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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Tompkins County

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three stars

86.86

313 North Aurora Street Ithaca, NY 14850
tel: (607) 272-6286   Web Site
EIN: 15-0572883

Board Leadership
Kimberlee Swartz
Chair

CEO
James Brown
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.86 three stars
  Financial 85.03 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

85.03

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
81.8%
  Administrative Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.24
  Program Expenses Growth -3.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 19.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Tompkins County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Tompkins County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Tompkins County (NY) 86.86 three stars
United Way of Frederick County (MD) 86.67 three stars
United Way of Northeastern Minnesota (MN) 90.71 four stars
United Way of Dutchess-Orange Region (NY) 90.36 four stars
United Way of Harrison County (WV) 87.17 three stars

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United Way of Tompkins County's mission is to improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of our communities. Since 1921, United Way of Tompkins County has supported individuals and families in our communities. United Way is focused and results-driven, working year-round to address community conditions and create lasting solutions. United Way of Tompkins County's mission, vision, and values serve to guide us in efforts to positively impact the community.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,955,899
   Federated Campaigns $22,162
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,978,061
   Program Service Revenue $1,136
Total Primary Revenue $1,979,197
   Other Revenue $65,322
TOTAL REVENUE $2,044,519
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,613,876
   Administrative Expenses $196,120
   Fundraising Expenses $201,583
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,011,579
   
Payments to Affiliates $25,993
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $32,940
   
Net Assets $2,602,956

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 Investment $1,390,336 86.1%
Community Impact Initiatives $113,969 7.1%
Marketing and Communications $22,434 1.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-03 06/01/2016 86.86 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-03 11/01/2015 79.75 two stars
2013-03 04/01/2014 87.71 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 15-0572883
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF TOMPKINS COUNTY INC
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 (927) Fundraising
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(179) Other health services
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 June, 1957
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2015
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
  • March, 2013
  • March, 2012

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$95,972 4.77% James Brown President

United Way of Tompkins County's mission is to improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of our communities. Since 1921, United Way of Tompkins County has supported individuals and families in our communities. United Way is focused and results-driven, working year-round to address community conditions and create lasting solutions. United Way of Tompkins County's mission, vision, and values serve to guide us in efforts to positively impact the community.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Tompkins County (NY) 86.86 three stars
United Way of Genesee County (MI) 89.08 three stars
United Way of West Tennessee (TN) 88.29 three stars
United Way of Allen County (IN) 89.17 three stars
United Way of the Mid-South (TN) 85.92 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Tompkins County
313 North Aurora Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
tel: (607) 272-6286
fax: (607) 272-2736
EIN: 15-0572883

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Board Leadership

Kimberlee Swartz
Chair

CEO

James Brown
President

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