Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Greater Chattanooga

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two stars

73.70

630 Market Street P.O. Box 4027
Chattanooga, TN 37405
tel: (423) 752-0300   Web Site
EIN: 62-0565962

Board Leadership
Tom White
Chair

CEO
Lesley Scearce
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 73.70 two stars
  Financial 96.24 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 63.00 one star
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Greater Chattanooga's mission is to unite people and resources in building a stronger and healthier community. United Way of Greater Chattanooga is working to advance the common good by educating children to be ready for school, promoting economic stability so people can provide for themselves and their families, and by caring for the most vulnerable in our community. By preventing problems and changing these social conditions, we create a stronger and healthier community for everyone.

United Way of Greater Chattanooga's mission is to unite people and resources in building a stronger and healthier community. United Way of Greater Chattanooga is working to advance the common good by educating children to be ready for school, promoting economic stability so people can provide for themselves and their families, and by caring for the most vulnerable in our community. By preventing problems and changing these social conditions, we create a stronger and healthier community for everyone.

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Financial

four stars

96.24

Accountability & Transparency

one star

63.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
84.7%
  Administrative Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.99
  Program Expenses Growth 0.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 23.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Greater Chattanooga on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Greater Chattanooga on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,369,652
   Federated Campaigns $151,804
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $40,000
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,561,456
   Program Service Revenue $151,804
Total Primary Revenue $6,713,260
   Other Revenue $3,354,769
TOTAL REVENUE $10,068,029
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,060,050
   Administrative Expenses $907,830
   Fundraising Expenses $710,607
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,678,487
   
Payments to Affiliates $110,000
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-610,458
   
Net Assets $22,642,798

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$138,092 1.29% Lesley Scearce President

Mission

United Way of Greater Chattanooga's mission is to unite people and resources in building a stronger and healthier community. United Way of Greater Chattanooga is working to advance the common good by educating children to be ready for school, promoting economic stability so people can provide for themselves and their families, and by caring for the most vulnerable in our community. By preventing problems and changing these social conditions, we create a stronger and healthier community for everyone.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Greater Chattanooga (TN) 73.70 two stars
United Way of Greater Toledo (OH) 86.80 three stars
United Way of Southeastern Connecticut (CT) 94.23 four stars
Middlesex United Way (CT) 87.05 three stars
United Way of Lancaster County (PA) 87.13 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Greater Chattanooga
630 Market Street
P.O. Box 4027
Chattanooga, TN 37405
tel: (423) 752-0300
fax: (423) 752-0350
EIN: 62-0565962

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Board Leadership

Tom White
Chair

CEO

Lesley Scearce
President & CEO