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United Way of Greater New Bedford

United we fight. United we win.

four stars

92.74

128 Union Street Suite 105
New Bedford, MA 02740
tel: (508) 994-9625   Web Site
EIN: 04-2104264

Board Leadership
Christopher M. Hodgson
Chair

CEO
Michelle Neves Hantman
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.74 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Greater New Bedford brings people from all across the region - local businesses, volunteer groups, nonprofits and concerned citizens - together to tackle community issues. It takes everyone in our community working together to create a brighter future. United Way of Greater New Bedford is one of over 1,300 independent, self-governing United Way organizations throughout the United States and is overseen by a local Board of Directors.

United Way of Greater New Bedford brings people from all across the region - local businesses, volunteer groups, nonprofits and concerned citizens - together to tackle community issues. It takes everyone in our community working together to create a brighter future. United Way of Greater New Bedford is one of over 1,300 independent, self-governing United Way organizations throughout the United States and is overseen by a local Board of Directors.

Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
86.1%
  Administrative Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.62
  Program Expenses Growth 12.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 40.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Greater New Bedford on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Greater New Bedford on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Greater New Bedford (MA) 92.74 four stars
United Way of Forsyth County - NC (NC) 86.78 three stars
Spokane County United Way (WA) 86.72 three stars
United Way of the Capital Region (PA) 91.62 four stars
Trident United Way (SC) 89.08 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,354,481
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $121,899
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,449,313
Total Contributions $2,925,693
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,925,693
   Other Revenue $106,772
TOTAL REVENUE $3,032,465
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,562,382
   Administrative Expenses $274,067
   Fundraising Expenses $185,474
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,021,923
   
Payments to Affiliates $17,889
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $10,542
   
Net Assets $1,677,304

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
Family Support $847,428 33.1%
Youth Violence Prevention and Reduction $601,975 23.5%
Community Investment $575,232 22.4%

Ratings History
United Way of Greater New Bedford has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 06/01/2019 92.74 four stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 91.36 four stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 88.42 three stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 84.55 three stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 86.24 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 86.39 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 81.19 three stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 91.11 four stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 89.09 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 04-2104264
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF GREATER NEW BEDFORD 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 (600) Community Chest, United Way, etc.
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 October, 1953
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
$92,173 3.05% Michelle N. Hantman President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Greater New Bedford (MA) 92.74 four stars
United Way of Santa Barbara County (CA) 85.43 three stars
United Way of Denton County (TX) 93.92 four stars
United Way of Greater Lorain County (OH) 93.19 four stars
United Way Fox Cities (WI) 93.98 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Greater New Bedford
128 Union Street
Suite 105
New Bedford, MA 02740
tel: (508) 994-9625
fax: (508) 994-9667
EIN: 04-2104264

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Board Leadership

Christopher M. Hodgson
Chair

CEO

Michelle Neves Hantman
President

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