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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Saginaw County

Live United

three stars

86.26

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

Board Leadership
Herb Spence
Chair

CEO
Larry Sims
President, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.26 three stars
  Financial 82.30 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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

three stars

82.30

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 10/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
84.3%
  Administrative Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.92
  Program Expenses Growth -5.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.2%
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) 86.26 three stars
United Way of Lebanon County (PA) 87.69 three stars
United Way of Anchorage (AK) 86.63 three stars
United Way of the Ohio Valley (KY) 86.09 three stars
United Way of the Mid-South (TN) 85.63 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,601,082
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $434,973
Total Contributions $2,036,055
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,036,055
   Other Revenue $135,495
TOTAL REVENUE $2,171,550
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,882,296
   Administrative Expenses $231,767
   Fundraising Expenses $118,888
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,232,951
   
Payments to Affiliates $22,614
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-61,401
   
Net Assets $2,830,856

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 $1,209,179 64.2%
Service Day Events $356,991 19.0%
Project HOME $224,204 11.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 10/01/2017 86.26 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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$79,500 3.56% Larry Sims CEO, President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Saginaw County (MI) 86.26 three stars
United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley (VA) 89.39 three stars
United Way of Southeast Mississippi (MS) 85.65 three stars
United Way Of Alamance County (NC) 92.67 four stars
United Way of Greater Lorain County (OH) 93.45 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

Herb Spence
Chair

CEO

Larry Sims
President, CEO

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