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Special Olympics Montana

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four stars

96.16

710 First Avenue North Great Falls, MT 59401
tel: (800) 242-6876   Web Site
EIN: 81-0367064

Board Leadership
John Parkes
Chairperson

CEO
Bob Norbie
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.16 four stars
  Financial 96.34 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1970, Special Olympics Montana is a provider of year-round, statewide programs of physical fitness, sports training and athletic competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities and closely related developmental disabilities. Nearly 2,200 athletes participate in 14 Olympic-type sports throughout the year, including aquatics, gymnastics, basketball, golf, snowboarding, cycling, bowling, powerlifting and soccer. Special Olympics Montana gives children and adults continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.

Founded in 1970, Special Olympics Montana is a provider of year-round, statewide programs of physical fitness, sports training and athletic competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities and closely related developmental disabilities. Nearly 2,200 athletes participate in 14 Olympic-type sports throughout the year, including aquatics, gymnastics, basketball, golf, snowboarding, cycling, bowling, powerlifting and soccer. Special Olympics Montana gives children and adults continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.

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Financial

four stars

96.34

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
82.1%
  Administrative Expenses 9.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.28
  Program Expenses Growth 5.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Montana on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Montana on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Special Olympics Montana (MT) 96.16 four stars
Special Olympics New York (NY) 85.96 three stars
Special Olympics South Dakota (SD) 92.62 four stars
Special Olympics Minnesota (MN) 87.44 three stars
Special Olympics New Jersey (NJ) 93.32 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,883,323
   Federated Campaigns $13,365
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $455,462
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,352,150
   Program Service Revenue $23,146
Total Primary Revenue $5,375,296
   Other Revenue $880,759
TOTAL REVENUE $6,256,055
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,181,282
   Administrative Expenses $257,704
   Fundraising Expenses $187,129
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,626,115
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,629,940
   
Net Assets $7,100,741

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
State Game Events $2,181,282 100.0%

Ratings History
Special Olympics Montana has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/21/2018 96.16 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 92.58 four stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 91.05 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.43 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 92.54 four stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 80.67 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 88.76 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 88.62 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 89.54 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 89.55 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 90.15 four stars
2008-12 03/01/2010 81.61 three stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 89.99 three stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 81.96 three stars
2005-12 08/01/2007 81.04 three 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 81-0367064
Name in IRS Master File SPECIAL OLYMPICS MONTANA INC
NTEE Code N72
NTEE Classification Special Olympics
NTEE Type Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (300) Amateur athletic association
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 January, 1995
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
$138,700 5.28% Bob Norbie President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Special Olympics Montana (MT) 96.16 four stars
Special Olympics South Dakota (SD) 92.62 four stars
Special Olympics Florida (FL) 92.61 four stars
Special Olympics Southern California (CA) 97.23 four stars
Special Olympics Delaware (DE) 88.10 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Special Olympics Montana
710 First Avenue North
Great Falls, MT 59401
tel: (800) 242-6876
fax: (406) 454-9043
EIN: 81-0367064

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 3507
Great Falls, MT 59403

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Board Leadership

John Parkes
Chairperson

CEO

Bob Norbie
President, CEO

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