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Community Development : United Ways (Fundraising)

United Way of Greater Cincinnati

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87.85

2400 Reading Road Cincinnati, OH 45202
tel: (513) 762-7100   Web Site
EIN: 31-0537502

Board Leadership
Carl P. Satterwhite
Chair

CEO
Robert C. Reifsnyder
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.85
  Financial 83.30
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

83.30

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
87.3%
  Administrative Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.53
  Program Expenses Growth -0.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 58.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Greater Cincinnati on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Greater Cincinnati on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Greater Cincinnati (OH) 87.85
United Way of Greater Lafayette (IN) 94.12
United Way of Erie County (PA) 90.15
United Way of Northeastern Minnesota (MN) 92.02
Town of Palm Beach United Way (FL) 91.92

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Founded in 1915, United Way of Greater Cincinnati is a leader and community catalyst mobilizing the caring power of individuals and organizations to help people measurably improve their lives. United Way works every day to advance the common good by focusing on the building blocks for a better life - education, income, and health. We concentrate on these critical issues in order to improve lives and strengthen our communities, and ultimately, to make our region the best it can be. Our impact areas are: preparing children for kindergarten, helping youth achieve success in school and life, helping families and individuals achieve financial stability, and our safety net services provide a foundation of care and support.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $60,788,021
   Federated Campaigns $150,554
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $42,750
   Related Organizations $980,686
   Government Grants $788,133
Total Contributions $62,750,144
   Program Service Revenue $1,368,929
Total Primary Revenue $64,119,073
   Other Revenue $981,987
TOTAL REVENUE $65,101,060
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $56,369,077
   Administrative Expenses $3,264,204
   Fundraising Expenses $5,234,721
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $64,868,002
   
Payments to Affiliates $529,250
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $233,058
   
Net Assets $36,174,634

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 Impact $41,256,367 73.2%
Donor Designations $11,274,708 20.0%
Central Services $2,138,220 3.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.85
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 86.94
2013-12 07/01/2015 90.86
2012-12 02/01/2014 93.77
2011-12 04/01/2013 93.55
2011-12 02/01/2013 94.65
2010-12 04/01/2012 92.49
2009-12 09/20/2011 88.34
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 79.44
2008-12 05/01/2010 79.04
2007-12 07/01/2009 81.55
2006-12 07/01/2008 82.85
2005-12 02/01/2007 84.50
2004-12 03/01/2006 90.12
2003-12 05/01/2005 87.82
2002-12 05/01/2004 84.98
2001-12 02/05/2003 84.53
2000-12 10/15/2002 87.77

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

EIN 31-0537502
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF GREATER CINCINNATI
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 (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 October, 1955
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$387,664 0.59% Robert C. Reifsnyder President, CEO

Founded in 1915, United Way of Greater Cincinnati is a leader and community catalyst mobilizing the caring power of individuals and organizations to help people measurably improve their lives. United Way works every day to advance the common good by focusing on the building blocks for a better life - education, income, and health. We concentrate on these critical issues in order to improve lives and strengthen our communities, and ultimately, to make our region the best it can be. Our impact areas are: preparing children for kindergarten, helping youth achieve success in school and life, helping families and individuals achieve financial stability, and our safety net services provide a foundation of care and support.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Greater Cincinnati (OH) 87.85
United Way of East Central Alabama (AL) 91.16
Wiregrass United Way (AL) 85.31
Fondos Unidos de Puerto Rico (PR) 85.44
United Way of Kosciusko County (IN) 89.50

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Greater Cincinnati
2400 Reading Road
Cincinnati, OH 45202
tel: (513) 762-7100
EIN: 31-0537502

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Board Leadership

Carl P. Satterwhite
Chair

CEO

Robert C. Reifsnyder
President, CEO

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