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Community Development : United Ways

United Way of Gloucester County

Leader in building community capacity.

four stars

97.98

454 Crown Point Road Thorofare, NJ 08086
tel: (856) 845-4303   Web Site
EIN: 21-6006822

Board Leadership
Ronald J. Uzdavinis
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Michael Gower
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.98 four stars
  Financial 97.15 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the United Way of Gloucester County is to be the leader in building community capacity to foster individual well being. Through collaboration with the United Way, consumers and providers of health and human services in Gloucester County will be more self-sufficient. United Way of Gloucester County was established in 1957. Since that time, local United Way campaigns have stimulated more than $77 million in charitable giving by county residents. It is the largest and most successful fund raising organization in Gloucester County. United Way supports 35 programs offered by our 27 partner agencies. When resources are available, United Way also provides funds to stimulate innovative solutions to community problems and seeks additional agency members.

The mission of the United Way of Gloucester County is to be the leader in building community capacity to foster individual well being. Through collaboration with the United Way, consumers and providers of health and human services in Gloucester County will be more self-sufficient. United Way of Gloucester County was established in 1957. Since that time, local United Way campaigns have stimulated more than $77 million in charitable giving by county residents. It is the largest and most successful fund raising organization in Gloucester County. United Way supports 35 programs offered by our 27 partner agencies. When resources are available, United Way also provides funds to stimulate innovative solutions to community problems and seeks additional agency members.

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Financial

four stars

97.15

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
83.8%
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.29
  Program Expenses Growth 8.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Gloucester County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Gloucester County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Gloucester County (NJ) 97.98 four stars
United Way of South Texas (TX) 90.19 four stars
United Way of Northwest Arkansas (AR) 85.85 three stars
United Way of Northwest Vermont (VT) 90.37 four stars
United Way of Southwest Wyoming (WY) 88.30 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,657,075
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,657,075
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,657,075
   Other Revenue $41,853
TOTAL REVENUE $1,698,928
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,271,545
   Administrative Expenses $131,110
   Fundraising Expenses $115,859
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,518,514
   
Payments to Affiliates $15,252
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $180,414
   
Net Assets $2,120,928

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
Fund Distribution for Community Initiatives $737,598 58.0%
Community Shuttle $430,437 33.9%
Donor Relations $103,510 8.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 04/01/2019 97.98 four stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 89.22 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 87.01 three stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 90.93 four stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 89.67 three stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 87.16 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 85.38 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 82.42 three stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 83.33 three stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 82.84 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 21-6006822
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF GLOUCESTER 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
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 January, 1965
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
$82,000 5.40% Michael Gower Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Gloucester County (NJ) 97.98 four stars
United Way of Cass-Clay (ND) 96.61 four stars
United Way of the Lakeshore (MI) 91.11 four stars
United Way of Miami-Dade (FL) 92.16 four stars
United Way of Henderson County (NC) 89.98 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Gloucester County
454 Crown Point Road
Thorofare, NJ 08086
tel: (856) 845-4303
fax: (856) 384-1812
EIN: 21-6006822

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Board Leadership

Ronald J. Uzdavinis
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Michael Gower
Executive Director

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