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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Central Minnesota

Live United

three stars

89.42

3001 Clearwater Road Suite 201
St. Cloud, MN 56301
tel: (320) 252-0227   Web Site
EIN: 41-0915124

Board Leadership
Melinda Gau
Chair

CEO
Larry Olness
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.42 three stars
  Financial 89.87 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Central Minnesota works improve people's lives by mobilizing the caring power of Central Minnesota. United Way of Central Minnesota invests in community services dedicated to addressing our community's most critical human service issues. As well as supporting partner programs, United Way of Central Minnesota has internal initiatives and services to help create long-lasting changes that prevent problems from happening in the first place.

United Way of Central Minnesota works improve people's lives by mobilizing the caring power of Central Minnesota. United Way of Central Minnesota invests in community services dedicated to addressing our community's most critical human service issues. As well as supporting partner programs, United Way of Central Minnesota has internal initiatives and services to help create long-lasting changes that prevent problems from happening in the first place.

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Financial

three stars

89.87

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
79.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.21
  Program Expenses Growth -1.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Central Minnesota on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Central Minnesota on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Central Minnesota (MN) 89.42 three stars
United Way of Hall County (GA) 90.38 four stars
Heartland United Way (NE) 92.26 four stars
United Way of Dane County (WI) 96.76 four stars
United Way of Greater Mercer County (NJ) 88.70 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,435,843
   Federated Campaigns $7,434
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $95,471
Total Contributions $3,538,748
   Program Service Revenue $46,568
Total Primary Revenue $3,585,316
   Other Revenue $128,855
TOTAL REVENUE $3,714,171
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,793,113
   Administrative Expenses $283,697
   Fundraising Expenses $461,027
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,537,837
   
Payments to Affiliates $36,877
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $176,334
   
Net Assets $4,503,805

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
Grants to Local Programs $2,152,108 77.1%
The Imagination Library Book Program $208,417 7.5%
Community Projects $65,538 2.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2019 89.42 three stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 93.83 four stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 88.11 three stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 86.39 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.69 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 84.72 three stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 82.38 three stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 83.42 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 41-0915124
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF CENTRAL MINNESOTA
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 (600) Community Chest, United Way, etc.
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 June, 1967
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$95,877 2.71% Jon Ruis President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Central Minnesota (MN) 89.42 three stars
United Way of Johnson County (IN) 87.38 three stars
United Way of Franklin County (PA) 86.07 three stars
United Way of Madison County, Indiana (IN) 91.83 four stars
United Way of Long Island (NY) 90.25 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Central Minnesota
3001 Clearwater Road
Suite 201
St. Cloud, MN 56301
tel: (320) 252-0227
fax: (320) 252-6213
EIN: 41-0915124

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Board Leadership

Melinda Gau
Chair

CEO

Larry Olness
President, CEO

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