Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Erie County

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four stars

95.15

420 West 6th Street Suite 200
Erie, PA 16507
tel: (814) 456-2937   Web Site
EIN: 25-1053091

Board Leadership
David Gibbons
Board Chairs

CEO
Bill Jackson
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.15 four stars
  Financial 93.15 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

At United Way of Erie County, we are working to reduce poverty in our region and create opportunities for a better life for everyone. We recruit people and organizations from across the community who bring the passion, resources and expertise needed to get things done. United Way of Erie County is a local organization that is accountable to our investors and our community. We are governed by a local board of directors and all decisions are made at the local level. Thanks to the generous community support we receive, United Way helps improve the lives of one out of every three people in Erie County in each year. Last year alone, over 100,000 men, women and children in our region were touched by United Way.

At United Way of Erie County, we are working to reduce poverty in our region and create opportunities for a better life for everyone. We recruit people and organizations from across the community who bring the passion, resources and expertise needed to get things done. United Way of Erie County is a local organization that is accountable to our investors and our community. We are governed by a local board of directors and all decisions are made at the local level. Thanks to the generous community support we receive, United Way helps improve the lives of one out of every three people in Erie County in each year. Last year alone, over 100,000 men, women and children in our region were touched by United Way.

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Financial

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93.15

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
84.5%
  Administrative Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.00
  Program Expenses Growth 0.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Erie County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Erie County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,687,186
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $22,845
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,710,031
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,710,031
   Other Revenue $1,713,845
TOTAL REVENUE $5,423,876
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,252,328
   Administrative Expenses $319,017
   Fundraising Expenses $717,961
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,289,306
   
Payments to Affiliates $59,140
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-865,430
   
Net Assets $19,457,258

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$151,178 2.40% William G. Jackson President, CPO

Mission

At United Way of Erie County, we are working to reduce poverty in our region and create opportunities for a better life for everyone. We recruit people and organizations from across the community who bring the passion, resources and expertise needed to get things done. United Way of Erie County is a local organization that is accountable to our investors and our community. We are governed by a local board of directors and all decisions are made at the local level. Thanks to the generous community support we receive, United Way helps improve the lives of one out of every three people in Erie County in each year. Last year alone, over 100,000 men, women and children in our region were touched by United Way.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Erie County (PA) 95.15 four stars
United Way of Saginaw County (MI) 89.73 three stars
United Way of Gloucester County (NJ) 97.98 four stars
United Way - Thomas Jefferson Area (VA) 96.11 four stars
United Way of Coastal Fairfield County (CT) 89.11 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Erie County
420 West 6th Street
Suite 200
Erie, PA 16507
tel: (814) 456-2937
fax: (814) 459-5750
EIN: 25-1053091

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Board Leadership

David Gibbons
Board Chairs

CEO

Bill Jackson
President