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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Lake County

Changing the Odds

three stars

87.27

9285 Progress Parkway Mentor, OH 44060
tel: (440) 352-3166   Web Site
EIN: 34-1105038

Board Leadership
Scott J. Marn
Chair

CEO
Jennifer McCarty
President and Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.27 three stars
  Financial 82.01 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Lake County (UWLC) works to measurably improve the quality of people's lives in Lake County. UWLC provides an effective channel through which the community may participate in a voluntary, cooperative effort to identify, evaluate, support and fund current human service needs in Lake County. We focus on improving the community for all residents in the areas of education, financial stability, and health.

United Way of Lake County (UWLC) works to measurably improve the quality of people's lives in Lake County. UWLC provides an effective channel through which the community may participate in a voluntary, cooperative effort to identify, evaluate, support and fund current human service needs in Lake County. We focus on improving the community for all residents in the areas of education, financial stability, and health.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of meals served or provided
28,556
Number of clients served
284
Number of phone calls/inquiries
16,286
Number of participants counseled
1,187
Number of youth mentored
13,123
Number of people using homeless shelters per week
475
Number of nights of safe housing provided to families of domestic violence
1,122
Number of medical and dental visits
3,776
Number of prescriptions filled
754
Number of clients participating in educational programs
17,100
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

82.01

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
80.3%
  Administrative Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.07
  Program Expenses Growth -6.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Lake County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Lake County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Lake County (OH) 87.27 three stars
United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg (VA) 91.85 four stars
United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona (AZ) 90.91 four stars
United Way of Monterey County (CA) 87.35 three stars
United Way of Monongalia and Preston Counties (WV) 89.33 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,876,436
   Federated Campaigns $105,909
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $10,764
Total Contributions $1,993,109
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,993,109
   Other Revenue $121,411
TOTAL REVENUE $2,114,520
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,604,633
   Administrative Expenses $147,109
   Fundraising Expenses $229,432
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,981,174
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $133,346
   
Net Assets $2,294,671

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
Allocations and Agency Relations $1,158,124 72.2%
Community Planning $446,509 27.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2020 87.27 three stars
2018-06 10/01/2019 84.82 three stars
2018-06 06/01/2019 84.56 three stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 83.03 three stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 82.65 three stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 90.40 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 90.26 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 86.60 three stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 91.90 four stars
2011-12 09/01/2013 89.76 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 34-1105038
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF LAKE COUNTY 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 (600) Community Chest, United Way, etc.
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 November, 1972
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
$107,363 5.41% Jennifer McCarty President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Lake County (OH) 87.27 three stars
United Way of the Bluegrass (KY) 86.15 three stars
United Way of Forsyth County - GA (GA) 91.73 four stars
United Way of Washington County East (MN) 85.86 three stars
United Way of Central New York (NY) 92.26 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Lake County
9285 Progress Parkway
Mentor, OH 44060
tel: (440) 352-3166
fax: (440) 352-3309
EIN: 34-1105038

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Board Leadership

Scott J. Marn
Chair

CEO

Jennifer McCarty
President and Chief Executive Officer

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