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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Pueblo County

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four stars

95.62

310 East Abriendo Avenue Third Floor, Suite 300
Pueblo, CO 81001
tel: (719) 225-8580   Web Site
EIN: 84-0404917

Board Leadership
Chrissy Holliday
Chair

CEO
Shanna M. Farmer
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.62 four stars
  Financial 93.81 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Pueblo County exists to develop donor resources to enhance the quality of life for the people of Pueblo County. United Way of Pueblo County is autonomous, directing our own course based on community needs and the direction given by our governing board. The spirit of philanthropic giving began in Pueblo in 1923 when community leaders raised $105,000 by going door-to-door. It was known first as the Community Chest, then the United Fund and now, United Way. While the name changed, the mission remained constant--to raise funds whereby donors could give to a single effort and help support the array of needed and critical services in our community.

United Way of Pueblo County exists to develop donor resources to enhance the quality of life for the people of Pueblo County. United Way of Pueblo County is autonomous, directing our own course based on community needs and the direction given by our governing board. The spirit of philanthropic giving began in Pueblo in 1923 when community leaders raised $105,000 by going door-to-door. It was known first as the Community Chest, then the United Fund and now, United Way. While the name changed, the mission remained constant--to raise funds whereby donors could give to a single effort and help support the array of needed and critical services in our community.

Financial

four stars

93.81

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 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)
88.3%
  Administrative Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.20
  Program Expenses Growth -3.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 19.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Pueblo County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Pueblo County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Pueblo County (CO) 95.62 four stars
United Way of Steele County (MN) 93.93 four stars
United Way of Northern Arizona (AZ) 90.18 four stars
United Way of Mid & South Jefferson County (TX) 86.56 three stars
Heart of West Michigan United Way (MI) 96.13 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,088,448
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,088,448
   Program Service Revenue $43,738
Total Primary Revenue $1,132,186
   Other Revenue $101,099
TOTAL REVENUE $1,233,285
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $992,875
   Administrative Expenses $52,623
   Fundraising Expenses $123,780
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,169,278
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $64,007
   
Net Assets $2,016,564

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
Emergency Food and Shelter Program $358,139 36.1%
Youth, Family Strengthening, and Seniors $298,590 30.1%
Crisis Intervention Services $172,997 17.4%

Ratings History
United Way of Pueblo 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 11/01/2020 95.62 four stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 98.13 four stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 98.41 four stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 89.39 three stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 89.02 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 88.81 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 84-0404917
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF PUEBLO COUNTY COLORADO 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 (927) Fundraising
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 February, 1971
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
Not compensated -- Shanna Farmer President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$77,087 6.59% Andrea Aragon Former President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Pueblo County (CO) 95.62 four stars
Capital Area United Way, Michigan (MI) 90.62 four stars
United Way of Tarrant County (TX) 86.04 three stars
United Way of Southern Maine (ME) 90.16 four stars
United Way of Dane County (WI) 96.76 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Pueblo County
310 East Abriendo Avenue
Third Floor, Suite 300
Pueblo, CO 81001
tel: (719) 225-8580
fax: (719) 225-8593
EIN: 84-0404917

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 11566
Pueblo, CO 81001

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Board Leadership

Chrissy Holliday
Chair

CEO

Shanna M. Farmer
President & CEO

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