Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of the Midlands, South Carolina

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four stars

92.68

1818 Blanding Street Columbia, SC 29201
tel: (803) 733-5400   Web Site
EIN: 57-0314396

Board Leadership
Tim Arnold
Chair

CEO
Sara Fawcett
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.68 four stars
  Financial 89.66 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1925, the mission of United Way of the Midlands is simple: we unite people and resources to improve the quality of life in the Midlands. We work to determine and respond to the critical human service needs of the community, and this work is achieved by a four-part process: Determining community needs, Prioritizing community needs, Developing community resources, and Distributing community resources. United Way of the Midlands covers the counties of Richland, Lexington, Fairfield, Newberry, Calhoun, and Orangeburg.

Founded in 1925, the mission of United Way of the Midlands is simple: we unite people and resources to improve the quality of life in the Midlands. We work to determine and respond to the critical human service needs of the community, and this work is achieved by a four-part process: Determining community needs, Prioritizing community needs, Developing community resources, and Distributing community resources. United Way of the Midlands covers the counties of Richland, Lexington, Fairfield, Newberry, Calhoun, and Orangeburg.

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Financial

three stars

89.66

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
83.1%
  Administrative Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.81
  Program Expenses Growth 0.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of the Midlands, South Carolina on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of the Midlands, South Carolina on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,201,146
   Federated Campaigns $26,829
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,508
   Related Organizations $1,253,198
   Government Grants $953,388
Total Contributions $12,437,069
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $12,437,069
   Other Revenue $838,525
TOTAL REVENUE $13,275,594
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,457,590
   Administrative Expenses $790,392
   Fundraising Expenses $1,638,032
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,886,014
   
Payments to Affiliates $165,109
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-610,420
   
Net Assets $11,760,863

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$205,546 1.48% Sara Fawcett CEO

Mission

Founded in 1925, the mission of United Way of the Midlands is simple: we unite people and resources to improve the quality of life in the Midlands. We work to determine and respond to the critical human service needs of the community, and this work is achieved by a four-part process: Determining community needs, Prioritizing community needs, Developing community resources, and Distributing community resources. United Way of the Midlands covers the counties of Richland, Lexington, Fairfield, Newberry, Calhoun, and Orangeburg.

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United Way of the Midlands, South Carolina (SC) 92.68 four stars
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United Way of Odessa (TX) 88.03 three stars
United Way of Northwest Georgia (GA) 92.22 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of the Midlands, South Carolina
1818 Blanding Street
Columbia, SC 29201
tel: (803) 733-5400
EIN: 57-0314396

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Board Leadership

Tim Arnold
Chair

CEO

Sara Fawcett
President, CEO