Human Services : Social Services

United Community

three stars

85.57

7511 Fordson Road Alexandria, VA 22306
tel: (703) 768-7106   Web Site
EIN: 54-0850780

Board Leadership
Kenneth Disselkoen
Chair

CEO
Alison DeCourcey
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.57 three stars
  Financial 80.00 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Community, founded in 1969, empowers our neighbors in need to transform their lives. Our services include: emergency assistance for homelessness prevention; ESL and citizenship classes; early care and early learning; youth out-of-school time enrichment programs at two neighborhood community centers; and parenting education that prevents child abuse and neglect. United Community also operates the Back Porch Thrift Store.

United Community, founded in 1969, empowers our neighbors in need to transform their lives. Our services include: emergency assistance for homelessness prevention; ESL and citizenship classes; early care and early learning; youth out-of-school time enrichment programs at two neighborhood community centers; and parenting education that prevents child abuse and neglect. United Community also operates the Back Porch Thrift Store.

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Financial

three stars

80.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

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)
89.4%
  Administrative Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.26
  Program Expenses Growth -17.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 28.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Community on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Community on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $740,875
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $165,577
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,652,510
Total Contributions $2,558,962
   Program Service Revenue $1,107,727
Total Primary Revenue $3,666,689
   Other Revenue $40,713
TOTAL REVENUE $3,707,402
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,189,889
   Administrative Expenses $233,363
   Fundraising Expenses $282,337
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,705,589
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,813
   
Net Assets $1,328,080

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$91,605 2.47% Alison Decourcey Executive Director

Mission

United Community, founded in 1969, empowers our neighbors in need to transform their lives. Our services include: emergency assistance for homelessness prevention; ESL and citizenship classes; early care and early learning; youth out-of-school time enrichment programs at two neighborhood community centers; and parenting education that prevents child abuse and neglect. United Community also operates the Back Porch Thrift Store.

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Charity Contact Info

United Community
7511 Fordson Road
Alexandria, VA 22306
tel: (703) 768-7106
EIN: 54-0850780

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Board Leadership

Kenneth Disselkoen
Chair

CEO

Alison DeCourcey
Executive Director