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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Tarrant County

LIVE UNITED for Tarrant County

three stars

86.04

1500 North Main Street, Suite 200 Fort Worth, TX 76164
tel: (817) 258-8000   Web Site
EIN: 75-0858360

Board Leadership
James Powell
Board Chair

CEO
Leah King
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.04 three stars
  Financial 80.26 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Tarrant County has worked to improve the lives of those in our community since 1922. As a nonprofit leader, we bring together individuals, groups, donors and service providers to help solve some of the toughest social issues affecting Tarrant County. Each year, United Way helps more than 300,000 people through its resources. United Way of Tarrant County has no fees for donor designations, with 100 percent of the donation going to the selected agency or cause.

United Way of Tarrant County has worked to improve the lives of those in our community since 1922. As a nonprofit leader, we bring together individuals, groups, donors and service providers to help solve some of the toughest social issues affecting Tarrant County. Each year, United Way helps more than 300,000 people through its resources. United Way of Tarrant County has no fees for donor designations, with 100 percent of the donation going to the selected agency or cause.

Financial

three stars

80.26

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
83.7%
  Administrative Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.55
  Program Expenses Growth -6.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 28.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Tarrant County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Tarrant County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Tarrant County (TX) 86.04 three stars
Greater Twin Cities United Way (MN) 89.20 three stars
United Way of Lake & Sumter Counties (FL) 92.68 four stars
United Way of Greater St. Joseph (MO) 90.81 four stars
Spokane County United Way (WA) 85.32 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $14,331,959
   Federated Campaigns $104,385
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $91,875
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $7,599,855
Total Contributions $22,128,074
   Program Service Revenue $502,987
Total Primary Revenue $22,631,061
   Other Revenue $1,667,290
TOTAL REVENUE $24,298,351
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,043,632
   Administrative Expenses $2,953,210
   Fundraising Expenses $2,176,253
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $27,173,095
   
Payments to Affiliates $224,056
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,874,744
   
Net Assets $15,707,837

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 Initiatives $7,478,376 33.9%
Area Agency on Aging $6,946,746 31.5%
Agency Allocations $3,218,933 14.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 11/01/2020 86.04 three stars
2018-06 09/03/2019 89.18 three stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 89.78 three stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 89.39 three stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 90.08 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 93.96 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 91.33 four stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 91.28 four stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 96.15 four stars
2011-06 04/01/2013 93.26 four stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 89.09 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 93.22 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 85.42 three stars
2008-06 09/01/2009 81.96 three stars
2007-03 07/01/2008 80.57 three stars
2006-03 04/01/2007 81.73 three stars
2005-03 06/01/2006 84.73 three stars
2004-03 05/01/2005 85.58 three stars
2003-03 06/01/2004 87.25 three stars
2002-03 04/15/2003 84.39 three 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 75-0858360
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF TARRANT COUNTY
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, 1953
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
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$248,649 0.91% TD Smyers President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Tarrant County (TX) 86.04 three stars
United Way of Essex and West Hudson (NJ) 87.81 three stars
United Way of the Virginia Peninsula (VA) 94.69 four stars
United Way of the Lowcountry (SC) 87.05 three stars
United Way of Greater Plymouth County (MA) 85.34 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Tarrant County
1500 North Main Street, Suite 200
Fort Worth, TX 76164
tel: (817) 258-8000
fax: (817) 258-8005
EIN: 75-0858360

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Board Leadership

James Powell
Board Chair

CEO

Leah King
President and CEO

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