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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Union County

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three stars

88.26

648 Clymer Road Suite 120
Marysville, OH 43040
tel: (937) 644-8381   Web Site
EIN: 31-0682004

Board Leadership
David Gleeson
Board Chair

CEO
Shari Marsh
Operations Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.26 three stars
  Financial 83.40 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1958, United Way of Union County works to bring neighbors together to improve lives. Together with our Member Agencies and other community partners, we're working to meet the basic needs of our neighbors and to enhance the quality of life for all in Union County. More than just a fundraiser, United Way collaborates with local businesses, government, non-profits, and individuals to solve pressing social service issues - large and small. From working to establish a safety net for those in danger of losing their housing to ensuring that children have the opportunity to participate in recreational activities, United Way is at the forefront of making an impact in areas that need it the most.

Founded in 1958, United Way of Union County works to bring neighbors together to improve lives. Together with our Member Agencies and other community partners, we're working to meet the basic needs of our neighbors and to enhance the quality of life for all in Union County. More than just a fundraiser, United Way collaborates with local businesses, government, non-profits, and individuals to solve pressing social service issues - large and small. From working to establish a safety net for those in danger of losing their housing to ensuring that children have the opportunity to participate in recreational activities, United Way is at the forefront of making an impact in areas that need it the most.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Number of organizations applying for grants
34
Average number of non-monetary support contacts per grantee
6
Average grant amount
18,349
Total dollar amount of grants awarded
623,859
Total number of grants awarded
41
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This impact information is current as of November 2018, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. Impact information published on this organization's rating page has no effect on its rating at this time.

Financial

three stars

83.40

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2018 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)
79.4%
  Administrative Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.07
  Program Expenses Growth -0.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Union County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Union County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Union County (OH) 88.26 three stars
United Way of Tri County (MA) 89.18 three stars
United Way of Southeast Louisiana (LA) 86.94 three stars
United Way of the Midlands, South Carolina (SC) 92.84 four stars
United Way of Greater Atlanta (GA) 89.36 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $824,179
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $824,179
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $824,179
   Other Revenue $8,416
TOTAL REVENUE $832,595
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $710,592
   Administrative Expenses $59,692
   Fundraising Expenses $126,798
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $897,082
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-64,487
   
Net Assets $971,071

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
Investing in the Community $523,882 73.7%
Donor Designation $173,507 24.4%
Grant Funds $13,203 1.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 04/01/2018 88.26 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 90.72 four stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 90.30 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.18 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 86.53 three stars
2014-12 12/01/2015 84.72 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 88.21 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2014 89.41 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 87.76 three stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 83.59 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 80.82 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 82.26 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 86.28 three stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 79.74 two stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 80.08 three stars
2006-12 12/01/2007 82.75 three stars
2005-12 10/01/2006 92.84 four stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 95.84 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 31-0682004
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF UNION COUNTY 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 (600) Community Chest, United Way, etc.
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 April, 1960
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$67,713 7.54% Shari Marsh Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Union County (OH) 88.26 three stars
United Way of Delaware County Indiana (IN) 89.26 three stars
Heart of Florida United Way (FL) 94.94 four stars
United Way of the Laurel Highlands (PA) 95.69 four stars
The United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley (OH) 94.05 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Union County
648 Clymer Road
Suite 120
Marysville, OH 43040
tel: (937) 644-8381
fax: (937) 303-4168
EIN: 31-0682004

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Board Leadership

David Gleeson
Board Chair

CEO

Shari Marsh
Operations Director

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