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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Jackson County

Live United

three stars

89.02

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 89.02 three stars
  Financial 85.00 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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

85.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
89.3%
  Administrative Expenses 5.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.63
  Program Expenses Growth -11.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.9%
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) 89.02 three stars
United Way of Lebanon County (PA) 88.02 three stars
United Way of Buffalo & Erie County (NY) 96.54 four stars
United Way of Greater Greensboro (NC) 92.84 four stars
Aloha United Way (HI) 88.25 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,375,685
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $622,949
Total Contributions $1,998,634
   Program Service Revenue $480,618
Total Primary Revenue $2,479,252
   Other Revenue $374,294
TOTAL REVENUE $2,853,546
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,629,905
   Administrative Expenses $192,360
   Fundraising Expenses $208,391
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,030,656
   
Payments to Affiliates $28,769
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-177,110
   
Net Assets $2,336,598

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 $2,629,905 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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
$103,246 3.40% Kenneth Toll Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Jackson County (MI) 89.02 three stars
United Way of Greater Lorain County (OH) 93.19 four stars
United Way of St. Charles (LA) 90.78 four stars
United Way of the Piedmont (SC) 93.91 four stars
United Way of Baldwin County (AL) 95.85 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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