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Firefighters Charitable Foundation
One West Street
Farmingdale, NY 11735
tel: (516) 249-0332
fax: (516) 249-0338
EIN: 65-0258322

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Board Leadership

Frank Tepedino


Frank Tepedino

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Human Services : Multipurpose Human Service Organizations

Firefighters Charitable Foundation

Helping victims of fire and disaster

(out of 100)
Overall Score & Rating 28.49 0 stars
  Financial 0.00 0 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 3 stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
  Administrative Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 87.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.87
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.02
  Program Expenses Growth -1.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 66.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Firefighters Charitable Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Income Statement     (FYE 12/2014)

   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,433,305
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $21,763
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,455,068
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $6,455,068
   Other Revenue $-13,910
TOTAL REVENUE $6,441,158
   Program Expenses $453,794
   Administrative Expenses $356,611
   Fundraising Expenses $5,691,088
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-60,335
Net Assets $143,913

Financial Charts

Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 12/2014)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$98,163 1.50% Frank Tepedino President
Other Salaries of Note
$4,500 0.06% Lori Tepedino Secretary/Treasurer


The Firefighters Charitable Foundation's (FFCF) primary focus is to provide much needed financial assistance to individuals who have been affected by a fire or disaster, to support other disaster or prevention related charities and institutions, and volunteer fire departments. FFCF also has a nationwide volunteer brigade that acts as our eyes and ears to identify those in critical need. Since our founding in 1991, our funding assists fire and disaster victims; and supports volunteer fire departments; supports outreach programs for fire safety, first aid education and aids children in need; and delivers grants to other charitable organizations that help victims of fire.

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