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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Coastal Georgia

LIVE UNITED

three stars

89.50

3400 Parkwood Drive Suite A, 2nd Floor
Brunswick, GA 31520
tel: (912) 265-1850   Web Site
EIN: 58-0671327

Board Leadership
Mary Jenrette
Chairman

CEO
Justin Callaway
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.50 three stars
  Financial 85.16 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Coastal Georgia (UWCGA) brings together people and resources to build a safety net to help meet the needs of our friends, neighbors, co-workers and families. A volunteer driven organization, UWCGA is helping make a difference in our communities by creating meaningful and tangible impact. As the leading facilitator of community enrichment for Glynn and McIntosh counties, UWCGA envisions mobilizing the caring power of communities to improve people's lives by investing in the building blocks of a good life: a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to support a family through retirement, and good health.

United Way of Coastal Georgia (UWCGA) brings together people and resources to build a safety net to help meet the needs of our friends, neighbors, co-workers and families. A volunteer driven organization, UWCGA is helping make a difference in our communities by creating meaningful and tangible impact. As the leading facilitator of community enrichment for Glynn and McIntosh counties, UWCGA envisions mobilizing the caring power of communities to improve people's lives by investing in the building blocks of a good life: a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to support a family through retirement, and good health.

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Financial

three stars

85.16

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
79.0%
  Administrative Expenses 9.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.61
  Program Expenses Growth -1.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Coastal Georgia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Coastal Georgia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Constituent Voice

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How is the organization collecting feedback?
Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc), Focus groups or interviews (by phone or in person), Community meetings or town halls
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To make fundamental changes to our programs and/or operations, To inform the development of new programs/projects, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve
With whom is the organization sharing feedback?
The people we serve, Our staff, Our board, Our funders, Our community partners
What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?
Note: This organization did not select any of the multiple choice responses to this question
Describe a recent change in your organization that resulted from feedback.
United Way of Coastal Georgia continues to work with community partners to create and expand programs for all residents of Glynn and McIntosh counties
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Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Coastal Georgia (GA) 89.50 three stars
United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee (FL) 98.23 four stars
United Way of Central and Northeastern Connecticut (CT) 85.59 three stars
United Way of Bay County (MI) 90.51 four stars
United Way of St. Charles (LA) 90.13 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $776,366
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $776,366
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $776,366
   Other Revenue $3,547
TOTAL REVENUE $779,913
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $846,076
   Administrative Expenses $96,318
   Fundraising Expenses $137,201
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,079,595
   
Payments to Affiliates $11,168
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-299,682
   
Net Assets $722,822

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
Grants to Health and Human Service Organizations $846,076 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 89.50 three stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 87.83 three stars
2016-12 12/01/2018 86.29 three stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 84.92 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.46 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 77.04 two stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 83.59 three stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 90.32 four stars
2010-12 08/01/2012 94.41 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 58-0671327
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF COASTAL GEORGIA 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 (927) Fundraising
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 May, 1958
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$84,325 7.81% Virginia Brown Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Coastal Georgia (GA) 89.50 three stars
United Way of Cass-Clay (ND) 97.13 four stars
United Way of Baldwin County (AL) 97.32 four stars
United Way of Allen County (IN) 90.34 four stars
United Way of Odessa (TX) 88.03 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Coastal Georgia
3400 Parkwood Drive
Suite A, 2nd Floor
Brunswick, GA 31520
tel: (912) 265-1850
fax: (912) 265-1855
EIN: 58-0671327

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 877
Brunswick, GA 31521

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Board Leadership

Mary Jenrette
Chairman

CEO

Justin Callaway
Executive Director

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