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Special Olympics Minnesota

Offering children and adults with intellectual disabilities year-round sports training and competition

three stars

88.08

900 2nd Avenue South Suite 300
Minneapolis, MN 55402
tel: (800) 783-7732   Web Site
EIN: 41-1228157

Board Leadership
Mark Runkel
Chair

CEO
David Dorn
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.08 three stars
  Financial 83.15 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Special Olympics Minnesota offers children and adults with intellectual disabilities year-round sports training and competition. Through Special Olympics' athletic, health and leadership programs, people with intellectual disabilities transform themselves, their communities and the world. Special Olympics Minnesota is founded on the belief that people with intellectual disabilities can, with proper instruction and encouragement, learn, enjoy and benefit from participation in individual and team sports, adapted as necessary to meet the needs of those with intellectual and physical disabilities. Special Olympics Minnesota believes that consistent training is essential to the development of sports skills, and that competition among those of equal abilities is the most appropriate means of testing these skills, measuring progress and providing incentives for personal growth.

Special Olympics Minnesota offers children and adults with intellectual disabilities year-round sports training and competition. Through Special Olympics' athletic, health and leadership programs, people with intellectual disabilities transform themselves, their communities and the world. Special Olympics Minnesota is founded on the belief that people with intellectual disabilities can, with proper instruction and encouragement, learn, enjoy and benefit from participation in individual and team sports, adapted as necessary to meet the needs of those with intellectual and physical disabilities. Special Olympics Minnesota believes that consistent training is essential to the development of sports skills, and that competition among those of equal abilities is the most appropriate means of testing these skills, measuring progress and providing incentives for personal growth.

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Financial

three stars

83.15

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
81.9%
  Administrative Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.61
  Program Expenses Growth 2.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Minnesota on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Minnesota on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Special Olympics Minnesota (MN) 88.08 three stars
Special Olympics Florida (FL) 90.02 four stars
Special Olympics Nebraska (NE) 87.03 three stars
Special Olympics Washington (WA) 91.45 four stars
Special Olympics Georgia (GA) 91.28 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,731,991
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $4,178,420
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $207,400
Total Contributions $7,117,811
   Program Service Revenue $4,705
Total Primary Revenue $7,122,516
   Other Revenue $-152,329
TOTAL REVENUE $6,970,187
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,764,297
   Administrative Expenses $368,646
   Fundraising Expenses $862,757
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,995,700
   
Payments to Affiliates $104,209
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-25,513
   
Net Assets $4,078,331

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Sports & Training $4,756,389 82.5%
Youth and Schools $718,861 12.5%
Health and Leadership $289,047 5.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/01/2019 88.08 three stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 87.44 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 90.94 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 81.94 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 82.77 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 83.63 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 80.58 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 80.53 three stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 80.32 three stars
2010-12 09/01/2012 71.60 two stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 41-1228157
Name in IRS Master File SPECIAL OLYMPICS MINNESOTA INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
(300) Amateur athletic association
(317) Other sports or athletic activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date June, 1974
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$168,783 2.41% David Dorn President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Special Olympics Minnesota (MN) 88.08 three stars
Special Olympics Washington (WA) 91.45 four stars
Special Olympics Indiana (IN) 89.69 three stars
Special Olympics Hawaii (HI) 92.62 four stars
Special Olympics Arizona (AZ) 94.78 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Special Olympics Minnesota
900 2nd Avenue South
Suite 300
Minneapolis, MN 55402
tel: (800) 783-7732
fax: (612) 333-8782
EIN: 41-1228157

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Board Leadership

Mark Runkel
Chair

CEO

David Dorn
President, CEO

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