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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Baldwin County

Live United

four stars

93.41

700 North McKenzie Street Foley, AL 36535
tel: (251) 943-2110   Web Site
EIN: 63-1050217

Board Leadership
Patrick Bussey III
Chairman

CEO
Marina Simpson
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.41 four stars
  Financial 93.86 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Mission:
The United Way of Baldwin County's collaborative effort with health and human service agencies works to build, grow and enhance the well-being of citizens in Baldwin County.

Vision:
The United Way of Baldwin County is a network of organizations that brings people together to tackle community issues. Our goal is to create lasting change by addressing the underlying causes to problems in the areas of health, education and financial stability. This is accomplished through a collaborative effort with our community partners and programs designed to address the needs of Baldwin County citizens.

Mission:
The United Way of Baldwin County's collaborative effort with health and human service agencies works to build, grow and enhance the well-being of citizens in Baldwin County.

Vision:
The United Way of Baldwin County is a network of organizations that brings people together to tackle community issues. Our goal is to create lasting change by addressing the underlying causes to problems in the areas of health, education and financial stability. This is accomplished through a collaborative effort with our community partners and programs designed to address the needs of Baldwin County citizens.

Financial

four stars

93.86

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
89.1%
  Administrative Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.31
  Program Expenses Growth 3.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Baldwin County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Baldwin County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Baldwin County (AL) 93.41 four stars
United Way of the Plains (KS) 91.36 four stars
United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region (MI) 92.02 four stars
Metro United Way (KY) 85.02 three stars
United Way of Buffalo & Erie County (NY) 91.52 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $649,650
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $649,650
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $649,650
   Other Revenue $45,414
TOTAL REVENUE $695,064
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $785,647
   Administrative Expenses $56,908
   Fundraising Expenses $37,700
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $880,255
   
Payments to Affiliates $8,547
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-185,191
   
Net Assets $2,107,658

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
Grants $656,328 83.5%
Community Support Programs $96,917 12.3%
United Medical Partnership for Children $17,104 2.2%

Ratings History
United Way of Baldwin County has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 02/01/2017 93.41 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 100.00 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 95.05 four stars
2013-12 09/01/2015 90.15 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 87.45 three stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 86.10 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 63-1050217
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF BALDWIN COUNTY INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
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, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$68,450 7.77% Marina Simpson Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Baldwin County (AL) 93.41 four stars
United Way of Porter County (IN) 91.46 four stars
United Way of St. Clair County (MI) 87.84 three stars
United Way of Coastal Fairfield County (CT) 88.89 three stars
United Way of Erie County (PA) 90.15 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Baldwin County
700 North McKenzie Street
Foley, AL 36535
tel: (251) 943-2110
fax: (251) 943-3607
EIN: 63-1050217

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 244
Foley, AL 36536

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Board Leadership

Patrick Bussey III
Chairman

CEO

Marina Simpson
Executive Director

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