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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Mesa County

Live United

two stars

79.47

422 White Avenue 3rd Floor
Grand Junction, CO 81501
tel: (970) 243-5364   Web Site
EIN: 84-0503686

Board Leadership
Laura Glatt
President

CEO
Julie Hinkson
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 79.47 two stars
  Financial 71.25 two 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.

Founded in 1959 in Grand Junction, CO, United Way of Mesa County raises money from the community to fund programs that address community concerns. United Way of Mesa County is one of over 1,300 community-based United Way organizations. United Way of Mesa County brings our community together to focus on its most important needs -- building partnerships, forging consensus and leveraging resources to make a measurable difference. We provide leadership and resources that unite people in building a strong and compassionate community responding to human needs. We foster cooperation among community agencies, business and governmental sectors in an effort to encourage a balanced network of services for people in our community.

Founded in 1959 in Grand Junction, CO, United Way of Mesa County raises money from the community to fund programs that address community concerns. United Way of Mesa County is one of over 1,300 community-based United Way organizations. United Way of Mesa County brings our community together to focus on its most important needs -- building partnerships, forging consensus and leveraging resources to make a measurable difference. We provide leadership and resources that unite people in building a strong and compassionate community responding to human needs. We foster cooperation among community agencies, business and governmental sectors in an effort to encourage a balanced network of services for people in our community.

Financial

two stars

71.25

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)
71.9%
  Administrative Expenses 16.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.21
  Program Expenses Growth 11.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 73.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Mesa County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Mesa County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Mesa County (CO) 79.47 two stars
United Way of Beaumont & North Jefferson County (TX) 94.05 four stars
Missouri Slope Areawide United Way (ND) 92.22 four stars
United Way of Denton County (TX) 88.19 three stars
United Way Emerald Coast (FL) 86.86 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $758,591
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $758,591
   Program Service Revenue $50,977
Total Primary Revenue $809,568
   Other Revenue $27,834
TOTAL REVENUE $837,402
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $702,355
   Administrative Expenses $139,816
   Fundraising Expenses $90,012
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $932,183
   
Payments to Affiliates $8,540
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-94,781
   
Net Assets $180,150

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
2019-06 06/01/2020 79.47 two stars
2018-06 10/01/2019 80.42 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 78.55 two stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 75.23 two stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 75.87 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 76.34 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/22/2015 74.81 two stars
2014-06 11/01/2015 74.66 two stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 73.29 two stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 73.15 two stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 74.14 two stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 83.29 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 84-0503686
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF MESA COUNTY 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
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 September, 1979
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
$73,441 7.87% Julie Hinkson Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Mesa County (CO) 79.47 two stars
Heartland United Way (NE) 92.24 four stars
United Way of Rhode Island (RI) 86.67 three stars
United Way of Lebanon County (PA) 87.09 three stars
United Way of the Piedmont (SC) 92.94 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Mesa County
422 White Avenue
3rd Floor
Grand Junction, CO 81501
tel: (970) 243-5364
fax: (970) 242-6719
EIN: 84-0503686

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 153
Grand Junction, CO 81502

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Board Leadership

Laura Glatt
President

CEO

Julie Hinkson
Executive Director

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