Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Valley of the Sun United Way

Live United

four stars

95.12

3200 East Camelback Road Suite 375
Phoenix, AZ 85014
tel: (602) 631-4800   Web Site
EIN: 86-0104419

Board Leadership
Jennifer Holsman Tetreault
Board Chair

CEO
Carla Vargas Jasa
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.12 four stars
  Financial 94.39 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1925, Valley of the Sun United Way's mission is to improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of our community. Our vision is to build a caring community where all children and youth succeed, families are self-sufficient, and all people enjoy maximum health and independence.

Founded in 1925, Valley of the Sun United Way's mission is to improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of our community. Our vision is to build a caring community where all children and youth succeed, families are self-sufficient, and all people enjoy maximum health and independence.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
School Readiness
1,673
Ending Homelessness
2,233
Ending Hunger
66,470
Financial Stability
3,779
This impact information is current as of January 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

94.39

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
91.2%
  Administrative Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.40
  Program Expenses Growth 1.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 24.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Valley of the Sun United Way on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Valley of the Sun United Way on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $35,598,097
   Federated Campaigns $838,256
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $437,212
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $56,208,326
Total Contributions $93,081,891
   Program Service Revenue $480,162
Total Primary Revenue $93,562,053
   Other Revenue $2,556,639
TOTAL REVENUE $96,118,692
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $90,977,009
   Administrative Expenses $4,239,089
   Fundraising Expenses $4,738,576
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $99,954,674
   
Payments to Affiliates $373,096
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,835,982
   
Net Assets $56,106,037

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$431,213 0.43% Merl Waschler President, CEO

Mission

Founded in 1925, Valley of the Sun United Way's mission is to improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of our community. Our vision is to build a caring community where all children and youth succeed, families are self-sufficient, and all people enjoy maximum health and independence.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Valley of the Sun United Way (AZ) 95.12 four stars
United Way of Blount County (TN) 100.00 four stars
United Way of the Virginia Peninsula (VA) 89.86 three stars
United Way of Greenville County (SC) 92.20 four stars
United Way of Treasure Valley (ID) 95.87 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Valley of the Sun United Way
3200 East Camelback Road
Suite 375
Phoenix, AZ 85014
tel: (602) 631-4800
fax: (602) 631-4809
EIN: 86-0104419

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Board Leadership

Jennifer Holsman Tetreault
Board Chair

CEO

Carla Vargas Jasa
President, CEO