports/recreation, group interests, social services, global services, volunteerism/giving, and advocacy. All program curricula is structured to develop the YMCA's core values of caring, honesty, respect, responsibility, and inclusion. The vision of the YMCA is to be the leader in strengthening the foundations of the community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.

The mission of the YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy mind, spirit, and body for all. Founded in 1869, the YMCA is composed of six branches that serve over 96,000 residents in the Greater Grand Rapids community. YMCA core programs include: childcare, education/leadership, swim/sports/play, camp, family time, sports/recreation, group interests, social services, global services, volunteerism/giving, and advocacy. All program curricula is structured to develop the YMCA's core values of caring, honesty, respect, responsibility, and inclusion. The vision of the YMCA is to be the leader in strengthening the foundations of the community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.

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Financial

four stars

92.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
86.4%
  Administrative Expenses 11.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.30
  Program Expenses Growth 5.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 48.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,022,988
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $145,453
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,244,202
Total Contributions $5,412,643
   Program Service Revenue $28,482,575
Total Primary Revenue $33,895,218
   Other Revenue $1,739,849
TOTAL REVENUE $35,635,067
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $29,894,861
   Administrative Expenses $4,151,943
   Fundraising Expenses $453,110
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $34,499,914
   
Payments to Affiliates $435,992
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,135,153
   
Net Assets $45,434,049

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$252,457 0.73% Scott Lewis President, CEO

Mission

The mission of the YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy mind, spirit, and body for all. Founded in 1869, the YMCA is composed of six branches that serve over 96,000 residents in the Greater Grand Rapids community. YMCA core programs include: childcare, education/leadership, swim/sports/play, camp, family time, sports/recreation, group interests, social services, global services, volunteerism/giving, and advocacy. All program curricula is structured to develop the YMCA's core values of caring, honesty, respect, responsibility, and inclusion. The vision of the YMCA is to be the leader in strengthening the foundations of the community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids (MI) 94.34 four stars
YMCA of the Suncoast (FL) 95.20 four stars
Central Florida YMCA (FL) 90.38 four stars
YMCA of Long Island (NY) 89.33 three stars
YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles (CA) 92.80 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids
475 Lake Michigan Drive, NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
tel: (616) 855-9622
EIN: 38-1358058

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Board Leadership

Sean P. Walsh
Board Chair

CEO

Scott Lewis
President, CEO