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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Central Massachusetts

Live united

three stars

88.58

484 Main Street Worcester, MA 01608
tel: (508) 757-5631   Web Site
EIN: 04-2104017

Board Leadership
AiVi Nguyen
Chairperson

CEO
Tim Garvin
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.58 three stars
  Financial 84.14 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1920, the United Way of Central Massachusetts' mission is to inspire and mobilize the caring power of our community to ensure that children, youth, families and those in need have the opportunity to become self-sufficient and successful members of society. United Way of Central Massachusetts has played a critical role in the local community by helping those in need. As community leaders, we convene local resources - donors, volunteers, partners and agencies to address the most critical human needs, and create a positive, measurable impact in the community. Our impact areas include: ensuring children's readiness for school; supporting positive youth development; and helping people most in need.

Founded in 1920, the United Way of Central Massachusetts' mission is to inspire and mobilize the caring power of our community to ensure that children, youth, families and those in need have the opportunity to become self-sufficient and successful members of society. United Way of Central Massachusetts has played a critical role in the local community by helping those in need. As community leaders, we convene local resources - donors, volunteers, partners and agencies to address the most critical human needs, and create a positive, measurable impact in the community. Our impact areas include: ensuring children's readiness for school; supporting positive youth development; and helping people most in need.

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Financial

three stars

84.14

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
77.7%
  Administrative Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.10
  Program Expenses Growth -1.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Central Massachusetts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Central Massachusetts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Central Massachusetts (MA) 88.58 three stars
United Way of Lake County, IL (IL) 95.30 four stars
United Way of Asheville & Buncombe County (NC) 88.32 three stars
United Way of Dutchess-Orange Region (NY) 85.33 three stars
United Way Emerald Coast (FL) 91.70 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,708,932
   Federated Campaigns $118,362
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $35,924
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $58,335
Total Contributions $5,921,553
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,921,553
   Other Revenue $880,465
TOTAL REVENUE $6,802,018
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,811,184
   Administrative Expenses $628,726
   Fundraising Expenses $917,092
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,357,002
   
Payments to Affiliates $56,435
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $445,016
   
Net Assets $7,484,451

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 Impact Program $2,319,474 48.2%
YouthConnect Program $476,201 9.9%
Women's Initiative Community Impact Program $291,053 6.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 11/01/2019 88.58 three stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 87.07 three stars
2016-06 03/01/2018 81.02 three stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 79.49 two stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 80.75 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 83.59 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 80.47 three stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 82.00 three stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 86.20 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 87.42 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 83.52 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 78.51 two stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 72.79 two stars
2007-06 11/01/2008 68.49 one star
2006-06 11/01/2007 67.20 one star
2005-06 12/01/2006 64.82 one star
2004-06 11/01/2005 73.51 two 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 04-2104017
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (927) Fundraising
(600) Community Chest, United Way, 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 October, 1963
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$148,950 2.34% Timothy J. Garvin President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Central Massachusetts (MA) 88.58 three stars
United Way of Decatur and Mid Illinois (IL) 90.35 four stars
United Way of Delaware County (OH) 89.06 three stars
United Way of Frederick County (MD) 89.34 three stars
United Way of Cullman County (AL) 86.56 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Central Massachusetts
484 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01608
tel: (508) 757-5631
fax: (508) 757-2712
EIN: 04-2104017

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Board Leadership

AiVi Nguyen
Chairperson

CEO

Tim Garvin
President, CEO

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