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Community Development : United Ways

United Way of Passaic County

Live united

four stars

96.51

Center City Mall, Upper Level 301 Main Street
Paterson, NJ 07505
tel: (973) 279-8900   Web Site
EIN: 22-6070498

Board Leadership
George Riley
Chair

CEO
Yvonne Zuidema
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.51 four stars
  Financial 95.07 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Passaic County envisions a community where every child is ready to succeed in school, every person can meet their most basic needs and everyone can pursue productive and satisfying lives. The organization is committed to creating lasting change - from our Financial Empowerment Zone to our Hunger-Free Communities work. United Way of Passaic County is uniquely positioned to leverage its own health and human services expertise, a powerful base of donors and volunteers, public advocacy and outcome-based funding to help identify and solve chronic community-wide issues within our region.

United Way of Passaic County envisions a community where every child is ready to succeed in school, every person can meet their most basic needs and everyone can pursue productive and satisfying lives. The organization is committed to creating lasting change - from our Financial Empowerment Zone to our Hunger-Free Communities work. United Way of Passaic County is uniquely positioned to leverage its own health and human services expertise, a powerful base of donors and volunteers, public advocacy and outcome-based funding to help identify and solve chronic community-wide issues within our region.

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Financial

four stars

95.07

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
83.1%
  Administrative Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.82
  Program Expenses Growth -2.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Passaic County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Passaic County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Passaic County (NJ) 96.51 four stars
United Way of the Mid-Willamette Valley (OR) 86.32 three stars
United Way of Wyoming Valley (PA) 91.88 four stars
Greater Mankato Area United Way (MN) 91.99 four stars
United Way of South Texas (TX) 90.19 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $308,196
   Federated Campaigns $376,858
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $7,844
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $692,898
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $692,898
   Other Revenue $-156,285
TOTAL REVENUE $536,613
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $608,731
   Administrative Expenses $49,597
   Fundraising Expenses $76,321
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $734,649
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-198,036
   
Net Assets $1,823,547

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
Financial Empowerment Education Health $553,874 91.0%
Gifts in Kind $45,326 7.4%
Volunteer Management and Information $9,531 1.6%

Ratings History
United Way of Passaic County has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 04/01/2019 96.51 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 91.05 four stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 92.92 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.42 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 85.43 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 93.93 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 84.86 three stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 84.73 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 22-6070498
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF PASSAIC COUNTY
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.
(927) Fundraising
(59) Other school related 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 March, 1966
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$100,949 13.74% Yvonne Zuidema CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Passaic County (NJ) 96.51 four stars
United Way of Delaware County Indiana (IN) 90.39 four stars
United Way of Erie County (PA) 95.15 four stars
United Way of Ventura County (CA) 96.58 four stars
United Way of Gaston County (NC) 90.48 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Passaic County
Center City Mall, Upper Level
301 Main Street
Paterson, NJ 07505
tel: (973) 279-8900
fax: (973) 279-0059
EIN: 22-6070498

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Board Leadership

George Riley
Chair

CEO

Yvonne Zuidema
President and CEO

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