Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

Live united

three stars

87.90

1709 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19103
tel: (800) 417-8742   Web Site
EIN: 23-1556045

Board Leadership
J. Gordon Cooney, Jr.
Chair

CEO
Bill Golderer
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.90 three stars
  Financial 84.40 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey aims to harness, leverage and strategically invest the collective power of donors, advocates and volunteers, to drive measurable results that improve the lives of people in our region. United Way ensures resources are collectively used in the most powerful way to solve the region's most pressing issues. We are committed to engaging entire communities and providing the tools, services, and expertise that can enable individuals and families to become stronger and more independent.

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey aims to harness, leverage and strategically invest the collective power of donors, advocates and volunteers, to drive measurable results that improve the lives of people in our region. United Way ensures resources are collectively used in the most powerful way to solve the region's most pressing issues. We are committed to engaging entire communities and providing the tools, services, and expertise that can enable individuals and families to become stronger and more independent.

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Financial

three stars

84.40

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
82.9%
  Administrative Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.31
  Program Expenses Growth -14.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $38,145,078
   Federated Campaigns $139,621
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $490,408
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $136,504
Total Contributions $38,911,611
   Program Service Revenue $12,800
Total Primary Revenue $38,924,411
   Other Revenue $13,235,445
TOTAL REVENUE $52,159,856
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $35,561,227
   Administrative Expenses $3,302,400
   Fundraising Expenses $6,596,881
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $45,460,508
   
Payments to Affiliates $553,296
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $6,699,348
   
Net Assets $84,647,859

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$290,382 0.63% James F. Cawley Former President, CEO

Mission

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey aims to harness, leverage and strategically invest the collective power of donors, advocates and volunteers, to drive measurable results that improve the lives of people in our region. United Way ensures resources are collectively used in the most powerful way to solve the region's most pressing issues. We are committed to engaging entire communities and providing the tools, services, and expertise that can enable individuals and families to become stronger and more independent.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (PA) 87.90 three stars
United Way of Northeast Florida (FL) 95.04 four stars
United Way of Forsyth County - GA (GA) 91.73 four stars
United Way of Bay County (MI) 90.51 four stars
United Way of Southern Kentucky (KY) 88.10 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey
1709 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103
tel: (800) 417-8742
EIN: 23-1556045

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Board Leadership

J. Gordon Cooney, Jr.
Chair

CEO

Bill Golderer
President & CEO