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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Central Indiana

Live united

four stars

94.21

2955 North Meridian Street Suite 300
Indianapolis, IN 46208
tel: (317) 923-1466   Web Site
EIN: 35-1007590

Board Leadership
Steven Walker
Chairman

CEO
Ann D. Murtlow
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.21 four stars
  Financial 92.87 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1918, United Way of Central Indiana helps sustain vital human services for those who need help most while reducing such needs for future generations. We help improve lives and build stronger communities through our support of innovative, practical and efficient human services programs and partners that address local needs. We assess community conditions and bring together the best resources in Central Indiana in order to provide help where it's needed most. United Way of Central Indiana supports the entire community, providing solutions that address today's needs and reduce tomorrow's. Our community priorities are sustaining vital human services for those who need help most, and helping kids enter school ready to learn and graduate ready to earn.

Founded in 1918, United Way of Central Indiana helps sustain vital human services for those who need help most while reducing such needs for future generations. We help improve lives and build stronger communities through our support of innovative, practical and efficient human services programs and partners that address local needs. We assess community conditions and bring together the best resources in Central Indiana in order to provide help where it's needed most. United Way of Central Indiana supports the entire community, providing solutions that address today's needs and reduce tomorrow's. Our community priorities are sustaining vital human services for those who need help most, and helping kids enter school ready to learn and graduate ready to earn.

Financial

four stars

92.87

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
84.5%
  Administrative Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.30
  Program Expenses Growth 3.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Central Indiana on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Central Indiana on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Central Indiana (IN) 94.21 four stars
United Way of Greater Lafayette (IN) 94.12 four stars
United Way Worldwide (VA) 86.04 three stars
United Way of Decatur and Mid Illinois (IL) 89.64 three stars
United Way of Kosciusko County (IN) 86.19 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $49,152,136
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $82,215
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $8,051,791
Total Contributions $57,286,142
   Program Service Revenue $601,543
Total Primary Revenue $57,887,685
   Other Revenue $3,343,249
TOTAL REVENUE $61,230,934
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $48,257,162
   Administrative Expenses $3,996,420
   Fundraising Expenses $4,938,293
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $57,191,875
   
Payments to Affiliates $244,345
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,039,059
   
Net Assets $156,117,125

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
Fund Distribution $34,116,430 70.7%
Education Programs $8,530,499 17.7%
Other Program Services $4,992,410 10.3%

Ratings History
United Way of Central Indiana has received 8 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 07/01/2017 94.21 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 95.08 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 91.29 four stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 91.16 four stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 95.75 four stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 94.90 four stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 92.90 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 96.14 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 96.07 four stars
2009-06 11/24/2010 96.18 four stars
2008-06 07/01/2009 84.71 three stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 88.54 three stars
2006-06 04/01/2008 77.87 two stars
2005-06 05/01/2006 82.72 three stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 86.77 three stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 91.06 four stars
2002-06 04/15/2003 89.25 three stars
2000-12 10/15/2002 98.77 four 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 35-1007590
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF CENTRAL INDIANA 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 (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 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, 1938
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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
$286,711 0.50% Ann Murtlow President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Central Indiana (IN) 94.21 four stars
United Way of Greater Atlanta (GA) 90.53 four stars
United Way of Central West Virginia (WV) 87.30 three stars
United Way of Greater Mercer County (NJ) 86.24 three stars
United Way of Pioneer Valley (MA) 93.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Central Indiana
2955 North Meridian Street
Suite 300
Indianapolis, IN 46208
tel: (317) 923-1466
fax: (317) 921-1355
EIN: 35-1007590

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 88409
Indianapolis, IN 46208

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Board Leadership

Steven Walker
Chairman

CEO

Ann D. Murtlow
President & CEO

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