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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of St. Lucie County

Live United

four stars

93.72

4800 South U.S. 1 Fort Pierce, FL 34982
tel: (772) 464-5300   Web Site
EIN: 59-6212157

Board Leadership
Howard N. Tipton
Board Chair

CEO
Jessica Parrish
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.72 four stars
  Financial 94.54 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of St. Lucie County is working to advance the common good by focusing on education, financial stability, and health. These are the building blocks for a good life - a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to support a family through retirement, and good health. Our goal is to create long-lasting changes that prevent problems from happening in the first place. Together, united, we can inspire hope and create opportunities for a better tomorrow.

United Way of St. Lucie County is working to advance the common good by focusing on education, financial stability, and health. These are the building blocks for a good life - a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to support a family through retirement, and good health. Our goal is to create long-lasting changes that prevent problems from happening in the first place. Together, united, we can inspire hope and create opportunities for a better tomorrow.

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Financial

four stars

94.54

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 09/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
83.4%
  Administrative Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.74
  Program Expenses Growth 8.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 22.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of St. Lucie County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of St. Lucie County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of St. Lucie County (FL) 93.72 four stars
United Way of Long Island (NY) 90.25 four stars
United Way of Northwest Michigan (MI) 93.57 four stars
United Way of Medina County (OH) 90.05 four stars
United Way of Summit County (OH) 88.41 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,382,625
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,382,625
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,382,625
   Other Revenue $309,382
TOTAL REVENUE $1,692,007
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,260,449
   Administrative Expenses $77,554
   Fundraising Expenses $158,970
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,496,973
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $195,034
   
Net Assets $2,768,712

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
Supporting Basic Needs and Financial Stability $782,536 62.1%
Community Health Programs $339,837 27.0%
Educational Opportunities $135,479 10.7%

Ratings History
United Way of St. Lucie County has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 09/01/2020 93.72 four stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 95.97 four stars
2017-06 04/01/2019 92.27 four stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 91.77 four stars
2016-06 04/01/2017 85.76 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 84.91 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 59-6212157
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF ST LUCIE 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.
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, 1968
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$111,479 7.44% Karen Knapp CEO, President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of St. Lucie County (FL) 93.72 four stars
United Way of Salt Lake (UT) 87.85 three stars
United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee (FL) 98.23 four stars
United Way of Champaign County (IL) 89.42 three stars
The United Way of Amarillo & Canyon (TX) 89.51 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of St. Lucie County
4800 South U.S. 1
Fort Pierce, FL 34982
tel: (772) 464-5300
fax: (772) 464-7805
EIN: 59-6212157

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Board Leadership

Howard N. Tipton
Board Chair

CEO

Jessica Parrish
President & CEO

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