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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Southeast Mississippi

Live united

three stars

83.50

210 West Front Street Hattiesburg, MS 39403
tel: (601) 545-7141   Web Site
EIN: 64-0410475

Board Leadership
Greg Hodges
Board Chair

CEO
Tracie Fowler
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.50 three stars
  Financial 78.09 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Southeast Mississippi is a local nonprofit organization that strives to make a positive impact in Forrest, Lamar and Perry counties. By providing funds to partnering agencies and operating its own programs, United Way addresses community issues in four impact areas: education, financial stability, health, and support services. With the help of many dedicated volunteers, we work to use the community's donations as effectively as possible to meet the needs of our area.

United Way of Southeast Mississippi is a local nonprofit organization that strives to make a positive impact in Forrest, Lamar and Perry counties. By providing funds to partnering agencies and operating its own programs, United Way addresses community issues in four impact areas: education, financial stability, health, and support services. With the help of many dedicated volunteers, we work to use the community's donations as effectively as possible to meet the needs of our area.

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Financial

two stars

78.09

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

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)
72.2%
  Administrative Expenses 12.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.46
  Program Expenses Growth -5.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Southeast Mississippi on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Southeast Mississippi on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Southeast Mississippi (MS) 83.50 three stars
United Way of East Central Iowa (IA) 91.67 four stars
United Way of the Ozarks (MO) 86.85 three stars
Brown County United Way (WI) 89.02 three stars
United Way of Central Alabama (AL) 98.23 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $982,836
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $9,840
Total Contributions $992,676
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $992,676
   Other Revenue $187,384
TOTAL REVENUE $1,180,060
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $761,827
   Administrative Expenses $151,929
   Fundraising Expenses $216,916
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,130,672
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $49,388
   
Net Assets $1,629,136

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-03 06/01/2020 83.50 three stars
2018-03 02/01/2019 83.48 three stars
2017-03 05/01/2018 82.18 three stars
2016-03 06/01/2017 85.65 three stars
2015-03 06/01/2016 87.11 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-03 02/01/2016 75.99 two stars
2014-03 07/01/2015 85.99 three stars
2013-03 02/01/2014 87.65 three stars
2012-03 11/06/2012 85.23 three stars
2011-03 08/01/2012 83.60 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 64-0410475
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF SOUTHEAST MISSISSIPPI 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.
(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 August, 1958
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
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Southeast Mississippi (MS) 83.50 three stars
United Way of Whatcom County (WA) 88.17 three stars
United Way of the Capital Region (PA) 90.91 four stars
United Way of Laramie County (WY) 85.89 three stars
United Way of Southwest Colorado (CO) 85.32 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Southeast Mississippi
210 West Front Street
Hattiesburg, MS 39403
tel: (601) 545-7141
fax: (601) 545-8872
EIN: 64-0410475

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 1648
Hattiesburg, MS 39403

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Board Leadership

Greg Hodges
Board Chair

CEO

Tracie Fowler
President, CEO

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