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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way Of Alamance County

Live united

three stars

85.86

220 East Front Street Burlington, NC 27215
tel: (336) 438-2000   Web Site
EIN: 56-0599239

Board Leadership
Nikki Ratliff
Board Chair

CEO
Heidi Norwick
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.86 three stars
  Financial 80.42 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

For more than 90 years, United Way of Alamance County has been fiercely committed to building strong, successful families and a better Alamance County. We are the area's premiere charitable organization. When you join the United Way team, you're supporting a powerful movement to impact the county's most pressing health and human service needs. The United Way of Alamance County, as an organization of donors and volunteers, exists to support the community in addressing its human service needs. We strive to identify those needs, to educate and involve the community, and to acquire, organize, and allocate funds for the benefit of those with insufficient resources in a manner that ensures accountability and maximum effectiveness.

For more than 90 years, United Way of Alamance County has been fiercely committed to building strong, successful families and a better Alamance County. We are the area's premiere charitable organization. When you join the United Way team, you're supporting a powerful movement to impact the county's most pressing health and human service needs. The United Way of Alamance County, as an organization of donors and volunteers, exists to support the community in addressing its human service needs. We strive to identify those needs, to educate and involve the community, and to acquire, organize, and allocate funds for the benefit of those with insufficient resources in a manner that ensures accountability and maximum effectiveness.

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Financial

three stars

80.42

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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 7.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.56
  Program Expenses Growth -5.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way Of Alamance County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way Of Alamance County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way Of Alamance County (NC) 85.86 three stars
United Way of Bucks County (PA) 91.44 four stars
United Way of Greater St. Louis (MO) 95.47 four stars
United Way of Delaware County Indiana (IN) 90.56 four stars
United Way of Hunterdon County (NJ) 88.01 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,122,803
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,122,803
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,122,803
   Other Revenue $51,029
TOTAL REVENUE $1,173,832
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,230,963
   Administrative Expenses $101,114
   Fundraising Expenses $197,356
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,529,433
   
Payments to Affiliates $17,230
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-355,601
   
Net Assets $1,168,626

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
Community Grants $824,112 66.9%
Collective Impact Partnerships $394,388 32.0%
Community Council $12,463 1.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2020 85.86 three stars
2018-06 10/01/2019 89.50 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 91.12 four stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 92.67 four stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 88.61 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 84.50 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 79.67 two stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 76.49 two stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 86.29 three stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 90.34 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 56-0599239
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF ALAMANCE COUNTY 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 (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 December, 1953
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
$77,925 5.09% Heidi Norwick President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way Of Alamance County (NC) 85.86 three stars
United Way of Broward County (FL) 90.71 four stars
United Way of Knox County, Ohio (OH) 90.41 four stars
United Way of the Lewis and Clark Area (MT) 89.81 three stars
United Way of El Paso County (TX) 91.98 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way Of Alamance County
220 East Front Street
Burlington, NC 27215
tel: (336) 438-2000
fax: (336) 438-2009
EIN: 56-0599239

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Board Leadership

Nikki Ratliff
Board Chair

CEO

Heidi Norwick
President

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