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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of South Mississippi

Give, Advocate, Volunteer

79.49

11975 Seaway Road Suite B170
Gulfport, MS 39503
tel: (228) 896-2213   Web Site
EIN: 64-0826356

Board Leadership
Greg Capranica
President

CEO
Kathy Springer
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 79.49
  Financial 71.00
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 12/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way strives to improve the quality of life in South Mississippi by focusing on creating measurable outcomes in the areas of education, income and health. Our goal is to create long-lasting changes that prevent problems from happening in the first place. We invite you to join the thousands of South Mississippians who have already committed to LIVE UNITED by investing in our community, by speaking up for the issues that matter, and by volunteering to help others.

United Way strives to improve the quality of life in South Mississippi by focusing on creating measurable outcomes in the areas of education, income and health. Our goal is to create long-lasting changes that prevent problems from happening in the first place. We invite you to join the thousands of South Mississippians who have already committed to LIVE UNITED by investing in our community, by speaking up for the issues that matter, and by volunteering to help others.

Financial

71.00

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2021 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)
71.0%
  Administrative Expenses 13.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.97
  Program Expenses Growth -8.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of South Mississippi on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of South Mississippi on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of South Mississippi (MS) 79.49
United Way of St. Clair County (MI) 88.88
United Way of Norman (OK) 91.16
United Way of Lake County, IL (IL) 96.58
United Way of Cascade County (MT) 85.10

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,615,224
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,615,224
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,615,224
   Other Revenue $48,311
TOTAL REVENUE $1,663,535
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,371,934
   Administrative Expenses $237,890
   Fundraising Expenses $271,863
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,881,687
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-218,152
   
Net Assets $1,669,081

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
Impact Grants $890,410 64.9%
Education Initiatives $424,033 30.9%
Volunteering and Special Projects $57,491 4.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-03 12/01/2021 79.49
2019-03 10/01/2020 83.22
2018-03 12/01/2019 85.74
2018-03 03/01/2019 85.46
2017-03 12/01/2018 88.98
2016-03 06/01/2017 85.50
2015-03 06/01/2016 86.15
 
CN 2.0
2015-03 02/01/2016 81.62
2014-03 11/01/2015 88.50
2013-03 09/01/2014 83.14
2012-03 10/01/2013 76.96

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

EIN 64-0826356
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF SOUTH MISSISSIPPI 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 August, 1993
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • March, 2018
  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$110,250 5.85% Kathy Springer Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of South Mississippi (MS) 79.49
United Way of St. Lucie County (FL) 93.72
Shelby County United Way (OH) 92.95
United Way of Bay County (MI) 90.25
United Way of Lake County (OH) 90.24

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of South Mississippi
11975 Seaway Road
Suite B170
Gulfport, MS 39503
tel: (228) 896-2213
fax: (228) 896-2298
EIN: 64-0826356

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Board Leadership

Greg Capranica
President

CEO

Kathy Springer
Chief Executive Officer

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