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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Florence County

Live united

80.91

1621 West Palmetto Street Florence, SC 29501
tel: (843) 662-2407   Web Site
EIN: 57-0368721

Board Leadership
Les Ward
Board Chair

CEO
Cameron Packett Kevin Russell
President

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.91
  Financial 92.74
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00
This rating was published 04/01/2022 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The United Way of Florence County has been a cornerstone of the social service sector in Florence County for over 50 years. In a nutshell, the United Way of Florence County brings together citizens, community leaders, business, the faith-based community, local government, non-profit organizations and many more to ensure measurable results on issues that require collective, not just individual, action are delivered. Why? Because everyone deserves opportunities to have a good life: a complete education, access to basic human needs, personal and professional growth, a positive childhood, a moment to breathe a sigh of relief. The United Way of Florence County is helping to create opportunities for a better life for all.

The United Way of Florence County has been a cornerstone of the social service sector in Florence County for over 50 years. In a nutshell, the United Way of Florence County brings together citizens, community leaders, business, the faith-based community, local government, non-profit organizations and many more to ensure measurable results on issues that require collective, not just individual, action are delivered. Why? Because everyone deserves opportunities to have a good life: a complete education, access to basic human needs, personal and professional growth, a positive childhood, a moment to breathe a sigh of relief. The United Way of Florence County is helping to create opportunities for a better life for all.

Financial

92.74

Accountability & Transparency

74.00

This rating was published 04/01/2022 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
77.1%
  Administrative Expenses 15.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.99
  Program Expenses Growth 3.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Florence County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Florence County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Florence County (SC) 80.91
United Way of York County (PA) 96.11
United Way of Lake County (OH) 90.24
United Way of Greater Charlottesville (VA) 94.84
United Way of Lebanon County (PA) 87.09

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $917,290
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,833
Total Contributions $919,123
   Program Service Revenue $14,493
Total Primary Revenue $933,616
   Other Revenue $112,778
TOTAL REVENUE $1,046,394
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $921,407
   Administrative Expenses $188,445
   Fundraising Expenses $98,001
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,207,853
   
Payments to Affiliates $9,790
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-161,459
   
Net Assets $3,367,256

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
Grants $889,423 96.5%
Burn & Learn $480 < 0.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-06 04/01/2022 80.91
2019-06 12/01/2020 88.08
2018-06 04/01/2020 80.24
2017-06 12/01/2018 80.27
2016-06 02/01/2018 78.11
2015-06 12/01/2016 78.11
2014-06 06/01/2016 78.25
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 77.50
2013-06 04/01/2015 80.32
2012-06 12/01/2013 84.07
2011-06 10/01/2012 82.27
2010-06 08/01/2012 81.23

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 57-0368721
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF FLORENCE COUNTY
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (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 April, 1956
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Cameron Packett President
Other Salaries of Note
$80,000 6.62% Kevin Russell Former President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Florence County (SC) 80.91
United Way of Missoula County (MT) 86.89
United Way of Kenosha County (WI) 95.53
United Way of Mid Coast Maine (ME) 90.96
United Way of Lebanon County (PA) 87.09

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Florence County
1621 West Palmetto Street
Florence, SC 29501
tel: (843) 662-2407
fax: (843) 667-0043
EIN: 57-0368721

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Board Leadership

Les Ward
Board Chair

CEO

Cameron Packett Kevin Russell
President

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