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.
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

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$92,535 3.63% Jean Kresse President & CEO

Mission

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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of Story County (IA) 100.00 four stars
United Way of Northeast Florida (FL) 95.04 four stars
United Way of the Midlands, South Carolina (SC) 93.87 four stars
United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (PA) 87.90 three stars
United Way of York County, Maine (ME) 87.92 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