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Marine Corps Association Foundation

Every Marine is a leader.

two stars

73.71

715 Broadway Street Quantico, VA 22134
tel: (877) 469-6223   Web Site
EIN: 80-0340923

Board Leadership
George Flynn
Chairman

CEO
William Mark Faulkner
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 73.71 two stars
  Financial 63.05 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

At the Marine Corps Association Foundation we help develop leaders by providing forums for Marines to develop professionally, exchange ideas and preserve the traditions of the Corps. The Foundation was established in 2009, and partners with the Marine Corps Association – an organization established in 1913 by the United States Marine Corps to fill the void in programs that could not be supported by appropriated funds.

At the Marine Corps Association Foundation we help develop leaders by providing forums for Marines to develop professionally, exchange ideas and preserve the traditions of the Corps. The Foundation was established in 2009, and partners with the Marine Corps Association – an organization established in 1913 by the United States Marine Corps to fill the void in programs that could not be supported by appropriated funds.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of Commanders Libraries Provided
142
Number of Marine Excellence Awards honoring Marines
4,726
Number of Commanders Forums hosted
95
Number of participants engaged in programs
49,176
Number of Facebook followers
379,156
Number of Twitter followers
9,540
This impact information is current as of January 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

one star

63.05

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
63.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 28.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.26
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.38
  Program Expenses Growth 1.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Marine Corps Association Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Marine Corps Association Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Marine Corps Association Foundation (VA) 73.71 two stars
Lone Survivor Foundation (TX) 90.87 four stars
Gary Sinise Foundation (CA) 100.00 four stars
Warrior Canine Connection (MD) 89.39 three stars
National Military Family Association (VA) 87.23 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,417,933
   Federated Campaigns $8,155
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $125,000
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,551,088
   Program Service Revenue $36,017
Total Primary Revenue $1,587,105
   Other Revenue $2,757
TOTAL REVENUE $1,589,862
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,001,620
   Administrative Expenses $124,924
   Fundraising Expenses $477,186
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,603,730
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-13,868
   
Net Assets $589,429

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
Commanders' Forums $364,337 36.4%
Fund to Assist Commanders in Developing $246,101 24.6%
Marine Writing Awards, Support to Wounded Warriors, and Other Programs $219,632 21.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 73.71 two stars
2017-12 12/01/2019 72.09 two stars
2017-12 02/01/2019 70.14 two stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 67.31 one star

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

EIN 80-0340923
Name in IRS Master File MARINE CORPS ASSOCIATION FOUNDATION
NTEE Code A54
NTEE Classification History Museums
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
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 April, 2009
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 Compensation from Affiliates
$40,945 2.55% William Mark Faulkner President, CEO $232,023
Other Salaries of Note
$98,607 6.14% Tim Mundy Director of Foundation Operations $24,652

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Marine Corps Association Foundation (VA) 73.71 two stars
Operation Gratitude (CA) 92.92 four stars
CIA Officers Memorial Foundation (VA) 99.25 four stars
Project Sanctuary (CO) 93.98 four stars
Homes For Our Troops (MA) 91.69 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Marine Corps Association Foundation
715 Broadway Street
Quantico, VA 22134
tel: (877) 469-6223
EIN: 80-0340923

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 1775
Quantico, VA 22134

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Board Leadership

George Flynn
Chairman

CEO

William Mark Faulkner
President, CEO

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