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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Hudson County

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two stars

77.43

857 Bergen Avenue Jersey City, NJ 07306
tel: (201) 434-2625   Web Site
EIN: 22-1487218

Board Leadership
Howard Parish
Chairman

CEO
Daniel A. Altilio
President & CPO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.43 two stars
  Financial 68.86 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

one star

68.86

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
74.0%
  Administrative Expenses 14.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.11
  Program Expenses Growth 4.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 44.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Hudson County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Hudson County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Hudson County (NJ) 77.43 two stars
Greater Mankato Area United Way (MN) 86.84 three stars
United Way of Frederick County (MD) 86.67 three stars
United Way of Washtenaw County (MI) 96.39 four stars
United Way of Whatcom County (WA) 88.54 three stars

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United Way of Hudson County's mission is to improve the lives of the women, men and children in our communities by mobilizing the caring power of our leaders in government and the non-profit and corporate sectors, so they may have the greatest effective impact on improving the quality of life in our communities. United Way workers and volunteers reach out, network and motivate individuals and corporations with access to financial and material resources so that we can improve the lives of those in need and provide positive community impact.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $998,455
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $30,944
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,131,592
Total Contributions $2,160,991
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,160,991
   Other Revenue $44,507
TOTAL REVENUE $2,205,498
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,940,174
   Administrative Expenses $198,611
   Fundraising Expenses $291,505
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,430,290
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-224,792
   
Net Assets $346,373

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
Community Resource $1,940,174 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 06/01/2017 77.43 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 82.84 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 82.22 three stars
2012-12 07/01/2014 69.87 one star
2011-12 10/01/2013 85.69 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 22-1487218
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF HUDSON 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 (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 March, 1971
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$123,315 5.07% Dan Altilio President

United Way of Hudson County's mission is to improve the lives of the women, men and children in our communities by mobilizing the caring power of our leaders in government and the non-profit and corporate sectors, so they may have the greatest effective impact on improving the quality of life in our communities. United Way workers and volunteers reach out, network and motivate individuals and corporations with access to financial and material resources so that we can improve the lives of those in need and provide positive community impact.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Hudson County (NJ) 77.43 two stars
United Way of Greater Atlanta (GA) 90.53 four stars
United Way of Buffalo & Erie County (NY) 91.52 four stars
United Way of Central Illinois (IL) 87.72 three stars
United Way of Rock River Valley (IL) 90.68 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Hudson County
857 Bergen Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
tel: (201) 434-2625
fax: (201) 434-8643
EIN: 22-1487218

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Board Leadership

Howard Parish
Chairman

CEO

Daniel A. Altilio
President & CPO

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