Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Greater Houston

Do something about it.

four stars

100.00

50 Waugh Drive Houston, TX 77007
tel: (713) 685-2300   Web Site
EIN: 74-1167964

Board Leadership
Jamey Rootes
Chair

CEO
Anna M. Babin
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 100.00 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

When you struggle just to make ends meet, it is hard to focus on the future. That is why United Way invests in helping people succeed wherever they are in their journey, from providing early childhood education to supporting senior independence and from helping families with the basics, like food and housing, to helping them build and travel a pathway to financial stability and long-term success.

United Way of Greater Houston invests in quality services throughout our community, leads special initiatives, like United Way THRIVE, MISSION UNITED, and United Way Bright Beginnings, operates the 2-1-1 Texas/United Way HELPLINE, awards grants for community projects and needs, provides capacity-building services for nonprofits in our area, and brings people and partners together to address community-wide issues.

To access the United Way network of services plus thousands of other health and human services, call the 2-1-1 Texas/United Way HELPLINE anytime, day or night. Just dial 2-1-1.

When you struggle just to make ends meet, it is hard to focus on the future. That is why United Way invests in helping people succeed wherever they are in their journey, from providing early childhood education to supporting senior independence and from helping families with the basics, like food and housing, to helping them build and travel a pathway to financial stability and long-term success.

United Way of Greater Houston invests in quality services throughout our community, leads special initiatives, like United Way THRIVE, MISSION UNITED, and United Way Bright Beginnings, operates the 2-1-1 Texas/United Way HELPLINE, awards grants for community projects and needs, provides capacity-building services for nonprofits in our area, and brings people and partners together to address community-wide issues.

To access the United Way network of services plus thousands of other health and human services, call the 2-1-1 Texas/United Way HELPLINE anytime, day or night. Just dial 2-1-1.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
87.4%
  Administrative Expenses 3.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.32
  Program Expenses Growth 3.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 24.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Greater Houston on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Greater Houston on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $53,473,129
   Federated Campaigns $67,515,469
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $103,771
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $121,092,369
   Program Service Revenue $3,130,188
Total Primary Revenue $124,222,557
   Other Revenue $765,594
TOTAL REVENUE $124,988,151
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $78,595,750
   Administrative Expenses $3,054,973
   Fundraising Expenses $6,838,310
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $88,489,033
   
Payments to Affiliates $690,086
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $36,499,118
   
Net Assets $107,664,443

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$376,649 0.42% Anna M. Babin President & CEO

Mission

When you struggle just to make ends meet, it is hard to focus on the future. That is why United Way invests in helping people succeed wherever they are in their journey, from providing early childhood education to supporting senior independence and from helping families with the basics, like food and housing, to helping them build and travel a pathway to financial stability and long-term success.

United Way of Greater Houston invests in quality services throughout our community, leads special initiatives, like United Way THRIVE, MISSION UNITED, and United Way Bright Beginnings, operates the 2-1-1 Texas/United Way HELPLINE, awards grants for community projects and needs, provides capacity-building services for nonprofits in our area, and brings people and partners together to address community-wide issues.

To access the United Way network of services plus thousands of other health and human services, call the 2-1-1 Texas/United Way HELPLINE anytime, day or night. Just dial 2-1-1.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Greater Houston (TX) 100.00 four stars
United Way of Greater Lima (OH) 88.06 three stars
United Way of the Chattahoochee Valley (GA) 88.24 three stars
United Way of the Ocoee Region (TN) 98.23 four stars
United Way of Odessa (TX) 93.04 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Greater Houston
50 Waugh Drive
Houston, TX 77007
tel: (713) 685-2300
EIN: 74-1167964

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Board Leadership

Jamey Rootes
Chair

CEO

Anna M. Babin
President and CEO