CORN PALACE CITY POST 2750 VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS OF THE UNITED

Address
215 N MAIN ST
MITCHELL, SD 57301-3417
Contact
Phone: +1 (605) 996-9470
Nonprofit
NTEE: W30 - Military, Veterans' Organizations
EIN: 46-0271005

Mission

OUR MOST IMPORTANT OVERALL ACTIVITY IS TO PROVIDE ASSISTANCE TO ALL VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS. THIS IS BOTH ACTUAL AND SOCIAL/MENTAL SUPPORT. WE PROVIDE A POST HOME WHERE THE VETERANS CAN VISIT TO ASSOCIATE WITH FELLOW VETERANS AND FAMILIES. THIS IS A UNIQUE ENVIRONMENT WHERE SHARED TIME IS SPENT WITH COMRADES WHO HAVE SHARED EXPERIENCES. OUR MEMBERS PROVIDE MANY COMMUNITY SERVICES PROMOTING PATRIOTISM AND LOVE OF OUR COUNTRY. WE HAVE PROGRAMS SUCH AS "VOICE OF DEMOCRACY", "PATRIOTS PEN", AND "VETERANS IN THE CLASSROOM". THESE PROGRAMS INVOLVE OUR YOUNGER PEOPLE IN WRITING ESSAYS, RESEARCHING, AND PUBLIC SPEAKING ABOUT OUR NATIONS HISTORY. WE PROVIDE HONOR GUARDS AT LEAST MONTHLY FOR OUR COMMUNITY AND CIVIC ACTIVITIES. WE ALL TO OFTNE ACTIVELY PARTICIPATE IN FUNERALS OF DECEASED VETERANS. THIS IS A SOLEMN CEREMONY INVOLVING GUN SALUTES, TAPS, AND FLAG PRESENTATIONS. WE ALSO PROMOTE VARIOUS YOUTH ACTIVITIES. WE SPONSOR TEAMS IN SEVERAL SPORTS. WE ALSO SPONSOR AND SUPPORT BOY AND GIRL SCO
 201720172016
Basic features of the organization
Subsection code19
Form of organization
AssociationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Number of employees 5 
Personnel
Blerema, Brain
Title TRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person BRAIN BLEREMABRAIN BLEREMA
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Average hours per week working for org 1.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 
Buus, Darwin
Title JUDGE ADVOCAJUDGE ADVOCA
Name of key/compensated person DARWIN BUUSDARWIN BUUS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Average hours per week working for org 1.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 
Christensen, Martin
Title COMMANDERCOMMANDER
Name of key/compensated person MARTIN J CHRISTENSENMARTIN J CHRISTENSEN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Average hours per week working for org 1.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 
Dummer, Duane
Title SR. VICE COMSR. VICE COM
Name of key/compensated person DUANE DUMMERDUANE DUMMER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Average hours per week working for org 1.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 
Ell, Rita
Title QUARTERMASTEQUARTERMASTE
Name of key/compensated person RITA ELLRITA ELL
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Average hours per week working for org 1.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 
Gibson, Chuck
Title TRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person CHUCK GIBSONCHUCK GIBSON
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Average hours per week working for org 1.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 
Kayser, Leroy
Title GUARDGUARD
Name of key/compensated person LEROY KAYSERLEROY KAYSER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Average hours per week working for org 1.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 
Kowal, Roger
Title TRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person ROGER KOWALROGER KOWAL
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Average hours per week working for org 1.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 
Schoenfelder, Ken
Title SERVICE OFFISERVICE OFFI
Name of key/compensated person KEN SCHOENFELDERKEN SCHOENFELDER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Average hours per week working for org 1.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 
Sunderland, Lyle
Title JR. VICE COMJR. VICE COM
Name of key/compensated person LYLE W SUNDERLANDLYLE W SUNDERLAND
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  True
