Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

University City District

Changing Places, Changing Lives.

four stars

91.81

3940 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19104
tel: (215) 243-0555   Web Site
EIN: 23-2913784

Board Leadership
Craig Carnaroli
Chairman

CEO
Matt Bergheiser
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.81 four stars
  Financial 96.41 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1997, University City District (UCD) is a neighborhood-based special services district dedicated to improving the quality of life in the two point four square mile area of West Philadelphia, known as University City. An independent organization, UCD builds effective partnerships to maintain a clean and safe environment and to promote, plan, and advocate for University City's diverse, urban community. The full-time administrative staff manages programs and services that enhance the public space, increase public safety, assist commercial and rental property owners, and promote University City attractions and amenities.

Established in 1997, University City District (UCD) is a neighborhood-based special services district dedicated to improving the quality of life in the two point four square mile area of West Philadelphia, known as University City. An independent organization, UCD builds effective partnerships to maintain a clean and safe environment and to promote, plan, and advocate for University City's diverse, urban community. The full-time administrative staff manages programs and services that enhance the public space, increase public safety, assist commercial and rental property owners, and promote University City attractions and amenities.

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Financial

four stars

96.41

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
91.2%
  Administrative Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.12
  Program Expenses Growth 6.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by University City District on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by University City District on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $11,696,914
   Federated Campaigns $23,417
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $11,720,331
   Program Service Revenue $3,208,109
Total Primary Revenue $14,928,440
   Other Revenue $80,895
TOTAL REVENUE $15,009,335
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,915,944
   Administrative Expenses $580,897
   Fundraising Expenses $168,531
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,665,372
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,343,963
   
Net Assets $10,429,583

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$254,376 2.63% Matthew Bergheiser President

Mission

Established in 1997, University City District (UCD) is a neighborhood-based special services district dedicated to improving the quality of life in the two point four square mile area of West Philadelphia, known as University City. An independent organization, UCD builds effective partnerships to maintain a clean and safe environment and to promote, plan, and advocate for University City's diverse, urban community. The full-time administrative staff manages programs and services that enhance the public space, increase public safety, assist commercial and rental property owners, and promote University City attractions and amenities.

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Charity Contact Info

University City District
3940 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
tel: (215) 243-0555
fax: (215) 243-0557
EIN: 23-2913784

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Board Leadership

Craig Carnaroli
Chairman

CEO

Matt Bergheiser
Executive Director