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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Central Virginia

Live united

three stars

83.62

1010 Miller Park Square Lynchburg, VA 24501
tel: (434) 846-8467   Web Site
EIN: 54-0505923

Board Leadership
John Krakora
Chair

CEO
Bill Varner
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.62 three stars
  Financial 77.92 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1921, United Way of Central Virginia (UWCV) provides services and funding for non-profit service organizations and charities throughout Central Virginia - the counties of Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford, and Campbell and the cities of Bedford and Lynchburg. UWCV's activities and key direct services help create a more efficient and effective health and human care system. Through this work, UWCV provides professional information and referral services, expertise for distribution of campaign dollars, training of agency professionals, and development of collaborations that will improve the quality of services for our community. Our focus areas are: helping people in crisis; creating successful children and youth; strengthening families and individuals; and creating healthy and independent individuals.

Founded in 1921, United Way of Central Virginia (UWCV) provides services and funding for non-profit service organizations and charities throughout Central Virginia - the counties of Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford, and Campbell and the cities of Bedford and Lynchburg. UWCV's activities and key direct services help create a more efficient and effective health and human care system. Through this work, UWCV provides professional information and referral services, expertise for distribution of campaign dollars, training of agency professionals, and development of collaborations that will improve the quality of services for our community. Our focus areas are: helping people in crisis; creating successful children and youth; strengthening families and individuals; and creating healthy and independent individuals.

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Financial

two stars

77.92

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
84.2%
  Administrative Expenses 5.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.32
  Program Expenses Growth -4.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 49.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Central Virginia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Central Virginia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Central Virginia (VA) 83.62 three stars
Heart of Florida United Way (FL) 98.23 four stars
United Way of Laramie County (WY) 85.89 three stars
United Way of Lebanon County (PA) 88.65 three stars
United Way of Southwest Michigan (MI) 92.95 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,077,422
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $270,622
Total Contributions $2,348,044
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,348,044
   Other Revenue $129,092
TOTAL REVENUE $2,477,136
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,045,336
   Administrative Expenses $113,247
   Fundraising Expenses $267,938
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,426,521
   
Payments to Affiliates $19,478
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $50,615
   
Net Assets $1,545,149

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
Distribution of Funds $1,406,570 68.8%
Smart Beginning $343,239 16.8%
2-1-1 Virginia $295,527 14.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 06/01/2019 83.62 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 80.36 three stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 80.29 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 80.28 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 79.93 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 76.33 two stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 86.66 three stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 91.46 four stars
2011-06 10/01/2012 91.94 four stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 86.68 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 86.71 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 81.57 three stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 70.40 two stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 72.30 two stars
2006-06 06/01/2007 77.94 two stars
2005-06 04/01/2006 71.15 two stars
2004-06 03/01/2005 65.31 one star
2003-06 11/01/2004 65.89 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 54-0505923
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF CENTRAL VIRGINIA INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (927) Fundraising
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 November, 1958
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$41,320 1.70% Bill Varner President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$54,344 2.23% Marie O. Martin Former President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Central Virginia (VA) 83.62 three stars
United Way of Metropolitan Chicago (IL) 87.03 three stars
United Way of Weld County (CO) 85.90 three stars
United Way of Larimer County (CO) 93.75 four stars
United Way of Coastal Fairfield County (CT) 89.11 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Central Virginia
1010 Miller Park Square
Lynchburg, VA 24501
tel: (434) 846-8467
fax: (434) 847-8753
EIN: 54-0505923

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Board Leadership

John Krakora
Chair

CEO

Bill Varner
President and CEO

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