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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Aiken County

Live United

84.13

235 Barnwell Avenue, NW Aiken, SC 29802
tel: (803) 648-8331   Web Site
EIN: 57-0360086

Board Leadership
Andrew Siders
Board Chair

CEO
Sharon Rodgers
President

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.13
  Financial 77.56
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Aiken County lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities around the world to advance the common good. In 2008, United Way World Wide initiated a 10-year program designed to achieve the following goals by 2018: improve education, and cut the number of high school dropouts in half; help people achieve financial stability, and get 1.9 million working families on the road to economic independence; and promote healthy lives, and increase by one-third the number of youth and adults who are healthy and avoid risky behaviors.

United Way of Aiken County lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities around the world to advance the common good. In 2008, United Way World Wide initiated a 10-year program designed to achieve the following goals by 2018: improve education, and cut the number of high school dropouts in half; help people achieve financial stability, and get 1.9 million working families on the road to economic independence; and promote healthy lives, and increase by one-third the number of youth and adults who are healthy and avoid risky behaviors.

Financial

77.56

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 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)
90.2%
  Administrative Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.21
  Program Expenses Growth -4.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 82.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Aiken County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Aiken County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Aiken County (SC) 84.13
United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties (IA) 92.08
United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County (TX) 85.64
United Way of Lake & Sumter Counties (FL) 92.68
United Way of Denton County (TX) 88.19

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,363,799
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,363,799
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,363,799
   Other Revenue $6,507
TOTAL REVENUE $2,370,306
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,248,333
   Administrative Expenses $101,489
   Fundraising Expenses $154,220
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,504,042
   
Payments to Affiliates $41,583
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-133,736
   
Net Assets $547,833

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 $2,182,626 97.1%
Services to Local Community $65,707 2.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 12/23/2020 84.13
2018-12 10/01/2019 84.17
2017-12 12/01/2018 85.32
2016-12 02/01/2018 82.32
2015-12 12/01/2016 82.32
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.59
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 90.00
2013-12 05/01/2015 90.09
2012-12 03/01/2014 92.67

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

EIN 57-0360086
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF AIKEN COUNTY
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.
(927) Fundraising
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 February, 1956
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$96,500 3.85% Sharon Rodgers President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Aiken County (SC) 84.13
United Way of Dane County (WI) 97.19
United Way of Puerto Rico (PR) 95.76
United Way of the Cape Fear Area (NC) 87.63
United Way of West Central Mississippi (MS) 85.97

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Aiken County
235 Barnwell Avenue, NW
Aiken, SC 29802
tel: (803) 648-8331
fax: (803) 641-2887
EIN: 57-0360086

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 699
Aiken, SC 29802

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Board Leadership

Andrew Siders
Board Chair

CEO

Sharon Rodgers
President

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