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Wounded Warriors Family Support

Healing the wounds that medicine cannot.

four stars

97.60

11218 John Galt Blvd. Suite 103
Omaha, NE 68137
tel: (402) 502-7557   Web Site
EIN: 20-1407520

Board Leadership
John B. Sylvester
Chairman

CEO
John D. Folsom
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.60 four stars
  Financial 96.61 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/22/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Wounded Warriors Family Support provides support to the families of those who have been wounded, injured or killed during combat operations. The families of our casualties suffer in many ways: some financially, some psychologically. Wounded Warriors Family Support mitigates their trauma by allowing them to find peace and solace as a family once more in family-friendly retreats that we provide free of charge. Providing a low stress environment where they can be free from the cares and worries that often tear a family apart. Many of our young military families are not financially secure and would not be able to afford what we offer to them: a chance to bond with their children, especially after their children were traumatized and adversely affected by a parent's wounds and injuries.

Wounded Warriors Family Support provides support to the families of those who have been wounded, injured or killed during combat operations. The families of our casualties suffer in many ways: some financially, some psychologically. Wounded Warriors Family Support mitigates their trauma by allowing them to find peace and solace as a family once more in family-friendly retreats that we provide free of charge. Providing a low stress environment where they can be free from the cares and worries that often tear a family apart. Many of our young military families are not financially secure and would not be able to afford what we offer to them: a chance to bond with their children, especially after their children were traumatized and adversely affected by a parent's wounds and injuries.

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Financial

four stars

96.61

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/22/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
85.9%
  Administrative Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.57
  Program Expenses Growth 7.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wounded Warriors Family Support on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wounded Warriors Family Support on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Wounded Warriors Family Support (NE) 97.60 four stars
Coast Guard Foundation (CT) 87.42 three stars
Homes For Our Troops (MA) 89.76 three stars
Operation First Response (VA) 90.75 four stars
Yellow Ribbon Fund (MD) 86.51 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,705,143
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,705,143
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,705,143
   Other Revenue $29,240
TOTAL REVENUE $3,734,383
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,319,710
   Administrative Expenses $208,871
   Fundraising Expenses $307,256
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,835,837
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-101,454
   
Net Assets $2,085,041

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
Mobility is Freedom $665,552 20.0%
Caregiver Respite $603,956 18.2%
Navstar $512,501 15.4%

Ratings History
Wounded Warriors Family Support has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 12/22/2017 97.60 four stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 97.51 four stars
2014-12 07/01/2016 91.33 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.79 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 95.26 four stars
2014-12 10/01/2015 94.48 four stars
2013-12 11/01/2014 93.36 four stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 83.67 three stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 84.50 three stars
2010-12 12/01/2012 80.57 three stars
2010-12 10/01/2012 71.66 two stars

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

EIN 20-1407520
Name in IRS Master File WOUNDED WARRIORS FAMILY SUPPORT 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 February, 2005
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$110,000 2.86% Colonel John D. Folsom II President

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Wounded Warriors Family Support (NE) 97.60 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Wounded Warriors Family Support
11218 John Galt Blvd.
Suite 103
Omaha, NE 68137
tel: (402) 502-7557
fax: (402) 502-4872
EIN: 20-1407520

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Board Leadership

John B. Sylvester
Chairman

CEO

John D. Folsom
President

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