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Community Development : United Ways

United Way of Bucks County

Live United

four stars

91.44

413 Hood Boulevard Fairless Hills, PA 19030
tel: (215) 949-1660   Web Site
EIN: 23-1409706

Board Leadership
Todd Alderfer
Board Chair

CEO
Marissa Christie
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.44 four stars
  Financial 94.96 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Bucks County is dedicated to improving lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities.

We believe that we are all connected and that we all have a stake in making Bucks County a healthy and prosperous community. We know that when we work together to advance the common good, we create a better life for all.

To advance the greater good, we focus on three key issues: access to a quality education, a stable income, and good health - the building blocks of a great life.
- See more at: http://www.uwbucks.org/who-we-are/mission/#sthash.lgUxbUgc.dpuf

United Way of Bucks County is dedicated to improving lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities.

We believe that we are all connected and that we all have a stake in making Bucks County a healthy and prosperous community. We know that when we work together to advance the common good, we create a better life for all.

To advance the greater good, we focus on three key issues: access to a quality education, a stable income, and good health - the building blocks of a great life.
- See more at: http://www.uwbucks.org/who-we-are/mission/#sthash.lgUxbUgc.dpuf

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Financial

four stars

94.96

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
86.1%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.76
  Program Expenses Growth 0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Bucks County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Bucks County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Bucks County (PA) 91.44 four stars
Heart of West Michigan United Way (MI) 96.13 four stars
United Way of Northeastern Minnesota (MN) 97.17 four stars
United Way Galveston County Mainland (TX) 94.74 four stars
United Way of Santa Barbara County (CA) 91.20 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,340,129
   Federated Campaigns $5,347
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $54,071
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,513,639
Total Contributions $3,913,186
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,913,186
   Other Revenue $28,925
TOTAL REVENUE $3,942,111
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,256,686
   Administrative Expenses $212,232
   Fundraising Expenses $275,801
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,744,719
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $197,392
   
Net Assets $2,953,386

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
Community & Agency Services $2,274,804 69.9%
Funds for Community Investments & Nonprofit Grants $632,634 19.4%
Community Impact Funds $215,790 6.6%

Ratings History
United Way of Bucks County has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 91.44 four stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 91.10 four stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 90.07 four stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 85.26 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.09 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 88.70 three stars
2012-12 07/01/2014 93.24 four stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 94.36 four stars
2010-12 08/01/2012 94.39 four 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 23-1409706
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF BUCKS COUNTY
NTEE Code T70
NTEE Classification Fund Raising Organizations That Cross Categories
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (600) Community Chest, United Way, etc.
(927) Fundraising
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 June, 1954
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$111,000 2.96% Marissa Christie President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Bucks County (PA) 91.44 four stars
United Way of Blount County (TN) 100.00 four stars
The United Way of Clark, Champaign and Madison Counties Ohio (OH) 92.22 four stars
United Way of Greater Lima (OH) 85.86 three stars
United Way Worldwide (VA) 96.46 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Bucks County
413 Hood Boulevard
Fairless Hills, PA 19030
tel: (215) 949-1660
fax: (215) 949-0373
EIN: 23-1409706

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Board Leadership

Todd Alderfer
Board Chair

CEO

Marissa Christie
President, CEO

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