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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Southwest Virginia

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four stars

94.51

1096 Ole Berry Drive Suite 200
Abingdon, VA 24210
tel: (276) 628-2160   Web Site
EIN: 54-0718860

Board Leadership
Marie Appleby
Chair

CEO
Travis W. Staton
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.51 four stars
  Financial 92.24 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Southwest Virginia fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in Southwest Virginia because they are the building blocks for a good quality of life.

United Way of Southwest Virginia fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in Southwest Virginia because they are the building blocks for a good quality of life.

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Financial

four stars

92.24

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 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)
84.1%
  Administrative Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.96
  Program Expenses Growth 5.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Southwest Virginia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Southwest Virginia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Southwest Virginia (VA) 94.51 four stars
United Way Blackhawk Region (WI) 90.06 four stars
United Way of Thurston County (WA) 87.28 three stars
United Way of the Midlands, South Carolina (SC) 94.61 four stars
United Way of Greater Toledo (OH) 86.80 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $30,344
   Federated Campaigns $1,401,784
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $708,518
Total Contributions $2,140,646
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,140,646
   Other Revenue $34,145
TOTAL REVENUE $2,174,791
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,071,720
   Administrative Expenses $111,178
   Fundraising Expenses $225,016
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,407,914
   
Payments to Affiliates $21,115
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-233,123
   
Net Assets $2,133,526

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
United Way of Southwest Virginia has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/01/2018 94.51 four stars
2015-12 12/01/2017 91.01 four stars
2015-12 12/01/2017 91.01 four stars
2014-12 11/01/2017 94.69 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 93.98 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 92.66 four stars
2013-12 09/01/2015 93.98 four stars
2013-12 02/01/2015 82.66 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 54-0718860
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA
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, 1968
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$101,898 4.23% Travis Staton Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Southwest Virginia (VA) 94.51 four stars
United Way of McLean County (IL) 85.10 three stars
United Way Of Alamance County (NC) 91.12 four stars
Valley of the Sun United Way (AZ) 93.38 four stars
The United Way of Amarillo & Canyon (TX) 88.99 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Southwest Virginia
1096 Ole Berry Drive
Suite 200
Abingdon, VA 24210
tel: (276) 628-2160
fax: (276) 628-8484
EIN: 54-0718860

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 644
Abingdon, VA 24212

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Board Leadership

Marie Appleby
Chair

CEO

Travis W. Staton
President and CEO

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