EIN 59-1087090

United Way of Indian River County

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United Way of Indian River County advances the common good by improving the quality of life in our community in the areas of education, income and health.

Program areas at United Way of Indian River County

Program services & community investment - form 990, part iii, line 4(a) program services & community investment: United Way of Indian River County (uwirc) is a locally governed and managed nonprofit organization consisting of nine full time and five part time staff and run by a 24 member all volunteer board of directors. Uwirc is one of approximately 1,800 locally run United Way affiliates around the world. Last year over approximately 1,700 volunteers from the community helped further United Way's activities and goals. Uwirc runs an annual campaign, coordinates a community investment process through an open rfp funding process, runs the volunteer income tax assistance program, manages www.volunteerindianrivercounty.org and runs the United Way center which houses our community room, board room and a non- profit incubation center. In addition, our staff sit on a great many community committees. When the coronavirus pandemic struck Indian River County in march, 2020, uwirc established a covid-19 community response fund. With the help of others and through the generosity of our fellow citizens we raised over 1.4 million to assist those impacted by the pandemic and in need. In fy19-20, uwirc invested 2,030,779 in 501(c)(3) organizations (largely in Indian River co.) and other collaboratives and initiatives serving irc. Additionally, uwirc ran the volunteer income tax assistance program for irc which brought a total of 1,540,510 in tax refunds to citizens of Indian River County, and saved County residents an additional 214,375 in tax preparation fees. Reaching out to the community: not only does uwirc partner with agencies that help people and positively impact this community, but uwirc is committed to providing opportunities, resources and support for organizations & initiatives important to our community. "in fy19-20 United Way's community room and/or board room, which are provided no cost to local non-profit organizations, were used by 31 local nonprofit agencies a total of 197 times. Estimated value - 28,850. Usage and value are decreased this year, as the United Way center was closed to the public on march 17th. "uwirc's non-profit incubation center provides free office space, office furniture, desktop computer system and internet in 5 offices. Estimated value - 25,200 "volunteer income tax assistance (vita): in our tenth year of operating the vita program, a total of 1,225 tax returns were processed for qualifying residents of Indian River County at no cost to the clients, bringing more than 1,540,510 in refunds to local residents. In addition, this equivalent cost savings to clients for this free tax service is 214,375. "familywize discount prescription card program: use of the discount prescription card brought savings of over 633,853 to Indian River County residents in fy19-20. "provides disaster recovery assistance by managing esf15 (emergency support function - managing volunteers & donations) for Indian River County's emergency operations center. "in fy19-20 uwirc has played a lead role in several community-wide initiatives and projects including: Indian River County senior collaborative, countywide community needs assessment, the children's trust initiative and continued its active participation in mental health collaborative, kindergarten readiness collaborative the moonshot community action network. "additionally, almost all uwirc staff serve on boards, committees, collaboratives, initiatives and projects in Indian River County and the treasure coast.
Indian River County covid-19 community response fund: in march 2020, United Way of Indian River County launched the covid-19 community response fund, an emergency fund to aid in recovery efforts to support those in Indian River County who have been affected by this crisis. We are working diligently with our partner agencies across the County to best anticipate the needs and hardships of individuals and businesses.

Form 990s for United Way of Indian River County

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-062020-08-14990View PDF
2018-062019-03-18990View PDF
2016-062017-01-23990View PDF
2015-062016-03-03990View PDF
2014-062015-02-05990View PDF
...and 4 more Form 990s

Who funds United Way of Indian River County

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$292,500
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...and 53 more grants received

Grants made by United Way of Indian River County

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Childcare Resources of Indian RiverYouth Development$187,774
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...and 49 more grants made

Financials for United Way of Indian River County

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,871,810
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$40,017
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$6,816
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$7,969
Total revenues$3,926,612

Personnel at United Way of Indian River County

Meredith EganChief Executive Officer - Effective 1 and 1 and 21$0
Melissa OgonoskiDirector of Finance
Nate BrucknerDirector of Community Impact
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...and 5 more key personnel

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PO Box 1960
Vero Beach, FL 32961
Metro area
Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL
Website URL
(772) 567-8900
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
T00: Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grantmaking Foundations: General
NAICS code, primary
624190: Individual and Family Services
Parent/child status