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Wounded Warrior Project

The greatest casualty is being forgotten

83.57

4899 Belfort Road Suite 300
Jacksonville, FL 32256
tel: (877) 832-6997   Web Site
EIN: 20-2370934

Board Leadership
Jonathan Woodson
Chair

CEO
Michael Linnington
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.57
  Financial 76.96
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Wounded Warrior Project is to honor and empower wounded warriors. Our purpose is: to raise awareness and enlist the public's aid for the needs of severely injured service men and women; to help severely injured service members aid and assist each other; and to provide unique, direct programs and services to meet the needs of severely injured service members.

The mission of Wounded Warrior Project is to honor and empower wounded warriors. Our purpose is: to raise awareness and enlist the public's aid for the needs of severely injured service men and women; to help severely injured service members aid and assist each other; and to provide unique, direct programs and services to meet the needs of severely injured service members.

Financial

76.96

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
71.4%
  Administrative Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 23.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.24
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.17
  Program Expenses Growth 5.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wounded Warrior Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wounded Warrior Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Wounded Warrior Project (FL) 83.57
Operation Healing Forces (FL) 93.88
Lone Survivor Foundation (TX) 90.38
Operation Support Our Troops-America (IL) 93.74
Gary Sinise Foundation (CA) 98.23

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $267,352,126
   Federated Campaigns $618,730
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $892,783
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $268,863,639
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $268,863,639
   Other Revenue $18,505,038
TOTAL REVENUE $287,368,677
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $196,684,365
   Administrative Expenses $15,348,942
   Fundraising Expenses $64,345,052
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $276,378,359
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $10,990,318
   
Net Assets $326,432,119

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
Mental Health and Wellness $64,349,952 32.7%
Financial Wellness $42,851,497 21.8%
Connection $32,768,872 16.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-09 09/01/2021 83.57
2019-09 08/01/2020 86.49
2018-09 07/01/2019 86.45
2017-09 08/01/2018 86.02
2016-09 02/01/2018 88.67
2016-09 11/01/2017 88.52
2015-09 02/01/2017 90.49
2014-09 06/01/2016 82.10
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 07/01/2015 84.52
2013-09 12/22/2014 86.11
2012-09 10/01/2013 84.39
2011-09 10/01/2012 84.18
2010-09 12/23/2011 83.37
2010-09 09/20/2011 83.13
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 09/01/2010 78.66

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

EIN 20-2370934
Name in IRS Master File WOUNDED WARRIOR PROJECT INC
NTEE Code P60
NTEE Classification Emergency Assistance (Food, Clothing, Cash)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 August, 2005
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$337,595 0.12% Michael S. Linnington Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Wounded Warrior Project (FL) 83.57
Move America Forward (CA) 88.81
Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, Inc. (MD) 92.56
Coast Guard Mutual Assistance (VA) 98.58
National Military Family Association (VA) 92.03

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Charity Contact Info

Wounded Warrior Project
4899 Belfort Road
Suite 300
Jacksonville, FL 32256
tel: (877) 832-6997
fax: (904) 296-7347
EIN: 20-2370934

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 758516
Topeka, KS 66675

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Board Leadership

Jonathan Woodson
Chair

CEO

Michael Linnington
Chief Executive Officer

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