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Operation Second Chance

Providing support for the soldiers at WRNMMC

four stars

100.00

20251 Century Boulevard Suite 130
Germantown, MD 20874
tel: (301) 972-1080   Web Site
EIN: 20-2624345

Board Leadership
Cindy McGrew
President & Founder

CEO
Cindy McGrew
President and Founder

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 100.00 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Operation Second Chance is to provide support for the Soldiers and Marines while they are here at WRNMMC and then to further assist them when they transition either back to duty or back to civilian life. We aid in the recovery and rehabilitation of wounded service men and women, assist in the modification of housing to accommodate disabled veterans, assist families of wounded service men and women, and facilitate the transition of wounded service men and women back into civilian society.

The mission of Operation Second Chance is to provide support for the Soldiers and Marines while they are here at WRNMMC and then to further assist them when they transition either back to duty or back to civilian life. We aid in the recovery and rehabilitation of wounded service men and women, assist in the modification of housing to accommodate disabled veterans, assist families of wounded service men and women, and facilitate the transition of wounded service men and women back into civilian society.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of clients served
2,046
This impact information is current as of September 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

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
89.9%
  Administrative Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.63
  Program Expenses Growth 16.2%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Operation Second Chance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Operation Second Chance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Operation Second Chance (MD) 100.00 four stars
Support The Enlisted Project (STEP) (CA) 92.72 four stars
Wounded Warrior Project (FL) 86.45 three stars
Homes For Our Troops (MA) 91.69 four stars
The Greater Jacksonville Area USO (FL) 90.93 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $829,969
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $623,607
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,453,576
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,453,576
   Other Revenue $-14
TOTAL REVENUE $1,453,562
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,359,499
   Administrative Expenses $83,239
   Fundraising Expenses $38,716
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,481,454
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-27,892
   
Net Assets $2,010,052

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
Emergency Financial Assistance to Veterans $872,454 64.2%
Morale Improvement $434,745 32.0%
Operation Giving Back Program $33,300 2.4%

Ratings History
Operation Second Chance has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 10/01/2019 100.00 four stars
2018-12 09/03/2019 97.17 four stars
2017-12 11/01/2018 91.85 four stars
2016-12 12/01/2017 95.05 four stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 95.05 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 20-2624345
Name in IRS Master File OPERATION SECOND CHANCE INC
NTEE Code W30
NTEE Classification Military, Veterans' Organizations
NTEE Type Public, Society Benefit - Multipurpose and Other
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 July, 2005
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$105,000 7.08% Cindy McGrew President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Operation Second Chance (MD) 100.00 four stars
Hire Heroes USA (GA) 96.42 four stars
Air Warrior Courage Foundation (MD) 91.75 four stars
Wounded Warrior Project (FL) 86.45 three stars
Project Sanctuary (CO) 96.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Operation Second Chance
20251 Century Boulevard
Suite 130
Germantown, MD 20874
tel: (301) 972-1080
fax: (888) 672-4838
EIN: 20-2624345

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Board Leadership

Cindy McGrew
President & Founder

CEO

Cindy McGrew
President and Founder

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