BBB Reliability Report for
United Way of the Greater Dayton Area
|Name:||United Way of the Greater Dayton Area|
|Address:||33 W First St Ste 500 |
|Dayton, OH 45402|
|Report Expiration Date:||March 1, 2018|
|Original Business Start Date:||January 1914|
|Principal:||Mr. J. Thomas Maultsby, CEO|
|Customer Contact:||Mary Werden, Director of Marketing & Communications|
|Incorporated:||January 1920, OH|
|Employees:||26 Full Time. 8 Part Time.|
|Type of Business:||Charity - Local|
|BBB Accreditation:||This organization is a BBB Accredited Charity.|
According to United Way of the Greater Dayton Area, its mission is "to meet human service needs and find long-term solutions in the Dayton region by engaging the greatest number of donors, leaders, and volunteers and partnering to advance the common good."
This organization has been evaluated according to the 20 BBB Standards for Charity Accountability. This organization meets all those Standards and is a BBB Accredited Charity.
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United Way of the Greater Dayton Area raises money on behalf of a network of local health and human services and allocates funds to meet priority needs. The organization also provides data on local health and human service needs and assets, frames discussions, facilitates and participates in collaborative efforts to address local needs. In addition, United Way of the Greater Dayton Area provides a 24-hour information and referral service to link people in need with services that can help as well as recruit and link volunteers for community nonprofit organizations.
For the year ended June 30, 2015, United Way of the Greater Dayton Area's program expenses were:
United Way of the Greater Dayton Area raises funds through direct mail, special events, print advertisements, television and radio appeals, grant proposals, planned giving and internet appeals.
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.
According to United Way of the Greater Dayton Area's IRS Form 990 for the year ended June 30, 2015:
Notes and Comments
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Report as of July 27, 2016 16:26
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