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USO of Metropolitan New York

Strengthening America's military service members by keeping them connected to family, home and country

four stars

92.02

625 Eighth Avenue North Wing, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10018
tel: (212) 695-5590   Web Site
EIN: 13-2500122

Board Leadership
Bruce N. Whitman
Chairman

CEO
Brian C. Whiting
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.02 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1963, USO of Metropolitan New York strengthens America's military service members by keeping them connected to family, home and country, throughout their service to the nation strengthens America's military service members by keeping them connected to family, home and country, throughout their service to the nation. The USO is a family of volunteers, sustained by the charitable contributions of millions of generous Americans. We are united in our commitment to support America's service members by keeping them connected to the people, places and things they love. We do this through countless acts of caring, comfort, connection and support. Our work is America's most powerful expression of gratitude to the men and women who secure our nation's freedoms.

Founded in 1963, USO of Metropolitan New York strengthens America's military service members by keeping them connected to family, home and country, throughout their service to the nation strengthens America's military service members by keeping them connected to family, home and country, throughout their service to the nation. The USO is a family of volunteers, sustained by the charitable contributions of millions of generous Americans. We are united in our commitment to support America's service members by keeping them connected to the people, places and things they love. We do this through countless acts of caring, comfort, connection and support. Our work is America's most powerful expression of gratitude to the men and women who secure our nation's freedoms.

Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
91.9%
  Administrative Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.85
  Program Expenses Growth 14.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by USO of Metropolitan New York on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by USO of Metropolitan New York on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
USO of Metropolitan New York (NY) 92.02 four stars
Our Military Kids (VA) 90.71 four stars
Air Force Aid Society (VA) 98.10 four stars
Honor Flight Network (OH) 92.22 four stars
Semper Fi Fund (CA) 98.23 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $13,297,389
   Federated Campaigns $1,001,994
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,310,718
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $15,610,101
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $15,610,101
   Other Revenue $423
TOTAL REVENUE $15,610,524
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,364,285
   Administrative Expenses $429,792
   Fundraising Expenses $510,873
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,304,950
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,305,574
   
Net Assets $8,116,580

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
Family Programming $3,466,878 33.5%
USO Centers $1,410,881 13.6%
USO Show Troupe $562,985 5.4%

Ratings History
USO of Metropolitan New York has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 08/01/2017 92.02 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.58 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 03/01/2016 90.28 four 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 13-2500122
Name in IRS Master File UNITED SERVICES 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 December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$360,940 3.19% Brian Whiting Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
USO of Metropolitan New York (NY) 92.02 four stars
Air Warrior Courage Foundation (MD) 99.31 four stars
Our Military Kids (VA) 90.71 four stars
Operation Gratitude (CA) 91.16 four stars
Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (VA) 91.76 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

USO of Metropolitan New York
625 Eighth Avenue
North Wing, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10018
tel: (212) 695-5590
EIN: 13-2500122

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Board Leadership

Bruce N. Whitman
Chairman

CEO

Brian C. Whiting
President, CEO

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