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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Jackson County

Live United

four stars

90.71

536 North Jackson Street Jackson, MI 49201
tel: (517) 784-0511   Web Site
EIN: 38-1368341

Board Leadership
Melissa Callison
Chair

CEO
Ken Toll
President, Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.71 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Jackson County's vision is to be our community's leader in improving people's lives by meeting current and emerging needs through partnerships with donors, agencies and volunteers. Our mission is to improve lives in Jackson County by mobilizing the community to make lasting change in community conditions.

United Way of Jackson County's vision is to be our community's leader in improving people's lives by meeting current and emerging needs through partnerships with donors, agencies and volunteers. Our mission is to improve lives in Jackson County by mobilizing the community to make lasting change in community conditions.

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Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
92.4%
  Administrative Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.44
  Program Expenses Growth 29.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 52.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Jackson County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Jackson County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Jackson County (MI) 90.71 four stars
United Way of Central Ohio (OH) 90.71 four stars
United Way of the Valley & Greater Utica Area (NY) 93.20 four stars
United Way of Greater Cincinnati (OH) 88.56 three stars
United Way of the Inland Valleys (CA) 87.08 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,369,528
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $68,757
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $6,510,757
Total Contributions $7,949,042
   Program Service Revenue $495,680
Total Primary Revenue $8,444,722
   Other Revenue $253,411
TOTAL REVENUE $8,698,133
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,345,427
   Administrative Expenses $191,336
   Fundraising Expenses $206,104
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,742,867
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-44,734
   
Net Assets $2,291,864

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
Fund Distribution $8,345,427 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 09/03/2019 90.71 four stars
2017-06 07/01/2019 89.02 three stars
2017-06 11/01/2018 86.84 three stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 78.77 two stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 86.84 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 88.21 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 91.34 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-06 05/01/2015 77.70 two stars
2013-06 05/01/2015 77.70 two stars
2012-06 09/01/2014 85.47 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 38-1368341
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF JACKSON 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 October, 1942
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$102,771 1.17% Kenneth Toll Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Jackson County (MI) 90.71 four stars
United Way of Harrisonburg & Rockingham County (VA) 88.51 three stars
United Way of Northeastern Minnesota (MN) 97.17 four stars
United Way of Greater Lima (OH) 88.06 three stars
United Way of Washtenaw County (MI) 90.46 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Jackson County
536 North Jackson Street
Jackson, MI 49201
tel: (517) 784-0511
fax: (517) 539-8003
EIN: 38-1368341

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Board Leadership

Melissa Callison
Chair

CEO

Ken Toll
President, Chief Executive Officer

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