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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Etowah County

Live United

82.53

235 College Street Gadsden, AL 35901
tel: (256) 547-2581   Web Site
EIN: 63-0375616

Board Leadership
Tena King
President

CEO
Ruth Moffatt
Executive Director

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.53
  Financial 79.65
  Accountability & Transparency 86.00
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Etowah County is improving lives by mobilizing the caring power of our community. We see a safe community with strong families working together, successful children moving toward becoming productive citizens, and a community where the disabled are reaching their potential & senior citizens can maintain their independence. We recognize a community of diverse people with a shared vision of caring for one another.

United Way of Etowah County is improving lives by mobilizing the caring power of our community. We see a safe community with strong families working together, successful children moving toward becoming productive citizens, and a community where the disabled are reaching their potential & senior citizens can maintain their independence. We recognize a community of diverse people with a shared vision of caring for one another.

Financial

79.65

Accountability & Transparency

86.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 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)
79.2%
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.29
  Program Expenses Growth -6.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 27.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Etowah County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Etowah County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Etowah County (AL) 82.53
United Way of Salt Lake (UT) 86.26
United Way of Washtenaw County (MI) 95.49
United Way of Rock River Valley (IL) 94.61
United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties (IA) 92.08

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,173,356
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $93,721
Total Contributions $1,267,077
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,267,077
   Other Revenue $204,171
TOTAL REVENUE $1,471,248
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,029,755
   Administrative Expenses $113,806
   Fundraising Expenses $169,918
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,313,479
   
Payments to Affiliates $16,618
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $157,769
   
Net Assets $1,852,792

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 $605,639 58.8%
Success by Six $185,579 18.0%
211/First Call for Help $154,010 15.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 82.53
2018-12 03/01/2020 84.41
2017-12 10/01/2019 88.05
2016-12 12/01/2018 81.34
2015-12 05/01/2017 82.58
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.33
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 85.64
2012-12 09/01/2014 83.91

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

EIN 63-0375616
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF ETOWAH COUNTY ALABAMA 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 February, 1971
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$79,819 6.07% Joanne Hightower Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Etowah County (AL) 82.53
United Way of Northwest Georgia (GA) 95.05
United Way of Decatur and Mid Illinois (IL) 91.18
United Way of Abilene (TX) 94.47
United Way of Greater Nashua (NH) 96.46

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Etowah County
235 College Street
Gadsden, AL 35901
tel: (256) 547-2581
fax: (256) 546-4360
EIN: 63-0375616

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Board Leadership

Tena King
President

CEO

Ruth Moffatt
Executive Director

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