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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Westchester and Putnam

Live united

three stars

89.02

336 Central Park Avenue White Plains, NY 10606
tel: (914) 997-6700   Web Site
EIN: 13-1997636

Board Leadership
David Yawman
Chair

CEO
Alana Sweeny
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.02 three stars
  Financial 85.00 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

85.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
87.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.12
  Program Expenses Growth 10.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 43.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Westchester and Putnam on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Westchester and Putnam on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Westchester and Putnam (NY) 89.02 three stars
United Way of Southern Cameron County (TX) 91.16 four stars
United Way of Greater Lorain County (OH) 88.00 three stars
United Way of the Ohio Valley (KY) 89.55 three stars
United Way of Southwest Michigan (MI) 93.90 four stars

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The mission of the United Way of Westchester and Putnam is to advance the common good. With your help we can create opportunities for a better life by focusing on a quality education that leads to a better job which provides income that can support a family through retirement and good health. Everything we do supports these building blocks for a better life--and that affects all of us. United Way tackles complex problems by figuring out what's causing them, then building community teams--experts in non-profit, business, government and educational communities--to find ways to overcome them. The goal is to produce lasting change.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,831,150
   Federated Campaigns $5,051,392
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $23,095
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $9,905,637
   Program Service Revenue $1,209,076
Total Primary Revenue $11,114,713
   Other Revenue $161,843
TOTAL REVENUE $11,276,556
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,414,795
   Administrative Expenses $782,302
   Fundraising Expenses $420,644
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,617,741
   
Payments to Affiliates $117,507
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-341,185
   
Net Assets $3,043,090

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
Contributions to Other United Ways $5,051,392 48.5%
Training and Technical Assistance $1,964,403 18.9%
Community Impact Initiatives $1,813,421 17.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 10/01/2016 89.02 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 90.71 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 91.33 four stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 91.97 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 81.31 three stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 78.94 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 78.12 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 66.66 one star
2009-06 11/01/2010 60.11 one star
2008-06 08/01/2009 67.55 one star
2007-06 10/01/2008 78.86 two stars
2006-06 11/01/2007 66.58 one star
2005-06 10/01/2006 63.73 one star
2004-06 12/01/2005 65.13 one star
2003-06 10/01/2004 70.83 two stars
2002-06 11/01/2003 77.94 two stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 73.68 two 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 13-1997636
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF WESTCHESTER AND PUTNAM INC
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 (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(600) Community Chest, United Way, etc.
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 Central - the organization is a parent (group ruling) and is not a church or 501(c)(1) organization.
Group Name UNITED WAY OF WESTCHESTER AND PUTNAM INC
Ruling Date October, 1974
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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
$120,395 1.03% Carlene Gentilesco Chief Operating Officer

The mission of the United Way of Westchester and Putnam is to advance the common good. With your help we can create opportunities for a better life by focusing on a quality education that leads to a better job which provides income that can support a family through retirement and good health. Everything we do supports these building blocks for a better life--and that affects all of us. United Way tackles complex problems by figuring out what's causing them, then building community teams--experts in non-profit, business, government and educational communities--to find ways to overcome them. The goal is to produce lasting change.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Westchester and Putnam (NY) 89.02 three stars
United Way of Bay County (MI) 87.94 three stars
United Way of Salt Lake (UT) 91.26 four stars
United Way of Siouxland (IA) 89.20 three stars
United Way of Indian River County (FL) 91.82 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Westchester and Putnam
336 Central Park Avenue
White Plains, NY 10606
tel: (914) 997-6700
fax: (914) 949-6438
EIN: 13-1997636

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Board Leadership

David Yawman
Chair

CEO

Alana Sweeny
President, CEO

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