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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Roanoke Valley

Live united

three stars

86.19

325 Campbell Avenue Roanoke, VA 24016
tel: (540) 777-4200   Web Site
EIN: 54-0535302

Board Leadership
Susan A. Campbell
Board Chair

CEO
Afira DeVries
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.19 three stars
  Financial 81.78 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1924, United Way of Roanoke Valley improves lives by mobilizing the caring power of people in our community. United Way serves as a catalytic force for positive community-wide change, working with our donors, volunteers, partner agencies, and other key stakeholders to build a stronger and healthier region in the 21st century. We invest in quality programs to make the following visions a reality: all of our children and youth succeed; all of our families are strong; all of our senior citizens live with respect and dignity; and all of our citizens are healthy and self-sufficient.

Founded in 1924, United Way of Roanoke Valley improves lives by mobilizing the caring power of people in our community. United Way serves as a catalytic force for positive community-wide change, working with our donors, volunteers, partner agencies, and other key stakeholders to build a stronger and healthier region in the 21st century. We invest in quality programs to make the following visions a reality: all of our children and youth succeed; all of our families are strong; all of our senior citizens live with respect and dignity; and all of our citizens are healthy and self-sufficient.

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Financial

three stars

81.78

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 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)
82.5%
  Administrative Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.55
  Program Expenses Growth -8.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Roanoke Valley on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Roanoke Valley on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Roanoke Valley (VA) 86.19 three stars
United Way of Greater New Haven (CT) 86.77 three stars
United Way of Coastal Fairfield County (CT) 89.02 three stars
United Way of the Lakeshore (MI) 91.11 four stars
United Way of Central Illinois (IL) 95.82 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,786,949
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,786,949
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $6,786,949
   Other Revenue $109,856
TOTAL REVENUE $6,896,805
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,015,905
   Administrative Expenses $504,605
   Fundraising Expenses $499,170
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,019,680
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,877,125
   
Net Assets $4,981,235

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
Community Impact $1,145,567 28.5%
Direct Designations to Agencies $1,605,820 40.0%
Volunteers $1,264,518 31.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 09/01/2018 86.19 three stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 80.51 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.82 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 88.76 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 93.20 four stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 92.88 four stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 93.03 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 92.00 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 07/01/2011 87.05 three stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 79.41 two stars
2007-12 07/01/2009 80.78 three stars
2006-12 05/01/2008 81.51 three stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 78.28 two stars
2004-12 04/01/2006 96.14 four stars
2003-12 10/01/2005 96.14 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 54-0535302
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF ROANOKE VALLEY INC
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 (600) Community Chest, United Way, etc.
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 August, 1942
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$133,420 2.65% Afira DeVries President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Roanoke Valley (VA) 86.19 three stars
United Way of Greater St. Louis (MO) 95.47 four stars
United Way of the Valley & Greater Utica Area (NY) 93.20 four stars
United Way of Central Florida (FL) 91.83 four stars
United Way of Benton and Franklin Counties (WA) 88.66 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Roanoke Valley
325 Campbell Avenue
Roanoke, VA 24016
tel: (540) 777-4200
fax: (540) 344-4304
EIN: 54-0535302

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Board Leadership

Susan A. Campbell
Board Chair

CEO

Afira DeVries
President and CEO

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