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Research and Public Policy : Social and Public Policy Research

The Family Foundation

Strong Values are the Foundation of a Strong Commonwealth.

80.44

707 East Franklin Street Richmond, VA 23219
tel: (804) 343-0010   Web Site
EIN: 52-1425355

Board Leadership
John Disosway
Chairman

CEO
Victoria Cobb
President

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.44
  Financial 74.63
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00
This rating was published 12/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1985, The Family Foundation works empower Virginia families by applying a biblical worldview and founding principles to culture and public policy. The organization seeks to establish through citizen advocacy and enactment of Virginia law a safe, prosperous and wholesome climate for families. All of its public policy decisions are based on the principles of life, marriage, parental authority, constitutional government and religious liberty.

Founded in 1985, The Family Foundation works empower Virginia families by applying a biblical worldview and founding principles to culture and public policy. The organization seeks to establish through citizen advocacy and enactment of Virginia law a safe, prosperous and wholesome climate for families. All of its public policy decisions are based on the principles of life, marriage, parental authority, constitutional government and religious liberty.

Financial

74.63

Accountability & Transparency

89.00

This rating was published 12/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
67.4%
  Administrative Expenses 14.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.33
  Program Expenses Growth 3.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 48.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Family Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Family Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Family Foundation (VA) 80.44
Center for Economic and Policy Research (DC) 87.18
Center for Disaster Philanthropy (DC) 100.00
American Youth Policy Forum (DC) 92.08
Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights (DC) 86.23

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,168,891
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $427,484
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $176,205
Total Contributions $1,772,580
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,772,580
   Other Revenue $30,635
TOTAL REVENUE $1,803,215
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $825,716
   Administrative Expenses $205,521
   Fundraising Expenses $314,800
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,346,037
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $457,178
   
Net Assets $1,499,362

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
Research & Education $786,322 95.2%
Virginia Pastor Network $34,443 4.2%
Youth Training $4,951 0.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-06 12/01/2021 80.44
2019-06 11/01/2020 71.28
2018-06 07/01/2019 73.65
2017-06 09/01/2018 75.69
2016-06 08/01/2017 79.80
2015-06 07/01/2016 83.64

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

EIN 52-1425355
Name in IRS Master File FAMILY FOUNDATION
NTEE Code B01
NTEE Classification Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (7) Evangelism
(995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 January, 1986
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$130,212 9.67% Victoria Cobb President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Family Foundation (VA) 80.44
Constitutional Accountability Center (DC) 90.70
The Georgia Center for Opportunity (GA) 90.80
Freedom Foundation (WA) 86.79
Center for a New Economy (PR) 91.45

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Charity Contact Info

The Family Foundation
707 East Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23219
tel: (804) 343-0010
fax: (804) 343-0050
EIN: 52-1425355

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Board Leadership

John Disosway
Chairman

CEO

Victoria Cobb
President

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