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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of the Big Bend

Live united

three stars

83.03

307 East Seventh Avenue Tallahassee, FL 32303
tel: (850) 414-0855   Web Site
EIN: 59-6011150

Board Leadership
Darrick McGhee
Chair

CEO
Katrina Rolle
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.03 three stars
  Financial 76.20 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of the Big Bend (formerly United Way of Leon County) was founded February 11, 1943. Over the years, United Way's purpose has remained constant. We are dedicated to supporting the greatest variety of human service agencies in the local area and reaching people from all walks of life and income groups. Our agencies address the most prominent need areas in this community: youth development, emergency services, physical health, children's services, senior services, family support, services to the disabled, community support, and substance abuse. We lead and inspire the region to work together as a community, collectively caring for one another and enhancing the quality of life for all.

United Way of the Big Bend (formerly United Way of Leon County) was founded February 11, 1943. Over the years, United Way's purpose has remained constant. We are dedicated to supporting the greatest variety of human service agencies in the local area and reaching people from all walks of life and income groups. Our agencies address the most prominent need areas in this community: youth development, emergency services, physical health, children's services, senior services, family support, services to the disabled, community support, and substance abuse. We lead and inspire the region to work together as a community, collectively caring for one another and enhancing the quality of life for all.

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Financial

two stars

76.20

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
82.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.15
  Program Expenses Growth -3.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 79.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of the Big Bend on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of the Big Bend on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of the Big Bend (FL) 83.03 three stars
United Way of Lake County (OH) 87.27 three stars
United Way of Southwest Georgia (GA) 85.92 three stars
United Way of Ventura County (CA) 96.58 four stars
United Way of Abilene (TX) 94.15 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,010,756
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,010,756
   Program Service Revenue $10,000
Total Primary Revenue $4,020,756
   Other Revenue $239,956
TOTAL REVENUE $4,260,712
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,392,945
   Administrative Expenses $379,863
   Fundraising Expenses $353,495
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,126,303
   
Payments to Affiliates $55,199
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $134,409
   
Net Assets $792,317

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
Funds for Agency Programs $2,536,488 74.8%
21st Century Community Learning Centers Grant $420,782 12.4%
ReadingPals $43,350 1.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 08/01/2019 83.03 three stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 84.50 three stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 80.06 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 79.78 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 79.39 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 77.02 two stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 74.50 two stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 77.68 two stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 81.72 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 81.67 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 79.17 two stars
2008-06 06/01/2009 83.32 three stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 86.87 three stars
2006-06 06/01/2007 80.86 three stars
2005-06 10/01/2006 72.71 two stars
2004-06 12/01/2005 78.82 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 59-6011150
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF THE BIG BEND INC
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 (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
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 February, 1958
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$131,876 3.19% Katrina Rolle President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of the Big Bend (FL) 83.03 three stars
United Way of York County, Maine (ME) 87.12 three stars
United Way of Pierce County (WA) 86.49 three stars
Heartland United Way (NE) 92.26 four stars
United Way of Marathon County (WI) 92.75 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of the Big Bend
307 East Seventh Avenue
Tallahassee, FL 32303
tel: (850) 414-0855
fax: (850) 414-0852
EIN: 59-6011150

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Board Leadership

Darrick McGhee
Chair

CEO

Katrina Rolle
President

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