Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Asheville & Buncombe County

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three stars

88.32

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

Board Leadership
Paul McDowell
Chair

CEO
Dan Leroy
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.32 three stars
  Financial 85.04 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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

85.04

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
80.1%
  Administrative Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.14
  Program Expenses Growth -4.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 28.0%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,406,538
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,406,538
   Program Service Revenue $281,881
Total Primary Revenue $5,688,419
   Other Revenue $233,768
TOTAL REVENUE $5,922,187
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,712,818
   Administrative Expenses $416,428
   Fundraising Expenses $655,731
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,784,977
   
Payments to Affiliates $58,759
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,137,210
   
Net Assets $5,484,722

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$119,546 2.49% David D. Bailey President

Mission

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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Asheville & Buncombe County (NC) 88.32 three stars
United Way of Berks County (PA) 94.84 four stars
Town of Palm Beach United Way (FL) 96.68 four stars
The United Way of Greater Waterbury (CT) 92.92 four stars
United Way of Delaware County Indiana (IN) 90.56 four 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

Paul McDowell
Chair

CEO

Dan Leroy
President, CEO