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Education : Scholarship and Financial Support

Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation

College for their children

three stars

86.90

1818 Library Street Suite 500
Reston, VA 20190
tel: (866) 917-2373   Web Site
EIN: 47-0902295

Board Leadership
Thomas McGann
Chairman

CEO
David Y. Kim
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.90 three stars
  Financial 81.48 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation's mission is to provide college scholarships and educational counseling to military children who have lost a parent in the line of duty. We are dedicated to serving the families of service members from all branches of the armed forces who have died as a result of combat casualties, military training accidents, service related illnesses, suicide, as well as other duty-related deaths as ruled by the Department of Veterans Affairs. The vision of Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation is to ensure that every child of a fallen patriot receives all necessary college funding. Since 2002, Children of Fallen Patriots has grown in its mission and vision to extend peace of mind through college scholarships to Gold Star families in all 50 states, in all branches of the military.

Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation's mission is to provide college scholarships and educational counseling to military children who have lost a parent in the line of duty. We are dedicated to serving the families of service members from all branches of the armed forces who have died as a result of combat casualties, military training accidents, service related illnesses, suicide, as well as other duty-related deaths as ruled by the Department of Veterans Affairs. The vision of Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation is to ensure that every child of a fallen patriot receives all necessary college funding. Since 2002, Children of Fallen Patriots has grown in its mission and vision to extend peace of mind through college scholarships to Gold Star families in all 50 states, in all branches of the military.

Financial

three stars

81.48

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
72.7%
  Administrative Expenses 12.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.73
  Program Expenses Growth 13.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 40.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation (VA) 86.90 three stars
Central Scholarship (MD) 93.29 four stars
Folds of Honor (OK) 88.29 three stars
Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (DC) 93.69 four stars
I Have A Dream Foundation - Los Angeles (CA) 93.97 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,017,103
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,010,865
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,027,968
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,027,968
   Other Revenue $-456,864
TOTAL REVENUE $4,571,104
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,865,884
   Administrative Expenses $470,507
   Fundraising Expenses $548,953
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,885,344
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $685,760
   
Net Assets $2,340,694

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
Scholarships and Educational Assistance $2,865,884 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 08/01/2017 86.90 three stars
2014-12 04/01/2017 92.77 four stars
2014-12 02/01/2017 88.85 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 47-0902295
Name in IRS Master File CHILDREN OF FALLEN PATRIOTS FOUNDATION
NTEE Code B82
NTEE Classification Scholarships, Student Financial Aid Services, Awards
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 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, 2003
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • 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
$159,618 4.10% John Coogan Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$81,904 2.10% Kendra Davenport President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation (VA) 86.90 three stars
Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation (VA) 85.05 three stars
Seeds of Hope Charitable Trust (CO) 87.70 three stars
Thurgood Marshall College Fund (DC) 94.69 four stars
Take Stock in Children Palm Beach County (FL) 92.15 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation
1818 Library Street
Suite 500
Reston, VA 20190
tel: (866) 917-2373
fax: (703) 956-3009
EIN: 47-0902295

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Board Leadership

Thomas McGann
Chairman

CEO

David Y. Kim
Chief Executive Officer

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