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Troops Direct

If our troops request it. We supply it. Plain and simple. No charge.

two stars

73.99

2400 Camino Ramon Suite 105
San Ramon, CA 94583
tel: (877) 978-7667   Web Site
EIN: 27-3046842

CEO
Aaron Negherbon
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 73.99 two stars
  Financial 63.44 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Plain and Simple.
Here for Our Service Members.

From conventional units to Special Operations 'Teams', Troops Direct functions as a non-profit, on-demand supply line for units based anywhere on the globe, providing any detailed medical, tactical, operational and K9 support that they specifically request - all at no expense to the unit. This is our commitment to our Americans in uniform and their bravery.

Troops Direct is not about supporting war or the politics that may surround it. We are simply about providing for our heroes in an unprecedented manner. Until there are no more conflicts, Troops Direct will be there for our country and her brave service members.

Plain and Simple.
Here for Our Service Members.

From conventional units to Special Operations 'Teams', Troops Direct functions as a non-profit, on-demand supply line for units based anywhere on the globe, providing any detailed medical, tactical, operational and K9 support that they specifically request - all at no expense to the unit. This is our commitment to our Americans in uniform and their bravery.

Troops Direct is not about supporting war or the politics that may surround it. We are simply about providing for our heroes in an unprecedented manner. Until there are no more conflicts, Troops Direct will be there for our country and her brave service members.

Financial

one star

63.44

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
70.8%
  Administrative Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 24.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.24
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.38
  Program Expenses Growth -20.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Troops Direct on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Troops Direct on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Troops Direct (CA) 73.99 two stars
Military Missions in Action (NC) 88.14 three stars
Travis Manion Foundation (PA) 94.67 four stars
K9s for Warriors (FL) 97.27 four stars
Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, Inc. (MD) 92.04 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,127,574
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,127,574
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,127,574
   Other Revenue $179,367
TOTAL REVENUE $3,306,941
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $1,188,743
   Administrative Expenses $296,285
   Fundraising Expenses $1,702,639
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,187,667
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $119,274
   
Net Assets $1,429,887

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
Supplies for US Military Troops $2,027,211 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 12/23/2020 73.99 two stars
2018-06 12/01/2019 80.74 three stars
2017-06 04/01/2019 84.28 three stars
2017-06 02/01/2019 83.29 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 27-3046842
Name in IRS Master File TROOPSDIRECT INC
NTEE Code T31
NTEE Classification Community Foundations
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
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 September, 2010
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$144,000 4.51% Aaron Negherbon President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Troops Direct (CA) 73.99 two stars
EOD Warrior Foundation (FL) 87.97 three stars
Yellow Ribbon Fund (MD) 90.45 four stars
K9s for Warriors (FL) 97.27 four stars
Vail Veterans Foundation (CO) 92.05 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Troops Direct
2400 Camino Ramon
Suite 105
San Ramon, CA 94583
tel: (877) 978-7667
fax: (925) 886-8733
EIN: 27-3046842

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CEO

Aaron Negherbon
Executive Director

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