Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Southwest Alabama

Live United.

three stars

83.76

218 St. Francis Street Mobile, AL 36602
tel: (251) 433-3624   Web Site
EIN: 63-0351568

Board Leadership
Tony Waldrop
Chairman

CEO
Jill Chenoweth
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.76 three stars
  Financial 77.39 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The United Way of Southwest Alabama works to strengthen communities by focusing on uniting and mobilizing resources in support of the building blocks for a better life: Education, Financial Stability, Health, and Essentials. United Way of Southwest Alabama is creating real, lasting change right here by focusing on the building blocks of a better life. We strengthen neighborhoods, bolster the health of our communities and we change the lives of those who walk by us everyday. For 85 years, our contributions to local community partners have helped those most in need, right here in our community.

The United Way of Southwest Alabama works to strengthen communities by focusing on uniting and mobilizing resources in support of the building blocks for a better life: Education, Financial Stability, Health, and Essentials. United Way of Southwest Alabama is creating real, lasting change right here by focusing on the building blocks of a better life. We strengthen neighborhoods, bolster the health of our communities and we change the lives of those who walk by us everyday. For 85 years, our contributions to local community partners have helped those most in need, right here in our community.

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Financial

two stars

77.39

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
82.7%
  Administrative Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.41
  Program Expenses Growth -7.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Southwest Alabama on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Southwest Alabama on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,685,626
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $77,144
Total Contributions $3,762,770
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,762,770
   Other Revenue $200,692
TOTAL REVENUE $3,963,462
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,216,070
   Administrative Expenses $196,606
   Fundraising Expenses $504,264
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,916,940
   
Payments to Affiliates $37,779
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $46,522
   
Net Assets $1,845,910

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$65,098 1.66% Jill Chenoweth President & CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$68,640 1.75% Clifford Grimes Former President & CEO

Mission

The United Way of Southwest Alabama works to strengthen communities by focusing on uniting and mobilizing resources in support of the building blocks for a better life: Education, Financial Stability, Health, and Essentials. United Way of Southwest Alabama is creating real, lasting change right here by focusing on the building blocks of a better life. We strengthen neighborhoods, bolster the health of our communities and we change the lives of those who walk by us everyday. For 85 years, our contributions to local community partners have helped those most in need, right here in our community.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Southwest Alabama (AL) 83.76 three stars
Heart of Missouri United Way (MO) 92.35 four stars
United Way of Metropolitan Dallas (TX) 93.61 four stars
United Way of Central Louisiana (LA) 95.09 four stars
United Way of Washington County Maryland (MD) 86.25 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Southwest Alabama
218 St. Francis Street
Mobile, AL 36602
tel: (251) 433-3624
fax: (251) 431-0120
EIN: 63-0351568

Mail donations to:
Post Office Drawer 89
Mobile, AL 36602

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Board Leadership

Tony Waldrop
Chairman

CEO

Jill Chenoweth
President & CEO