Education : Scholarship and Financial Support

Special Operations Warrior Foundation

Providing support and assistance to the U.S. military's special operations community

four stars

96.46

1137 Marbella Plaza Drive Tampa, FL 33619
tel: (877) 337-7693   Web Site
EIN: 52-1183585

Board Leadership
Bryan "Doug" Brown
Chairman

CEO
Joe Maguire
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.46 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 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

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 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)
87.2%
  Administrative Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 7.47
  Program Expenses Growth 25.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 35.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Operations Warrior Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Operations Warrior Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,018,968
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $805,343
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $10,824,311
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $10,824,311
   Other Revenue $6,380,086
TOTAL REVENUE $17,204,397
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,851,195
   Administrative Expenses $534,950
   Fundraising Expenses $673,975
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,060,120
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $8,144,277
   
Net Assets $59,830,019

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$203,600 2.24% Joseph Maguire President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$163,600 1.80% Steven McLeary Executive Director

Mission

The Special Operations Warrior Foundation (SOWF) was founded in 1980 to provide support and assistance to the U. S. military's special operations community, which consist Army Special Forces (Green Berets), the Army's 75th Ranger Regiment, the 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment, Navy Small Boat Teams, Navy SEALs, Air Force Combat Controllers, Air Force rotary and fixed wing squadrons, and Marine Corps special operations personnel. SOWF's mission includes two major aspects in support of special operations personnel: providing a full college education to the surviving children of those who lose their lives while serving in the U.S. military special operations community, and providing immediate financial assistance and support to ensure that severely wounded personnel are able to have their loved ones at their bedside during recovery.

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Charity Contact Info

Special Operations Warrior Foundation
1137 Marbella Plaza Drive
Tampa, FL 33619
tel: (877) 337-7693
fax: (813) 805-0567
EIN: 52-1183585

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 89367
Tampa, FL 33689

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Board Leadership

Bryan "Doug" Brown
Chairman

CEO

Joe Maguire
President, CEO