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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Asheville & Buncombe County

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three stars

86.81

50 South French Broad Avenue Asheville, NC 28801
tel: (828) 255-0696   Web Site
EIN: 56-0576157

Board Leadership
Kit Cramer
Chair

CEO
David Bailey
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.81 three stars
  Financial 81.79 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The United Way of Asheville & Buncombe County works to mobilize our community to help people improve their lives and care for one another. When we engage and mobilize people to give, advocate and volunteer, when we invest resources in and connect people to solutions in education, income and health and when we sustain and enhance the intellectual, financial and physical resources to carry out this work, then we improve lives and advance the common good.

The United Way of Asheville & Buncombe County works to mobilize our community to help people improve their lives and care for one another. When we engage and mobilize people to give, advocate and volunteer, when we invest resources in and connect people to solutions in education, income and health and when we sustain and enhance the intellectual, financial and physical resources to carry out this work, then we improve lives and advance the common good.

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Financial

three stars

81.79

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 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)
82.4%
  Administrative Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.92
  Program Expenses Growth -5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Asheville & Buncombe County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Asheville & Buncombe County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Asheville & Buncombe County (NC) 86.81 three stars
United Way of Kennebec Valley (ME) 95.21 four stars
The United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley (OH) 94.05 four stars
United Way of the Southern Tier (NY) 93.40 four stars
United Way of Fairfield County (OH) 95.14 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,662,458
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,662,458
   Program Service Revenue $322,982
Total Primary Revenue $4,985,440
   Other Revenue $296,322
TOTAL REVENUE $5,281,762
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,662,282
   Administrative Expenses $386,736
   Fundraising Expenses $623,055
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,672,073
   
Payments to Affiliates $61,575
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $609,689
   
Net Assets $4,507,163

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
Community Investments $2,908,578 79.4%
NC 2-1-1 $477,629 13.0%
Hands On Asheville $276,075 7.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 07/01/2018 86.81 three stars
2016-06 12/22/2017 82.98 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 83.77 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 88.72 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 04/01/2016 83.19 three stars
2014-06 11/01/2015 83.51 three stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 87.93 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 56-0576157
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF ASHEVILLE & BUNCOMBE 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.
(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 May, 1971
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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
$119,925 2.56% David D. Bailey President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Asheville & Buncombe County (NC) 86.81 three stars
United Way of Tarrant County (TX) 89.78 three stars
United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley (VA) 95.09 four stars
United Way of South Hampton Roads (VA) 92.92 four stars
United Way of McLean County (IL) 86.39 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Asheville & Buncombe County
50 South French Broad Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801
tel: (828) 255-0696
fax: (828) 255-8004
EIN: 56-0576157

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Board Leadership

Kit Cramer
Chair

CEO

David Bailey
President, CEO

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