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Special Olympics Nebraska

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three stars

87.03

9427 F Street Omaha, NE 68127
tel: (800) 247-0105   Web Site
EIN: 47-0546346

Board Leadership
Taylor Dieckman
Chairman

CEO
Carolyn Chamberlin
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.03 three stars
  Financial 82.10 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Special Olympics Nebraska serves over 3,000 individuals 8 to 83 years of age in over 110 communities in Nebraska. Our mission is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy, and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills, and friendships with their families, and other Special Olympics athletes and the community. Benefits of participation in Special Olympics include improved physical fitness and motor skills, greater self-confidence, friendships, a more positive self-image, and increased family support.

Special Olympics Nebraska serves over 3,000 individuals 8 to 83 years of age in over 110 communities in Nebraska. Our mission is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy, and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills, and friendships with their families, and other Special Olympics athletes and the community. Benefits of participation in Special Olympics include improved physical fitness and motor skills, greater self-confidence, friendships, a more positive self-image, and increased family support.

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Financial

three stars

82.10

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
66.1%
  Administrative Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 22.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.23
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.77
  Program Expenses Growth 8.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Nebraska on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Nebraska on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Special Olympics Nebraska (NE) 87.03 three stars
Special Olympics Missouri (MO) 95.10 four stars
Special Olympics Connecticut (CT) 88.63 three stars
Arkansas Special Olympics (AR) 91.03 four stars
Special Olympics South Dakota (SD) 94.32 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,043,028
   Federated Campaigns $98,396
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $383,685
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $139,984
Total Contributions $2,665,093
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,665,093
   Other Revenue $163,616
TOTAL REVENUE $2,828,709
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,466,824
   Administrative Expenses $240,758
   Fundraising Expenses $479,381
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,186,963
   
Payments to Affiliates $28,513
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $641,746
   
Net Assets $3,740,514

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
Summer Games $219,933 15.0%
Unified Champion Schools $174,700 11.9%
Health $81,660 5.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 87.03 three stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 84.88 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 82.99 three stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 81.66 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 81.97 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 81.82 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 81.40 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 79.97 two stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 83.27 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 87.19 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 79.89 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 78.40 two stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 62.07 one star
2007-12 02/01/2009 62.08 one star
2006-12 02/01/2008 56.14 one star
2005-12 02/01/2007 68.67 one star
2004-12 07/01/2006 75.35 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 47-0546346
Name in IRS Master File SPECIAL OLYMPICS NEBRASKA INC
NTEE Code N72
NTEE Classification Special Olympics
NTEE Type Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
(298) Training in sports
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 October, 1977
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
$121,541 5.55% Carolyn Chamberlin President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Special Olympics Nebraska (NE) 87.03 three stars
Special Olympics Florida (FL) 92.61 four stars
Special Olympics Delaware (DE) 86.50 three stars
Special Olympics New York (NY) 86.59 three stars
Special Olympics South Carolina (SC) 91.89 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Special Olympics Nebraska
9427 F Street
Omaha, NE 68127
tel: (800) 247-0105
fax: (402) 331-5964
EIN: 47-0546346

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Board Leadership

Taylor Dieckman
Chairman

CEO

Carolyn Chamberlin
President, CEO

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