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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Greater Mercer County

Live United

three stars

88.70

3150 Brunswick Pike Suite 230
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
tel: (609) 896-1912   Web Site
EIN: 21-0683073

Board Leadership
Jennifer Woods
Board President

CEO
Sandra Toussaint
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.70 three stars
  Financial 84.02 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Greater Mercer County invests in programs, community partnerships, and volunteer engagement to propel individuals and families to reach their fullest potential. We envision a vibrant and inclusive community whereby all can thrive, especially in the areas of youth and family success, economic vitality and health and wellness.

United Way of Greater Mercer County invests in programs, community partnerships, and volunteer engagement to propel individuals and families to reach their fullest potential. We envision a vibrant and inclusive community whereby all can thrive, especially in the areas of youth and family success, economic vitality and health and wellness.

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Financial

three stars

84.02

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
81.6%
  Administrative Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.04
  Program Expenses Growth -24.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Greater Mercer County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Greater Mercer County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Greater Mercer County (NJ) 88.70 three stars
United Way of Central Florida (FL) 93.83 four stars
United Way of Washtenaw County (MI) 90.46 four stars
United Way of Beaumont & North Jefferson County (TX) 90.16 four stars
Heart of West Michigan United Way (MI) 97.80 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,758,862
   Federated Campaigns $150,141
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,909,003
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,909,003
   Other Revenue $22,724
TOTAL REVENUE $1,931,727
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,438,027
   Administrative Expenses $221,795
   Fundraising Expenses $364,009
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,023,831
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-92,104
   
Net Assets $3,012,610

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
Income Program $889,447 61.9%
Education Program $386,036 26.8%
Health Program $162,544 11.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 88.70 three stars
2017-06 03/01/2019 89.14 three stars
2016-06 10/01/2018 87.14 three stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 86.24 three stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 84.97 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.44 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 82.67 three stars
2013-06 12/22/2014 83.09 three stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 80.59 three stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 75.27 two stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 77.16 two stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 79.00 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 06/01/2010 70.30 two stars
2008-06 04/01/2009 70.92 two stars
2007-06 04/01/2008 76.70 two stars
2006-06 03/01/2007 82.00 three stars
2005-06 04/01/2006 77.69 two stars
2004-06 05/01/2005 81.52 three stars
2003-06 12/01/2004 81.28 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 21-0683073
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF GREATER MERCER COUNTY 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.
(902) Emergency or disaster aid fund
(927) Fundraising
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 January, 1938
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$122,436 6.04% Sandra Toussaint President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Greater Mercer County (NJ) 88.70 three stars
United Way of Sheboygan County (WI) 90.50 four stars
United Way of Greater Fall River (MA) 85.87 three stars
United Way of the Lowcountry (SC) 93.29 four stars
Aloha United Way (HI) 88.25 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Greater Mercer County
3150 Brunswick Pike
Suite 230
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
tel: (609) 896-1912
fax: (609) 895-1245
EIN: 21-0683073

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Board Leadership

Jennifer Woods
Board President

CEO

Sandra Toussaint
President & CEO

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