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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of Cass-Clay

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four stars

96.61

219 7th Street south P.O. Box 1609
Fargo, ND 58107
tel: (701) 237-5050   Web Site
EIN: 41-0810008

Board Leadership
Susan Jarvis
Chair

CEO
Kristi Huber
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.61 four stars
  Financial 97.37 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Cass-Clay brings people together to create lasting change that will improve lives. Our goal is to make our community a better place to live, work and raise our families.

Our mission is to connect people to people, needs to resources, and experts to advocates to improve lives and advance the common good throughout Cass and Clay Counties.

We are driven by this mission because underneath everything we are, underneath everything we do, we are all people, connected, interdependent, united.

United Way of Cass-Clay brings people together to create lasting change that will improve lives. Our goal is to make our community a better place to live, work and raise our families.

Our mission is to connect people to people, needs to resources, and experts to advocates to improve lives and advance the common good throughout Cass and Clay Counties.

We are driven by this mission because underneath everything we are, underneath everything we do, we are all people, connected, interdependent, united.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of children who receive food on the weekends and during summer when school was not in session
2,313
Percentage of teachers surveyed who said students are ready to participate & learn at school Monday mornings because of receiving food on Friday through school based programs
80
Number of people who attained stable housing while in housing programs
232
Percentage of individuals who were able to maintain stable housing for 6 months while in programming
94
Percentage of clients who self-reported a reduction in overall usage of costly social services
65
Percentage of children enrolled in pre-k programs who demostrated age-appropriate skills preparing them socially, emotionally, & academically for kindergarten
95
Number of children enrolled in quality early childhood education slots throughtout 2017-18 school year
459
Percentage of children who spent time with a positive role model
93
Percentage of kindergarten through 3rd graders who improved reading skills by completing the literacy support program through ND Reading Corps
80
Number of students who were referred and/or received mental health support while at school throughout the 2017-18 school year
266
Number of seniors who received services to help keep them independent or delay the need for assisted living
608
Number of individuals who earned a certificate in CNA or welding
19
Percentage of individuals who obtained living-wage employment within 3 months of completing the program
71
Percentage of children who received child care scholarships who are developmentally on track socially and emotioinally
80
Number of children from low-income families who accessed quality child care because of child care scholarships
117
This impact information is current as of September 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

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97.37

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
87.6%
  Administrative Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.02
  Program Expenses Growth -0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Cass-Clay on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Cass-Clay on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Cass-Clay (ND) 96.61 four stars
United Way of Johnson County (IN) 87.38 three stars
United Way of Lake County, IL (IL) 95.30 four stars
United Way of Southwest Wyoming (WY) 88.30 three stars
United Way of Greater Lorain County (OH) 91.33 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,518,549
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $29,361
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,547,910
   Program Service Revenue $17,500
Total Primary Revenue $5,565,410
   Other Revenue $83,385
TOTAL REVENUE $5,648,795
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,823,177
   Administrative Expenses $227,876
   Fundraising Expenses $500,116
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,551,169
   
Payments to Affiliates $59,030
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $97,626
   
Net Assets $5,685,138

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
Agency and Program Community Investments $4,052,075 84.0%
Imagination Library $218,957 4.5%
Community Grants $49,717 1.0%

Ratings History
United Way of Cass-Clay has received 8 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 04/01/2019 96.61 four stars
2016-12 12/01/2018 90.71 four stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 93.63 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 97.17 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 93.08 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 97.09 four stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 97.89 four stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 97.15 four stars
2010-12 09/01/2012 93.06 four 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 41-0810008
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF CASS-CLAY
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 (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 May, 1964
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$123,160 2.21% Kristi Huber President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Cass-Clay (ND) 96.61 four stars
United Way of Carlisle & Cumberland County (PA) 91.45 four stars
United Way of Dane County (WI) 97.86 four stars
Allegan County United Way (MI) 88.57 three stars
United Way of Central Minnesota (MN) 89.42 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Cass-Clay
219 7th Street south
P.O. Box 1609
Fargo, ND 58107
tel: (701) 237-5050
fax: (701) 237-0982
EIN: 41-0810008

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Board Leadership

Susan Jarvis
Chair

CEO

Kristi Huber
President

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