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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

Sioux Empire United Way

Creating opportunities for a better tomorrow.

four stars

91.96

1000 North West Avenue Suite 120
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
tel: (605) 336-2095   Web Site
EIN: 46-0233701

Board Leadership
Marie Fredrickson
Board Chair

CEO
Jay Powell
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.96 four stars
  Financial 97.13 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Sioux Empire United Way is changing lives right here in the Sioux Empire. Our focus is to identify and respond to needs in the community, creating opportunities for a better tomorrow. We strive to create opportunities for a better tomorrow, while ensuring the needs of today are also met. Recent programs, like Starting Strong in the Sioux Empire strive to ensure our community's youngest members have opportunities to thrive and develop. Genesis is connecting families who are homeless or at-risk of becoming homeless with volunteer mentor teams that support and provide resources to achieve long-term stability. Our latest initiative, USucceed, will provide at-risk high school students with long-term mentors who will encourage school success and preparation for adulthood.

Sioux Empire United Way is changing lives right here in the Sioux Empire. Our focus is to identify and respond to needs in the community, creating opportunities for a better tomorrow. We strive to create opportunities for a better tomorrow, while ensuring the needs of today are also met. Recent programs, like Starting Strong in the Sioux Empire strive to ensure our community's youngest members have opportunities to thrive and develop. Genesis is connecting families who are homeless or at-risk of becoming homeless with volunteer mentor teams that support and provide resources to achieve long-term stability. Our latest initiative, USucceed, will provide at-risk high school students with long-term mentors who will encourage school success and preparation for adulthood.

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Financial

four stars

97.13

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 04/01/2020 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)
91.1%
  Administrative Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.14
  Program Expenses Growth 0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sioux Empire United Way on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sioux Empire United Way on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sioux Empire United Way (SD) 91.96 four stars
United Way of Bartholomew County (IN) 98.23 four stars
United Way Worldwide (VA) 94.69 four stars
United Way of Greater St. Louis (MO) 95.47 four stars
United Way of Beaumont & North Jefferson County (TX) 90.16 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,851,510
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $9,851,510
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $9,851,510
   Other Revenue $84,079
TOTAL REVENUE $9,935,589
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,605,342
   Administrative Expenses $350,435
   Fundraising Expenses $471,820
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,427,597
   
Payments to Affiliates $99,018
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $507,992
   
Net Assets $10,848,020

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
Children's Programming $8,227,738 95.6%
Volunteer Recruitment & Training $214,278 2.5%
Marketing Division $163,326 1.9%

Ratings History
Sioux Empire United Way has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 04/01/2020 91.96 four stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 92.22 four stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 92.22 four stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 89.94 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.61 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 89.88 three stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 89.63 three stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 90.47 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 46-0233701
Name in IRS Master File SIOUX EMPIRE UNITED WAY 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 (927) Fundraising
(59) Other school related 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 March, 1957
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
$189,600 2.01% Jay Powell President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sioux Empire United Way (SD) 91.96 four stars
United Way of Northern Utah (UT) 95.05 four stars
United Way of York County, Pennsylvania (PA) 96.11 four stars
Arrowhead United Way (CA) 90.58 four stars
United Way of Northeast Mississippi (MS) 91.01 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Sioux Empire United Way
1000 North West Avenue
Suite 120
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
tel: (605) 336-2095
fax: (605) 336-7606
EIN: 46-0233701

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Board Leadership

Marie Fredrickson
Board Chair

CEO

Jay Powell
President

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