Charity Navigator - Rating for United Way of Central Iowa
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United Way of Central Iowa

 

...Is this your nonprofit?

...501(c)(3) organization

...Donations are tax-deductible

...http://www.unitedwaydm.org

...1111 Ninth Street
Suite 100
Des Moines IA 50314  

515-246-6500


Des Moines IA | IRS ruling year: 1938 | EIN: 42-0680425  

 

Founded in 1917, United Way of Central Iowa's mission is to improve lives by uniting the caring power of our community. United Way of Central Iowa fosters an equitable, engaged, and empowered community - one where we are united in the 5 Elements of a Thriving Community to improve the lives of every central Iowan. The 5 Elements are Essential Needs, Early Childhood Success, Education Success, Economic Opportunity, and Health & Well-being.

 


Rating Information

Great


This charity's score is 99%, earning it a Four-Star rating. If this organization aligns with your passions and values, you can give with confidence.


This overall score is calculated from multiple beacon scores: 80% Accountability & Finance, 10% Leadership & Adaptability, 10% Culture & Community. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

Rating Report

  • Impact & Results
  • Accountability & Finance
  • Culture & Community
  • Leadership & Adaptability
Accountability & Finance
Impact & ResultsAccountability & FinanceCulture & CommunityLeadership & Adaptability

 

Accountability & Finance

 

United Way of Central Iowa has earned a 100% for the Accountability & Finance beacon. See the metrics below for more information.

This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.

This score represents Form 990 data from 2021, the latest year published by the IRS. 

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Accountability and Transparency
...Full Credit
  
...Partial Credit
  
...No Credit
  
...Not Applicable
Governance
Policies
Transparency

Financial Metrics
...Full Credit
  
...Partial Credit
  
...No Credit
  
...Not Applicable
...Liabilities to Assets Ratio - 7.50% - 10/10 pts
...Working Capital Ratio - 1.14 years - 10/10 pts
...Fundraising Efficiency - $0.05 - 10/10 pts
...Administrative Expense Ratio - 6.20% - 10/10 pts
...Fundraising Expense Ratio - 5.30% - 10/10 pts
...Program Expense Ratio - 88.40% - 10/10 pts
...Program Expense Growth - 2.00% - 10/10 pts

Unscored Information


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Salary of Key Persons Data Available
IRS Published Data (Business Master File) Data Available
Data Sources (IRS Forms 990) Data available
Pandemic Response Data available

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