Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of West Alabama

Live United

three stars

88.81

2720 Sixth Street Suite 100
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
tel: (205) 345-6640   Web Site
EIN: 63-0321464

CEO
Jackie Wuska
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.81 three stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1946, the United Way of West Alabama (UWWA) seeks to determine the needs of the West Alabama community and through the support of community volunteers and donors works to solve those needs for positive changes within the West Alabama community. United Way creates opportunities by focusing on the building blocks for a good life: Education, Income/Financial Stability, & Health. United Way is helping children and youth achieve their potential through education, helping families become financially stable and independent, improving people's health, and responding to emergency and disaster needs.

Founded in 1946, the United Way of West Alabama (UWWA) seeks to determine the needs of the West Alabama community and through the support of community volunteers and donors works to solve those needs for positive changes within the West Alabama community. United Way creates opportunities by focusing on the building blocks for a good life: Education, Income/Financial Stability, & Health. United Way is helping children and youth achieve their potential through education, helping families become financially stable and independent, improving people's health, and responding to emergency and disaster needs.

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Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 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)
89.2%
  Administrative Expenses 4.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.76
  Program Expenses Growth 8.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 45.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of West Alabama on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of West Alabama on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $52,755
   Federated Campaigns $4,017,416
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,070,171
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,070,171
   Other Revenue $8,624
TOTAL REVENUE $4,078,795
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,423,375
   Administrative Expenses $145,740
   Fundraising Expenses $279,693
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,848,808
   
Payments to Affiliates $39,381
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $229,987
   
Net Assets $2,828,494

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$125,092 3.25% Jackie Wuska President, CEO

Mission

Founded in 1946, the United Way of West Alabama (UWWA) seeks to determine the needs of the West Alabama community and through the support of community volunteers and donors works to solve those needs for positive changes within the West Alabama community. United Way creates opportunities by focusing on the building blocks for a good life: Education, Income/Financial Stability, & Health. United Way is helping children and youth achieve their potential through education, helping families become financially stable and independent, improving people's health, and responding to emergency and disaster needs.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of West Alabama (AL) 88.81 three stars
United Way of Porter County (IN) 96.88 four stars
United Way of Forsyth County - GA (GA) 90.52 four stars
United Way of the Black Hills (SD) 91.83 four stars
United Way of Rockland County (NY) 90.44 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of West Alabama
2720 Sixth Street
Suite 100
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
tel: (205) 345-6640
fax: (205) 345-6681
EIN: 63-0321464

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 2291
Tuscaloosa, AL 35403

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CEO

Jackie Wuska
President, CEO