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    United Way of the Piedmont

    United Way of the Piedmont

     

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    501(c)(3) organization

    Donations are tax-deductible

    http://www.uwpiedmont.org/

    203 East Main Street
    Spartanburg SC 29306

    Mail donations to:
    P.O. Box 5624
    Spartanburg SC 29304

    864-582-7556


    Spartanburg SC | IRS ruling year: 1948 | EIN: 57-0314377  

     

    Organization Mission

    United Way of the Piedmont fights for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in our community. For 85 years, United Way of the Piedmont has united local nonprofits, businesses, and community members to tackle the biggest challenges facing Spartanburg, Cherokee, and Union Counties.

    Our mission is to connect, engage and inspire people to transform our community. It takes ambitious minds, bold goals, and collaboration to truly affect long-term community-wide change. By 2030, it is our goal to decrease the number of individuals living below self-sufficiency by 11,000.

     


    Rating Information

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    Good


    This charity's score is 85%, earning it a Three-Star rating. If this organization aligns with your passions and values, you can give with confidence.


    This overall score is calculated from multiple beacon scores, weighted as follows: 80% Accountability & Finance, 10% Leadership & Adaptability, 10% Culture & Community. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

    Beacon Weights  
    Historical Ratings  

    Rating Report

    • Impact & Results
    • Accountability & Finance
    • Culture & Community
    • Leadership & Adaptability
    Accountability & Finance
    Impact & ResultsAccountability & FinanceCulture & CommunityLeadership & Adaptability

     

    Accountability & Finance

     

    Score

    84

    Most Recent Fiscal Year:
    FY 2022

    This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.

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    Key Accountability Metrics

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    Majority Independent Board Members - 100% independent members10 out of 10 points  
    Independent Board Size - 34 independent members10 out of 10 points  
    Financial Statements - None0 out of 20 points  
    Material Diversion of Assets - None20 out of 20 points  

    Tax Form Disclosures and Policies

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    Website Listed on Tax Form - Listed5 out of 5 points  
    Conflict of Interest Policy - Listed5 out of 5 points  
    Whistleblower Policy - Listed5 out of 5 points  
    Document Retention and Destruction - Listed5 out of 5 points  
    Documents Board Meeting Minutes - Yes5 out of 5 points  
    Tax Form Distributed to Board Before Filing - Listed5 out of 5 points  
    Loans to/from Officers - Missing5 out of 5 points  

    Website Disclosures

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    No Credit
    Tax Form Posted on Nonprofit's Website - Listed5 out of 5 points  

    Financial Metrics

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    Liabilities to Assets: Ratio - 36.76%21 out of 25 points  
    Program Expense: Ratio - 95.39%25 out of 25 points  
    Fundraising Efficiency: Ratio - $0.0225 out of 25 points  
    Working Capital: Ratio - 0.20 years17 out of 25 points  

    Additional Information

    Total Revenue and Expenses - Data Available  
    Salary of Key Persons - Data Available  
    IRS Published Data (Business Master File) - Data Available  
    Data Sources (IRS Forms 990) - Data Available  

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