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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Hampshire County

Live united

three stars

86.43

71 King Street P.O Box 123
Northampton, MA 01060
tel: (413) 584-3962   Web Site
EIN: 04-2104792

Board Leadership
Molly Mead and Lindsay Barron
Co-Chairs

CEO
John Bidwell
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.43 three stars
  Financial 84.28 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The United Way of Hampshire County is about advancing the common good. It is about sustaining and strengthening a network of local agencies prepared to respond to our neighbors in need. United Way invests in opportunities that create a better life for all. We focus campaign investments in three areas that offer some of the basic building blocks for a good life - a good start for children and youth, health and safety for all and resources that promote economic security. And, as the lives of those in need improve, our entire community benefits.

The United Way of Hampshire County is about advancing the common good. It is about sustaining and strengthening a network of local agencies prepared to respond to our neighbors in need. United Way invests in opportunities that create a better life for all. We focus campaign investments in three areas that offer some of the basic building blocks for a good life - a good start for children and youth, health and safety for all and resources that promote economic security. And, as the lives of those in need improve, our entire community benefits.

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Financial

three stars

84.28

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
78.5%
  Administrative Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.03
  Program Expenses Growth -4.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Hampshire County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Hampshire County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Hampshire County (MA) 86.43 three stars
United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley (VA) 92.98 four stars
United Way of Greater Greensboro (NC) 92.84 four stars
United Way of Story County (IA) 100.00 four stars
United Way of Greater New Haven (CT) 86.77 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $935,682
   Federated Campaigns $35,924
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $971,606
   Program Service Revenue $41,963
Total Primary Revenue $1,013,569
   Other Revenue $20,276
TOTAL REVENUE $1,033,845
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $835,096
   Administrative Expenses $129,331
   Fundraising Expenses $169,588
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,134,015
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-100,170
   
Net Assets $1,291,631

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 Investment $810,662 97.1%
Community Impact $23,134 2.8%
Funds for Refugee Families in Hampshire County $1,300 0.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 05/01/2019 86.43 three stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 89.48 three stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 89.91 three stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 90.88 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 86.27 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 85.37 three stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 83.08 three stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 79.82 two stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 77.83 two 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 04-2104792
Name in IRS Master File HAMPSHIRE COMMUNITY UNITED WAY
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 (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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, 1955
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
Not compensated -- John Bidwell Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$52,204 4.60% Robert Lapre Director of Finance
$26,700 2.35% Renee Moss Interim Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Hampshire County (MA) 86.43 three stars
United Way of Greater Nashua (NH) 94.14 four stars
United Way of Blount County (TN) 100.00 four stars
United Way of Kitsap County (WA) 86.17 three stars
United Way of Central Ohio (OH) 90.71 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Hampshire County
71 King Street
P.O Box 123
Northampton, MA 01060
tel: (413) 584-3962
fax: (413) 584-5114
EIN: 04-2104792

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Board Leadership

Molly Mead and Lindsay Barron
Co-Chairs

CEO

John Bidwell
Executive Director

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