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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Greater Atlanta

Live united

four stars

95.47

40 Courtland Street, N.E. Atlanta, GA 30303
tel: (404) 527-7200   Web Site
EIN: 58-0566194

Board Leadership
Michael Petrik
Board Chair

CEO
Milton J. Little, Jr.
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.47 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Greater Atlanta engages all segments of our community to drive sustainable change in education, income, health and homelessness while continuing to address urgent and basic human care. Our vision is for metro Atlanta to be a place where all individuals and families thrive. We are working on six important goals to ensure a strong community: ensuring that babies are born healthy; children enter school ready to learn and graduate prepared for careers; young people avoid risky behaviors; families are self sufficient; people have access to primary health care; and homeless people are housed within one year.

United Way of Greater Atlanta engages all segments of our community to drive sustainable change in education, income, health and homelessness while continuing to address urgent and basic human care. Our vision is for metro Atlanta to be a place where all individuals and families thrive. We are working on six important goals to ensure a strong community: ensuring that babies are born healthy; children enter school ready to learn and graduate prepared for careers; young people avoid risky behaviors; families are self sufficient; people have access to primary health care; and homeless people are housed within one year.

Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 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)
89.9%
  Administrative Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.51
  Program Expenses Growth 5.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 36.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Greater Atlanta on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Greater Atlanta on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Greater Atlanta (GA) 95.47 four stars
United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra (NV) 89.74 three stars
United Way of the Mid-Willamette Valley (OR) 86.32 three stars
Middlesex United Way (CT) 87.18 three stars
United Way of the Chattahoochee Valley (GA) 88.24 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $106,694,894
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,685,804
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,444,835
Total Contributions $111,825,533
   Program Service Revenue $9,191,305
Total Primary Revenue $121,016,838
   Other Revenue $854,288
TOTAL REVENUE $121,871,126
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $118,062,713
   Administrative Expenses $5,655,852
   Fundraising Expenses $7,886,997
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $131,605,562
   
Payments to Affiliates $603,748
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-9,734,436
   
Net Assets $65,313,170

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 Mobilizer $65,103,584 55.1%
Volunteer Assistance $23,639,450 20.0%
Community Impact Fund $15,967,391 13.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 03/01/2019 95.47 four stars
2016-06 12/01/2018 89.36 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 90.53 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.19 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 91.04 four stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 92.95 four stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 91.51 four stars
2011-06 10/01/2012 94.57 four stars
2010-06 02/01/2012 89.60 three stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 89.39 three stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 92.46 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/01/2010 85.27 three stars
2008-06 03/01/2010 87.15 three stars
2007-06 04/01/2009 87.13 three stars
2006-06 05/01/2008 84.98 three stars
2005-06 12/01/2006 90.66 four stars
2004-06 12/01/2005 93.85 four stars
2003-06 10/01/2004 93.78 four stars
2002-06 10/01/2003 87.15 three stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 93.84 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 58-0566194
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF GREATER ATLANTA 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 (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 August, 1972
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, 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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$457,506 0.34% Milton Little Jr. Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Greater Atlanta (GA) 95.47 four stars
United Way of Southern Cameron County (TX) 94.10 four stars
United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region (MI) 94.15 four stars
United Way of Laramie County (WY) 87.20 three stars
United Way of St. Lucie County (FL) 92.27 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Greater Atlanta
40 Courtland Street, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30303
tel: (404) 527-7200
EIN: 58-0566194

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Board Leadership

Michael Petrik
Board Chair

CEO

Milton J. Little, Jr.
President

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