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Human Services : Multipurpose Human Service Organizations

Firefighters Charitable Foundation

Helping victims of fire and disaster

0 stars

28.49

One West Street Farmingdale, NY 11735
tel: (516) 249-0332   Web Site
EIN: 65-0258322

Board Leadership
Frank Tepedino
President

CEO
Frank Tepedino
President

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

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

0 stars

0.00

Accountability & Transparency

85.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
7.0%
  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.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Firefighters Charitable Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Firefighters Charitable Foundation (NY) 28.49 0 stars
FDNY Foundation (NY) 94.74
100 Club of Arizona (AZ) 94.07
New Orleans Police and Justice Foundation (LA) 91.93
New York City Police Foundation (NY) 90.57

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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.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   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
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $453,794
   Administrative Expenses $356,611
   Fundraising Expenses $5,691,088
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,501,493
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-60,335
   
Net Assets $143,913

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
Assistance to Fire Victims and Their Families $453,794 100.0%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 28.49 0 stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 28.49 0 stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 28.02 0 stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 28.49 0 stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 28.86 0 stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 28.59 0 stars
2009-12 11/01/2011 28.59 0 stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 42.50 0 stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 52.50 0 stars
2007-12 11/01/2008 32.50 0 stars
2006-12 10/01/2007 32.50 0 stars
2005-12 11/01/2006 32.50 0 stars
2004-12 10/01/2005 52.50 0 stars
2003-12 09/01/2004 52.50 0 stars
2002-12 10/01/2003 63.50
2001-12 10/15/2002 50.69 0 stars
2000-12 04/15/2002 46.14 0 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 65-0258322
Name in IRS Master File FIREFIGHTERS CHARITABLE FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code E50
NTEE Classification Rehabilitative Medical Services
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (179) Other health services
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, 1992
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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

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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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Firefighters Charitable Foundation (NY) 28.49 0 stars
100 Club of Arizona (AZ) 94.07
New York City Police Foundation (NY) 90.57
Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation (FL) 94.34
New Orleans Police and Justice Foundation (LA) 91.93

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Charity Contact Info

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
President

CEO

Frank Tepedino
President

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