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United States Coast Guard Academy Alumni Association

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three stars

89.21

47 Mohegan Avenue New London, CT 06320
tel: (860) 442-2683   Web Site
EIN: 06-1354978

Board Leadership
Manson Brown
Chair

CEO
Andrea Marcille
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.21 three stars
  Financial 85.97 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 94.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The U.S. Coast Guard Academy Alumni Association shall provide services to and promote fellowship among its members. The organization raises funds to support present day students as Coast Guard officers and civilian employees are prohibited by the law from seeking funds beyond what is appropriated by Congress. The U.S. Coast Guard Academy Alumni Association seeks to provide "margin of excellence" support to the Corps of Cadets, to preserve the traditions and to enhance the reputation of the Academy.

The U.S. Coast Guard Academy Alumni Association shall provide services to and promote fellowship among its members. The organization raises funds to support present day students as Coast Guard officers and civilian employees are prohibited by the law from seeking funds beyond what is appropriated by Congress. The U.S. Coast Guard Academy Alumni Association seeks to provide "margin of excellence" support to the Corps of Cadets, to preserve the traditions and to enhance the reputation of the Academy.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Total dollars received in contributions
7,174,560
This impact information is current as of March 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

three stars

85.97

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

94.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
70.9%
  Administrative Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.77
  Program Expenses Growth 14.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United States Coast Guard Academy Alumni Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United States Coast Guard Academy Alumni Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United States Coast Guard Academy Alumni Association (CT) 89.21 three stars
The Rams Club (NC) 85.38 three stars
Sun Devil Club (AZ) 86.52 three stars
ASU Foundation (AZ) 95.99 four stars
Oregon Health & Science University Foundation (OR) 91.97 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,535,113
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $571,595
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,106,708
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,106,708
   Other Revenue $1,940,129
TOTAL REVENUE $7,046,837
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,324,680
   Administrative Expenses $484,552
   Fundraising Expenses $996,775
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,806,007
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,240,830
   
Net Assets $38,438,907

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
Direct Support to the Coast Guard Academy $3,114,794 72.0%
Operating Expenses to Various Projects $1,007,368 23.3%
Homecoming Weekend for Alumni $68,930 1.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 89.21 three stars
2017-12 02/01/2019 86.53 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 87.59 three stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 87.14 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 86.24 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 81.40 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 82.59 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 74.76 two stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 75.62 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 06-1354978
Name in IRS Master File UNITED STATES COAST GUARD ACADEMY ALUMNI ASSOCIATION INC
NTEE Code B84
NTEE Classification Alumni Associations
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (34) Alumni association or group
(279) Other services or benefits to members or employees
Foundation Status Organization which operates for benefit of college or university and is owned or operated by a governmental unit 170(b)(1)(A)(iv)
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 May, 1993
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$151,133 2.60% Andrea Marcille President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United States Coast Guard Academy Alumni Association (CT) 89.21 three stars
Cambridge in America (NY) 97.17 four stars
Georgia Southern University Athletic Foundation (GA) 85.44 three stars
Sun Devil Club (AZ) 86.52 three stars
Panhellenic Scholarship Foundation (IL) 86.42 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

United States Coast Guard Academy Alumni Association
47 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT 06320
tel: (860) 442-2683
fax: (860) 442-2690
EIN: 06-1354978

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Board Leadership

Manson Brown
Chair

CEO

Andrea Marcille
President

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