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Human Services : Social Services

Operation Finally Home

Turning a hero's hardship into a home

74.02

1659 State Highway 46 W Suite 115-606
New Braunfels, TX 78132
tel: (806) 441-5712   Web Site
EIN: 20-8964096

Board Leadership
Dan Wallrath & Aaron Wallrath
Co-Chairmen of the Board

CEO
Russell L. Carroll
Executive Director

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 74.02
  Financial 63.48
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

At Operation Finally Home, we provide homes and home modifications to America's military Heroes and the widows of the fallen who have sacrificed so much to defend our freedoms and values. We bring together corporate sponsors, builder associations, builders, remodelers, developers, individual contributors, and volunteers to help these Heroes and their families by addressing one of their most pressing needs – a place to call home.

At Operation Finally Home, we provide homes and home modifications to America's military Heroes and the widows of the fallen who have sacrificed so much to defend our freedoms and values. We bring together corporate sponsors, builder associations, builders, remodelers, developers, individual contributors, and volunteers to help these Heroes and their families by addressing one of their most pressing needs – a place to call home.

Financial

63.48

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
62.2%
  Administrative Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 29.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.29
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.68
  Program Expenses Growth -7.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Operation Finally Home on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Operation Finally Home on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Operation Finally Home (TX) 74.02
Warrior Canine Connection (MD) 96.73
Our Military Kids (VA) 91.16
Give an Hour (MD) 90.21
CIA Officers Memorial Foundation (VA) 99.49

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,240,016
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $280,742
Total Contributions $7,520,758
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $7,520,758
   Other Revenue $245,720
TOTAL REVENUE $7,766,478
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,837,501
   Administrative Expenses $444,508
   Fundraising Expenses $2,033,841
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,315,850
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,450,628
   
Net Assets $4,286,597

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
Building and Providing Homes $3,357,983 87.5%
Provide Home Remodel and Modifications $479,518 12.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-12 10/01/2021 74.02
2019-12 09/01/2020 72.94
2018-12 08/01/2020 75.46
2018-12 09/03/2019 74.98
2017-12 12/01/2018 80.85
2016-12 12/01/2017 87.15

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 20-8964096
Name in IRS Master File OPERATION FINALLY HOME
NTEE Code L20
NTEE Classification Housing Development, Construction, Management
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
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 May, 2010
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$147,137 2.32% Russell Carroll Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$170,128 2.69% Daniel D. Wallrath Founder

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Operation Finally Home (TX) 74.02
Move America Forward (CA) 88.81
DAV (Disabled American Veterans) Charitable Service Trust (KY) 100.00
Wounded Warrior Project (FL) 86.49
Operation Support Our Troops-America (IL) 93.74

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Charity Contact Info

Operation Finally Home
1659 State Highway 46 W
Suite 115-606
New Braunfels, TX 78132
tel: (806) 441-5712
EIN: 20-8964096

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 732667
Dallas, TX 75373

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Board Leadership

Dan Wallrath & Aaron Wallrath
Co-Chairmen of the Board

CEO

Russell L. Carroll
Executive Director

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