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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Ponca City

Live United

three stars

88.91

205 North Second Street Ponca City, OK 74601
tel: (580) 765-2476   Web Site
EIN: 73-0726446

Board Leadership
Johnny O'Hare
President

CEO
Melissa Young
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.91 three stars
  Financial 88.83 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of United Way of Ponca City is to improve people's lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities. We invest resources to address the most important needs in our community by partnering with new and existing programs that produce measurable, effective results. We have a vision of what we want to accomplish in our community. We are engaging community partners to collaborate in an effort to alleviate the underlying issues that plague our community.

The mission of United Way of Ponca City is to improve people's lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities. We invest resources to address the most important needs in our community by partnering with new and existing programs that produce measurable, effective results. We have a vision of what we want to accomplish in our community. We are engaging community partners to collaborate in an effort to alleviate the underlying issues that plague our community.

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Financial

three stars

88.83

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
82.1%
  Administrative Expenses 13.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.39
  Program Expenses Growth 0.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 26.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Ponca City on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Ponca City on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Ponca City (OK) 88.91 three stars
United Way of El Paso County (TX) 91.98 four stars
United Way of the Valley & Greater Utica Area (NY) 87.85 three stars
Brown County United Way (WI) 89.02 three stars
United Way of St. Lucie County (FL) 95.97 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $58,459
   Federated Campaigns $509,697
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $115,719
Total Contributions $683,875
   Program Service Revenue $98,402
Total Primary Revenue $782,277
   Other Revenue $75,299
TOTAL REVENUE $857,576
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $686,064
   Administrative Expenses $113,894
   Fundraising Expenses $39,470
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $839,428
   
Payments to Affiliates $6,819
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $18,148
   
Net Assets $1,183,913

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 $488,976 71.3%
Retired Senior Volunteer Program $128,239 18.7%
The Homeless Management Information System $68,849 10.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 88.91 three stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 90.26 four stars
2016-12 12/01/2018 89.25 three stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 84.81 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 84.64 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 79.39 two stars
2012-12 08/01/2014 79.75 two 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 73-0726446
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF PONCA CITY 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, 1965
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
$44,720 5.32% Melissa Young Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Ponca City (OK) 88.91 three stars
United Way of the Plains (KS) 94.53 four stars
United Way of South Hampton Roads (VA) 91.57 four stars
United Way of Lake & Sumter Counties (FL) 90.31 four stars
United Way of Broome County (NY) 91.96 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Ponca City
205 North Second Street
Ponca City, OK 74601
tel: (580) 765-2476
fax: (580) 765-8369
EIN: 73-0726446

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Board Leadership

Johnny O'Hare
President

CEO

Melissa Young
Executive Director

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