United Way of Oakville
Oakville, ON L6K 3W9
CEO: Brad Park
Board Chair: John Armstrong
Charitable Reg. #: 10816 0243 RR0001
Grade: B+The grade is based on the charity's public reporting of the work it does and the results it achieves.
Need for Funding
Cents to The Cause
Full-time staff #14
Avg. Compensation $70,195
Top 10 Staff Salary Range
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About United Way of Oakville:
Founded in 1967, United Way Oakville (UWOAK) raises funds for local charities in Oakville. In 2015, it gave money to 33 local charities, funding 54 programs that reach 34,000 people.
UWOAK granted $2.2m to community programs in F2015. No exhaustive list of the funded charities is provided but
The mental health campaigns create more awareness of mental health issues, especially in children and youth. Since 2012, United Way Oakville ran the “Can You See Me?” campaign to reduce the stigma around mental health. UWOAK reports that 89% of corporate employees now view mental health differently than before.
Donor Notice: On April 1, 2017, United Way Oakville, along with United Way Burlington & Greater Hamilton, United Way Halton Hills, merged to form United Way Halton and Hamilton.
United Way of Oakville is a medium-sized charity which received donations and special event revenues of $4.3m in F2015. Administrative costs are 4% of revenues and fundraising costs are 20% of donations. Total overhead costs come to 24%, which falls within Ci’s reasonable range. UWOAK has funding reserves of $3.9m of which $300k are donor-endowed. Total reserves can cover UWOAK’s annual program costs 1.5 times.
This charity report is an update that is being reviewed by United Way of Oakville. Changes and edits may be forthcoming.
Updated on June 9th, 2016 by Mirza Ali Shakir.
Financial RatiosFiscal year ending March
|Administrative costs as % of revenues||4.3%||4.5%||4.0%|
|Fundraising costs as % of donations||20.1%||18.8%||19.2%|
|Program cost coverage (%)||148.7%||147.3%||151.7%|
Summary Financial StatementsAll figures in $s
|Cash flow from operations||86,681||348,823||246,365|