Organization Name: United Way of Monroe County, Inc.
Address: 1400 United Street #110
City: Key West
State: FL
Zip Code: 33040
Web site: http://
Contact First Name: Susan
Contact Last Name: Gouldy
Title: President/Chief Professional Officer
Phone Number: 305-296-3464
E-mail Address:
Mission Statement: United Way of Monroe County's purpose is to provide Monroe County residents with the means to contribute the dollars necessary, directly or through payroll deduction, to assure the funding of core voluntary, charitable, human service agencies in our community so as to eliminate the need for individual agency fund raising efforts, except for capital improvements. United Way will provide assistance to the agencies to secure grants, to conduct capital improvements fund raisers, to expand their client base and to secure needed products through seminars, information exchanges and group purchasing programs. United Way will work with government and private sector organizations and the agencies to enhance delivery of human services in the community. United Way will assist United Way of Miami-Dade County in the administration of the Florida State Employees Campaign and the Combined Federal Campaign.
Please check your main area(s) of service: Human
Geographic area in which your organization operates: Monroe County, Florida
Year of Incorporation: 1981
What is your agency's budget size: 100-499k
How many Employees does your organization have: 1
How many Board Members do you have: 20
How many times per year does your board meet: 13
What is the estimated monthly time contribution of your board members: 5 hours
What is your organization's policy about financial contributions of board members?: Any
Minimum Required Amount:
What is the typical board member's term of service: 3 years
Does your agency have Directors & Officers (Board Liability) Insurance: Yes
Do you currently have any CPAs on your board: No
Briefly describe the CPAs role as a board member and any other expectations or comments: The Board of Directors is the legal authority for United Way of Monroe County. As a member of the board, a director acts in a position of trust for the community and is responsible for the effective governance of the organization. Board members represent all geographic areas of the Keys and act to protect the interests of United Way of Monroe County and its agencies. Knowledge and skills in one or more areas of board governance: policy, finance, programs, personnel and community involvement. Board members must reside in Monroe County. Directors are elected by the membership at the annual meeting. Directors serve for a three year term. Requirements: Be a member of United Way. A time comitment of at least five hours per month (includes board preparation, meeting, travel and committee meeting, if any) . Attend the annual meeting and the allocations meeting. Major duties Participate in fund raising an other events established for the benefit of United way of Monroe County.

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