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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of Story County

Live United.

four stars

100.00

315 Clark Avenue Ames, IA 50010
tel: (515) 268-5142   Web Site
EIN: 42-0947489

Board Leadership
Kim Linduska
Chair

CEO
Jean Kresse
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 100.00 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of Story County (UWSC) has been impacting the quality of life in Story County for more than six decades. UWSC, along with strong community partners and dedicated donors, helps children prepare for adulthood, keeps seniors in healthy environments and offers a helping hand to hard-working families. UWSC is a strategic leader in building county-wide partnerships. We lead the fight for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in our community in an effort to provide real, long-lasting change.

United Way of Story County (UWSC) has been impacting the quality of life in Story County for more than six decades. UWSC, along with strong community partners and dedicated donors, helps children prepare for adulthood, keeps seniors in healthy environments and offers a helping hand to hard-working families. UWSC is a strategic leader in building county-wide partnerships. We lead the fight for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in our community in an effort to provide real, long-lasting change.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
85.6%
  Administrative Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.22
  Program Expenses Growth 13.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Story County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of Story County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Story County (IA) 100.00 four stars
United Way of Central Alabama (AL) 100.00 four stars
United Way of Greater Topeka (KS) 87.13 three stars
Bergen County's United Way (NJ) 91.16 four stars
United Way of Southwest Colorado (CO) 85.32 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,286,603
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $32,818
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $250,000
Total Contributions $2,569,421
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,569,421
   Other Revenue $49,067
TOTAL REVENUE $2,618,488
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,209,281
   Administrative Expenses $108,765
   Fundraising Expenses $227,056
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,545,102
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $73,386
   
Net Assets $2,852,229

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 08/01/2019 100.00 four stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 97.17 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 42-0947489
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF STORY COUNTY INC
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
(927) Fundraising
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, 1972
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$92,535 3.63% Jean Kresse President & CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Story County (IA) 100.00 four stars
United Way of the Eastern Panhandle (WV) 90.91 four stars
United Way of Benton and Franklin Counties (WA) 88.66 three stars
United Way of Greater Plymouth County (MA) 85.22 three stars
United Way of Hancock County (OH) 86.78 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of Story County
315 Clark Avenue
Ames, IA 50010
tel: (515) 268-5142
EIN: 42-0947489

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Board Leadership

Kim Linduska
Chair

CEO

Jean Kresse
President, CEO

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