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Urban Affairs Coalition

Driving Change from the Ground Up

four stars

90.58

1207 Chestnut Street 7th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
tel: (215) 851-0110   Web Site
EIN: 23-7046393

Board Leadership
Jim Mergiotti
Chair

CEO
Sharmain Matlock-Turner
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.58 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Urban Affairs Coalition unites government, business, neighborhoods, and individual initiative to improve the quality of life in the region, build wealth in urban communities, and solve emerging issues.

We are a Coalition of 70+ partner organizations, large and small, working on diverse issues that immediately affect communities. We strengthen nonprofit organizations through fiscal sponsorship, capacity building, and program evaluation; improve life chances for youth and young adults; and provide economic opportunity to low-income households, working families, and disadvantaged businesses.

Our Priorities:
Strengthening nonprofits
Building wealth in urban communities
Developing youth and young adults
Creating strategic partnerships

The Urban Affairs Coalition unites government, business, neighborhoods, and individual initiative to improve the quality of life in the region, build wealth in urban communities, and solve emerging issues.

We are a Coalition of 70+ partner organizations, large and small, working on diverse issues that immediately affect communities. We strengthen nonprofit organizations through fiscal sponsorship, capacity building, and program evaluation; improve life chances for youth and young adults; and provide economic opportunity to low-income households, working families, and disadvantaged businesses.

Our Priorities:
Strengthening nonprofits
Building wealth in urban communities
Developing youth and young adults
Creating strategic partnerships

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Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 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)
86.6%
  Administrative Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.39
  Program Expenses Growth 10.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 30.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Urban Affairs Coalition on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Urban Affairs Coalition on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Urban Affairs Coalition (PA) 90.58 four stars
Catholic Charities CYO, Archdiocese of San Francisco (CA) 91.21 four stars
MidTown Cleveland (OH) 90.17 four stars
The Pittsburgh Project (PA) 85.00 three stars
Urban Ventures Leadership Foundation (MN) 89.28 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,255,363
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $311,292
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $24,175,797
Total Contributions $26,742,452
   Program Service Revenue $1,099,425
Total Primary Revenue $27,841,877
   Other Revenue $33,784
TOTAL REVENUE $27,875,661
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $24,745,628
   Administrative Expenses $2,515,039
   Fundraising Expenses $249,441
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $27,510,108
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $365,553
   
Net Assets $8,836,258

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
Economic Development $8,708,822 35.2%
Homelessness $6,849,616 27.7%
Education $5,043,815 20.4%
Community Intervention and Support $4,143,375 16.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 09/01/2018 90.58 four stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 85.33 three stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 77.40 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 77.40 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 76.36 two stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 78.08 two stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 76.87 two stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 78.98 two stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 79.11 two stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 90.32 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/01/2010 91.85 four stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 91.75 four stars
2007-06 05/01/2009 91.85 four stars
2006-06 08/01/2007 91.98 four stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 86.36 three stars
2004-06 04/01/2005 84.80 three stars
2003-06 04/01/2004 89.83 three stars
2002-06 09/01/2003 85.16 three stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 77.98 two 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 23-7046393
Name in IRS Master File URBAN AFFAIRS COALITION
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 (430) Defense of human and civil rights
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, 1970
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$179,464 0.65% Sharmain Matlock-Turner President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Urban Affairs Coalition (PA) 90.58 four stars
Foundation for the Mid South (MS) 90.38 four stars
Greenlight Fund (MA) 91.30 four stars
Puente (CA) 95.74 four stars
Staten Island Economic Development Corporation (SIEDC) (NY) 86.03 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Urban Affairs Coalition
1207 Chestnut Street
7th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
tel: (215) 851-0110
fax: (215) 851-0514
EIN: 23-7046393

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Board Leadership

Jim Mergiotti
Chair

CEO

Sharmain Matlock-Turner
President, CEO

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