Disable all preview features

Human Services : Social Services

National Military Family Association

Together We're Stronger

four stars

94.32

3601 Eisenhower Avenue Suite 425
Alexandria, VA 22304
tel: (703) 931-6632   Web Site
EIN: 52-0899384

Board Leadership
Gail McGinn
Chairman

CEO
Joyce Raezer
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.32 four stars
  Financial 91.98 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2017 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

91.98

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2017 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)
83.2%
  Administrative Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.53
  Program Expenses Growth 8.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Military Family Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Military Family Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Military Family Association (VA) 94.32 four stars
Liberty USO (PA) 88.01 three stars
EOD Warrior Foundation (FL) 89.47 three stars
CIA Officers Memorial Foundation (VA) 96.66 four stars
Operation Support Our Troops - America (IL) 91.16 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

National Military Family Association is the only national organization that for more than 45 years has represented officer and enlisted families of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and Public Health Service. We help those seeking resources for: themselves and combat-weary service members returning home from war with fragile mental heath, for optimistic-but-anxious children separated from parents during deployments, for spouses forging ahead with educations to build better lives for their families or to prepare for the unthinkable, for widows seeking information about benefits available to them as they cope with their losses, and for proud parents of single service members. We identify and work with others to resolve emerging military family-related issues.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,965,998
   Federated Campaigns $67,218
   Membership Dues $334,034
   Fundraising Events $411,895
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,779,145
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,779,145
   Other Revenue $271,271
TOTAL REVENUE $5,050,416
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,257,983
   Administrative Expenses $265,704
   Fundraising Expenses $664,110
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,187,797
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-137,381
   
Net Assets $6,988,644

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
Strengthening and Healing Communities $2,535,551 59.5%
Engaging Communities $1,256,077 29.5%
Creating Change, Policy, and Awareness $466,355 11.0%

Ratings History
National Military Family Association has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 02/01/2017 94.32 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.81 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 81.12 three stars
2014-12 12/22/2015 80.90 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 84.54 three stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 85.40 three stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 93.01 four stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 97.52 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 97.62 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 96.63 four stars
2008-12 03/01/2010 96.64 four stars
2007-12 03/01/2009 96.01 four stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 95.65 four stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 90.90 four stars
2004-12 02/01/2006 93.42 four stars
2003-12 02/01/2005 92.64 four stars
2002-12 02/01/2004 93.54 four stars

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

EIN 52-0899384
Name in IRS Master File THE NATIONAL MILITARY FAMILY ASSOCIATION INC
NTEE Code W30
NTEE Classification Military, Veterans' Organizations
NTEE Type Public, Society Benefit - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (40) Scholarships (other)
(125) Giving information or opinion (see also Advocacy)
(349) Other youth organization or activities
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]
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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).

We invite you to share your opinions, thoughts, experiences, and stories about this charity here to help inform the decisions of other donors.  
Need more help getting started? Check out our FAQs.
 
This tool is not for questions about Charity Navigator, such as how we derived this charity’s rating. We will happily answer those questions if you contact us directly. Likewise, if you have questions for this charity, then we encourage you to contact the charity directly (we include the charity’s contact information in the upper left-hand corner of this page) since few charities regularly monitor this commenting tool.

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$106,985 2.06% Joyce Wessel Raezer Executive Director

National Military Family Association is the only national organization that for more than 45 years has represented officer and enlisted families of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and Public Health Service. We help those seeking resources for: themselves and combat-weary service members returning home from war with fragile mental heath, for optimistic-but-anxious children separated from parents during deployments, for spouses forging ahead with educations to build better lives for their families or to prepare for the unthinkable, for widows seeking information about benefits available to them as they cope with their losses, and for proud parents of single service members. We identify and work with others to resolve emerging military family-related issues.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Military Family Association (VA) 94.32 four stars
Hope For The Warriors® (VA) 94.06 four stars
USO of Metropolitan New York (NY) 90.58 four stars
USO of Missouri (MO) 96.82 four stars
Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund (CA) 98.23 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

Are you the representative for this organization? If so, click here to access the application form. As an official representative you will have the ability to update some of the information on this page.

Charity Contact Info

National Military Family Association
3601 Eisenhower Avenue
Suite 425
Alexandria, VA 22304
tel: (703) 931-6632
fax: (703) 931-4600
EIN: 52-0899384

Visit Web Site

Board Leadership

Gail McGinn
Chairman

CEO

Joyce Raezer
Executive Director

Did You Know We’re a Charity Too?

Charity Navigator has a wonderful community of nearly 7 million givers. Together we’ve been able to:

  • Continually provide new and updated charity ratings
  • Increase charity transparency and awareness
  • Support the long-term missions of charities through our encouragement of informed giving

Whether you’re a first-time giver or a long-time user, we love having you in our community. Your gift of any size is appreciated!

Join Our Mailing List

Join over 400,000 other informed givers and get updates on charity ratings, new features, hot topics, and tips for donating.

Help & Support