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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Central Minnesota

Live United

89.91

921 First Street North Suite 200
St. Cloud, MN 56303
tel: (320) 252-0227   Web Site
EIN: 41-0915124

Board Leadership
Ryan Gerads
Chair

CEO
Larry Olness
President, CEO

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.91
  Financial 90.92
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00
This rating was published 12/23/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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.

Financial

90.92

Accountability & Transparency

89.00

This rating was published 12/23/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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 6.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.13
  Program Expenses Growth 4.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.5%
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) 89.91
United Way of Northwest Georgia (GA) 95.05
United Way of Merced County (CA) 86.74
United Way of San Diego County (CA) 92.56
United Way of Santa Cruz County (CA) 88.27

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,295,019
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $595,335
Total Contributions $3,890,354
   Program Service Revenue $34,325
Total Primary Revenue $3,924,679
   Other Revenue $87,710
TOTAL REVENUE $4,012,389
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,366,506
   Administrative Expenses $222,306
   Fundraising Expenses $610,195
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,199,007
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-186,618
   
Net Assets $4,315,984

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
Community Wide Solutions $2,052,282 61.0%
Community Partnerships $570,425 16.9%
COVID Relief Fund $184,710 5.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-06 12/23/2021 89.91
2019-06 11/01/2020 90.21
2018-06 07/01/2019 89.42
2017-06 08/01/2018 93.83
2016-06 10/01/2017 88.11
2015-06 09/01/2016 86.39
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.69
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 84.72
2013-06 07/01/2014 82.38
2012-06 09/01/2013 83.42

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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$95,865 2.28% Larry Olness President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Central Minnesota (MN) 89.91
Fox Valley United Way (IL) 90.21
United Way of Miami-Dade (FL) 92.64
United Way of Greater Knoxville (TN) 88.31
Plymouth Community United Way (MI) 91.66

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Central Minnesota
921 First Street North
Suite 200
St. Cloud, MN 56303
tel: (320) 252-0227
fax: (320) 252-6213
EIN: 41-0915124

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Board Leadership

Ryan Gerads
Chair

CEO

Larry Olness
President, CEO

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