Accountability


The United Way of Faribault makes available for general review our annual audit. In addition to meeting the standards of United Way Worldwide, we also meet standards set by the Charities Review Council. With a commitment to transparency, accountability and results, United Way of Faribault enables you to make a difference right where you live and see the difference you are making.


Annual Report

We all have a stake in creating a prosperous, healthy community and United Way of Faribault is honored to work in partnership with so many people and organizations to create a better place for everyone to live and work. Click here to read the 2013 Community Report.

Audited Financial Statement

United Way of Faribault’s financial statement has been prepared and certified by Judd, Osterman & Demro, CPA.  In the U.S., the auditor certifies that the financial statements meet the requirements of the U.S. Follow the link to see our most current financial statement as of _________________ - click here.

Charities Review Council

United Way of Faribault earns the Charities Review Council's Seal by voluntarily participating in the Council’s online Accountability Wizard. The Accountability Wizard is available to all nonprofit organizations soliciting in Minnesota and addresses a nonprofit organization’s performance in four critical areas:  Public Disclosure, Governance, Financial Activity and Fundraising. By participating in the Accountability Wizard, United Way of Faribault demonstrates responsibility, integrity and transparency to their constituents. We are listed as a reviewed organization on the online Giving Guide of the Council’s Smart Givers Network, www.smartgivers.org and the Council’s Smart Giver newsletter distributed to more than 18,000 subscribers in Minnesota. The listings help a nonprofit organization demonstrate its commitment to accountable, ethical practices to the public and that it is a trustworthy organization.


IRS Form 990

IRS Form 990 is an annual reporting return that certain federally tax-exempt organizations must file with the IRS. It provides information on the filing organization's mission, programs, and finances. A copy of our 2012 990 Form is available here.

United Way Membership Standards

Every year, each United Way is required to adhere to a set of standards and requirements that have been dictated by United Way World Wide. In order to use the United Way name and logo, United Way of Olmsted County must successfully prove its compliance with these rigorous membership standards on an annual basis. The Thumbs Up logo lets our partners and supporters know that United Way of Faribault is in good standing with United Way World Wide.