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United American Patriots

Honor. Loyalty. Patriotism.

two stars

75.01

1800 Diagonal Road Suite 600
Alexandria, VA 22314
tel: (571) 366-1835   Web Site
EIN: 41-2172043

Board Leadership
Bob Weimann
Chairman

CEO
David "Bull" Gurfein
Chairman and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 75.01 two stars
  Financial 73.18 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 77.00 two stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

For over 12 years, UAP has been facilitating legal support for our Nation's Warriors who have been wrongfully accused or convicted of "War Crimes" or who have faced Courts Martial which have been improperly impacted by undue command influence, and providing transitional assistance.

UAP funds our Nation's Warriors ability to receive:

***The best legal defense;

***Stipends while incarcerated to help with family needs, books, stamps, magazine subscriptions, education when VA benefits are lost, etc...;

***Visitation from loved ones while incarcerated; and

***Upon release, transition assistance to include PTSD treatment, counseling, employment assistance, health care, legal support, etc.

For over 12 years, UAP has been facilitating legal support for our Nation's Warriors who have been wrongfully accused or convicted of "War Crimes" or who have faced Courts Martial which have been improperly impacted by undue command influence, and providing transitional assistance.

UAP funds our Nation's Warriors ability to receive:

***The best legal defense;

***Stipends while incarcerated to help with family needs, books, stamps, magazine subscriptions, education when VA benefits are lost, etc...;

***Visitation from loved ones while incarcerated; and

***Upon release, transition assistance to include PTSD treatment, counseling, employment assistance, health care, legal support, etc.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2019
Number of clients served
24
This impact information is current as of March 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

two stars

73.18

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

77.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
69.9%
  Administrative Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.19
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.07
  Program Expenses Growth 22.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 48.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United American Patriots on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United American Patriots on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Constituent Voice

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How is the organization collecting feedback?
Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc), Focus groups or interviews (by phone or in person), Suggestion box/email, On our web page wwwuaporg
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To inform the development of new programs/projects, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve
With whom is the organization sharing feedback?
The people we serve, Our staff, Our board, Our funders
What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?
We don't have any major challenges to collecting feedback
Describe a recent change in your organization that resulted from feedback.
Made our financial documents easily accessible off our website
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Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United American Patriots (VA) 75.01 two stars
Yellow Ribbon Fund (MD) 86.75 three stars
USO of Missouri (MO) 98.72 four stars
Move America Forward (CA) 87.25 three stars
Air Force Aid Society (VA) 99.87 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,506,988
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,506,988
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,506,988
   Other Revenue $-13,975
TOTAL REVENUE $4,493,013
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,273,554
   Administrative Expenses $569,846
   Fundraising Expenses $1,199,910
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,043,310
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-550,297
   
Net Assets $341,327

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
Legal Defense and Financial Support for Families $3,273,554 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 75.01 two stars
2017-12 09/03/2019 73.79 two stars
2016-12 08/01/2018 81.27 three stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 86.65 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 41-2172043
Name in IRS Master File UNITED AMERICAN PATRIOTS INC
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 June, 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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$75,994 1.50% David Gurfein CEO

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United American Patriots (VA) 75.01 two stars
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Charity Contact Info

United American Patriots
1800 Diagonal Road
Suite 600
Alexandria, VA 22314
tel: (571) 366-1835
EIN: 41-2172043

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Board Leadership

Bob Weimann
Chairman

CEO

David "Bull" Gurfein
Chairman and CEO

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