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Community Development : United Ways

United Way of Merced County

Live United.

two stars

78.77

531 West Main Street Merced, CA 95340
tel: (209) 383-4242   Web Site
EIN: 94-2633265

Board Leadership
Enrique Guzman
President

CEO
Manuel J. Alvarado
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.77 two stars
  Financial 85.01 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00 two stars
This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Merced County with your help, fights for the education, health, and financial stability of all in Merced County. In the early days the organization represented the various charities for which it was raising funds. Through the years, the emphasis changed agency desires to donor desires. Additionally the funding shifted from supporting agencies to supporting selected programs of agencies.

United Way of Merced County with your help, fights for the education, health, and financial stability of all in Merced County. In the early days the organization represented the various charities for which it was raising funds. Through the years, the emphasis changed agency desires to donor desires. Additionally the funding shifted from supporting agencies to supporting selected programs of agencies.

Financial

three stars

85.01

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

74.00

This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
85.0%
  Administrative Expenses 13.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.30
  Program Expenses Growth 0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 64.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Merced County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Merced County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Merced County (CA) 78.77 two stars
United Way of Northwest Michigan (MI) 93.57 four stars
United Way of Forsyth County - GA (GA) 91.73 four stars
United Way of Franklin County (PA) 86.07 three stars
Capital Area United Way, Michigan (MI) 90.62 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $936,311
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $99,423
Total Contributions $1,035,734
   Program Service Revenue $440,727
Total Primary Revenue $1,476,461
   Other Revenue $10,156
TOTAL REVENUE $1,486,617
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,298,014
   Administrative Expenses $216,220
   Fundraising Expenses $30,187
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,544,421
   
Payments to Affiliates $9,556
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-57,804
   
Net Assets $502,116

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
Building Healthy Communities Project $409,587 31.6%
Medical Interpreting Services $305,886 23.6%
Promote Community Initiatives and Programs295683 $295,683 22.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 04/01/2020 78.77 two stars
2017-06 12/01/2019 89.86 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 94-2633265
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF MERCED 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
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 July, 1971
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!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$68,347 4.42% Jeremy Martinez Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Merced County (CA) 78.77 two stars
United Way of Central Indiana (IN) 97.73 four stars
United Way of Volusia-Flagler Counties (FL) 91.02 four stars
United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region (MI) 92.50 four stars
Plymouth Community United Way (MI) 91.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Merced County
531 West Main Street
Merced, CA 95340
tel: (209) 383-4242
EIN: 94-2633265

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Board Leadership

Enrique Guzman
President

CEO

Manuel J. Alvarado
Chief Executive Officer

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