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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking)

United Way of East Central Iowa

Live united

four stars

90.71

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

Board Leadership
Jon Bancks
Board Chair

CEO
Tim Stiles
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.71 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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 7.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.37
  Program Expenses Growth -2.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.3%
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) 90.71 four stars
United Way of Central Oklahoma (OK) 92.64 four stars
United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County (WI) 93.69 four stars
United Way of St. Lucie County (FL) 85.76 three stars
United Way of Palm Beach County (FL) 88.13 three stars

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United Way of East Central serves groups and individuals in Benton, Cedar, Iowa, Jones, Linn and Washington counties. In 2011, we raised $10,581,690 and partner with around 40 community partners.

We focus on impacting health, education and financial stability issues.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,284,782
   Federated Campaigns $20,850
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $13,685
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $10,319,317
   Program Service Revenue $89,139
Total Primary Revenue $10,408,456
   Other Revenue $170,466
TOTAL REVENUE $10,578,922
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,349,740
   Administrative Expenses $878,815
   Fundraising Expenses $903,506
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,132,061
   
Payments to Affiliates $108,912
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-553,139
   
Net Assets $16,295,126

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
Health Allocations $3,467,040 37.1%
Education Allocations $2,302,971 24.6%
Financial Stability $1,828,841 19.6%

Ratings History
United Way of East Central Iowa has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$146,723 1.31% Lois Buntz President, CEO

United Way of East Central serves groups and individuals in Benton, Cedar, Iowa, Jones, Linn and Washington counties. In 2011, we raised $10,581,690 and partner with around 40 community partners.

We focus on impacting health, education and financial stability issues.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of East Central Iowa (IA) 90.71 four stars
United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties (TN) 90.26 four stars
Bergen County's United Way (NJ) 88.65 three stars
United Way Of Alamance County (NC) 88.61 three stars
United Way of Northeastern Minnesota (MN) 90.71 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

Jon Bancks
Board Chair

CEO

Tim Stiles
President, CEO

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