Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Anchorage

United we fight. United we win.

three stars

86.63

701 West 8th Avenue Suite 230
Anchorage, AK 99501
tel: (907) 263-3800   Web Site
EIN: 92-0027948

Board Leadership
Dan Clark
Chair

CEO
Michele Brown
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.63 three stars
  Financial 81.10 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Anchorage (UWA) has been advancing the common good for more than 60 years. UWA is the leader in mobilizing the resources of individuals, companies, government and labor to achieve positive and lasting change in the lives of the people in our community. United Way of Anchorage fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in our community. Education - ensuring that all children are ready for kindergarten, stay on track and graduate prepared for work, life and continued education; Income - empowering families to save for the future, build assets, and increase their income levels; and Health - Connecting people to affordable healthcare options and supporting healthy life choices is a community responsibility; and basic needs support - ensuring that all Anchorage families are warm, housed and fed.

United Way of Anchorage (UWA) has been advancing the common good for more than 60 years. UWA is the leader in mobilizing the resources of individuals, companies, government and labor to achieve positive and lasting change in the lives of the people in our community. United Way of Anchorage fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in our community. Education - ensuring that all children are ready for kindergarten, stay on track and graduate prepared for work, life and continued education; Income - empowering families to save for the future, build assets, and increase their income levels; and Health - Connecting people to affordable healthcare options and supporting healthy life choices is a community responsibility; and basic needs support - ensuring that all Anchorage families are warm, housed and fed.

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Financial

three stars

81.10

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
80.5%
  Administrative Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.73
  Program Expenses Growth 2.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Anchorage on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Anchorage on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $366,158
   Federated Campaigns $5,081,440
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $483,018
Total Contributions $5,930,616
   Program Service Revenue $984,751
Total Primary Revenue $6,915,367
   Other Revenue $1,173,609
TOTAL REVENUE $8,088,976
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,174,650
   Administrative Expenses $383,101
   Fundraising Expenses $1,252,094
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,809,845
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $279,131
   
Net Assets $7,532,638

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$162,318 2.07% Michele Brown President

Mission

United Way of Anchorage (UWA) has been advancing the common good for more than 60 years. UWA is the leader in mobilizing the resources of individuals, companies, government and labor to achieve positive and lasting change in the lives of the people in our community. United Way of Anchorage fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in our community. Education - ensuring that all children are ready for kindergarten, stay on track and graduate prepared for work, life and continued education; Income - empowering families to save for the future, build assets, and increase their income levels; and Health - Connecting people to affordable healthcare options and supporting healthy life choices is a community responsibility; and basic needs support - ensuring that all Anchorage families are warm, housed and fed.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Anchorage (AK) 86.63 three stars
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United Way of Kennebec Valley (ME) 95.21 four stars
United Way for Greater Austin (TX) 87.30 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Anchorage
701 West 8th Avenue
Suite 230
Anchorage, AK 99501
tel: (907) 263-3800
fax: (907) 263-3801
EIN: 92-0027948

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Board Leadership

Dan Clark
Chair

CEO

Michele Brown
President, CEO