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USO Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore

Connecting Service Members to Family, Home & Country

four stars

90.03

228 McNair Road Building #405
Fort Myer, VA 22211
tel: (703) 696-3272   Web Site
EIN: 53-0204665

Board Leadership
Paul McQuillan
Chairman

CEO
Elaine Rogers
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.03 four stars
  Financial 86.23 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore is to strengthen America's military service members by keeping them connected to family, home and country, throughout their service to the nation.

USO-Metro is dedicated to "serving those who serve, and their families" in Washington D.C., Maryland and Northern Virginia. With the help of nearly 2,000 devoted volunteers, USO-Metro provides programs and services for active duty troops and their families at six USO Centers, four USO airport lounges and a Mobile USO.

Signature programs and services include holiday programs like Turkeys for Troops and Project USO Elf, Transition & Resiliency programs for transitioning service members, recreational and educational programs for military kids, and caring for our wounded, ill and injured troops and their caregivers.

The mission of the USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore is to strengthen America's military service members by keeping them connected to family, home and country, throughout their service to the nation.

USO-Metro is dedicated to "serving those who serve, and their families" in Washington D.C., Maryland and Northern Virginia. With the help of nearly 2,000 devoted volunteers, USO-Metro provides programs and services for active duty troops and their families at six USO Centers, four USO airport lounges and a Mobile USO.

Signature programs and services include holiday programs like Turkeys for Troops and Project USO Elf, Transition & Resiliency programs for transitioning service members, recreational and educational programs for military kids, and caring for our wounded, ill and injured troops and their caregivers.

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Financial

three stars

86.23

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
86.0%
  Administrative Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.68
  Program Expenses Growth 3.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by USO Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by USO Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
USO Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore (VA) 90.03 four stars
Support The Enlisted Project (STEP) (CA) 94.41 four stars
Warrior Canine Connection (MD) 92.22 four stars
Hope For The Warriors® (VA) 92.54 four stars
CIA Officers Memorial Foundation (VA) 99.25 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,745,897
   Federated Campaigns $51,883
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,715,145
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,512,925
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $8,512,925
   Other Revenue $-575,774
TOTAL REVENUE $7,937,151
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,099,558
   Administrative Expenses $557,456
   Fundraising Expenses $438,748
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,095,762
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $841,389
   
Net Assets $4,822,096

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
Operational Centers $3,325,654 54.5%
Operational Programs $2,481,006 40.7%
Information Referral $292,898 4.8%

Ratings History
USO Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 06/01/2019 90.03 four stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 91.24 four stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 91.16 four stars
2015-06 05/01/2017 94.28 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 90.58 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 91.02 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 91.19 four stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 91.34 four stars
2012-06 02/01/2014 89.82 three 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 53-0204665
Name in IRS Master File UNITED SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name UNITED SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS INC
Ruling Date December, 1954
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$367,799 5.18% Elaine Rogers President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
USO Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore (VA) 90.03 four stars
USO of Metropolitan New York (NY) 91.45 four stars
Gary Sinise Foundation (CA) 100.00 four stars
Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (VA) 89.39 three stars
Building Homes for Heroes (NY) 96.46 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

USO Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore
228 McNair Road
Building #405
Fort Myer, VA 22211
tel: (703) 696-3272
fax: (703) 696-4526
EIN: 53-0204665

Mail donations to:
PO Box 1710
Ft. Myer, VA 22211

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Board Leadership

Paul McQuillan
Chairman

CEO

Elaine Rogers
President

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