Human Services : Social Services

Operation Homefront

Building strong, stable, and secure military families.

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three stars

89.18

1355 Central Parkway, S. Suite 100
San Antonio, TX 78232
tel: (800) 722-6098   Web Site
EIN: 32-0033325

Board Leadership
Lee Baxter
Chair

CEO
John I. Pray, Jr.
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.18 three stars
  Financial 85.00 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Operation Homefront builds strong, stable and secure military families so they can thrive in the communities they work so hard to protect. By connecting the American donor community (individuals, foundations and corporations) to our military families through robust array of valued and life-changing programs that address the specific short-term, critical assistance, long-term stability and recurring family support needs they experience, Operation Homefront is able to help military families overcome many of the challenges inherent in military life. The result: stronger, more stable and more secure military families.

Operation Homefront builds strong, stable and secure military families so they can thrive in the communities they work so hard to protect. By connecting the American donor community (individuals, foundations and corporations) to our military families through robust array of valued and life-changing programs that address the specific short-term, critical assistance, long-term stability and recurring family support needs they experience, Operation Homefront is able to help military families overcome many of the challenges inherent in military life. The result: stronger, more stable and more secure military families.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Number of military families seeking critical financial assistance (since 2011)
2,735
Number of military families provided with financial assistance (since 2011)
1,071
Total dollar value of critical financial assistance provided to military families (since 2011)
2,349,230
Number of military families housed in OH Transitional Village Housing (since 2008)
69
Total dollar value of defrayed rental and utility costs to military families housed in OH Transitional Village properties (since 2008)
425,166
Number of military families placed in homes through OH's permanent home donation program, Homes on the Homefront (since 2012)
54
Number of mortgage-free Homes on the Homefront properties deeded to military families (since 2012)
104
Total dollar value of home equity donated to military families through the Homes on the Homefront program (since 2012)
15,585,100
Number of backpacks with school supplies distributed to military children (since 2008)
41,399
Number of holiday meals provided to military families (since 2010)
11,754
Number of individual military familiy members provided meals through OH's Holiday Meals for Military program (since 2010)
185,156
This impact information is current as of March 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

85.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
91.7%
  Administrative Expenses 4.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.59
  Program Expenses Growth -0.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Operation Homefront on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Operation Homefront on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $39,346,690
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $39,346,690
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $39,346,690
   Other Revenue $219,011
TOTAL REVENUE $39,565,701
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $44,499,944
   Administrative Expenses $2,128,255
   Fundraising Expenses $1,724,694
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $48,352,893
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-8,787,192
   
Net Assets $31,226,201

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$432,882 0.89% John I. Pray Jr. President/CEO

Mission

Operation Homefront builds strong, stable and secure military families so they can thrive in the communities they work so hard to protect. By connecting the American donor community (individuals, foundations and corporations) to our military families through robust array of valued and life-changing programs that address the specific short-term, critical assistance, long-term stability and recurring family support needs they experience, Operation Homefront is able to help military families overcome many of the challenges inherent in military life. The result: stronger, more stable and more secure military families.

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Charity Contact Info

Operation Homefront
1355 Central Parkway, S.
Suite 100
San Antonio, TX 78232
tel: (800) 722-6098
fax: (210) 566-7544
EIN: 32-0033325

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Board Leadership

Lee Baxter
Chair

CEO

John I. Pray, Jr.
President and CEO