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Community Development : United Ways

United Way of Cascade County

Live United

85.10

1900 32nd Avenue NE Great Falls, MT 59403
tel: (406) 727-3400   Web Site
EIN: 81-0304170

Board Leadership
Mindy Kiser
Chair

CEO
Gary Owen
President

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.10
  Financial 78.94
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 12/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The United Way of Cascade County mobilizes resources to meet priority human service needs. Founded in 1969, we establish and foster community partnerships to impact education, income, and health. By creating and investing in initiatives to positively impact these goals, we are helping to improve the quality of life for everyone in our community.

The United Way of Cascade County mobilizes resources to meet priority human service needs. Founded in 1969, we establish and foster community partnerships to impact education, income, and health. By creating and investing in initiatives to positively impact these goals, we are helping to improve the quality of life for everyone in our community.

Financial

78.94

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2021 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)
81.3%
  Administrative Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.03
  Program Expenses Growth 10.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 72.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Cascade County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Cascade County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Cascade County (MT) 85.10
United Way of El Paso County (TX) 90.10
United Way of Northwest Florida (FL) 88.49
United Way of York County, Maine (ME) 87.12
United Way of Fairfield County (OH) 96.65

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,367,974
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $30,000
Total Contributions $1,397,974
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,397,974
   Other Revenue $9,633
TOTAL REVENUE $1,407,607
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,118,906
   Administrative Expenses $48,517
   Fundraising Expenses $122,491
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,289,914
   
Payments to Affiliates $15,766
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $117,693
   
Net Assets $227,686

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 Initiatives $1,006,437 89.9%
Retired and Senior Volunteer Program $112,469 10.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-06 12/01/2021 85.10
2020-06 08/03/2021 84.84
2019-06 06/01/2020 76.85
2018-06 10/01/2019 76.41
2017-06 07/01/2018 79.00
2016-06 08/01/2017 86.47
2015-06 08/01/2016 86.63
2014-06 06/01/2016 86.63
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 91.15
2013-06 09/01/2014 90.83
2012-06 10/01/2013 86.17

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 81-0304170
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF CASCADE COUNTY
NTEE Code T70
NTEE Classification Fund Raising Organizations That Cross Categories
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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, 1969
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
$86,505 6.70% Gary Owen President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Cascade County (MT) 85.10
United Way of Abilene (TX) 94.47
United Way of Champaign County (IL) 96.30
Capital Area United Way, Michigan (MI) 94.14
United Way of Porter County (IN) 94.42

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Cascade County
1900 32nd Avenue NE
Great Falls, MT 59403
tel: (406) 727-3400
EIN: 81-0304170

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 1343
Great Falls, MT 59403

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Board Leadership

Mindy Kiser
Chair

CEO

Gary Owen
President

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