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Community Development : United Ways (Fundraising)

United Way Worldwide

LIVE UNITED

86.32

701 North Fairfax Street Alexandria, VA 22314
tel: (703) 836-7112   Web Site
EIN: 13-1635294

Board Leadership
John Lechleiter
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Brian Gallagher
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.32
  Financial 80.66
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
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

80.66

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

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)
91.0%
  Administrative Expenses 6.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.39
  Program Expenses Growth -3.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 49.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way Worldwide on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way Worldwide on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way Worldwide (VA) 86.32
United Way of West Tennessee (TN) 88.29
United Way of Pueblo County (CO) 88.81
United Way of Central Iowa (IA) 92.81
United Way of Greater Kansas City (MO) 85.82

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United Way improves lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities around the world to advance the common good. We think every child in every country should have a good education. Every citizen should feel financially stable. Every community should be healthy and strong.

We're not alone. Two million volunteers and 9.6 million donors around the world are with us. Together, we raise $5 billion every year to create community solutions that improve life for everyone. Together, we impact the lives of millions of people every year.

United Way is the world's largest privately-funded nonprofit. We're engaging people from all walks of life in nearly 1,800 communities across more than 40 countries and territories worldwide. What we do we may look different in Dubuque than in Dubai, but together we're creating lasting change. Our partners include global, national and local businesses, nonprofits, civic and faith organizations, labor, health organizations, educators, government and more.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $52,426,564
   Federated Campaigns $52,088
   Membership Dues $2,558,227
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $55,036,879
   Program Service Revenue $32,111,080
Total Primary Revenue $87,147,959
   Other Revenue $2,159,956
TOTAL REVENUE $89,307,915
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $73,478,441
   Administrative Expenses $4,298,547
   Fundraising Expenses $2,452,561
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $80,229,549
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $9,078,366
   
Net Assets $38,643,010

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 $9,585,039 13.0%
International Donor Advised Giving $33,312,209 45.3%
U.S. Network $8,924,683 12.1%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.32
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 83.46
2013-12 08/01/2015 85.15
2013-12 07/01/2015 84.89
2012-12 06/01/2014 92.99
2011-12 03/01/2013 95.75
2010-12 04/01/2012 95.79
2009-12 09/20/2011 95.66
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 93.87
2008-12 07/01/2010 84.41
2007-12 04/01/2009 91.31
2006-12 07/01/2008 84.64
2005-12 03/01/2007 83.56
2004-12 04/01/2006 77.69
2003-12 03/01/2005 71.88
2002-12 12/01/2003 89.03
2001-12 10/15/2002 87.72
2000-12 04/15/2002 89.25

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

EIN 13-1635294
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY WORLDWIDE
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 (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(180) Contact or sponsored scientific research for industry
(600) Community Chest, United Way, etc.
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 Central - the organization is a central type organization (no group exemption) of a National, Regional or Geographic grouping of organizations.
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date September, 1934
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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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
$1,136,619 1.41% Brian A. Gallagher President, CEO

United Way improves lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities around the world to advance the common good. We think every child in every country should have a good education. Every citizen should feel financially stable. Every community should be healthy and strong.

We're not alone. Two million volunteers and 9.6 million donors around the world are with us. Together, we raise $5 billion every year to create community solutions that improve life for everyone. Together, we impact the lives of millions of people every year.

United Way is the world's largest privately-funded nonprofit. We're engaging people from all walks of life in nearly 1,800 communities across more than 40 countries and territories worldwide. What we do we may look different in Dubuque than in Dubai, but together we're creating lasting change. Our partners include global, national and local businesses, nonprofits, civic and faith organizations, labor, health organizations, educators, government and more.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way Worldwide (VA) 86.32
United Way of Central Illinois (IL) 89.47
United Way of Pierce County (WA) 88.29
Greater Twin Cities United Way (MN) 94.75
United Way of Greater Rochester (NY) 91.85

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Charity Contact Info

United Way Worldwide
701 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
tel: (703) 836-7112
EIN: 13-1635294

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Board Leadership

John Lechleiter
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Brian Gallagher
President & CEO

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