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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Metropolitan Nashville

Live united

four stars

96.66

250 Venture Circle Nashville, TN 37228
tel: (615) 255-8501   Web Site
EIN: 62-0533104

Board Leadership
Gordon Knapp
Board Chair

CEO
Brian Hassett
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.66 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Metropolitan Nashville offers an opportunity for donors to unite under one umbrella in order to affect change and improve lives. Additionally, the organization brings together volunteers, health and human service agencies, government officials and other leaders in the community to assess and respond to the immediate needs of Nashville. The mission of United Way of Metropolitan Nashville is to bring together people and organizations to create a community where individuals, families and neighborhoods thrive. We achieve community impact by focusing on issues that will improve education, financial stability, and healthy behaviors in our most vulnerable neighborhoods.

United Way of Metropolitan Nashville offers an opportunity for donors to unite under one umbrella in order to affect change and improve lives. Additionally, the organization brings together volunteers, health and human service agencies, government officials and other leaders in the community to assess and respond to the immediate needs of Nashville. The mission of United Way of Metropolitan Nashville is to bring together people and organizations to create a community where individuals, families and neighborhoods thrive. We achieve community impact by focusing on issues that will improve education, financial stability, and healthy behaviors in our most vulnerable neighborhoods.

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Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 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)
86.1%
  Administrative Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.71
  Program Expenses Growth 8.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 24.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Metropolitan Nashville on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Metropolitan Nashville on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Metropolitan Nashville (TN) 96.66 four stars
United Way of the Quad Cities (IA) 88.84 three stars
United Way of Southwest Virginia (VA) 96.46 four stars
Orange County United Way (CA) 88.09 three stars
United Way of Beaumont & North Jefferson County (TX) 90.16 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $15,629,409
   Federated Campaigns $483,484
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $8,589,953
Total Contributions $24,702,846
   Program Service Revenue $429,392
Total Primary Revenue $25,132,238
   Other Revenue $672,706
TOTAL REVENUE $25,804,944
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $21,815,769
   Administrative Expenses $1,419,713
   Fundraising Expenses $1,646,076
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $24,881,558
   
Payments to Affiliates $216,963
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $923,386
   
Net Assets $24,215,170

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
Outcome Based Investments Program $6,807,291 31.2%
Federal Grants to Health Departments $6,526,353 29.9%
Donor Designations $3,787,984 17.4%

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/01/2019 96.66 four stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 96.66 four stars
2016-12 12/01/2018 88.98 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 89.00 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.82 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 92.31 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 88.52 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 84.51 three stars
2011-12 12/01/2012 81.11 three stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 82.74 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 82.79 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 73.59 two stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 71.48 two stars
2007-12 12/17/2008 86.59 three stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 83.43 three stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 80.77 three stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 79.41 two stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 91.56 four stars
2002-12 01/01/2004 82.90 three stars
2001-12 02/05/2003 85.55 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 62-0533104
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE 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.
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 July, 1975
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$261,315 1.05% Brian Hassett President and CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Metropolitan Nashville (TN) 96.66 four stars
United Way of Northeastern Minnesota (MN) 97.17 four stars
United Way of Yellowstone County (MT) 95.47 four stars
United Way of Hall County (GA) 90.38 four stars
United Way of Siouxland (IA) 96.16 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Metropolitan Nashville
250 Venture Circle
Nashville, TN 37228
tel: (615) 255-8501
fax: (615) 780-2426
EIN: 62-0533104

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Board Leadership

Gordon Knapp
Board Chair

CEO

Brian Hassett
President, CEO

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