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Community Development : United Ways

United Way of Genesee County

Live united

four stars

95.31

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 95.31 four stars
  Financial 94.71 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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.

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Financial

four stars

94.71

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
84.0%
  Administrative Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.60
  Program Expenses Growth 10.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 19.1%
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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Genesee County (MI) 95.31 four stars
United Way of Metropolitan Chicago (IL) 87.03 three stars
Heart of Missouri United Way (MO) 87.66 three stars
United Way of Southwest Virginia (VA) 96.46 four stars
United Way of Mower County (MN) 87.05 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,130,600
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $14,025
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,144,625
   Program Service Revenue $102,837
Total Primary Revenue $7,247,462
   Other Revenue $171,797
TOTAL REVENUE $7,419,259
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,991,725
   Administrative Expenses $445,624
   Fundraising Expenses $673,781
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,111,130
   
Payments to Affiliates $49,045
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $308,129
   
Net Assets $5,729,496

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 $3,810,250 63.6%
Provision of Grants to Nonprofit Agencies $1,325,321 22.1%
Flint Water Crisis $856,154 14.3%

Ratings History
United Way of Genesee County has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 95.31 four stars
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$141,761 1.99% James Gaskin CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Genesee County (MI) 95.31 four stars
United Way of Larimer County (CO) 88.50 three stars
United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley (MA) 90.06 four stars
United Way of the Capital Region (PA) 90.91 four stars
United Way of Gloucester County (NJ) 97.98 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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