Human Services : Multipurpose Human Service Organizations

Concerns of Police Survivors

Rebuilding shattered lives

four stars

96.90

846 Old South Hwy 5 P.O. Box 3199
Camdenton, MO 65020
tel: (573) 346-4911   Web Site
EIN: 52-1354370

Board Leadership
Cheryl Schultz
National President

CEO
Dianne Bernhard
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.90 four stars
  Financial 96.82 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Organized in 1984, Concerns of Police Survivors (COPS) provides resources to assist in the rebuilding of the lives of surviving families and affected co-workers of law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty as determined by Federal criteria. Furthermore, COPS provides training to law enforcement agencies on survivor victimization issues and educates the public of the need to support the law enforcement profession and its survivors. COPS programs for survivors include the National Police Survivors' Conference, scholarships, peer-support at the national, state, and local levels, COPS Kids counseling reimbursement program, the COPS Kids Summer Camp, COPS Teens Outward Bound, special retreats for spouses, parents, siblings, adult children, and in-laws, trial and parole support, and other assistance programs.

Organized in 1984, Concerns of Police Survivors (COPS) provides resources to assist in the rebuilding of the lives of surviving families and affected co-workers of law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty as determined by Federal criteria. Furthermore, COPS provides training to law enforcement agencies on survivor victimization issues and educates the public of the need to support the law enforcement profession and its survivors. COPS programs for survivors include the National Police Survivors' Conference, scholarships, peer-support at the national, state, and local levels, COPS Kids counseling reimbursement program, the COPS Kids Summer Camp, COPS Teens Outward Bound, special retreats for spouses, parents, siblings, adult children, and in-laws, trial and parole support, and other assistance programs.

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Financial

four stars

96.82

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
89.4%
  Administrative Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.05
  Program Expenses Growth 8.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Concerns of Police Survivors on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Concerns of Police Survivors on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,641,865
   Federated Campaigns $100,072
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $177,004
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,139,167
Total Contributions $3,058,108
   Program Service Revenue $159,217
Total Primary Revenue $3,217,325
   Other Revenue $1,234,130
TOTAL REVENUE $4,451,455
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,238,744
   Administrative Expenses $212,792
   Fundraising Expenses $212,033
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,663,569
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $787,886
   
Net Assets $7,082,745

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$120,878 3.29% Dianne Bernhard Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$33,000 0.90% Suzie Sawyer Executive Director Emeritus

Mission

Organized in 1984, Concerns of Police Survivors (COPS) provides resources to assist in the rebuilding of the lives of surviving families and affected co-workers of law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty as determined by Federal criteria. Furthermore, COPS provides training to law enforcement agencies on survivor victimization issues and educates the public of the need to support the law enforcement profession and its survivors. COPS programs for survivors include the National Police Survivors' Conference, scholarships, peer-support at the national, state, and local levels, COPS Kids counseling reimbursement program, the COPS Kids Summer Camp, COPS Teens Outward Bound, special retreats for spouses, parents, siblings, adult children, and in-laws, trial and parole support, and other assistance programs.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Concerns of Police Survivors (MO) 96.90 four stars
Correctional Peace Officers Foundation (CA) 86.39 three stars
FDNY Foundation (NY) 98.23 four stars
New York City Police Foundation (NY) 94.31 four stars
Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation (NY) 94.32 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Concerns of Police Survivors
846 Old South Hwy 5
P.O. Box 3199
Camdenton, MO 65020
tel: (573) 346-4911
fax: (573) 346-1414
EIN: 52-1354370

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Board Leadership

Cheryl Schultz
National President

CEO

Dianne Bernhard
Executive Director