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National Military Family Association

CharityWatch report issued
April 2019

Top-Rated Charity
A
CharityWatch Grade
Our independent grade based
on a number of factors.
 
82%
Program Percentage
Amount spent on programs
relative to overhead.
 
$15
Cost to Raise $100
Amount spent to raise
$100 of contributions.

Contact Information

National Military Family Association
3601 Eisenhower Ave
Suite 425
Alexandria, VA 22304

Other Names

None

Tax Status

501(c)3

Stated Mission

To guide military families of all ranks, including those of the deployed, wounded, and fallen, through stressful times by providing children's and family programs, financial help, advice, and advocacy.

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Data based on Fiscal Year Ended 12/31/2017

Program Percentage: 82%

The percentage of National Military Family Association's cash budget it spends on programs relative to overhead (fundraising, management, and general expenses).

$4,400,000

Calculated Total Expenses

(rounded)

 

Cost to Raise $100: $15

How many dollars National Military Family Association spends on fundraising to raise each $100 of contributions.

$4,200,000

Calculated Total Contributions

(rounded)

Government Funding

0% to 24%

Percentage of cash revenue
coming from government sources

 

Financial Documents

Entity Document Type Tax ID
National Military Family Association IRS Form 990 52-0899384
National Military Family Association Audited Financial Statements 52-0899384
Entity: National Military Family Association
Document Type: IRS Form 990
Tax ID: 52-0899384
Entity: National Military Family Association
Document Type: Audited Financial Statements
Tax ID: 52-0899384

Governance & Transparency

CharityWatch evaluates certain criteria related to a charity's Governance and Transparency. Donors may want to consider a charity's willingness to be open and transparent with CharityWatch to be a good litmus test for determining its commitment to public accountability.
This charity is Top-Rated
What does it mean to be Top-Rated?
 
National Military Family Association
meets governance benchmarks.
 
National Military Family Association
meets transparency benchmarks.
Transparency
Provides Financial Information
Audit Accessibility
Governance: Policies
Reports regularly & consistently monitoring & enforcing compliance with a written Conflict of Interest Policy
Reports required, annual disclosure by officers, directors, and key staff of interests that could give rise to conflicts
Reports having a written Whistleblower Policy
Reports having a written Document Retention and Destruction Policy
Governance: Financials
Reports providing copy of tax form to all board members prior to filing it with IRS
Reports that financial statements were audited by an independent accountant
Governance: Board of Directors
Reports at least 5 voting board members
51% or more of voting board members reported as independent
Reports documenting minutes of board and board committee meetings
Privacy Policy
Privacy Policy Opt-In Policy  

  Name Title Compensation
1 Joyce Wessel Raezer Executive Director $111,240
2 Court P. Ogilvie COO $101,554
1
Name: Joyce Wessel Raezer
Title: Executive Director
Compensation: $111,240
2
Name: Court P. Ogilvie
Title: COO
Compensation: $101,554

CharityWatch Analysts perform an in-depth analysis of charities' audited financial statements and IRS tax filings, and often review other documents such as state filings, annual reports, and fundraising contracts during their evaluations. Below are select notes that CharityWatch believes may be of interest to donors.
According to the National Military Family Association 2017 tax filing, the Association received in-kind contributions on which it placed a value of $104,735 (IRS Form 990, Schedule M).

[Note: CharityWatch generally excludes the value of in-kind (non-cash) donations of goods and services from its calculations of Program % and Cost to Raise $100. More information on how grades are calculated and the treatment of in-kind donations can be found on the Our Process page.]
According to the National Military Family Association audit of December 31, 2017 (Note C, Concentrations of Risk, Revenue and Support):

"... During the years ended December 31, 2017 and 2016, the Association's largest contributor paid donations totaling approximately $500,000 (or 10%) and $1,250,000 (or 26%), respectively, of the Association's total revenue and support. Membership dues, which are also contributory support, totaled approximately $602,400 (or 12%) and $393,300 (or 8%) (or 7%) [sic], respectively, of the Association's total revenue and support for the years ended December 31, 2017 and 2016..."

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