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Virginia Sheriffs' Institute

Working to educate the public and promote the enforcement of law and order and the suppression of crime

three stars

86.63

901 East Byrd Street Suite 1301
Richmond, VA 23219
tel: (804) 225-7152   Web Site
EIN: 54-1063932

Board Leadership
Sheriff James E. Brown, III
President

CEO
John W. Jones
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.63 three stars
  Financial 81.53 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Virginia Sheriffs' Institute (VSI), Inc. is a 501(c)3 organization that encourages charitable and educational activities among the sheriffs and deputies within the Commonwealth of Virginia to educate the public and to do any and all things to promote the enforcement of law and order and the suppression of crime. Some of the programs that VSI supports include: real time information and training to Sheriffs' offices, a scholarship program for young people throughout Virginia who major in Criminal Justices, support to the families of deputies or sheriffs killed in the line of duty, in an effort to relieve personal and community distress relating to such incidents, and training for the public.

The Virginia Sheriffs' Institute (VSI), Inc. is a 501(c)3 organization that encourages charitable and educational activities among the sheriffs and deputies within the Commonwealth of Virginia to educate the public and to do any and all things to promote the enforcement of law and order and the suppression of crime. Some of the programs that VSI supports include: real time information and training to Sheriffs' offices, a scholarship program for young people throughout Virginia who major in Criminal Justices, support to the families of deputies or sheriffs killed in the line of duty, in an effort to relieve personal and community distress relating to such incidents, and training for the public.

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Financial

three stars

81.53

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 09/01/2020 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)
67.8%
  Administrative Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 22.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.25
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.58
  Program Expenses Growth 7.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Virginia Sheriffs' Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Virginia Sheriffs' Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Virginia Sheriffs' Institute (VA) 86.63 three stars
Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad (MD) 91.50 four stars
100 Club of Arizona (AZ) 90.06 four stars
National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (MD) 93.91 four stars
Concerns of Police Survivors (MO) 97.17 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $185,626
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $441,408
   Fundraising Events $295,222
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $922,256
   Program Service Revenue $131,815
Total Primary Revenue $1,054,071
   Other Revenue $49,882
TOTAL REVENUE $1,103,953
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $775,550
   Administrative Expenses $107,718
   Fundraising Expenses $241,255
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,124,523
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-20,570
   
Net Assets $1,920,053

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
Conference $559,403 72.1%
Scholarship $102,659 13.2%
Newsletter $84,953 11.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 09/01/2020 86.63 three stars
2019-06 08/01/2020 84.42 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 54-1063932
Name in IRS Master File VIRGINIA SHERIFFS INSTITUTE INC
NTEE Code I60
NTEE Classification Law Enforcement Agencies (Police Departments)
NTEE Type Crime, Legal-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 November, 1977
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2019
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Virginia Sheriffs' Institute (VA) 86.63 three stars
Correctional Peace Officers Foundation (CA) 85.96 three stars
Concerns of Police Survivors (MO) 97.17 four stars
New York City Police Foundation (NY) 86.92 three stars
Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad (MD) 91.50 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Virginia Sheriffs' Institute
901 East Byrd Street
Suite 1301
Richmond, VA 23219
tel: (804) 225-7152
fax: (804) 225-7162
EIN: 54-1063932

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Board Leadership

Sheriff James E. Brown, III
President

CEO

John W. Jones
Executive Director

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