Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education (Grantmaking)

The NRA Foundation

Teach freedom

three stars

89.40

11250 Waples Mill Road Fairfax, VA 22030
tel: (877) 672-4483   Web Site
EIN: 52-1710886

Board Leadership
Frank R. Brownell, III
President

CEO
Wayne Sheets
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.40 three stars
  Financial 94.68 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 86.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2017 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

four stars

94.68

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

86.00

This rating was published 03/01/2017 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)
83.9%
  Administrative Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.63
  Program Expenses Growth 14.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The NRA Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The NRA Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $12,087,328
   Federated Campaigns $234,408
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $18,452,674
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $30,774,410
   Program Service Revenue $49,145
Total Primary Revenue $30,823,555
   Other Revenue $14,840,369
TOTAL REVENUE $45,663,924
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $33,253,589
   Administrative Expenses $1,712,697
   Fundraising Expenses $3,677,737
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $38,644,023
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $7,019,901
   
Net Assets $114,719,112

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Wayne L. LaPierre Executive Director $927,863

Mission

Established in 1990, The NRA Foundation raises tax-deductible contributions in support of a wide range of firearm related public interest activities of the National Rifle Association of America and other organizations that defend and foster the Second Amendment rights of all law-abiding Americans. These activities are designed to promote firearms and hunting safety, to enhance marksmanship skills of those participating in the shooting sports, and to educate the general public about firearms in their historic, technological and artistic context. Funds granted by the NRA Foundation benefit a variety of constituencies throughout the United States including children, youth, women, individuals with physical disabilities, gun collectors, law enforcement officers hunters and competitive shooters.

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Charity Contact Info

The NRA Foundation
11250 Waples Mill Road
Fairfax, VA 22030
tel: (877) 672-4483
fax: (703) 267-3985
EIN: 52-1710886

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Board Leadership

Frank R. Brownell, III
President

CEO

Wayne Sheets
Executive Director

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