Average hours per week working for org 1.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activities OUR MOST IMPORTANT OVERALL ACTIVITY IS TO PROVIDE ASSISTANCE TO ALL VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS. THIS IS BOTH ACTUAL AND SOCIAL/MENTAL SUPPORT. WE PROVIDE A POST HOME WHERE THE VETERANS CAN VISIT TO ASSOCIATE WITH FELLOW VETERANS AND FAMILIES. THIS IS A UNIQUE ENVIRONMENT WHERE SHARED TIME IS SPENT WITH COMRADES WHO HAVE SHARED EXPERIENCES. OUR MEMBERS PROVIDE MANY COMMUNITY SERVICES PROMOTING PATRIOTISM AND LOVE OF OUR COUNTRY. WE HAVE PROGRAMS SUCH AS "VOICE OF DEMOCRACY", "PATRIOTS PEN", AND "VETERANS IN THE CLASSROOM". THESE PROGRAMS INVOLVE OUR YOUNGER PEOPLE IN WRITING ESSAYS, RESEARCHING, AND PUBLIC SPEAKING ABOUT OUR NATIONS HISTORY. WE PROVIDE HONOR GUARDS AT LEAST MONTHLY FOR OUR COMMUNITY AND CIVIC ACTIVITIES. WE ALL TO OFTNE ACTIVELY PARTICIPATE IN FUNERALS OF DECEASED VETERANS. THIS IS A SOLEMN CEREMONY INVOLVING GUN SALUTES, TAPS, AND FLAG PRESENTATIONS. WE ALSO PROMOTE VARIOUS YOUTH ACTIVITIES. WE SPONSOR TEAMS IN SEVERAL SPORTS. WE ALSO SPONSOR AND SUPPORT BOY AND GIRL SCO 
Primary exempt purpose  OUR MOST IMPORTANT OVERALL ACTIVITY IS TO PROVIDE ASSISTANCE TO ALL VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS. THIS IS BOTH ACTUAL AND SOCIAL/MENTAL SUPPORT. WE PROVIDE A POST HOME WHERE THE VETERANS CAN VISIT TO ASSOCIATE WITH FELLOW VETERANS AND FAMILIES. THIS IS A UNIQUE ENVIRONMENT WHERE SHARED TIME IS SPENT WITH COMRADES WHO HAVE SHARED EXPERIENCES. OUR MEMBERS PROVIDE MANY COMMUNITY SERVICES PROMOTING PATRIOTISM AND LOVE OF OUR COUNTRY. WE HAVE PROGRAMS SUCH AS "VOICE OF DEMOCRACY", "PATRIOTS PEN", AND "VETERANS IN THE CLASSROOM". THESE PROGRAMS INVOLVE OUR YOUNGER PEOPLE IN WRITING ESSAYS, RESEARCHING, AND PUBLIC SPEAKING ABOUT OUR NATIONS HISTORY. WE PROVIDE HONOR GUARDS AT LEAST MONTHLY FOR OUR COMMUNITY AND CIVIC ACTIVITIES. WE ALL TO OFTNE ACTIVELY PARTICIPATE IN FUNERALS OF DECEASED VETERANS. THIS IS A SOLEMN CEREMONY INVOLVING GUN SALUTES, TAPS, AND FLAG PRESENTATIONS. WE ALSO PROMOTE VARIOUS YOUTH ACTIVITIES. WE SPONSOR TEAMS IN SEVERAL SPORTS. WE ALSO SPONSOR AND SUPPORT BOY AND GIRL SCO
Programs, including revenue & expenses
WE PROVIDED A POST HOME WHERE THE VETERANS CAN VISIT TO ASSOCIATE WITH FELLOW VETERANS AND FAMILIES. THIS IS A UNIQUE ENVIRONMENT WHERE SHARED TIME IS SPENT WITH COMRADES WHO HAVE SHARED SIMILAR EXPERIENCES.
Program description WE PROVIDED A POST HOME WHERE THE VETERANS CAN VISIT TO ASSOCIATE WITH FELLOW VETERANS AND FAMILIES. THIS IS A UNIQUE ENVIRONMENT WHERE SHARED TIME IS SPENT WITH COMRADES WHO HAVE SHARED SIMILAR EXPERIENCES. 
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$165,659.00$237,355.00$154,920.00
Revenue from contributions (total)  $0.00
Investment income, current yr $0.00 
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr $0.00 
Other revenue, current yr $0.00 
Program service revenue (total) $237,355.00$154,920.00
Other types of revenue
Net rental income  $0.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all $192,524.00 
Total functional expenses: program service  $0.00 
Total functional expenses: management and general $0.00 
Total functional expenses: fundraising $0.00 
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total) $0.00 
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$169,859.00$115,211.00$70,380.00
Total assets, beginning of year $70,380.00$63,708.00
Total liabilities $0.00$0.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr $115,211.00 
Net assets $115,211.00$70,380.00
Net assets, beginning of year $70,380.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing $115,211.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year $70,379.00 
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses $44,831.00 
Total net assets or fund balances $115,211.00 
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members 10 
Number of independent voting members 10 
Accrual accounting TrueTrue
Tax year start date 2016-06-012015-06-01
Tax year end date2017-12-012017-05-012016-05-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF 990990EZ
IRS schema version 2016v3.02015v2.1
Filing identifier 201743189349307744201632219349200853
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