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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County

Live united

four stars

90.06

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

Board Leadership
Rick Cavender
Chairman

CEO
Lyndon Herridge
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.06 four stars
  Financial 91.25 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

91.25

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 09/01/2017 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)
93.7%
  Administrative Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.70
  Program Expenses Growth 6.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 26.9%
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) 90.06 four stars
United Way of Porter County (IN) 89.56 three stars
United Way Fox Cities (WI) 93.03 four stars
United Way of San Diego County (CA) 90.03 four stars
United Way of Greater St. Joseph (MO) 88.22 three stars

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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.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $44,893,587
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $5,657,440
Total Contributions $50,551,027
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $50,551,027
   Other Revenue $358,561
TOTAL REVENUE $50,909,588
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $47,718,784
   Administrative Expenses $1,103,129
   Fundraising Expenses $2,128,732
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $50,950,645
   
Payments to Affiliates $458,068
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-41,057
   
Net Assets $37,056,399

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 $43,384,056 90.9%
Community Service Programs $4,334,728 9.1%

Ratings History
United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County has received 11 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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
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  • June, 2016
  • December, 2014
  • 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
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County (TX) 90.06 four stars
United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties (IA) 90.87 four stars
United Way of Wyoming Valley (PA) 86.85 three stars
Shelby County United Way (OH) 85.80 three stars
United Way of the Coastal Empire (GA) 85.53 three 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

Rick Cavender
Chairman

CEO

Lyndon Herridge
President, CEO

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