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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Norman

Live United

two stars

79.74

2424 Springer Drive Suite 304
Norman, OK 73069
tel: (405) 329-2025   Web Site
EIN: 73-0668684

Board Leadership
Randy Laffoon
Chair

CEO
Daren Wilson
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 79.74 two stars
  Financial 71.35 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Norman's mission is to unite and strengthen our community by empowering each person to change lives. In 2020/ 2021,United Way of Norman will fund 42 programs at 29 agencies in the Norman and southern Cleveland County area. These programs are comprised of four Impact Areas: Education, Financial Stability, Health, and Independence. The United Way also funds initiatives to fill in community gaps and provides services to the community through programs like Student United youth leadership programs, The Launch Social Innovation grants, FamilyWize discount drug cards and the ABC School Supply Program.

United Way of Norman's mission is to unite and strengthen our community by empowering each person to change lives. In 2020/ 2021,United Way of Norman will fund 42 programs at 29 agencies in the Norman and southern Cleveland County area. These programs are comprised of four Impact Areas: Education, Financial Stability, Health, and Independence. The United Way also funds initiatives to fill in community gaps and provides services to the community through programs like Student United youth leadership programs, The Launch Social Innovation grants, FamilyWize discount drug cards and the ABC School Supply Program.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of organizations applying for grants
26
Total dollar amount of grants awarded
1,233,800
Total number of grants awarded
40
This impact information is current as of November 2019, 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

two stars

71.35

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
81.0%
  Administrative Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.29
  Program Expenses Growth -8.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 69.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Norman on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Norman on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Norman (OK) 79.74 two stars
United Way of the Plains (KS) 94.53 four stars
United Way of the National Capital Area (VA) 92.06 four stars
United Way of Berks County (PA) 94.84 four stars
United Way of Northwest Michigan (MI) 93.57 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,558,944
   Federated Campaigns $138,244
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $62,701
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,759,889
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,759,889
   Other Revenue $19,089
TOTAL REVENUE $1,778,978
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,492,041
   Administrative Expenses $94,369
   Fundraising Expenses $222,242
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,808,652
   
Payments to Affiliates $18,160
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-29,674
   
Net Assets $551,646

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
Distribution to United Way Agencies $1,237,219 82.9%
Community Services and Programs $97,558 6.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 79.74 two stars
2017-06 03/01/2019 79.80 two stars
2017-06 02/01/2019 79.20 two stars
2016-06 03/01/2018 79.94 two stars
2015-06 12/01/2017 80.60 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2017 79.99 two stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 79.01 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 81.26 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 84.04 three stars
2013-06 12/22/2014 87.91 three stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 86.15 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 73-0668684
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF NORMAN INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (927) Fundraising
(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, 1969
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$23,749 1.31% Daren Wilson President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Norman (OK) 79.74 two stars
United Way of Southern Chautauqua County (NY) 98.23 four stars
United Way of Cullman County (AL) 88.68 three stars
United Way of Central Indiana (IN) 97.73 four stars
United Way of Southern Kentucky (KY) 88.10 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Norman
2424 Springer Drive
Suite 304
Norman, OK 73069
tel: (405) 329-2025
EIN: 73-0668684

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Board Leadership

Randy Laffoon
Chair

CEO

Daren Wilson
President, CEO

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