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Human Services : Multipurpose Human Service Organizations

CN Advisory: Moderate Concern

American Federation of Police and Concerned Citizens

We honor those who serve and protect

61.05

6350 Horizon Drive Titusville, FL 32780
tel: (321) 264-0911   Web Site
EIN: 52-1127259

Board Leadership
Brian Smith
President

CEO
Barry Shepherd
Executive Director

 
 

In December of 2019, AFPCC entered into a Consent Judgment with the Minnesota Attorney General’s Office. For more information, please see the Consent Judgement.

  • On October 11, 2018, KDLT published an article titled, "Minnesota AG Sues Florida Charity Over Allegedly Misleading Donors." For more information, please see the KDLT article.


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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 61.05
  Financial 45.00
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1960, the American Federation of Police and Concerned Citizens (AFP&CC) assists family members and children of officers killed in the line of duty through programs of compassion, scholarship and gifts, and assists in the process of adjustment after the loss of a loved one. AFP&CC also promotes the training of police reserves; encourages a free exchange of information between men and women presently engaged in law enforcement and reserves; encourages citizens interested in volunteer law enforcement to involve themselves in their communities; aids in the national civil defense program in the event of any natural disaster or in time of war for the protection of life and property; and educates the public about the contribution made to society throughout history by law enforcement personnel.

Founded in 1960, the American Federation of Police and Concerned Citizens (AFP&CC) assists family members and children of officers killed in the line of duty through programs of compassion, scholarship and gifts, and assists in the process of adjustment after the loss of a loved one. AFP&CC also promotes the training of police reserves; encourages a free exchange of information between men and women presently engaged in law enforcement and reserves; encourages citizens interested in volunteer law enforcement to involve themselves in their communities; aids in the national civil defense program in the event of any natural disaster or in time of war for the protection of life and property; and educates the public about the contribution made to society throughout history by law enforcement personnel.

Financial

45.00

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
46.7%
  Administrative Expenses 15.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 38.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.41
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth -15.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 86.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Federation of Police and Concerned Citizens on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Federation of Police and Concerned Citizens on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Federation of Police and Concerned Citizens (FL) 61.05
Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation (NY) 98.23
Virginia Sheriffs' Institute (VA) 87.34
Atlanta Police Foundation (GA) 85.55
Concerns of Police Survivors (MO) 100.00

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,077,758
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,077,758
   Program Service Revenue $7,369
Total Primary Revenue $3,085,127
   Other Revenue $54,656
TOTAL REVENUE $3,139,783
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,288,893
   Administrative Expenses $768,201
   Fundraising Expenses $1,352,158
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,409,252
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-269,469
   
Net Assets $53,761

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
Education $982,357 76.2%
Police Family Survivors Fund $306,536 23.8%

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Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
-- 10/29/2021 --Moderate Concern Advisory

In December of 2019, AFPCC entered into a Consent Judgment with the Minnesota Attorney General’s Office. For more information, please see the Consent Judgement.

CN 2.1
2020-06 09/01/2021 61.05
2019-06 02/01/2020 62.17
2018-06 07/01/2019 67.38
2018-06 06/01/2019 68.79
2017-06 12/01/2017 70.02
2016-06 10/01/2017 69.13
2016-06 09/01/2017 68.81
2016-06 08/01/2017 68.06
2016-06 12/01/2016 28.78
2015-06 06/01/2016 25.31
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 12/22/2015 25.31
2014-06 07/01/2015 25.31
2013-06 02/01/2014 24.84
2012-06 02/01/2013 24.60
2011-06 05/01/2012 62.03
2010-06 10/01/2011 63.66
2010-06 09/20/2011 65.18
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 05/01/2011 56.31
2009-06 06/01/2010 53.90
2008-06 03/01/2009 65.22

Historical CN Advisories

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

EIN 52-1127259
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN FEDERATION OF POLICE AND CONCERNED CITIZENS INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc.
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 October, 1978
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2019
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Barry Shepherd Executive Director $110,001

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Federation of Police and Concerned Citizens (FL) 61.05
National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (MD) 96.46
Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation (FL) 94.34
FDNY Foundation (NY) 97.94
Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation (NY) 98.23

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Charity Contact Info

American Federation of Police and Concerned Citizens
6350 Horizon Drive
Titusville, FL 32780
tel: (321) 264-0911
fax: (321) 264-0033
EIN: 52-1127259

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Board Leadership

Brian Smith
President

CEO

Barry Shepherd
Executive Director

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