Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Ventura County

LIVE UNITED

four stars

96.58

4001 Mission Oaks Boulevard Suite E
Camarillo, CA 93012
tel: (805) 485-6288   Web Site
EIN: 95-1945833

Board Leadership
Trish Williams
Chair

CEO
Eric Harrison
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.58 four stars
  Financial 97.30 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since 1945, the United Way has helped Ventura County residents receive valuable health and human services by providing support to worthy causes and organizations. Although there are United Way organizations in almost every part of the United States, each one is governed by its own local board and is completely autonomous from the United Way of America. The United Way of Ventura County is a volunteer-driven organization. This means that individuals living and working in the local community volunteer their time and expertise to set and monitor the direction in planning, policy decisions, and financial development of the United Way. United Way's Community Impact Fund is improving the health of Ventura County residents, building self-sufficiency, meeting basic needs, and providing connections to important resources.

Since 1945, the United Way has helped Ventura County residents receive valuable health and human services by providing support to worthy causes and organizations. Although there are United Way organizations in almost every part of the United States, each one is governed by its own local board and is completely autonomous from the United Way of America. The United Way of Ventura County is a volunteer-driven organization. This means that individuals living and working in the local community volunteer their time and expertise to set and monitor the direction in planning, policy decisions, and financial development of the United Way. United Way's Community Impact Fund is improving the health of Ventura County residents, building self-sufficiency, meeting basic needs, and providing connections to important resources.

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Financial

four stars

97.30

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
84.3%
  Administrative Expenses 5.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.18
  Program Expenses Growth 30.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Ventura County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Ventura County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,718,092
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $107,571
Total Contributions $6,825,663
   Program Service Revenue $7,836
Total Primary Revenue $6,833,499
   Other Revenue $191,946
TOTAL REVENUE $7,025,445
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,616,811
   Administrative Expenses $182,280
   Fundraising Expenses $343,339
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,142,430
   
Payments to Affiliates $20,895
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,883,015
   
Net Assets $3,317,464

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$148,350 3.58% Eric Harrison Chief Executive Officer

Mission

Since 1945, the United Way has helped Ventura County residents receive valuable health and human services by providing support to worthy causes and organizations. Although there are United Way organizations in almost every part of the United States, each one is governed by its own local board and is completely autonomous from the United Way of America. The United Way of Ventura County is a volunteer-driven organization. This means that individuals living and working in the local community volunteer their time and expertise to set and monitor the direction in planning, policy decisions, and financial development of the United Way. United Way's Community Impact Fund is improving the health of Ventura County residents, building self-sufficiency, meeting basic needs, and providing connections to important resources.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Ventura County (CA) 96.58 four stars
Allegan County United Way (MI) 88.57 three stars
United Way of Kennebec Valley (ME) 94.93 four stars
United Way of Elkhart County, Indiana (IN) 85.71 three stars
United Way of Tri County (MA) 88.02 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Ventura County
4001 Mission Oaks Boulevard
Suite E
Camarillo, CA 93012
tel: (805) 485-6288
fax: (805) 485-4845
EIN: 95-1945833

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Board Leadership

Trish Williams
Chair

CEO

Eric Harrison
President, CEO