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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of West Tennessee

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three stars

89.62

1341 North Highland Avenue Jackson, TN 38301
tel: (731) 422-1816   Web Site
EIN: 62-0590257

Board Leadership
Gem Bell
Chairman

CEO
Scott Conger
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.62 three stars
  Financial 85.89 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Everyone deserves opportunities to have a good life: a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to support a family through retirement, and good health. That's why United Way's work is focused on the building blocks for a good life: Education - Helping Children and Youth Achieve Their Potential Income - Promoting Financial Stability and Independence Health - Improving People's Health

Everyone deserves opportunities to have a good life: a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to support a family through retirement, and good health. That's why United Way's work is focused on the building blocks for a good life: Education - Helping Children and Youth Achieve Their Potential Income - Promoting Financial Stability and Independence Health - Improving People's Health

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Financial

three stars

85.89

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 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)
85.7%
  Administrative Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.98
  Program Expenses Growth -7.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 26.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of West Tennessee on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of West Tennessee on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of West Tennessee (TN) 89.62 three stars
United Way of Central West Virginia (WV) 91.73 four stars
United Way of St. Charles (LA) 90.78 four stars
United Way of Central Oklahoma (OK) 91.53 four stars
United Way of Cayuga County (NY) 85.07 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,627,968
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,627,968
   Program Service Revenue $2,450
Total Primary Revenue $1,630,418
   Other Revenue $144,884
TOTAL REVENUE $1,775,302
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,413,731
   Administrative Expenses $139,291
   Fundraising Expenses $139,291
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,692,313
   
Payments to Affiliates $20,475
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $82,989
   
Net Assets $2,261,506

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
Fund Distribution $1,413,731 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-03 03/01/2019 89.62 three stars
2017-03 12/01/2018 86.84 three stars
2016-03 05/01/2017 88.29 three stars
2015-03 06/01/2016 88.29 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-03 02/01/2016 84.50 three stars
2014-03 02/01/2015 86.94 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 77.25 two stars
2011-12 09/01/2012 89.51 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 62-0590257
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF WEST TENNESSEE 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 (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 July, 1968
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
  • March, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$67,758 4.00% Scott Conger President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of West Tennessee (TN) 89.62 three stars
United Way of Greater Fall River (MA) 85.87 three stars
United Way of Greater Toledo (OH) 86.80 three stars
United Way of the Bay Area (CA) 91.45 four stars
United Way of Douglas County (KS) 91.14 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of West Tennessee
1341 North Highland Avenue
Jackson, TN 38301
tel: (731) 422-1816
fax: (731) 422-1872
EIN: 62-0590257

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 2086
Jackson, TN 38302

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Board Leadership

Gem Bell
Chairman

CEO

Scott Conger
President, CEO

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