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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of the Eastern Panhandle

Serving the West Virginia Counties of Berkeley, Jefferson & Morgan

three stars

85.55

24 District Way Suite 201
Martinsburg, WV 25404
tel: (304) 263-0603   Web Site
EIN: 55-6024725

Board Leadership
Chuck Ellison
Chair

CEO
Penny Porter
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.55 three stars
  Financial 81.21 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

81.21

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 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)
80.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.79
  Program Expenses Growth -10.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of the Eastern Panhandle on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of the Eastern Panhandle on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of the Eastern Panhandle (WV) 85.55 three stars
United Way of Central Louisiana (LA) 91.00 four stars
United Way of Addison County (VT) 89.39 three stars
United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley (VA) 89.39 three stars
United Way of Yellowstone County (MT) 87.03 three stars

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United Way of the Eastern Panhandle, the region's trusted central resource for donor philanthropy, is a non-profit organization serving the counties of Berkeley, Jefferson, and Morgan of West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle. UWEP is dedicated to mobilizing the community through volunteerism, advocacy, and resource development to improve the education, income, and health of residents throughout the area. United Way of the Eastern Panhandle engages the community to identify the most significant local issues, builds collaborative partnerships, develops strategies, and brings together financial and human capital to address areas of need and measure results.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $0
   Federated Campaigns $955,615
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $955,615
   Program Service Revenue $229,181
Total Primary Revenue $1,184,796
   Other Revenue $26,516
TOTAL REVENUE $1,211,312
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $970,980
   Administrative Expenses $111,686
   Fundraising Expenses $94,323
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,176,989
   
Payments to Affiliates $7,161
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $34,323
   
Net Assets $2,263,804

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 $529,609 54.5%
Health and Human Service Collaborative $156,890 16.2%
Summer Youth Employment Program $122,092 12.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 08/01/2017 85.55 three stars
2015-06 12/21/2016 87.52 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 55-6024725
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF THE EASTERN PANHANDLE 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.
(927) Fundraising
(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 August, 1971
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

United Way of the Eastern Panhandle, the region's trusted central resource for donor philanthropy, is a non-profit organization serving the counties of Berkeley, Jefferson, and Morgan of West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle. UWEP is dedicated to mobilizing the community through volunteerism, advocacy, and resource development to improve the education, income, and health of residents throughout the area. United Way of the Eastern Panhandle engages the community to identify the most significant local issues, builds collaborative partnerships, develops strategies, and brings together financial and human capital to address areas of need and measure results.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of the Eastern Panhandle (WV) 85.55 three stars
United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties (IA) 90.87 four stars
United Way of Greater St. Louis (MO) 88.31 three stars
United Way of Northeast Florida (FL) 91.15 four stars
United Way of Central West Virginia (WV) 87.30 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of the Eastern Panhandle
24 District Way
Suite 201
Martinsburg, WV 25404
tel: (304) 263-0603
fax: (304) 263-0614
EIN: 55-6024725

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Board Leadership

Chuck Ellison
Chair

CEO

Penny Porter
Chief Executive Officer

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