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Community Development : United Ways (Fundraising)

United Way of Frederick County

Live united

three stars

86.67

22 South Market Street Suite 5
Frederick, MD 21701
tel: (301) 663-4231   Web Site
EIN: 52-0607973

Board Leadership
James Sears
Board Chair

CEO
Kenneth Oldham
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.67 three stars
  Financial 81.16 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

81.16

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
75.1%
  Administrative Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.11
  Program Expenses Growth 4.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 36.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Frederick County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Frederick County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Frederick County (MD) 86.67 three stars
United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley (PA) 88.98 three stars
United Way of the Lowcountry (SC) 87.66 three stars
United Way for Greater Austin (TX) 87.50 three stars
Granite United Way (NH) 85.80 three stars

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Founded in 1938, the United Way of Frederick County (UWFC) exists to unite local resources to provide the most effective response to community issues in Frederick County. We aim to build a community where everyone has the aspirations, resources and opportunities to reach their potential. UWFC is focusing on the building blocks for a good life: helping children and youth achieve their potential through education, helping families become financially stable and independent, and improving people's health.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,237,130
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,237,130
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,237,130
   Other Revenue $102,067
TOTAL REVENUE $1,339,197
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $844,067
   Administrative Expenses $126,485
   Fundraising Expenses $152,507
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,123,059
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $216,138
   
Net Assets $1,223,324

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
Fund Distribution $844,067 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 11/01/2016 86.67 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 84.90 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 05/01/2015 83.55 three stars
2013-06 12/22/2014 69.78 one star
2012-06 09/01/2013 91.87 four stars
2011-06 04/01/2013 77.64 two stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 76.42 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 74.79 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/22/2010 59.58 one star
2008-06 09/01/2009 74.97 two stars
2007-06 06/01/2008 72.94 two stars
2006-06 04/01/2007 77.16 two stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 83.43 three stars
2003-12 12/01/2004 90.42 four 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 52-0607973
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF FREDERICK COUNTY INCORPORATED
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.
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 September, 1939
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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$88,560 7.88% Joshua B. Pedersen Executive Director

Founded in 1938, the United Way of Frederick County (UWFC) exists to unite local resources to provide the most effective response to community issues in Frederick County. We aim to build a community where everyone has the aspirations, resources and opportunities to reach their potential. UWFC is focusing on the building blocks for a good life: helping children and youth achieve their potential through education, helping families become financially stable and independent, and improving people's health.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Frederick County (MD) 86.67 three stars
United Way of Portage County, OH (OH) 86.27 three stars
United Way of Westchester and Putnam (NY) 89.02 three stars
United Way of San Diego County (CA) 90.03 four stars
United Way of Williamson County (TN) 97.17 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Frederick County
22 South Market Street
Suite 5
Frederick, MD 21701
tel: (301) 663-4231
fax: (301) 663-1855
EIN: 52-0607973

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 307
Frederick, MD 21705

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Board Leadership

James Sears
Board Chair

CEO

Kenneth Oldham
Chief Executive Officer

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