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Freedom Alliance

The price of liberty is eternal vigilance

78.62

22570 Markey Court Suite 240
Dulles, VA 20166
tel: (800) 475-6620   Web Site
EIN: 54-1411430

Board Leadership
Jerry Morris
Chairman

CEO
Thomas Kilgannon
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.62
  Financial 70.85
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00
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

70.85

Accountability & Transparency

92.00

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)
56.8%
  Administrative Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 37.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.38
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.08
  Program Expenses Growth 4.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Freedom Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Freedom Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Freedom Alliance (VA) 78.62
Taxpayers for Common Sense (DC) 91.69
Common Cause Education Fund (DC) 90.58
Population Connection (DC) 95.76
The Sunlight Foundation (DC) 91.92

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Public Citizen Foundation (DC) 86.29
The Sunlight Foundation (DC) 91.92
Citizens Against Government Waste (DC) 67.74

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Freedom Alliance was founded in 1990 by Oliver North, who now serves as the organization's honorary chairman. We work to keep America strong, keep America prosperous, and keep America free. The mission of Freedom Alliance is to advance the American heritage of freedom by honoring and encouraging military service, defending the sovereignty of the United States and promoting a strong national defense.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,005,014
   Federated Campaigns $24,035
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $9,029,049
   Program Service Revenue $147,300
Total Primary Revenue $9,176,349
   Other Revenue $1,824,663
TOTAL REVENUE $11,001,012
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $4,437,723
   Administrative Expenses $431,591
   Fundraising Expenses $2,856,707
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,726,021
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,274,991
   
Net Assets $30,868,960

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 78.62
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 82.88
2013-12 05/01/2015 70.06
2012-12 02/01/2014 70.06
2011-12 04/01/2013 75.59
2010-12 03/01/2012 88.78
2009-12 09/20/2011 93.10
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 91.05
2008-12 04/01/2010 78.64
2007-12 12/01/2008 95.65
2006-12 12/01/2007 90.19
2005-12 02/01/2007 84.52
2004-12 03/01/2006 76.78
2003-12 09/01/2004 90.66
2002-12 11/01/2003 78.03

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

EIN 54-1411430
Name in IRS Master File FREEDOM ALLIANCE
NTEE Code Q99
NTEE Classification International, Foreign Affairs, and National Security N.E.C.
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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 March, 1999
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, 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
$171,000 2.21% Thomas P. Kilgannon President
Other Salaries of Note
$100,000 1.29% Calvin Coolidge Executive Director

Freedom Alliance was founded in 1990 by Oliver North, who now serves as the organization's honorary chairman. We work to keep America strong, keep America prosperous, and keep America free. The mission of Freedom Alliance is to advance the American heritage of freedom by honoring and encouraging military service, defending the sovereignty of the United States and promoting a strong national defense.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Freedom Alliance (VA) 78.62
Center for Effective Government (DC) 89.59
Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation (DC) 91.73
Government Accountability Project (DC) 86.20
Medicare Rights Center (NY) 86.74

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Freedom Alliance (VA) 78.62
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Public Citizen Foundation (DC) 86.29
The Sunlight Foundation (DC) 91.92
Citizens Against Government Waste (DC) 67.74

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Charity Contact Info

Freedom Alliance
22570 Markey Court
Suite 240
Dulles, VA 20166
tel: (800) 475-6620
fax: (703) 444-9893
EIN: 54-1411430

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Board Leadership

Jerry Morris
Chairman

CEO

Thomas Kilgannon
President

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