Human Services : Multipurpose Human Service Organizations (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation

Helping Our Hometown Heroes

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four stars

94.34

12735 Gran Bay Parkway, Suite 150 Jacksonville, FL 32258
tel: (800) 388-3473   Web Site
EIN: 20-3588745

Board Leadership
Robin Sorensen
President

CEO
Robin Peters
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.34 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation was founded in 2005 in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Firehouse Subs co-founders, Chris Sorensen and Robin Sorensen, traveled to Mississippi where they fed first responders as well as survivors. As they traveled back to Florida exhausted and exhilarated, they knew we could do more and the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation was born. Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation is dedicated to impact the life-saving capabilities and the lives of local heroes and their communities.

Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation was founded in 2005 in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Firehouse Subs co-founders, Chris Sorensen and Robin Sorensen, traveled to Mississippi where they fed first responders as well as survivors. As they traveled back to Florida exhausted and exhilarated, they knew we could do more and the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation was born. Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation is dedicated to impact the life-saving capabilities and the lives of local heroes and their communities.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Total number of grants awarded
534
Total dollar amount of grants awarded
8,205,430
This impact information is current as of July 2019, 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

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
90.7%
  Administrative Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.26
  Program Expenses Growth 21.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,620,395
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $22,022
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $9,642,417
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $9,642,417
   Other Revenue $255,282
TOTAL REVENUE $9,897,699
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,988,726
   Administrative Expenses $312,349
   Fundraising Expenses $512,725
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,813,800
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,083,899
   
Net Assets $9,041,760

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$166,191 2.12% Robin Peters Executive Director

Mission

Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation was founded in 2005 in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Firehouse Subs co-founders, Chris Sorensen and Robin Sorensen, traveled to Mississippi where they fed first responders as well as survivors. As they traveled back to Florida exhausted and exhilarated, they knew we could do more and the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation was born. Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation is dedicated to impact the life-saving capabilities and the lives of local heroes and their communities.

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Charity Contact Info

Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation
12735 Gran Bay Parkway, Suite 150
Jacksonville, FL 32258
tel: (800) 388-3473
EIN: 20-3588745

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Board Leadership

Robin Sorensen
President

CEO

Robin Peters
Executive Director