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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Portage County, WI

LIVE UNITED

four stars

97.86

1100 Centerpoint Drive Suite 302
Stevens Point, WI 54481
tel: (715) 341-6740   Web Site
EIN: 39-0831152

Board Leadership
Jon Gadbois
President

CEO
Sue Wilcox
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.86 four stars
  Financial 99.71 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Portage County brings people and resources together to achieve measurable results that improve people's lives and strengthen our community. United Way advances the common good by creating opportunities for a better life for all. Our strategies focus on goals in the areas of Education, Income, Health and Community Basics, the building blocks for a good quality of life. Together, we are taking action that makes a real difference today, while creating long-term solutions and measurable results for tomorrow.

United Way of Portage County brings people and resources together to achieve measurable results that improve people's lives and strengthen our community. United Way advances the common good by creating opportunities for a better life for all. Our strategies focus on goals in the areas of Education, Income, Health and Community Basics, the building blocks for a good quality of life. Together, we are taking action that makes a real difference today, while creating long-term solutions and measurable results for tomorrow.

Financial

four stars

99.71

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
84.0%
  Administrative Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.90
  Program Expenses Growth 6.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Portage County, WI on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Portage County, WI on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Portage County, WI (WI) 97.86 four stars
Plymouth Community United Way (MI) 89.48 three stars
Mile High United Way (CO) 93.12 four stars
United Way of the Quad Cities Area (IA) 88.24 three stars
United Way of Saginaw County (MI) 86.26 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,219,638
   Federated Campaigns $20,771
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $136,559
Total Contributions $3,376,968
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,376,968
   Other Revenue $52,809
TOTAL REVENUE $3,429,777
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,729,384
   Administrative Expenses $216,698
   Fundraising Expenses $291,068
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,237,150
   
Payments to Affiliates $33,975
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $192,627
   
Net Assets $5,743,153

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 Impact Program $2,285,790 83.7%
Volunteer Center $145,097 5.3%
Learn for Life $58,799 2.2%

Ratings History
United Way of Portage County, WI has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 09/01/2018 97.86 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 95.44 four stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 94.97 four stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 94.23 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.47 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 91.30 four stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 94.18 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 92.14 four 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 39-0831152
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF PORTAGE COUNTY 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 August, 1975
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$93,781 2.89% Susan Wilcox Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Portage County, WI (WI) 97.86 four stars
United Way of San Diego County (CA) 88.44 three stars
Metro United Way (KY) 87.13 three stars
United Way of Lake & Sumter Counties (FL) 93.16 four stars
United Way of York County, Pennsylvania (PA) 89.18 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Portage County, WI
1100 Centerpoint Drive
Suite 302
Stevens Point, WI 54481
tel: (715) 341-6740
fax: (715) 341-3717
EIN: 39-0831152

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Board Leadership

Jon Gadbois
President

CEO

Sue Wilcox
Executive Director

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