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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of the Laurel Highlands

Live united

four stars

94.61

422 Main Street Suite 203
Johnstown, PA 15901
tel: (814) 535-2563   Web Site
EIN: 25-0965383

Board Leadership
Mike Artim
Board Chair

CEO
Bill McKinney
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.61 four stars
  Financial 92.38 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

92.38

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
81.1%
  Administrative Expenses 5.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.61
  Program Expenses Growth 8.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of the Laurel Highlands on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of the Laurel Highlands on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of the Laurel Highlands (PA) 94.61 four stars
United Way for Southeastern Michigan (MI) 91.16 four stars
United Way of Central Ohio (OH) 89.86 three stars
United Way of Essex and West Hudson (NJ) 87.07 three stars
Mesa United Way (AZ) 89.39 three stars

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The United Way of the Laurel Highlands is working to advance the common good by focusing on the building blocks for a good life - Education, Income and Health. United Way agencies serve one out of every three families in Cambria and Somerset Counties by connecting those who need help with the right services and support. Victims of domestic violence are given shelter and the strength they need to build a new life. At-risk youth receive mentoring and guidance to make better life choices. Seniors find caring and support. Families in crisis find housing, food, and a helping hand. Our major focus is to create long-lasting changes that prevent problems from happening in the first place. We bring together people from all across the community to tackle the issues. We all win when a child succeeds in school, when a family becomes financially stable, and when people have good health.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,374,924
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $40,285
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $207,042
Total Contributions $2,622,251
   Program Service Revenue $9,595
Total Primary Revenue $2,631,846
   Other Revenue $8,722
TOTAL REVENUE $2,640,568
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,304,240
   Administrative Expenses $77,968
   Fundraising Expenses $212,614
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,594,822
   
Payments to Affiliates $16,863
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,045,746
   
Net Assets $2,341,052

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
Fund Distribution $850,500 65.2%
Emergency Food and Shelter Programs $231,067 17.7%
Community Outreach $78,335 6.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 05/01/2017 94.61 four stars
2015-06 04/01/2017 89.40 three stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 89.03 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 88.70 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 83.20 three stars
2013-06 04/01/2014 87.24 three stars
2011-12 09/01/2012 92.53 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 25-0965383
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF THE LAUREL HIGHLANDS 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 (903) Community trust or component
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 December, 1972
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$70,700 4.43% William McKinney President

The United Way of the Laurel Highlands is working to advance the common good by focusing on the building blocks for a good life - Education, Income and Health. United Way agencies serve one out of every three families in Cambria and Somerset Counties by connecting those who need help with the right services and support. Victims of domestic violence are given shelter and the strength they need to build a new life. At-risk youth receive mentoring and guidance to make better life choices. Seniors find caring and support. Families in crisis find housing, food, and a helping hand. Our major focus is to create long-lasting changes that prevent problems from happening in the first place. We bring together people from all across the community to tackle the issues. We all win when a child succeeds in school, when a family becomes financially stable, and when people have good health.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of the Laurel Highlands (PA) 94.61 four stars
United Way of Southwest Alabama (AL) 85.01 three stars
United Way of Racine County (WI) 86.01 three stars
Mile High United Way (CO) 89.39 three stars
United Way of Wyoming Valley (PA) 86.85 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of the Laurel Highlands
422 Main Street
Suite 203
Johnstown, PA 15901
tel: (814) 535-2563
fax: (814) 535-2690
EIN: 25-0965383

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Board Leadership

Mike Artim
Board Chair

CEO

Bill McKinney
President, CEO

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