UNCF has raised more than $3.6 billion, almost $1.9 billion of which has been raised in the past decade alone, to enable more than 400,000 deserving students to earn the college degrees they want and need but might not otherwise be able to afford. Our fund-raising practices are transparent, and we are registered with the charitable regulatory agency in every state. Learn more from our Disclosure Statement.
- UNCF maintains a low cost ratio of 9.5 percent of total revenues—5.1 percent for administrative costs and 4.4 percent for fund-raising.
- Both The Non-Profit Times and The Chronicle of Philanthropy rank UNCF among the top 10 charitable educational organizations in the country.
- BBB Wise Giving Alliance and Charity Navigator, non-profit watchdogs, have given UNCF high ratings for standards of charity accountability.
- UNCF's fiscal year begins on April 1 and ends on March 31. Each our IRS 990 tax forms are filed and can be accessed at www.guidestar.org.