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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of East Central Iowa

Live united

four stars

91.88

317 Seventh Avenue, SE Suite 401
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
tel: (319) 398-5372   Web Site
EIN: 42-0861239

Board Leadership
James Klein
Board Chair

CEO
Tim Stiles
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.88 four stars
  Financial 89.24 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

For United Way of East Central Iowa, our community consists of five counties in Eastern Iowa: Benton, Cedar, Iowa, Jones, and Linn.

Within these counties, we take a closer look at several cities and individual neighborhoods by asking what does well-being look like, and who is least likely to have it in our community? We ask these questions because we know that our whole community benefits when everyone has the opportunity to have a successful life.

For United Way of East Central Iowa, our community consists of five counties in Eastern Iowa: Benton, Cedar, Iowa, Jones, and Linn.

Within these counties, we take a closer look at several cities and individual neighborhoods by asking what does well-being look like, and who is least likely to have it in our community? We ask these questions because we know that our whole community benefits when everyone has the opportunity to have a successful life.

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Financial

three stars

89.24

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
84.4%
  Administrative Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.36
  Program Expenses Growth -3.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of East Central Iowa on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of East Central Iowa on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of East Central Iowa (IA) 91.88 four stars
United Way of Cayuga County (NY) 85.07 three stars
United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley (PA) 92.50 four stars
Capital Area United Way, Louisiana (LA) 91.86 four stars
United Way of Santa Barbara County (CA) 85.43 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,991,580
   Federated Campaigns $8,223
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $20,552
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $9,020,355
   Program Service Revenue $512,449
Total Primary Revenue $9,532,804
   Other Revenue $207,593
TOTAL REVENUE $9,740,397
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,055,849
   Administrative Expenses $820,002
   Fundraising Expenses $781,820
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,657,671
   
Payments to Affiliates $102,017
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-917,274
   
Net Assets $15,179,897

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
Investments in Well Being $5,114,015 56.5%
Donor Designations $1,205,100 13.3%
Human Services Campus $792,087 8.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2019 91.88 four stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 88.87 three stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 90.71 four stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 94.24 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.91 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 88.90 three stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 93.61 four stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 97.04 four stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 91.35 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 95.55 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 90.34 four stars
2009-06 08/01/2010 91.01 four stars
2008-06 05/01/2009 90.12 four stars
2006-12 12/01/2007 93.54 four stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 86.87 three stars
2004-12 02/01/2006 83.00 three stars
2003-12 10/01/2005 91.02 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 42-0861239
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF EAST CENTRAL IOWA
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 (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 May, 1963
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
$148,489 1.39% Tim Stiles President/CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of East Central Iowa (IA) 91.88 four stars
United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley (PA) 92.50 four stars
United Way of Cleveland County (NC) 85.05 three stars
United Way of Wayne and Holmes Counties (OH) 88.23 three stars
United Way of the Valley & Greater Utica Area (NY) 93.20 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of East Central Iowa
317 Seventh Avenue, SE
Suite 401
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
tel: (319) 398-5372
EIN: 42-0861239

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Board Leadership

James Klein
Board Chair

CEO

Tim Stiles
President, CEO

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