Human Services : Social Services (Grantmaking)

Fisher House Foundation

Helping military families

four stars

97.17

111 Rockville Pike Suite 420
Rockville, MD 20850
tel: (888) 294-8560   Web Site
EIN: 11-3158401

Board Leadership
Kenneth Fisher
Chairman & CEO

CEO
David Coker
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.17 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2016 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

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2016 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)
91.7%
  Administrative Expenses 4.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.91
  Program Expenses Growth 11.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Fisher House Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Fisher House Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $47,802,465
   Federated Campaigns $1,783,516
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,478,351
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $52,064,332
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $52,064,332
   Other Revenue $-431,492
TOTAL REVENUE $51,632,840
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $45,487,097
   Administrative Expenses $1,944,014
   Fundraising Expenses $3,348,123
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $50,779,234
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $853,606
   
Net Assets $89,164,340

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$469,951 0.92% David A. Coker President

Mission

Fisher House Foundation, Inc. is an international not-for-profit organization established to improve the quality of life for members of the military, retirees, Veterans and their families. The Foundation builds comfort homes at military and VA medical centers and gifts them to the government. It assists with the coordination of private support and encourages public support for the network of comfort homes known as "Zachary and Elizabeth M. Fisher Houses." It works to educate and inform the military and Veterans' communities, their families and the general public about Fisher Houses and provides necessary support to individual Fisher Houses as needed. Other quality of life programs include scholarship programs, a grants program for volunteer organizations with innovative plans for quality of life projects, the Hero Miles and Hotels for Heroes programs and individual assistance to members of the military and their families during a crisis.

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Fisher House Foundation (MD) 97.17 four stars
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United American Patriots (NC) 86.65 three stars
DAV (Disabled American Veterans) Charitable Service Trust (KY) 98.23 four stars
National Military Family Association (VA) 94.32 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Fisher House Foundation
111 Rockville Pike
Suite 420
Rockville, MD 20850
tel: (888) 294-8560
fax: (877) 294-8562
EIN: 11-3158401

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Board Leadership

Kenneth Fisher
Chairman & CEO

CEO

David Coker
President

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