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Wounded Warriors Family Support

CharityWatch report issued
November 2017

Top-Rated Charity
A
CharityWatch Grade
Our independent grade based
on a number of factors.
 
85%
Program Percentage
Amount spent on programs
relative to overhead.
 
$10
Cost to Raise $100
Amount spent to raise
$100 of contributions.

Contact Information

Wounded Warriors Family Support
11218 John Galt Blvd
Suite 103
Omaha, NE 68137

Other Names

None

Tax Status

501(c)3

Website

www.wwfs.org

Stated Mission

To provide better quality of life to military personnel and their families wounded, injured or killed in Iraq & Afghanistan, and to provide financial funding to other veteran organizations with similar missions.

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Data based on Fiscal Year Ended 12/31/2016

Program Percentage: 85%

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

$3,500,000

Calculated Total Expenses

(rounded)

 

Cost to Raise $100: $10

How many dollars Wounded Warriors Family Support spends on fundraising to raise each $100 of contributions.

$3,200,000

Calculated Total Contributions

(rounded)

Government Funding

0% to 24%

Percentage of cash revenue
coming from government sources

 

Financial Documents

Entity Document Type Tax ID
Wounded Warriors Family Support Audited Financial Statements 20-1407520
Wounded Warriors Family Support IRS Form 990 20-1407520
Entity: Wounded Warriors Family Support
Document Type: Audited Financial Statements
Tax ID: 20-1407520
Entity: Wounded Warriors Family Support
Document Type: IRS Form 990
Tax ID: 20-1407520

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?
 
Wounded Warriors Family Support
meets governance benchmarks.
 
Wounded Warriors Family Support
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 No Sharing  

  Name Title Compensation
1 Colonel John D. Folsom, II President $110,000
1
Name: Colonel John D. Folsom, II
Title: President
Compensation: $110,000

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 the Wounded Warriors Family Support (WWFS) 2016 tax filing, WWFS reports receiving contributions of in-kind items on which it placed a value of $497,832 in 2016 (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.]

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