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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Genesee County

Live united

four stars

90.70

111 East Court Street Suite 3A
Flint, MI 48502
tel: (810) 232-8121   Web Site
EIN: 38-1359516

Board Leadership
Tony Burks
Chair

CEO
Jamie Gaskin
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.70 four stars
  Financial 89.57 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1922, United Way of Genesee County is at the forefront of uniting people, developing resources and creating solutions to build a better community. As a leader in performance based philanthropy, United Way is focused on achieving measurable results. We are dedicated to improving the health and social well being of our community. United Way is working for long-term solutions by focusing on four focus areas: basic needs; older adults; youth development; and strengthening families.

Founded in 1922, United Way of Genesee County is at the forefront of uniting people, developing resources and creating solutions to build a better community. As a leader in performance based philanthropy, United Way is focused on achieving measurable results. We are dedicated to improving the health and social well being of our community. United Way is working for long-term solutions by focusing on four focus areas: basic needs; older adults; youth development; and strengthening families.

Financial

three stars

89.57

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 06/01/2018 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)
83.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.55
  Program Expenses Growth 20.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 27.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Genesee County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Genesee County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Genesee County (MI) 90.70 four stars
United Way of Anchorage (AK) 86.63 three stars
United Way of Denton County (TX) 92.79 four stars
Aloha United Way (HI) 91.41 four stars
United Way of the Coastal Bend (TX) 96.17 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,719,694
   Federated Campaigns $57,292
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $7,300
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,784,286
   Program Service Revenue $132,133
Total Primary Revenue $6,916,419
   Other Revenue $81,914
TOTAL REVENUE $6,998,333
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,495,633
   Administrative Expenses $909,573
   Fundraising Expenses $994,527
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,399,733
   
Payments to Affiliates $38,937
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,401,400
   
Net Assets $5,041,017

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
Special Initiatives $3,993,946 53.3%
Flint Water Crisis $1,979,447 26.4%
Provision of Grants to Nonprofit Agencies $1,522,240 20.3%

Ratings History
United Way of Genesee County has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 06/01/2018 90.70 four stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 93.32 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 89.08 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 84.50 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 79.67 two stars
2013-06 03/01/2015 81.86 three stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 80.68 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 77.68 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 86.63 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 86.39 three stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 86.64 three stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 87.56 three stars
2006-06 06/01/2007 92.19 four stars
2005-06 02/01/2007 91.98 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 38-1359516
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF GENESEE COUNTY
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 (59) Other school related activities
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
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, 1950
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$134,782 1.43% James Gaskin CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Genesee County (MI) 90.70 four stars
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United Way of Greater Topeka (KS) 88.64 three stars
Valley of the Sun United Way (AZ) 91.75 four stars
United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region (MI) 90.03 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Genesee County
111 East Court Street
Suite 3A
Flint, MI 48502
tel: (810) 232-8121
EIN: 38-1359516

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Board Leadership

Tony Burks
Chair

CEO

Jamie Gaskin
Chief Executive Officer

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