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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Wyandotte County

Live united

four stars

91.71

434 Minnesota Avenue P.O. Box 17-1042
Kansas City, KS 66117
tel: (913) 371-3674   Web Site
EIN: 48-0636601

Board Leadership
John McDonough
Board Chair

CEO
Todd Jordan
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.71 four stars
  Financial 88.67 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The United Way of Wyandotte County is one of nearly 1,400 community-based United Way associations across the United States and is governed by an independent board of 36 local community leaders and volunteers. The money we raise stays in Wyandotte County to support programs operated by non-profit social service agencies based in our community. The United Way of Wyandotte County funds programs that help meet basic needs, nurture children and families, and promote health and quality of life. Community volunteers are today, as always, our greatest asset. Volunteer leadership drives the United Way of Wyandotte County's mission to increase the community's understanding of human needs and mobilize resources to address those needs.

The United Way of Wyandotte County is one of nearly 1,400 community-based United Way associations across the United States and is governed by an independent board of 36 local community leaders and volunteers. The money we raise stays in Wyandotte County to support programs operated by non-profit social service agencies based in our community. The United Way of Wyandotte County funds programs that help meet basic needs, nurture children and families, and promote health and quality of life. Community volunteers are today, as always, our greatest asset. Volunteer leadership drives the United Way of Wyandotte County's mission to increase the community's understanding of human needs and mobilize resources to address those needs.

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Financial

three stars

88.67

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
87.8%
  Administrative Expenses 3.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.56
  Program Expenses Growth -6.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Wyandotte County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Wyandotte County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Wyandotte County (KS) 91.71 four stars
United Way of Southwest Colorado (CO) 85.32 three stars
United Way of Southeast Louisiana (LA) 85.22 three stars
United Way of Santa Barbara County (CA) 85.43 three stars
United Way of Dane County (WI) 97.86 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,124,426
   Federated Campaigns $31,561
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $20,124
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $935,902
Total Contributions $3,112,013
   Program Service Revenue $66,034
Total Primary Revenue $3,178,047
   Other Revenue $8,790
TOTAL REVENUE $3,186,837
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,645,259
   Administrative Expenses $127,430
   Fundraising Expenses $237,654
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,010,343
   
Payments to Affiliates $31,444
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $176,494
   
Net Assets $1,865,307

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 Care Allocations $928,728 35.1%
Youthbuild Kick $570,932 21.6%
Project Spark $458,006 17.3%

Ratings History
United Way of Wyandotte County has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2019 91.71 four stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 92.42 four stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 87.44 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 87.30 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.44 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 81.28 three stars
2013-06 12/22/2014 83.98 three stars
2012-06 09/04/2013 86.56 three stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 91.06 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 48-0636601
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF WYANDOTTE 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.
(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 August, 1959
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$61,998 2.05% Todd Jordan President & CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$89,549 2.97% Wendell Maddox Former President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Wyandotte County (KS) 91.71 four stars
United Way of Odessa (TX) 88.03 three stars
United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region (MI) 94.15 four stars
United Way of Northwest Georgia (GA) 95.04 four stars
Mesa United Way (AZ) 95.47 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Wyandotte County
434 Minnesota Avenue
P.O. Box 17-1042
Kansas City, KS 66117
tel: (913) 371-3674
fax: (913) 371-2718
EIN: 48-0636601

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Board Leadership

John McDonough
Board Chair

CEO

Todd Jordan
President, CEO

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