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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way Emerald Coast

United We Fight. United We Win. Live United.

four stars

91.70

112 Tupelo Avenue Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
tel: (850) 243-0315   Web Site
EIN: 59-0972293

Board Leadership
Alexis Tibbetts
Board Chair

CEO
Rick Owen
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.70 four stars
  Financial 95.93 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way Emerald Coast serves to provide donors, volunteers and advocates with the organization and leadership to make a positive impact in peoples' lives in the areas of children and education, health and prevention, and financial stability. Every gift made is considered an investment in our community. We're stronger together to change lives and create a better community by making a difference. We only have one life to live...LIVE UNITED.

United Way Emerald Coast serves to provide donors, volunteers and advocates with the organization and leadership to make a positive impact in peoples' lives in the areas of children and education, health and prevention, and financial stability. Every gift made is considered an investment in our community. We're stronger together to change lives and create a better community by making a difference. We only have one life to live...LIVE UNITED.

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Financial

four stars

95.93

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
85.6%
  Administrative Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.06
  Program Expenses Growth 0.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way Emerald Coast on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way Emerald Coast on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way Emerald Coast (FL) 91.70 four stars
United Way of Northwest Florida (FL) 90.77 four stars
United Way of Marion County (FL) 95.36 four stars
United Way of St. Lucie County (FL) 95.97 four stars
United Way of Mid Coast Maine (ME) 89.99 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,110,229
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,110,229
   Program Service Revenue $8,100
Total Primary Revenue $1,118,329
   Other Revenue $85,097
TOTAL REVENUE $1,203,426
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $990,038
   Administrative Expenses $47,649
   Fundraising Expenses $91,427
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,129,114
   
Payments to Affiliates $18,233
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $74,312
   
Net Assets $1,384,818

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 $990,038 100.0%

Ratings History
United Way Emerald Coast has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 05/01/2019 91.70 four stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 90.83 four stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 87.85 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.45 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 59-0972293
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY EMERALD COAST INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (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 December, 1960
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$69,200 6.12% Rick Owen President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way Emerald Coast (FL) 91.70 four stars
Greater Twin Cities United Way (MN) 92.18 four stars
United Way of St. Joseph County (IN) 88.97 three stars
United Way of Asheville & Buncombe County (NC) 88.32 three stars
United Way of Berks County (PA) 94.84 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way Emerald Coast
112 Tupelo Avenue
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
tel: (850) 243-0315
fax: (850) 243-6625
EIN: 59-0972293

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Board Leadership

Alexis Tibbetts
Board Chair

CEO

Rick Owen
President, CEO

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