EIN 91-0780533

Metropolitan Development Council (MDC)

IRS 501(c) type
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Metropolitan Development Council's mission is to develop and manage innovative programs that promote self-sufficiency and remove individuals and families from poverty.
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Program areas at MDC

Asset buildingemployment and trainingmdc offers low-income youth and adults an opportunity to find jobs in the community. Services include case-management, barrier reduction, job readiness training and job placement. Child and adult care food program ("cacfp") provides oversight and reimbursement dollars for nutritional meals served to children.the educational opportunity centers provide free educational navigation support to adults through career advising and exploration, education planning, assistance with financial aid forms and college applications and student loan default advocacy. Mdc helps low-income and first generation college bound 9th through 12th grade students graduate from high school and enroll in college. Intensive academic support including: in classroom academic courses, a six week summer supplemental education program on a college campus, tutoring, assistance in completing financial aid forms, service learning and leadership activities. The education talent search is an mdc early intervention program for low income and first generation college bound students, age 11-18, to prepare and plan for a college education. From 6th grade to graduation, students benefit from tutoring, study skills Development, education workshops and career exploration such as career day, job shadowing, business speakers and campus visits. Parents and students learn about college admissions requirements, financial aid options and financial literacy.
Housingmdc operates a continuum of affordable housing options for individuals and families who are coming out of homelessness or have lower incomes, many of whom experience disabilities. Apartments, duplexes, group homes and single family dwellings comprise the more than 340 units of rental housing available from mdc, making it possible for 900 individuals to be served each year. Mdc provides many specialized services to help stabilize these individuals and families. Mdc's continuum of care provides clients with housing placement and on-going services that best meet their needs. Professional case management services are tailored to fit the needs of each tenant in reducing barriers to permanent housing and self-sufficiency.homeless prevention programs include utility assistance through the low income housing energy and assistance program ("liheap") in partnership with the state and local utility companies; conservation of energy use through small repair and weatherization measures added to homes in the city of tacoma.the landlord liaison project contributes to homeless prevention and rapid re-housing of clients in need of help finding and maintaining affordable housing. Mdc veterans programs provide navigation and temporary financial support (including rent) to veterans and their families who are experiencing or at high risk of homelessness.
Healthcaremedical mdc provides low-income adults and families experiencing homeless health care services. Services include psychiatric assessment and treatment, and substance abuse treatment. Acute medical detoxmdc provides inpatient acute medical detoxification (withdrawal management) to youth and adults experiencing physical withdrawal from alcohol and other drugs. Sixteen beds are available at any given time.outpatient chemical dependencymdc provides assessment, outpatient and intensive outpatient services to individuals who meet medical necessity criteria to recover from addiction to alcohol and other drugs.psychiatric evaluation and treatmentmdc provides inpatient, voluntary and involuntary psychiatric services to up to 16 individuals at any given time who have been determined to be a danger to themselves or others or determined to be gravely disabled and in need of inpatient treatment to stabilize.

Who funds Metropolitan Development Council (MDC)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Foundation for Tacoma StudentsGates$25,000
The Bamford FoundationProgram and General Support$10,000
Federal funding details
Federal agencyProgram nameAmount
Department of Health and Human ServicesLOW-INCOME HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE$2,116,968
Department of AgricultureCHILD AND ADULT CARE FOOD PROGRAM$1,881,193
Department of the TreasuryCORONAVIRUS RELIEF FUND$1,375,952
...and 10 more federal grants / contracts

Personnel at MDC

Pamela DuncanPresident and Chief Executive Officer
Keith BakerInterim Chief Financial Officer / Chief Finance Officer - Interim
Mieko GrayChief of Staff and Director of People Management$125,088
Rob HuffDirector of Communications and Advocacy
Kurt KellyDirector of Information Systems / Program Manager
...and 12 more key personnel

Financials for MDC

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$14,617,343
Program services$4,917,372
Investment income and dividends$47,862
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$-64,413
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$1,624
Total revenues$19,519,788

Form 990s for MDC

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-03-30990View PDF
2018-122020-01-23990View PDF
2017-122019-03-15990View PDF
2016-122018-01-18990View PDF
2015-122017-03-28990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

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Data update history
July 2, 2022
Received grants
Identified 2 new grant, including a grant for $25,000 from Foundation for Tacoma Students
January 11, 2022
Updated personnel
Identified 1 new personnel
August 23, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
June 16, 2021
Updated personnel
Identified 1 new personnel
June 16, 2021
Used new vendors
Identified 3 new vendors, including , , and
Nonprofit Types
ClinicsHuman service organizationsHeadquarter / parent organizationsCommunity Action Programs
HealthMental healthHuman servicesHousingHomelessness
Fundraising eventsReceives government fundingCommunity engagement / volunteeringTax deductible donations
General information
945 Fawcett Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402
Metro area
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
Pierce County, WA
Website URL
(253) 383-3921
Facebook page
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
P20: Human Service Organizations
NAICS code, primary
621: Outpatient Health Care Practitioners and Facilities
Parent/child status
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