INDEPENDENCE CENTER INC

WAITE PARK, MN | Stearns County
Economic Development

Overview

INDEPENDENCE CENTER INC
41-1276666
51 1ST AVE S
WAITE PARK, MN 56387
Stearns County
(320) 252-4146

Mission Statement info

OUR MISSION IS CREATING OPPORTUNITIES FOR PEOPLE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS. INDEPENDENCE CENTER WORKS WITH ADULTS WITH COGNITIVE AND INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES. THE PURPOSE OF THE AGENCY IS TO PROVIDE SUPERVISION, SUPPORT, RECREATION, AND EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES THAT PROMOTE INDEPENDENCE IN AN ENVIRONMENT THAT IS PERSON-CENTERED. GOALS AND OBJECTIVES ARE IDENTIFIED THAT CONSIDER WHAT IS IMPORTANT TO THE PERSON AND WHAT IS IMPORTANT FOR THE PERSON TO LIVE A MEANINGFUL LIFE.

Founded info
1976
Total Employees info
60
Total Volunteers info
10
CRA Category info
  • Economic Development
Nonprofit location info
  • LMI Census Tract
Awards & Certifications info
  • This nonprofit has not received any CRA awards or certifications.
Nonprofit Classification (NTEE Code) info
J20

J - Employment, Job Related

Employment Preparation & Procurement

Organizations that help people prepare for, find, secure and retain suitable employment. Use this code for organizations that provide a wide range of employment services or those that offer employment-related services not specified below. Includes: Employment placement agencies; Job development organizations including those for youth and people with disabilities; Retraining; and Senior Community Service Employment Programs

IRS Activity Codes info
031
Special school for the blind, handicapped, etc.
160
Aid to the handicapped
-
Not reported
Standard Business Classification (NAICS Code) info
624310
Vocational Rehabilitation Services

CRA Alignment

CRA Category info
Economic Development
Workforce development, job training, and small business or startup support.
CRA Certification info
Has not applied.
Awards & Certifications info
Community Development Financial Institution info
Community Development Financial Institution Award Recipient info
New Market Tax Credit Recipient info
HUD Counseling Agency info
Low Income Housing Tax Credit Recipient info

IRS Summary

Income
$729.3K
Revenue
$728.5K
Assets
$429.8K
Exempt Ruling Date info
1976-09
Deductibility Status info
Deductible
Tax Filing Year info
2018
Organization Type info
Corporation
Organization Tax Filing Status info
990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Foundation Tax Filing Status info
990-PF not required by IRS
Affiliation Classification info
Independent Organization
States Where Tax Return is Filed info
MN
Basis for Foundation/Public Charity Status info
Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public 170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
IRS Reported Activities info
Provides Credit Counseling
Conducts Gaming Activities
Engages in Lobbying Activities
Engages in Political Activities
Makes Grants to Individuals
Makes Grants to Organizations

Nonprofit Location

Physical Address info
51 1ST AVE S
WAITE PARK, MN 56387
Stearns County
FIPS Geocoded Address info
41060
MSA/CBSA info
27
State info
145
County info
0005.00
Tract info
Moderate
Income Level info
Core-Based Statistical Area info
St. Cloud, MN
Combined Statistical Area info
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN-WI
Metropolitan Division info
Not located in an MD.
Area Type info
Metropolitan Statistical Area
Located In info
Low- or Moderate-Income Census Tract info
Opportunity Zone info
Majority Minority Census Tract info 23.21%
Designated Distressed Census Tract info
Underserved Census Tract info

Market Data

Census Tract County
0005.00 Stearns County
Population
Total Population 7,108 158,452
Total Households 3,343 59,479
Income
Median Family Income (Census*) $47,096 $62,789
Median Family Income (2019 FFIEC) $76,300 N/A
Tract Income Percentage 67.9% N/A
Below Poverty Level 17.3% 12.9%
Unemployment Level 5.7% 4.5%
Housing
Total Housing Units 3,398 64,664
Total Owner-Occupied Units 42.0% 68.1%
Total Renter-Occupied Units 56.4% 31.9%
Total Vacant Units 1.6% 3.7%
* Census tract income based on 2019 Census estimated data; County income based on 2019 American Community Survey data.
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Management

6
Total Voting Members
in Governing Body
info
6
Independent Voting Members
in Governing Body
info
Tax Filing Signatory info
Curt Gainsforth
Board President
(320) 252-4146
Principal Officer info
Steve Bresnahan
Key Policies & Documents info
Written Conflict of Interest Policy
Written Document Retention & Destruction Policy
Written Wistleblower Policy
CEO Compensation Review Process
Written Minutes of Board Meetings
Financial Statements & Reporting info
Compiled or Reviewed by an Independent Accountant
Audited by an Independent Accountant
Included in Consolidated Financial Statements
Internal Audit Committee Review
Federal Grant Audit Required
Federal Grand Audit Performed

"NA" in this section indicates that the information was not available in the nonprofit's most recent IRS tax filing.

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