Human Services : Social Services

Operation First Response

Serving Wounded Heroes and their Families

four stars

91.16

20037 Dove Hill Road Culpeper, VA 22701
tel: (888) 289-0280   Web Site
EIN: 20-1622436

Board Leadership
Phil Irizarry
Board Chairman

CEO
Peggy Baker
President/CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.16 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 2005, the mission of Operation First Response, Inc. (OFR) is to serve all branches of our nation's Wounded Heroes/Disabled Veterans and their families with personal and financial needs. Services are provided from the onset of injuries or illness, throughout their recovery period and along their journey from military life to the civilian world. Financial aid varies as each case is based on individual needs ranging from rent, utilities, vehicle payments, groceries, clothing, and travel expenses.

Founded in 2005, the mission of Operation First Response, Inc. (OFR) is to serve all branches of our nation's Wounded Heroes/Disabled Veterans and their families with personal and financial needs. Services are provided from the onset of injuries or illness, throughout their recovery period and along their journey from military life to the civilian world. Financial aid varies as each case is based on individual needs ranging from rent, utilities, vehicle payments, groceries, clothing, and travel expenses.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2019
Number of clients served
2,027
Number of phone calls/inquiries
26,000
Number of families assisted with rent or mortgage to avoid eviction
1,050
This impact information is current as of August 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

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
96.1%
  Administrative Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.87
  Program Expenses Growth -9.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Operation First Response on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Operation First Response on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $938,616
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $938,616
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $938,616
   Other Revenue $235
TOTAL REVENUE $938,851
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $753,113
   Administrative Expenses $17,228
   Fundraising Expenses $18,097
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $788,438
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $150,413
   
Net Assets $723,154

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$35,000 4.43% Peggy L. Baker President

Mission

Founded in 2005, the mission of Operation First Response, Inc. (OFR) is to serve all branches of our nation's Wounded Heroes/Disabled Veterans and their families with personal and financial needs. Services are provided from the onset of injuries or illness, throughout their recovery period and along their journey from military life to the civilian world. Financial aid varies as each case is based on individual needs ranging from rent, utilities, vehicle payments, groceries, clothing, and travel expenses.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Operation First Response (VA) 91.16 four stars
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Navy SEAL Foundation (VA) 100.00 four stars
The Mission Continues (MO) 96.25 four stars
National Veterans Foundation (CA) 92.59 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Operation First Response
20037 Dove Hill Road
Culpeper, VA 22701
tel: (888) 289-0280
fax: (888) 505-2795
EIN: 20-1622436

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Board Leadership

Phil Irizarry
Board Chairman

CEO

Peggy Baker
President/CEO