Human Services : Social Services

Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors

Caring for the families of our fallen heroes

four stars

92.38

3033 Wilson Boulevard Suite 300
Arlington, VA 22201
tel: (202) 588-8277   Web Site
EIN: 92-0152268

Board Leadership
John B. Wood
Chairman

CEO
Bonnie Carroll
President and Founder

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.38 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded out of tragedy in 1994, Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) has grown and established itself as the front line resource to families and loved ones of our military men and women. TAPS has provided comfort and care, 24 hours a day, seven days a week through comprehensive services and programs including peer based emotional support, case work assistance, crisis intervention, and grief and trauma resources. TAPS has assisted over 80,000 surviving family members, casualty officers and caregivers. Our National Military Survivor Seminars and Good Grief Camps have been conducted for nineteen years, and are complemented by regional seminars across the country.

Founded out of tragedy in 1994, Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) has grown and established itself as the front line resource to families and loved ones of our military men and women. TAPS has provided comfort and care, 24 hours a day, seven days a week through comprehensive services and programs including peer based emotional support, case work assistance, crisis intervention, and grief and trauma resources. TAPS has assisted over 80,000 surviving family members, casualty officers and caregivers. Our National Military Survivor Seminars and Good Grief Camps have been conducted for nineteen years, and are complemented by regional seminars across the country.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2019
Number of volunteers
1,142
Total number of volunteer hours contributed to the organization
16,352
Number of groups/individuals benefiting from tools/resources/education materials provided
4,232
This impact information is current as of August 2020, 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

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
86.7%
  Administrative Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.43
  Program Expenses Growth 24.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 24.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $16,830,278
   Federated Campaigns $28,850
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,014,367
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $17,873,495
   Program Service Revenue $208,380
Total Primary Revenue $18,081,875
   Other Revenue $-226,885
TOTAL REVENUE $17,854,990
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $15,280,749
   Administrative Expenses $1,076,171
   Fundraising Expenses $1,124,524
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $17,481,444
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $373,546
   
Net Assets $6,200,574

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$149,500 0.85% Bonnie Carroll President

Mission

Founded out of tragedy in 1994, Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) has grown and established itself as the front line resource to families and loved ones of our military men and women. TAPS has provided comfort and care, 24 hours a day, seven days a week through comprehensive services and programs including peer based emotional support, case work assistance, crisis intervention, and grief and trauma resources. TAPS has assisted over 80,000 surviving family members, casualty officers and caregivers. Our National Military Survivor Seminars and Good Grief Camps have been conducted for nineteen years, and are complemented by regional seminars across the country.

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Charity Contact Info

Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors
3033 Wilson Boulevard
Suite 300
Arlington, VA 22201
tel: (202) 588-8277
fax: (571) 385-2524
EIN: 92-0152268

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Board Leadership

John B. Wood
Chairman

CEO

Bonnie Carroll
President and Founder