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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Saginaw County

Live United

three stars

89.81

100 South Jefferson Avenue 3rd Floor
Saginaw, MI 48607
tel: (989) 755-0505   Web Site
EIN: 38-1358215

Board Leadership
Carrie Travis
Chair

CEO
Audra Davis
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.81 three stars
  Financial 90.71 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/20/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Saginaw County helps create community impact everyday by connecting community resources and volunteers. United Way is a volunteer-directed nonprofit organization operated by trained staff that promotes volunteerism, raises funds to address important health and human service issues, and insures the money donated is used in the most efficient and effective manner possible. United Way volunteers research the needs of the community, informs the community of those needs, and makes sure United Way dollars are distributed to programs that best address those issues.

United Way of Saginaw County helps create community impact everyday by connecting community resources and volunteers. United Way is a volunteer-directed nonprofit organization operated by trained staff that promotes volunteerism, raises funds to address important health and human service issues, and insures the money donated is used in the most efficient and effective manner possible. United Way volunteers research the needs of the community, informs the community of those needs, and makes sure United Way dollars are distributed to programs that best address those issues.

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Financial

four stars

90.71

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/20/2019 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)
82.4%
  Administrative Expenses 11.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.16
  Program Expenses Growth -4.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Saginaw County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Saginaw County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Saginaw County (MI) 89.81 three stars
United Way of Greater Nashua (NH) 94.14 four stars
Town of Palm Beach United Way (FL) 96.68 four stars
United Way of the Columbia-Willamette (OR) 91.45 four stars
United Way for Greater Austin (TX) 87.30 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,732,100
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $583,572
Total Contributions $2,315,672
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,315,672
   Other Revenue $134,560
TOTAL REVENUE $2,450,232
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,868,928
   Administrative Expenses $275,309
   Fundraising Expenses $149,028
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,293,265
   
Payments to Affiliates $21,945
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $156,967
   
Net Assets $3,161,037

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 $1,075,710 57.6%
Project HOME $487,669 26.1%
Youth Service Day Events $305,549 16.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/20/2019 89.81 three stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 89.73 three stars
2016-12 12/01/2018 87.85 three stars
2015-12 11/01/2016 86.33 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.32 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 86.93 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 86.70 three stars
2012-12 08/01/2014 91.66 four 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 38-1358215
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF SAGINAW COUNTY
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 (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 January, 1926
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
$65,175 2.84% Tracy S. Aldrich Interim President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$75,000 3.27% Lawrence H. Sims Former President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Saginaw County (MI) 89.81 three stars
United Way of Dane County (WI) 96.76 four stars
United Way of Midland County (MI) 91.66 four stars
The United Way of Greater Waterbury (CT) 92.92 four stars
United Way of the Mid-South (TN) 90.02 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Saginaw County
100 South Jefferson Avenue
3rd Floor
Saginaw, MI 48607
tel: (989) 755-0505
fax: (989) 755-2158
EIN: 38-1358215

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Board Leadership

Carrie Travis
Chair

CEO

Audra Davis
President, CEO

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