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Human Services : Multipurpose Human Service Organizations

Special Olympics Utah

Providing year-round sports training and competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.

93.88

1400 South Foothill Drive Suite 238
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
tel: (801) 363-1111   Web Site
EIN: 87-0367185

Board Leadership
Michelle Wolfenbarger
Board Chair

CEO
Scott Weaver
CEO

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.88
  Financial 96.71
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00
This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Special Olympics Utah works to provide year-round sports training and competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts and skills with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.

Special Olympics Utah works to provide year-round sports training and competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts and skills with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.

Financial

96.71

Accountability & Transparency

92.00

This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
86.5%
  Administrative Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.80
  Program Expenses Growth 6.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Utah on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Utah on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Special Olympics Utah (UT) 93.88
Special Olympics New York (NY) 87.17
Special Olympics Idaho (ID) 85.52
Special Olympics Southern California (CA) 92.61
Special Olympics Kentucky (KY) 85.58

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $563,267
   Federated Campaigns $102,056
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $86,510
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $96,413
Total Contributions $848,246
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $848,246
   Other Revenue $79,726
TOTAL REVENUE $927,972
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $776,066
   Administrative Expenses $57,266
   Fundraising Expenses $60,578
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $893,910
   
Payments to Affiliates $17,205
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $34,062
   
Net Assets $684,690

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
Sports $605,332 78.0%
Outreach and Partnerships $116,410 15.0%
Unified Champion Schools $54,324 7.0%

Ratings History
Special Olympics Utah has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 08/03/2021 93.88
2018-12 10/01/2020 93.32
2017-12 04/01/2020 88.65

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

EIN 87-0367185
Name in IRS Master File SPECIAL OLYMPICS UTAH INC
NTEE Code N72
NTEE Classification Special Olympics
NTEE Type Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
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 December, 1983
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$175,324 19.61% D'Arcy Dixon Pignanelli Former President & CEO
Other Salaries of Note
Not compensated -- Jeannie Gamble Former President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Special Olympics Utah (UT) 93.88
Special Olympics Indiana (IN) 89.65
Special Olympics South Dakota (SD) 97.15
Special Olympics Tennessee (TN) 91.28
Special Olympics South Carolina (SC) 93.89

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Charity Contact Info

Special Olympics Utah
1400 South Foothill Drive
Suite 238
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
tel: (801) 363-1111
EIN: 87-0367185

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Board Leadership

Michelle Wolfenbarger
Board Chair

CEO

Scott Weaver
CEO

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