EIN 37-0716060

United Way of Central Illinois

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The United Way of Central Illinois, Inc. is a not-for-profit corporation with a mission of mobilizing resources to meet community needs. Mobilizing resources to meet community needs. This includes mobilizing volunteers and financial resources, as well...
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Program areas at United Way of Central Illinois

Education - funded out of the community fund, these programs address our education priorities and strategies which are funded to help children learn, achieve, and success while engaging families and communities. Education programs address access to high-quality early childhood education supports, on-time achievement, social emotional development, and supports to help students graduate with a plan for the future.
Financial stability - funded out of the community fund, these programs address our financial stability priorities and strategies which are funded to provide individuals and families with the education, skills, and supports needed to lead financially stable lives. Financial stability programs address safe and affordable housing, increase employment opportunities, and expand financial literacy skills. This work also expands to help seniors maintain independence in their own home.
Basic needs - funded out of the community fund, these programs address our basic needs priorities and strategies which are funded to support a safety net of food and shelter for our community's most vulnerable members. Basic needs programs address access to emergency food and emergency shelter and provisions.

Grants made by United Way of Central Illinois

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Board of Trustees of Southern Illinois UniversityCommunity Integrated Response Connection Leveraging$66,500
Compass for KidsClub Compass - A Free After-School Program for Homeless and Low Income Elementary Student of Springfield School District 186. Compass Is A Unique Community-Based, Volunteer-Driven Model. Each Site Is Served By A Team of Faith Institutions And/or Civic Groups Called Community Partners That Work Together To Provide the Site Location, Snack, Dinner, Supplies and Volunteer-Mentors for Each Child. Easch After-Schol Program Site Serves 25-30 Students and Engages 25-30 Volunteer -mentors To Help Create A Structured Environment Where Meaningfule One-On-One Relationships Can Blossom. Compass Works Through An Evidence-Based Social Emotional Curriculum To Support the Overall Well-Being and Academic Success of Their Children.$60,809
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central IllinoisDesignations - Donor Directed Donations Available for the Agency's General Use.$56,822
...and 55 more grants made totalling $1,365,627

Who funds United Way of Central Illinois

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
The Chicago Community TrustTo Support the Illinois Covid-19 Response Fund$550,000
United Way of Central IllinoisDolly Parton's Imagination Library$24,937
United Way WorldwideGeneral Charitable Operation$17,689
...and 8 more grants received

Personnel at United Way of Central Illinois

John P KelkerPresident and Chief Professional Officer$128,955
Katrina HaysDirector of Community Impact
Jarid BrownDirector of Resource Development
Dan RayhillBoard Member$0
Kate WardChair and Director$0
...and 3 more key personnel

Financials for United Way of Central Illinois

RevenuesFYE 12/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,849,507
Program services$24,605
Investment income and dividends$121,897
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$463,272
Net income from fundraising events$23,543
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$2,482,824

Form 990s for United Way of Central Illinois

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-122021-09-24990View PDF
2019-122021-04-02990View PDF
2018-122020-01-14990View PDF
2017-122019-02-21990View PDF
2016-122018-01-18990View PDF
...and 7 more Form 990s

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Data update history
August 4, 2022
Received grants
Identified 4 new grant, including a grant for $550,000 from The Chicago Community Trust
August 3, 2022
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
July 22, 2022
Updated personnel
Identified 7 new personnel
August 23, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
June 19, 2021
Updated personnel
Identified 25 new personnel
Nonprofit Types
Grantmaking organizationsFamily service centersCharities
Community improvement
Provides grantsFundraising eventsState / local levelCommunity engagement / volunteeringTax deductible donations
General information
1999 West Wabash Ave Ste 107
Springfield, IL 62704
Metro area
Springfield, IL
Sangamon County, IL
Website URL
(217) 726-7000
IRS details
Fiscal year end
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
T00: Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grantmaking Foundations: General
NAICS code, primary
624190: Individual and Family Services
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