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Community Development : United Ways

United Way of Smith County

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three stars

82.51

911 South Broadway Tyler, TX 75711
tel: (903) 581-6376   Web Site
EIN: 75-0957331

Board Leadership
Brian Johnson
Board Chair

CEO
John Gaston
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.51 three stars
  Financial 75.46 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Smith County is working to strengthen our community in partnership with the agencies we support. Our goal is to create long lasting changes that prevent problems from happening in the first place. Our Nonprofit Development Center strives to build healthy nonprofits through its leadership training, coaching, and mentoring nonprofit leaders. You will find a wealth of resources in the funding research library. Our mission is to care for our community by partnering with you. Together, united we can inspire hope, and create opportunities for a better tomorrow.

United Way of Smith County is working to strengthen our community in partnership with the agencies we support. Our goal is to create long lasting changes that prevent problems from happening in the first place. Our Nonprofit Development Center strives to build healthy nonprofits through its leadership training, coaching, and mentoring nonprofit leaders. You will find a wealth of resources in the funding research library. Our mission is to care for our community by partnering with you. Together, united we can inspire hope, and create opportunities for a better tomorrow.

Financial

two stars

75.46

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
68.8%
  Administrative Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 21.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.36
  Program Expenses Growth -4.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Smith County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Smith County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Smith County (TX) 82.51 three stars
United Way of the Inland Valleys (CA) 89.68 three stars
United Way of Fairfield County (OH) 97.39 four stars
Livingston County United Way (MI) 88.42 three stars
United Way of Lane County (OR) 94.69 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,802,435
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $354,988
Total Contributions $2,157,423
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,157,423
   Other Revenue $94,966
TOTAL REVENUE $2,252,389
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $1,285,102
   Administrative Expenses $133,160
   Fundraising Expenses $472,546
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,890,808
   
Payments to Affiliates $20,853
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $361,581
   
Net Assets $4,682,100

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 $988,839 66.5%
211 Texas $336,762 22.6%
Non-Profit Development Center $121,935 8.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-03 11/01/2020 82.51 three stars
2018-03 07/01/2019 82.80 three stars
2017-03 07/01/2018 82.27 three stars
2016-03 06/01/2017 80.48 three stars
2015-03 07/01/2016 81.41 three stars
2014-03 06/01/2016 77.45 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-03 10/01/2015 76.31 two stars
2013-03 07/01/2014 75.12 two stars
2012-03 11/01/2013 77.35 two 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 75-0957331
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF TYLER-SMITH 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 (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 August, 1971
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • March, 2018
  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- John Gaston President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$92,500 4.89% Nan Moore Former President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Smith County (TX) 82.51 three stars
United Way of Allen County (IN) 90.34 four stars
United Way of Addison County (VT) 95.17 four stars
The United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania (PA) 94.69 four stars
Arrowhead United Way (CA) 91.35 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Smith County
911 South Broadway
Tyler, TX 75711
tel: (903) 581-6376
fax: (903) 581-6462
EIN: 75-0957331

Mail donations to:
P.O. BOX 10029
Tyler, TX 75711

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Board Leadership

Brian Johnson
Board Chair

CEO

John Gaston
President & CEO

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