Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Abilene

LIVE UNITED

four stars

90.08

240 Cypress Street Abilene, TX 79604
tel: (325) 677-1841   Web Site
EIN: 75-0808772

Board Leadership
Susan Watts
Chair

CEO
Cathy Ashby
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.08 four stars
  Financial 85.98 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1956, United Way of Abilene believes everyone deserves opportunities to have a good life: a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to support a family through retirement, and good health. That's why United Way of Abilene's work focuses on the building blocks for a good life: education, income, and health. We work with our Community Partners to address the needs of today and tomorrow while seeking ways to create positive, lasting change. Everyone in West Central Texas is connected and interdependent. We all win when a child succeeds in school, when families are financially stable, and when people are healthy.

Founded in 1956, United Way of Abilene believes everyone deserves opportunities to have a good life: a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to support a family through retirement, and good health. That's why United Way of Abilene's work focuses on the building blocks for a good life: education, income, and health. We work with our Community Partners to address the needs of today and tomorrow while seeking ways to create positive, lasting change. Everyone in West Central Texas is connected and interdependent. We all win when a child succeeds in school, when families are financially stable, and when people are healthy.

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Financial

three stars

85.98

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
84.2%
  Administrative Expenses 9.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.66
  Program Expenses Growth 3.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 30.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Abilene on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Abilene on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,112,416
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $61,112
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $525,274
Total Contributions $2,698,802
   Program Service Revenue $72,638
Total Primary Revenue $2,771,440
   Other Revenue $40,028
TOTAL REVENUE $2,811,468
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,176,224
   Administrative Expenses $246,467
   Fundraising Expenses $186,361
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,609,052
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $202,416
   
Net Assets $3,734,331

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$97,450 3.73% Cathy Ashby President, CEO

Mission

Founded in 1956, United Way of Abilene believes everyone deserves opportunities to have a good life: a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to support a family through retirement, and good health. That's why United Way of Abilene's work focuses on the building blocks for a good life: education, income, and health. We work with our Community Partners to address the needs of today and tomorrow while seeking ways to create positive, lasting change. Everyone in West Central Texas is connected and interdependent. We all win when a child succeeds in school, when families are financially stable, and when people are healthy.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Abilene (TX) 90.08 four stars
United Way of the Mid-South (TN) 85.63 three stars
United Way of the Laurel Highlands (PA) 94.61 four stars
United Way of Greater Greensboro (NC) 90.67 four stars
United Way of Mid Coast Maine (ME) 91.94 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Abilene
240 Cypress Street
Abilene, TX 79604
tel: (325) 677-1841
fax: (325) 677-1847
EIN: 75-0808772

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 82
Abilene, TX 79601

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Board Leadership

Susan Watts
Chair

CEO

Cathy Ashby
President, CEO