United Way of the Columbia-Willamette
Standards for Charity Accountability
- 1. Board Oversight
- 2. Board Size
- 3. Board Meetings
- 4. Board Compensation
- 5. Conflict of Interest
- 6. Effectiveness Policy
- 7. Effectiveness Report
- 8. Program Expenses
- 9. Fund Raising Expenses
- 10. Accumulating Funds
- 11. Audit Report
- 12. Detailed Expense Breakdown
- 13. Accurate Expense Reporting
- 14. Budget Plan
Fund Raising & Info
- 15. Truthful Materials
- 16. Annual Report
- 17. Website Disclosures
- 18. Donor Privacy
- 19. Cause Marketing Disclosures
- 20. Complaints
United Way of the Columbia-Willamette meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
The mission of the United Way of the Columbia-Willamette is to improve lives, strengthen communities and advance equity by mobilizing the caring power of people across our metro area.
Business incorporated: 12/26/1961 in OR
United Way of the Columbia-Willamette is a local nonprofit working to build a stronger community in the four-county metro area. Together, we're breaking the cycle of poverty for kids and their families by creating successful kids, stable families and connected communities. United Way of the Columbia-Willamette also offers easy points of entry for you to give back and support the causes you care about through donating and volunteering. United Way of the Columbia-Willamette is breaking the cycle by: -Bringing together people, organizations, businesses and more to create change. -Investing in nonprofits leading the way in reducing poverty. -Helping families who are struggling by meeting their basic needs. -Providing a range of volunteer opportunities through our Hands On Greater Portland program. Together, we can move children and families in our communities toward better lives. -Together, we move our graduation rates. -Together, we move families toward a stable future. -Together, we move access to affordable housing. -Together, we move local projects that connect our people with jobs. -Together, we move our children out of poverty. You can get involved by giving, advocating, volunteering and moving our kids out of poverty!
This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.
The following information is based on United Way of the Columbia-Willamette's Consolidated Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ending Sunday, June 30, 2013.
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