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Community Development : United Ways

United Way of Cullman County

Live United

three stars

86.56

304 First Avenue, NE Post Office Box 116
Cullman, AL 35056
tel: (256) 739-2948   Web Site
EIN: 63-0416279

Board Leadership
Ross West
Chair

CEO
Becky Goff
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.56 three stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Cullman County works to improve the lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities and promoting the collection and responsible distribution of charitable funds. Our vision is to become everyone's first choice for charitable contributions supporting Cullman County. Our work focuses on three main areas: education, income, and health.

United Way of Cullman County works to improve the lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities and promoting the collection and responsible distribution of charitable funds. Our vision is to become everyone's first choice for charitable contributions supporting Cullman County. Our work focuses on three main areas: education, income, and health.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
90.3%
  Administrative Expenses 2.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.24
  Program Expenses Growth 3.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Cullman County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Cullman County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Cullman County (AL) 86.56 three stars
United Way of Coastal Fairfield County (CT) 89.11 three stars
United Way of the Columbia-Willamette (OR) 93.91 four stars
United Way of Greater Topeka (KS) 87.13 three stars
United Way of Greater Los Angeles (CA) 89.50 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $500,907
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $500,907
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $500,907
   Other Revenue $405
TOTAL REVENUE $501,312
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $412,007
   Administrative Expenses $12,965
   Fundraising Expenses $31,631
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $456,603
   
Payments to Affiliates $4,874
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $44,709
   
Net Assets $511,878

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
Direct Program Services $412,007 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-03 07/01/2019 86.56 three stars
2017-03 07/01/2018 84.81 three stars
2016-03 02/01/2017 84.81 three stars
2015-03 06/01/2016 83.91 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-03 03/01/2016 80.02 three stars
2014-03 11/01/2015 85.78 three stars
2013-03 06/01/2014 86.41 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 63-0416279
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF CULLMAN 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 (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 August, 1979
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
  • March, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$42,000 9.19% Sammie Danford Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Cullman County (AL) 86.56 three stars
United Way of Rock River Valley (IL) 90.73 four stars
United Way of Greater Knoxville (TN) 96.65 four stars
Fondos Unidos de Puerto Rico (PR) 97.31 four stars
United Way of East Central Alabama (AL) 100.00 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Cullman County
304 First Avenue, NE
Post Office Box 116
Cullman, AL 35056
tel: (256) 739-2948
fax: (256) 775-0451
EIN: 63-0416279

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Board Leadership

Ross West
Chair

CEO

Becky Goff
Executive Director

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