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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Greater Greensboro

Live United

four stars

92.84

1500 Yanceyville Street P.O. Box 14998
Greensboro, NC 27415
tel: (336) 378-6600   Web Site
EIN: 56-0668555

Board Leadership
Gregg Strader
Chair of the Board

CEO
Michelle Gethers-Clark
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.84 four stars
  Financial 89.88 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established during World War I, United Way of Greater Greensboro is working to advance the common good by focusing on our community's most pressing needs in the areas of education, income and health. These are the building blocks for a good life - a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to promote self-sufficiency, and good health. Our goal is to create long-lasting and measurable changes that improve the quality of life for individuals, families and children in Greater Greensboro. United Way focuses its attention on the root causes of issues through programs that address specific needs related to Growing Successful Kids, Helping People Help Themselves, and Caring for Everyone's Health.

Established during World War I, United Way of Greater Greensboro is working to advance the common good by focusing on our community's most pressing needs in the areas of education, income and health. These are the building blocks for a good life - a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to promote self-sufficiency, and good health. Our goal is to create long-lasting and measurable changes that improve the quality of life for individuals, families and children in Greater Greensboro. United Way focuses its attention on the root causes of issues through programs that address specific needs related to Growing Successful Kids, Helping People Help Themselves, and Caring for Everyone's Health.

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Financial

three stars

89.88

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
82.4%
  Administrative Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.08
  Program Expenses Growth -2.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Greater Greensboro on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Greater Greensboro on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Greater Greensboro (NC) 92.84 four stars
United Way of Medina County (OH) 90.05 four stars
United Way of Tompkins County (NY) 90.28 four stars
United Way of the Southern Tier (NY) 87.65 three stars
United Way - Thomas Jefferson Area (VA) 96.11 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,970,609
   Federated Campaigns $64,826
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $11,035,435
   Program Service Revenue $41,251
Total Primary Revenue $11,076,686
   Other Revenue $767,272
TOTAL REVENUE $11,843,958
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,224,569
   Administrative Expenses $872,585
   Fundraising Expenses $903,268
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,000,422
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,843,536
   
Net Assets $12,211,921

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
Support Education, Financial Stability, Health $5,162,977 62.8%
Facilitate Donor Designations $1,722,613 20.9%
Address the Root Causes of Poverty $1,338,979 16.3%

Ratings History
United Way of Greater Greensboro has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2019 92.84 four stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 90.67 four stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 85.44 three stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 91.14 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.97 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 84.22 three stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 87.54 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 81.49 three stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 80.05 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 83.62 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/22/2010 75.69 two stars
2008-06 09/01/2009 71.54 two stars
2007-06 12/01/2008 78.79 two stars
2006-06 12/01/2007 80.02 three stars
2005-06 04/01/2006 79.90 two stars
2004-06 05/01/2005 74.44 two stars
2003-03 03/01/2005 81.03 three 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 56-0668555
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF GREATER GREENSBORO 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 (600) Community Chest, United Way, etc.
(927) Fundraising
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 November, 1969
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$193,516 1.93% Michelle Gethers-Clark CEO, President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Greater Greensboro (NC) 92.84 four stars
Greater Gallatin United Way (MT) 88.26 three stars
United Way of Indian River County (FL) 95.16 four stars
United Way of Greater St. Joseph (MO) 91.02 four stars
United Way of Allen County (IN) 90.68 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Greater Greensboro
1500 Yanceyville Street
P.O. Box 14998
Greensboro, NC 27415
tel: (336) 378-6600
fax: (336) 378-6611
EIN: 56-0668555

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Board Leadership

Gregg Strader
Chair of the Board

CEO

Michelle Gethers-Clark
President, CEO

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