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Coast Guard Foundation

Supporting the men and women of the United States Coast Guard and their families

three stars

80.68

394 Taugwonk Road Stonington, CT 06378
tel: (860) 535-0786   Web Site
EIN: 04-2899862

Board Leadership
William E. Jenkins
Chairman

CEO
Anne Brengle
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.68 three stars
  Financial 73.35 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 94.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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

Financial

two stars

73.35

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

94.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
65.1%
  Administrative Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 22.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.21
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.07
  Program Expenses Growth < 0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Coast Guard Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Coast Guard Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Coast Guard Foundation (CT) 80.68 three stars
Bob Woodruff Family Foundation (NY) 97.24 four stars
National Veterans Foundation (CA) 89.07 three stars
Veterans of Foreign Wars Foundation (MO) 87.47 three stars
Liberty USO (PA) 88.01 three stars

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The Coast Guard Foundation is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing the lives of the men and women of the Coast Guard and their families. Founded more than 40 years ago, the Coast Guard Foundation provides education, support and relief for the brave men and women, who enforce maritime law, protect our homeland and preserve the environment. The Coast Guard Foundation aims to strengthen their service to our nation by encouraging them to excel on- and off-duty. Program support includes college scholarships for enlisted dependents and spouses, support to families of CG personnel who die or are critically injured in the line of duty, morale funding for CG units, and a robust program of recognizing and publically honoring CG heroes.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,952,705
   Federated Campaigns $42,963
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,618,807
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,614,475
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $6,614,475
   Other Revenue $507,301
TOTAL REVENUE $7,121,776
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $3,818,345
   Administrative Expenses $770,699
   Fundraising Expenses $1,376,664
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,965,708
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,156,068
   
Net Assets $9,464,160

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
Support to the United States Coast Guard Enlisted Personnel $1,765,651 45.6%
Support to Coast Guard Families $756,860 19.5%
Support to the Corps of Cadets United States Coast Guard Academy $521,109 13.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 05/01/2017 80.68 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.33 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 88.73 three stars
2013-12 12/22/2014 86.54 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 81.00 three stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 80.00 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 75.37 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 76.83 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 67.96 one star
2008-12 01/12/2011 71.90 two stars
2007-12 07/01/2009 70.76 two stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 87.97 three stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 90.73 four stars
2004-12 04/01/2006 95.85 four stars
2003-12 03/01/2005 95.65 four stars
2002-12 05/01/2004 98.59 four stars
2001-12 03/28/2003 98.39 four 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 04-2899862
Name in IRS Master File COAST GUARD FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code W30
NTEE Classification Military, Veterans' Organizations
NTEE Type Public, Society Benefit - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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 May, 1986
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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
$201,545 3.37% Anne B. Brengle President

The Coast Guard Foundation is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing the lives of the men and women of the Coast Guard and their families. Founded more than 40 years ago, the Coast Guard Foundation provides education, support and relief for the brave men and women, who enforce maritime law, protect our homeland and preserve the environment. The Coast Guard Foundation aims to strengthen their service to our nation by encouraging them to excel on- and off-duty. Program support includes college scholarships for enlisted dependents and spouses, support to families of CG personnel who die or are critically injured in the line of duty, morale funding for CG units, and a robust program of recognizing and publically honoring CG heroes.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Coast Guard Foundation (CT) 80.68 three stars
Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (VA) 92.53 four stars
Operation Support Our Troops - America (IL) 93.81 four stars
Hope For The Warriors® (VA) 94.06 four stars
Bob Woodruff Family Foundation (NY) 97.24 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Coast Guard Foundation
394 Taugwonk Road
Stonington, CT 06378
tel: (860) 535-0786
fax: (860) 535-0944
EIN: 04-2899862

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Board Leadership

William E. Jenkins
Chairman

CEO

Anne Brengle
President

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