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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of the Mohawk Valley

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88.46

258 Genesee Street Utica, NY 13502
tel: (315) 733-4691   Web Site
EIN: 15-0532074

Board Leadership
Matthew Nicholl
President

CEO
Erin Gutierrez Matt
Executive Director, CEO

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.46
  Financial 83.68
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of the Mohawk Valley is an independent, locally governed non-profit organization that has been serving the people of the Mohawk Valley since 1921. Our mission is to create a thriving community by connecting people, resources, and solutions throughout the Mohawk Valley. We are problem solvers, innovators, and connectors. We fund dozens of local programs, helping 1 in 3 people in our community. Together, we build stronger communities by improving access to health, education, and financial stability - the building blocks for a good quality of life.

United Way of the Mohawk Valley is an independent, locally governed non-profit organization that has been serving the people of the Mohawk Valley since 1921. Our mission is to create a thriving community by connecting people, resources, and solutions throughout the Mohawk Valley. We are problem solvers, innovators, and connectors. We fund dozens of local programs, helping 1 in 3 people in our community. Together, we build stronger communities by improving access to health, education, and financial stability - the building blocks for a good quality of life.

Financial

83.68

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 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)
77.1%
  Administrative Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.89
  Program Expenses Growth 1.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of the Mohawk Valley on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of the Mohawk Valley on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of the Mohawk Valley (NY) 88.46
United Way of Puerto Rico (PR) 95.76
United Way of Tri County (MA) 94.69
Sioux Empire United Way (SD) 92.09
United Way of Whatcom County (WA) 85.86

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $805,010
   Federated Campaigns $1,476,631
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,281,641
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,281,641
   Other Revenue $98,969
TOTAL REVENUE $2,380,610
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,951,942
   Administrative Expenses $224,328
   Fundraising Expenses $372,681
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,548,951
   
Payments to Affiliates $17,594
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-168,341
   
Net Assets $2,469,943

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
Grant Distribution $1,951,942 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 12/01/2020 88.46
2018-06 11/01/2019 87.85
2017-06 07/01/2018 93.20
2016-06 10/01/2017 88.48
2015-06 08/01/2016 79.77
2014-06 06/01/2016 83.17
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 80.56
2014-06 04/01/2015 79.06
2012-12 04/01/2014 76.64

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

EIN 15-0532074
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF THE VALLEY & GREATER UTICA AREA 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 (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 July, 1956
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$70,519 2.76% Erin Gutierrez Matt Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of the Mohawk Valley (NY) 88.46
United Way of Roanoke Valley (VA) 91.45
United Way of West Florida (FL) 88.75
United Way of Southwest Virginia (VA) 94.69
United Way of Northeast Louisiana (LA) 91.90

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of the Mohawk Valley
258 Genesee Street
Utica, NY 13502
tel: (315) 733-4691
EIN: 15-0532074

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Board Leadership

Matthew Nicholl
President

CEO

Erin Gutierrez Matt
Executive Director, CEO

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