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Vail Veterans Foundation

Rebuilding confidence through extraordinary mountain experiences.

four stars

92.05

P.O. Box 6473 Vail, CO 81658
tel: (970) 476-4906   Web Site
EIN: 20-5254885

Board Leadership
Jeffrey Tomlin
Board Chair

CEO
Cheryl Jensen
President, Founder

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.05 four stars
  Financial 97.71 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Vail Veterans Foundation provides military injured and their families with innovative and transformational programs that build confidence and improve lives. Through rehabilitative sports and recreation activities, the Vail Veterans Program helps to rebuild confidence and provide a sense of freedom from catastrophic injuries including: loss of multiple limbs, severe burns, spinal cord injuries, post-traumatic stress syndrome, and traumatic brain injuries. These services are provided free-of-charge to wounded warriors and their families, allowing for much-needed time away from the hospital and offering hope for the future.

Vail Veterans Foundation provides military injured and their families with innovative and transformational programs that build confidence and improve lives. Through rehabilitative sports and recreation activities, the Vail Veterans Program helps to rebuild confidence and provide a sense of freedom from catastrophic injuries including: loss of multiple limbs, severe burns, spinal cord injuries, post-traumatic stress syndrome, and traumatic brain injuries. These services are provided free-of-charge to wounded warriors and their families, allowing for much-needed time away from the hospital and offering hope for the future.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of donations made by board members
7
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

four stars

97.71

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 09/01/2020 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)
77.0%
  Administrative Expenses 14.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.11
  Program Expenses Growth 32.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Vail Veterans Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Vail Veterans Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Vail Veterans Foundation (CO) 92.05 four stars
Our Military Kids (VA) 95.86 four stars
Warrior Foundation Freedom Station (CA) 97.41 four stars
Air Warrior Courage Foundation (MD) 92.92 four stars
Move America Forward (CA) 87.25 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,517,855
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,517,855
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,517,855
   Other Revenue $418,993
TOTAL REVENUE $3,936,848
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,134,945
   Administrative Expenses $221,487
   Fundraising Expenses $163,611
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,520,043
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,416,805
   
Net Assets $4,324,786

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
Winter Recreation Programs $416,250 36.7%
Summer Recreational Programs $287,524 25.3%
Veterans Path To Success $251,929 22.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 09/01/2020 92.05 four stars
2018-12 03/01/2020 87.16 three stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 81.33 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 80.87 three stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 73.81 two 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 20-5254885
Name in IRS Master File VAIL VETERANS FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code P99
NTEE Classification Human Services - Multipurpose and Other N.E.C.
NTEE Type Human Services - 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, 2007
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
$101,846 6.70% Lindsay Humphreys Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Vail Veterans Foundation (CO) 92.05 four stars
The Mission Continues (MO) 100.00 four stars
Navy SEAL Foundation (VA) 100.00 four stars
Operation First Response (VA) 91.16 four stars
Yellow Ribbon Fund (MD) 86.75 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Vail Veterans Foundation
P.O. Box 6473
Vail, CO 81658
tel: (970) 476-4906
EIN: 20-5254885

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Board Leadership

Jeffrey Tomlin
Board Chair

CEO

Cheryl Jensen
President, Founder

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