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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Northeast Mississippi

Live United.

three stars

85.94

213 West Main Street Suite 110
Tupelo, MS 38802
tel: (662) 841-9133   Web Site
EIN: 64-0392972

Board Leadership
Beth Davis
Chairman

CEO
Melinda Tidwell
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.94 three stars
  Financial 80.12 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1961, United Way of Northeast Mississippi works to create opportunities to improve lives in the communities we serve.

We partner with organizations and programs to create impact in Academic Success, Health & Wellness, and Family Stability in Chickasaw, Itawamba, Lee, Pontotoc, Prentiss, Tishomingo, and Union counties of Northeast Mississippi.

Founded in 1961, United Way of Northeast Mississippi works to create opportunities to improve lives in the communities we serve.

We partner with organizations and programs to create impact in Academic Success, Health & Wellness, and Family Stability in Chickasaw, Itawamba, Lee, Pontotoc, Prentiss, Tishomingo, and Union counties of Northeast Mississippi.

Financial

three stars

80.12

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
76.7%
  Administrative Expenses 14.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.85
  Program Expenses Growth -0.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Northeast Mississippi on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Northeast Mississippi on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Northeast Mississippi (MS) 85.94 three stars
United Way of Kosciusko County (IN) 86.19 three stars
United Way of Cass-Clay (ND) 90.71 four stars
Greater Ottawa County United Way (MI) 85.00 three stars
United Way of Rockland County (NY) 87.13 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,087,505
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $293
Total Contributions $2,087,798
   Program Service Revenue $87,186
Total Primary Revenue $2,174,984
   Other Revenue $99,850
TOTAL REVENUE $2,274,834
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,580,623
   Administrative Expenses $336,698
   Fundraising Expenses $192,994
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,110,315
   
Payments to Affiliates $27,010
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $164,519
   
Net Assets $1,873,257

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 to Agencies $1,580,623 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-09 07/01/2017 85.94 three stars
2016-09 06/01/2017 85.09 three stars
2015-09 09/01/2016 90.52 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 91.04 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 88.27 three stars
2013-09 12/01/2014 87.56 three stars
2012-09 10/01/2013 82.41 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 64-0392972
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF NORTHEAST 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 (927) Fundraising
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
Foundation Status Organizations operated solely for the benefit of and in conjunction with organizations described in 10 through 16 above.  509(a)(3)
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 March, 1965
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$85,445 4.04% Melinda Tidwell Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Northeast Mississippi (MS) 85.94 three stars
United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona (AZ) 86.67 three stars
United Way of Yellowstone County (MT) 87.03 three stars
United Way of Williamson County (TN) 97.17 four stars
United Way of the Eastern Panhandle (WV) 85.55 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Northeast Mississippi
213 West Main Street
Suite 110
Tupelo, MS 38802
tel: (662) 841-9133
fax: (662) 432-1888
EIN: 64-0392972

Mail donations to:
PO Box 334
Tupelo, MS 38802

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Board Leadership

Beth Davis
Chairman

CEO

Melinda Tidwell
President

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