Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region

Live United

four stars

92.50

34 West Jackson Street Suite 4B
Battle Creek, MI 49017
tel: (269) 343-2524   Web Site
EIN: 38-1359193

Board Leadership
Stephanie Slingerland
Board Chair

CEO
Chris Sargent
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.50 four stars
  Financial 90.18 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The vision of United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region (UWBCKR) is to mobilize the caring power of the community to improve lives. We advance the common good in the City of Battle Creek and Kalamazoo County by creating opportunities for a better life for all. We focus on the areas of education, income stability, and health - the building blocks for a good quality life. We all win when a child succeeds in school, when a family becomes financially stable, and when people have good health.

UWBCKR recruits people and organizations which bring the passion, expertise, and resources to get things done. Individuals can give, advocate, and volunteer. That's what it means to LIVE UNITED.

The vision of United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region (UWBCKR) is to mobilize the caring power of the community to improve lives. We advance the common good in the City of Battle Creek and Kalamazoo County by creating opportunities for a better life for all. We focus on the areas of education, income stability, and health - the building blocks for a good quality life. We all win when a child succeeds in school, when a family becomes financially stable, and when people have good health.

UWBCKR recruits people and organizations which bring the passion, expertise, and resources to get things done. Individuals can give, advocate, and volunteer. That's what it means to LIVE UNITED.

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Financial

four stars

90.18

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
85.5%
  Administrative Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.07
  Program Expenses Growth -6.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 19.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,677,431
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $10,677,431
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $10,677,431
   Other Revenue $361,179
TOTAL REVENUE $11,038,610
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,448,439
   Administrative Expenses $671,873
   Fundraising Expenses $1,133,818
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,254,130
   
Payments to Affiliates $113,494
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,215,520
   
Net Assets $14,268,189

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$168,962 1.37% Christipher Sargent President, CEO

Mission

The vision of United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region (UWBCKR) is to mobilize the caring power of the community to improve lives. We advance the common good in the City of Battle Creek and Kalamazoo County by creating opportunities for a better life for all. We focus on the areas of education, income stability, and health - the building blocks for a good quality life. We all win when a child succeeds in school, when a family becomes financially stable, and when people have good health.

UWBCKR recruits people and organizations which bring the passion, expertise, and resources to get things done. Individuals can give, advocate, and volunteer. That's what it means to LIVE UNITED.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region (MI) 92.50 four stars
United Way of Central Louisiana (LA) 95.09 four stars
United Way of Skagit County (WA) 92.40 four stars
United Way of Hampshire County (MA) 86.43 three stars
United Way of Carlisle & Cumberland County (PA) 96.46 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region
34 West Jackson Street
Suite 4B
Battle Creek, MI 49017
tel: (269) 343-2524
fax: (269) 962-0074
EIN: 38-1359193

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Board Leadership

Stephanie Slingerland
Board Chair

CEO

Chris Sargent
Chief Executive Officer