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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties

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four stars

91.41

1150 5th Street Suite 290
Coralville, IA 52241
tel: (319) 338-7823   Web Site
EIN: 42-6062055

Board Leadership
Mark Nolte
Board Chair

CEO
Katie Knight
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.41 four stars
  Financial 87.86 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties describes the united way our community comes together to create social change and improve lives. United Way partners with donors; nonprofit organizations; public policy makers at the local, state and national levels; community leaders; and area businesses; to address the challenges we face as a community. Together, we support a vision of a strong, supportive, safe and healthy community.

United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties describes the united way our community comes together to create social change and improve lives. United Way partners with donors; nonprofit organizations; public policy makers at the local, state and national levels; community leaders; and area businesses; to address the challenges we face as a community. Together, we support a vision of a strong, supportive, safe and healthy community.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of overall donors
4,266
Number of meetings held with decision makers
41
Estimated number of new funding sources secured for the sector
3
Estimated number of funding dollars secured for the sector
2,140,780
Number of literacy kits created by volunteers and distributed to area youth in Title 1 elementary schools.
1,641
Number of books distributed
9,000
Number of students who receive scholarship funds and/or tuition assistance
84
This impact information is current as of September 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

87.86

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 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)
83.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.68
  Program Expenses Growth 0.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 54.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties (IA) 91.41 four stars
United Way of Salt Lake (UT) 91.59 four stars
United Way of Saginaw County (MI) 89.73 three stars
United Way of Northeastern Minnesota (MN) 97.17 four stars
United Way of Central Maryland (MD) 87.07 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,038,571
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $30,270
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,000
Total Contributions $2,070,841
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,070,841
   Other Revenue $-4,543
TOTAL REVENUE $2,066,298
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,801,709
   Administrative Expenses $180,337
   Fundraising Expenses $176,135
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,158,181
   
Payments to Affiliates $25,724
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-91,883
   
Net Assets $1,485,968

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
Partner Agency Allocation $1,547,089 85.9%
Donor Designations $254,620 14.1%

Ratings History
United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-03 03/01/2019 91.41 four stars
2017-03 12/01/2018 92.74 four stars
2016-03 06/01/2017 90.87 four stars
2015-03 07/01/2016 87.03 three stars
2015-03 06/01/2016 86.12 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-03 02/01/2016 91.93 four stars
2014-03 04/01/2015 94.55 four stars
2013-03 02/01/2014 84.24 three stars
2012-03 04/01/2013 78.86 two stars
2011-03 08/01/2012 84.18 three 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 42-6062055
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF JOHNSON & WASHINGTON COUNTIES 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
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 July, 1961
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
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  • March, 2018
  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$91,123 4.22% Catherine Knight President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties (IA) 91.41 four stars
United Way of the Eastern Panhandle (WV) 90.91 four stars
United Way of Southern Kentucky (KY) 88.10 three stars
Mile High United Way (CO) 89.00 three stars
United Way of Benton and Franklin Counties (WA) 93.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties
1150 5th Street
Suite 290
Coralville, IA 52241
tel: (319) 338-7823
fax: (319) 339-7337
EIN: 42-6062055

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Board Leadership

Mark Nolte
Board Chair

CEO

Katie Knight
President, CEO

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