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Disabled Police Officers of America

Providing financial assistance to disabled and regularly retired officers

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14.48

1697 Vine Avenue Niceville, FL 32578
tel: (850) 729-0009   Web Site
EIN: 59-3491079

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 14.48 zero star
  Financial 0.00 zero star
  Accountability & Transparency 32.00 zero star
This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

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0.00

Accountability & Transparency

zero star

32.00

This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
7.8%
  Administrative Expenses 1.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 90.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.83
  Working Capital Ratio (years) < 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth -32.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 221.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Disabled Police Officers of America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Disabled Police Officers of America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Disabled Police Officers of America (FL) 14.48 zero star
FDNY Foundation (NY) 98.23 four stars
Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation (FL) 94.34 four stars
Los Angeles Police Foundation (CA) 89.50 three stars
Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation (NY) 91.09 four stars

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The Disabled Police Officers of America (DPOA), formerly known as the Disabled and Retired Police Officers Educational Fund (DRPOEF), was established in 1998. The DPOA mission is to provide financial assistance to disabled and regularly retired officers to pursue the academic degree or vocational training required to obtain civilian employment following their retirement from law enforcement. In addition the DPOA provides financial assistance for a variety of uses to help retired and disabled officers though a short-term financial crisis. Requests for assistance have ranged from help paying for medications, utility bills, rent, and emergency repairs.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $276,360
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $276,360
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $276,360
   Other Revenue $0
TOTAL REVENUE $276,360
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $38,990
   Administrative Expenses $8,091
   Fundraising Expenses $110,278
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $157,359
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $119,001
   
Net Assets $-26,802

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Educating About the Needs of Disabled Officers $27,939 71.7%
Scholarship and Aid Educational Funding $11,051 28.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 04/01/2017 14.48 zero star
2014-12 06/01/2016 16.04 zero star
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 16.04 zero star
2013-12 07/01/2015 16.04 zero star
2012-12 06/01/2014 42.68 zero star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 59-3491079
Name in IRS Master File DISABLED POLICE OFFICERS OF AMERICA INC
NTEE Code B82
NTEE Classification Scholarships, Student Financial Aid Services, Awards
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(40) Scholarships (other)
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date June, 1998
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- Terry Morrison President

The Disabled Police Officers of America (DPOA), formerly known as the Disabled and Retired Police Officers Educational Fund (DRPOEF), was established in 1998. The DPOA mission is to provide financial assistance to disabled and regularly retired officers to pursue the academic degree or vocational training required to obtain civilian employment following their retirement from law enforcement. In addition the DPOA provides financial assistance for a variety of uses to help retired and disabled officers though a short-term financial crisis. Requests for assistance have ranged from help paying for medications, utility bills, rent, and emergency repairs.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Disabled Police Officers of America (FL) 14.48 zero star
100 Club of Arizona (AZ) 95.47 four stars
Los Angeles Police Foundation (CA) 89.50 three stars
New York City Police Foundation (NY) 90.19 four stars
Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation (NY) 91.09 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Disabled Police Officers of America
1697 Vine Avenue
Niceville, FL 32578
tel: (850) 729-0009
EIN: 59-3491079

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