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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Lubbock Area United Way

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four stars

98.93

1655 Main Street Suite 101
Lubbock, TX 79401
tel: (806) 747-2711   Web Site
EIN: 75-0961812

Board Leadership
Tony Lloyd
Chair

CEO
Glenn Cochran
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 98.93 four stars
  Financial 98.49 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Lubbock Area United Way is in the business of creating meaningful and tangible impact in our community. We help bring the community together to look at the most urgent needs and do whatever it takes to improve lives. We work to address the needs today and the issues of tomorrow. Research shows that quick-fix solutions addressing the symptoms of issues are not effective, we must address the root causes of problems in order to create lasting, positive change. We are about people empowering people. We care deeply about the individual lives that are changed. And, we care about improving the overall quality of life in this community. The Lubbock Area United Way stands for hope and optimism.

The Lubbock Area United Way is in the business of creating meaningful and tangible impact in our community. We help bring the community together to look at the most urgent needs and do whatever it takes to improve lives. We work to address the needs today and the issues of tomorrow. Research shows that quick-fix solutions addressing the symptoms of issues are not effective, we must address the root causes of problems in order to create lasting, positive change. We are about people empowering people. We care deeply about the individual lives that are changed. And, we care about improving the overall quality of life in this community. The Lubbock Area United Way stands for hope and optimism.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of volunteers
1,625
This impact information is current as of July 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

98.49

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 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)
85.3%
  Administrative Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.23
  Program Expenses Growth 0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lubbock Area United Way on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lubbock Area United Way on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lubbock Area United Way (TX) 98.93 four stars
Head of the Lakes United Way (MN) 89.78 three stars
Oshkosh Area United Way (WI) 95.31 four stars
United Way of Central Georgia (GA) 90.42 four stars
United Way of Greater Lorain County (OH) 91.33 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,358,516
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $120,578
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,479,094
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,479,094
   Other Revenue $239,717
TOTAL REVENUE $5,718,811
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,731,491
   Administrative Expenses $402,516
   Fundraising Expenses $448,167
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,582,174
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $136,637
   
Net Assets $10,105,807

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 $4,731,491 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/01/2018 98.93 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 88.81 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 89.11 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.69 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 94.62 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 94.02 four stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 97.28 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 75-0961812
Name in IRS Master File LUBBOCK AREA UNITED WAY 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 (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 April, 1962
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
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$134,202 2.40% Glenn Cochran President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lubbock Area United Way (TX) 98.93 four stars
United Way of Cass-Clay (ND) 96.61 four stars
United Way of Central Iowa (IA) 99.93 four stars
United Way of Rockland County (NY) 90.44 four stars
United Way of Licking County (OH) 87.08 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Lubbock Area United Way
1655 Main Street
Suite 101
Lubbock, TX 79401
tel: (806) 747-2711
fax: (806) 747-2716
EIN: 75-0961812

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Board Leadership

Tony Lloyd
Chair

CEO

Glenn Cochran
President, CEO

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