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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

Sioux Empire United Way

Creating opportunities for a better tomorrow.

92.09

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

Board Leadership
Chris Kray
Board Chair

CEO
Jay Powell
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.09
  Financial 97.97
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00
This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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, helping children, vulnerable adults, and people in crisis. Sioux Empire United Way funds more than 80 local programs in Lincoln, McCook, Minnehaha, and Turner Counties, helping 1 in 3 people in our communities. Support of Sioux Empire United Way provides access to quality childcare, support for older adults staying in their homes, and assistance to families achieving financial independence. Sioux Empire United Way is the easy way to do good.

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, helping children, vulnerable adults, and people in crisis. Sioux Empire United Way funds more than 80 local programs in Lincoln, McCook, Minnehaha, and Turner Counties, helping 1 in 3 people in our communities. Support of Sioux Empire United Way provides access to quality childcare, support for older adults staying in their homes, and assistance to families achieving financial independence. Sioux Empire United Way is the easy way to do good.

Financial

97.97

Accountability & Transparency

89.00

This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
90.9%
  Administrative Expenses 4.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.21
  Program Expenses Growth < 0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.9%
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) 92.09
United Way of the Southern Tier (NY) 88.88
United Way of Asheville & Buncombe County (NC) 85.92
United Way of the Coastal Bend (TX) 95.51
Heart of Florida United Way (FL) 93.72

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,793,275
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $10,793,275
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $10,793,275
   Other Revenue $161,968
TOTAL REVENUE $10,955,243
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,567,674
   Administrative Expenses $375,736
   Fundraising Expenses $534,167
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,477,577
   
Payments to Affiliates $98,643
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,477,666
   
Net Assets $12,549,636

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 $8,250,723 96.3%
Community Impact Division $169,291 2.0%
Marketing $147,660 1.7%

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 09/01/2021 92.09
2018-12 04/01/2020 91.96
2017-12 04/01/2019 92.22
2016-12 05/01/2018 92.22
2015-12 05/01/2017 89.94
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.61
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 89.88
2012-12 06/01/2014 89.63
2011-12 08/01/2013 90.47

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
$195,000 2.05% Jay Powell President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sioux Empire United Way (SD) 92.09
United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg (VA) 93.84
United Way of Lake County (OH) 87.27
United Way of Greater Topeka (KS) 89.54
United Way of Miami-Dade (FL) 92.64

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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

Chris Kray
Board Chair

CEO

Jay Powell
President

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