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Community Development : United Ways

Fox Valley United Way

Live United.

three stars

88.42

44 East Galena Boulevard Aurora, IL 60505
tel: (630) 896-4636   Web Site
EIN: 36-2195467

Board Leadership
Stacey Ries
Board Chair

CEO
Michael Meyer
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.42 three stars
  Financial 84.13 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Together with concerned citizens, Fox Valley United Way fights for the Health, Education and Financial Stability of every person in our community. We win by LIVING UNITED! By forging partnerships to find new solutions to old problems. By mobilizing the best resources and inspiring individuals to join the fight to help their neighbors in need.

Together with concerned citizens, Fox Valley United Way fights for the Health, Education and Financial Stability of every person in our community. We win by LIVING UNITED! By forging partnerships to find new solutions to old problems. By mobilizing the best resources and inspiring individuals to join the fight to help their neighbors in need.

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Financial

three stars

84.13

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
80.3%
  Administrative Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.47
  Program Expenses Growth -4.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 28.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Fox Valley United Way on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Fox Valley United Way on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Fox Valley United Way (IL) 88.42 three stars
United Way of Allen County (IN) 90.68 four stars
United Way of Odessa (TX) 88.03 three stars
United Way of Douglas County (KS) 91.14 four stars
United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County (TX) 91.35 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,169,696
   Federated Campaigns $201,948
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $24,185
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $54,856
Total Contributions $1,450,685
   Program Service Revenue $9,394
Total Primary Revenue $1,460,079
   Other Revenue $1,304
TOTAL REVENUE $1,461,383
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,002,680
   Administrative Expenses $182,618
   Fundraising Expenses $138,918
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,324,216
   
Payments to Affiliates $10,491
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $137,167
   
Net Assets $673,004

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
Community Services and Grants $749,589 74.8%
The Spark Early Childhood Collaboration $249,072 24.8%
Facilitation of Volunteer Opportunities $4,019 0.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 03/01/2020 88.42 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 36-2195467
Name in IRS Master File FOX VALLEY UNITED WAY
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 (600) Community Chest, United Way, etc.
(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 March, 1963
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
$104,369 7.88% Michael Meyer Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Fox Valley United Way (IL) 88.42 three stars
United Way of San Diego County (CA) 88.72 three stars
United Way of Laramie County (WY) 85.89 three stars
United Way of Denton County (TX) 88.19 three stars
Head of the Lakes United Way (MN) 89.78 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Fox Valley United Way
44 East Galena Boulevard
Aurora, IL 60505
tel: (630) 896-4636
fax: (630) 896-4680
EIN: 36-2195467

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Board Leadership

Stacey Ries
Board Chair

CEO

Michael Meyer
Chief Executive Officer

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