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Human Services : Social Services

Freedom Alliance

The price of liberty is eternal vigilance

89.75

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

Board Leadership
Jerry Morris
Chairman

CEO
Thomas P. Kilgannon
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.75
  Financial 87.31
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

Financial

87.31

Accountability & Transparency

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
84.8%
  Administrative Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.97
  Program Expenses Growth 2.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.0%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Freedom Alliance (VA) 89.75
Gary Sinise Foundation (CA) 98.23
Yellow Ribbon Fund (MD) 90.45
Give an Hour (MD) 90.21
Travis Manion Foundation (PA) 94.67

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,475,497
   Federated Campaigns $5,789
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,481,286
   Program Service Revenue $118,090
Total Primary Revenue $7,599,376
   Other Revenue $267,457
TOTAL REVENUE $7,866,833
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,508,138
   Administrative Expenses $297,565
   Fundraising Expenses $913,133
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,718,836
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $147,997
   
Net Assets $35,221,844

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 Our Troops Program $2,375,470 36.5%
Public Policy and Education $2,147,686 33.0%
Scholarship Fund $1,984,982 30.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 89.75
2017-12 12/21/2018 90.18
2016-12 03/01/2018 92.32
2015-12 05/01/2017 92.55
2015-12 03/01/2017 77.85
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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$171,000 2.21% Thomas P. Kilgannon President
Other Salaries of Note
$111,750 1.44% Calvin Coolidge Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Freedom Alliance (VA) 89.75
Coast Guard Foundation (CT) 86.31
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Warriors & Quiet Waters Foundation (MT) 91.75
Coast Guard Mutual Assistance (VA) 98.58

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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 P. Kilgannon
President

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