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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Eastern Maine

Live united

four stars

91.31

700 Main Street Suite 1
Bangor, ME 04401
tel: (207) 941-2800   Web Site
EIN: 01-0211478

Board Leadership
Pat Kimball
Chair

CEO
Shirar Patterson
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.31 four stars
  Financial 88.38 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Working with the communities we serve, the United Way of Eastern Maine is a trusted catalyst for meaningful and lasting change that improves the lives of people in our region. We improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of people and communities. We aim to achieve measurable results in three areas: Education: Children are Ready to Learn and Safe After School Income: Families Safe and Secure Health: Seniors are Independent and Active

Working with the communities we serve, the United Way of Eastern Maine is a trusted catalyst for meaningful and lasting change that improves the lives of people in our region. We improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of people and communities. We aim to achieve measurable results in three areas: Education: Children are Ready to Learn and Safe After School Income: Families Safe and Secure Health: Seniors are Independent and Active

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Financial

three stars

88.38

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 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)
79.4%
  Administrative Expenses 1.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 18.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.19
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.92
  Program Expenses Growth 3.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Eastern Maine on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Eastern Maine on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Eastern Maine (ME) 91.31 four stars
United Way of St. Charles (LA) 90.13 four stars
United Way of Southwest Michigan (MI) 92.95 four stars
Head of the Lakes United Way (MN) 89.78 three stars
United Way of Central West Virginia (WV) 88.08 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,110,468
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $14,498
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $19,749
Total Contributions $2,144,715
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,144,715
   Other Revenue $192,923
TOTAL REVENUE $2,337,638
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,824,512
   Administrative Expenses $35,341
   Fundraising Expenses $391,645
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,251,498
   
Payments to Affiliates $18,865
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $86,140
   
Net Assets $4,827,231

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
Opportunity 2028 $1,005,784 55.1%
Volunteerism $79,717 4.4%
211 $47,749 2.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 12/01/2020 91.31 four stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 89.20 three stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 81.84 three stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 83.96 three stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 84.30 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.54 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 84.45 three stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 81.09 three stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 79.06 two stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 88.03 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 01-0211478
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF EASTERN MAINE
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.
(902) Emergency or disaster aid fund
(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 Central - the organization is a central type organization (no group exemption) of a National, Regional or Geographic grouping of organizations.
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date September, 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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$93,825 4.16% Shirar Patterson President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Eastern Maine (ME) 91.31 four stars
United Way of Southeastern Connecticut (CT) 93.41 four stars
United Way of the Piedmont (SC) 92.94 four stars
United Way of Greater Rochester (NY) 96.89 four stars
Oshkosh Area United Way (WI) 90.28 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Eastern Maine
700 Main Street
Suite 1
Bangor, ME 04401
tel: (207) 941-2800
fax: (207) 941-2805
EIN: 01-0211478

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Board Leadership

Pat Kimball
Chair

CEO

Shirar Patterson
President and CEO

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