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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County

Live united

four stars

92.02

700 South Alamo San Antonio, TX 78205
tel: (210) 352-7000   Web Site
EIN: 74-1272381

Board Leadership
Mike Ciskowski
Chairman

CEO
Lyndon Herridge
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.02 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since its first campaign in 1940, when San Antonio business leaders banded together to raise funds for those in need in our community, United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County has become synonymous with caring and helping children, families and individuals. It remains the largest and most respected private health and human service organization in Bexar County, supporting 110 high-quality programs at 60 agencies. Now, United Way is engaging the community to get to the heart of problems. Here in San Antonio, United Way focuses on three critical areas - improving early care and education for children, strengthening families to become more financially stable and developing individual capacity for success.

Since its first campaign in 1940, when San Antonio business leaders banded together to raise funds for those in need in our community, United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County has become synonymous with caring and helping children, families and individuals. It remains the largest and most respected private health and human service organization in Bexar County, supporting 110 high-quality programs at 60 agencies. Now, United Way is engaging the community to get to the heart of problems. Here in San Antonio, United Way focuses on three critical areas - improving early care and education for children, strengthening families to become more financially stable and developing individual capacity for success.

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Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 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)
93.5%
  Administrative Expenses 2.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.64
  Program Expenses Growth 2.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 24.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County (TX) 92.02 four stars
United Way of Fairfield County (OH) 95.14 four stars
United Way of Central Louisiana (LA) 94.94 four stars
United Way of St. Clair County (MI) 93.38 four stars
United Way of Northwest Arkansas (AR) 85.85 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $36,855,316
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $5,914,676
Total Contributions $42,769,992
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $42,769,992
   Other Revenue $366,466
TOTAL REVENUE $43,136,458
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $43,267,728
   Administrative Expenses $966,481
   Fundraising Expenses $2,121,116
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $46,355,325
   
Payments to Affiliates $513,352
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,218,867
   
Net Assets $33,113,691

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
Grant Distributions $38,748,324 89.6%
Community Service Programs $4,519,404 10.4%

Ratings History
United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County has received 12 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 12/01/2018 92.02 four stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 90.06 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.09 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 92.59 four stars
2013-06 12/22/2014 92.32 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 92.23 four stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 91.92 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 92.57 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 93.58 four stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 92.90 four stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 90.31 four stars
2006-06 12/01/2007 91.21 four stars
2005-06 10/01/2006 91.80 four stars
2004-06 05/01/2005 87.62 three stars
2003-06 10/01/2004 76.15 two stars
2002-06 02/01/2004 87.01 three stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 98.15 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 74-1272381
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF SAN ANTONIO & BEXAR 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.
(927) Fundraising
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 April, 1958
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • December, 2014
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$372,710 0.80% Lyndon Herridge President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County (TX) 92.02 four stars
United Way of Metropolitan Chicago (IL) 87.03 three stars
United Way of Essex and West Hudson (NJ) 89.49 three stars
Tulsa Area United Way (OK) 91.55 four stars
United Way of Central West Virginia (WV) 91.73 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County
700 South Alamo
San Antonio, TX 78205
tel: (210) 352-7000
EIN: 74-1272381

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 898
San Antonio, TX 78293

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Board Leadership

Mike Ciskowski
Chairman

CEO

Lyndon Herridge
President, CEO

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