Contact & General Information

Foundation for American Veterans
7473 Wilshire
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
Tax Status: 501(c)19

Other Names

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Stated Mission

Promoting the social and recreational welfare of the U.S. Armed Forces, their dependents, widows or widowers, orphans, veterans with medical or employment problems; providing entertainment, additional care and assistance to hospitalized veterans or current members of the U.S. Armed Forces; and carrying out programs to perpetuate the memory of deceased U.S. veterans and to comfort their survivors.
Fiscal Year Ended 12/31/14

Program Percentage :  10 %

Calculated Total Expenses (rounded) :  $6,200,000 

A charity's Program % is the percentage of its cash budget it spends on Programs relative to Overhead (Fundraising and Management & General Expenses)

Cost to Raise $100 :  $ 85

Calculated Total Contributions (rounded) :  $6,100,000 

Cost to Raise $100 signifies how many dollars a charity spends on Fundraising to raise each $100 of Contributions.

Government Funding

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For the reporting year rated by CharityWatch, this charity received cash grants/contributions from government sources within a range of:

0% to 24%

Financial Documents

Foundation for American Veterans's rating is based on CharityWatch's in-depth analysis of the following documents for the fiscal year represented:

Entity Document Type Tax Id #
Foundation for American Veterans IRS Form 990 38-3214263
Foundation for American Veterans Audited Financial Statements 38-3214263

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