Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Lubbock Area United Way

Live United

four stars

98.93

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

Board Leadership
Jon Stephens
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.

Our Mission: Giving - People - Hope
Since 1946, Lubbock Area United Way has worked to address the root issues of the most significant challenges facing our South Plains communities to create lasting, positive change. The key to our success is our long-term partnerships with our Community Partners and our involvement with various local coalitions.

Our Priorities
To ensure all children are school-ready by kindergarten and are grade-level readers by 3rd grade.
To eliminate child abuse and sex-trafficking in our communities.
To provide access to all persons in need of mental health services.

Our Mission: Giving - People - Hope
Since 1946, Lubbock Area United Way has worked to address the root issues of the most significant challenges facing our South Plains communities to create lasting, positive change. The key to our success is our long-term partnerships with our Community Partners and our involvement with various local coalitions.

Our Priorities
To ensure all children are school-ready by kindergarten and are grade-level readers by 3rd grade.
To eliminate child abuse and sex-trafficking in our communities.
To provide access to all persons in need of mental health services.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2019
Total dollar amount of grants awarded
4,958,910
Number of volunteers
1,529
This impact information is current as of March 2020, 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.
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

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$134,202 2.40% Glenn Cochran President, CEO

Mission

Our Mission: Giving - People - Hope
Since 1946, Lubbock Area United Way has worked to address the root issues of the most significant challenges facing our South Plains communities to create lasting, positive change. The key to our success is our long-term partnerships with our Community Partners and our involvement with various local coalitions.

Our Priorities
To ensure all children are school-ready by kindergarten and are grade-level readers by 3rd grade.
To eliminate child abuse and sex-trafficking in our communities.
To provide access to all persons in need of mental health services.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lubbock Area United Way (TX) 98.93 four stars
United Way of the Plains (KS) 95.54 four stars
United Way of Marion County (FL) 96.18 four stars
United Way of Cleveland County (NC) 87.28 three stars
United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee (FL) 98.23 four 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

Jon Stephens
Chair

CEO

Glenn Cochran
President, CEO