EIN 23-1657857

Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge

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Mission is to impart an understanding and commitment to responsible citizenship, our national heritage, the basic values upon which this country was built, and the private enterprise system. Freedoms Foundation is dedicated to effectively communicatin...
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Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge is a parent organization to a group of 26 other organizations.
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Program areas at Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge

Education: during the reporting period (january 1, 2019 december 31, 2019), 2,427 primary and secondary students from around the country attended civic education programs focused on responsible citizenship, american history, and the founding documents. Residential programs are held on Freedoms Foundation's 72-acre campus in Valley Forge, pa. This fiscal year 401 k-12 teachers participated in summer graduate-level professional development programs that provide content rich instruction in american history and character development. In conjunction with non-profit partner organizations the Foundation cooperating in providing programing related to american history and other programming that engaged the study of the holocaust that reached an additional 304 teachers. (continued on schedule o)with teachers averaging 100 students in a single school year, this means more than 70,500 students were impacted by Freedoms Foundation's efforts in the 2019-2020 school year. Through its national awards program, Freedoms Foundation recognized 84 individuals and organizations in 2019 as examples of responsible citizenship, recognizing adults and students for community service, public communications, student essays, special events, and teachers and administrators.
Honoring acts of civic virtue: the leavey awards for excellence in private enterprise education were presented by Freedoms Foundation to 8 teachers for their unique and innovative teacher about the free enterprise system. Since its founding in 1949, more than 56,000 awards have been presented, 12,000 teachers and 100,000 students have participated directly in on and off campus education programs, and more than 5,000,000 students have been impacted by our citizenship education efforts. Success metrics from participant surveys indicate that more than 90% of student alumni register to vote at their first opportunity and vote regularly thereafter (compared to less than 50% nationally), more than 88% of students volunteer regularly (compared to 22% nationally), (continued on schedule o)and more than 98% of student and teacher participants would recommend our programs to friends and colleagues.

Who funds Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
The Hbe FoundationWashington Medals Endowment & General Program Support$194,724
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$36,400
Amvets - Amvets Ladies National AuxiliaryFor General Operating Expenses.$28,493
...and 5 more grants received

Personnel at Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge

David Harmer Ext.President and Chief Executive Officer
Jason Raia Ext.Chief Operating Officer / Executive Vice President
Jack WymanVice President of Advancement
Eugene J. HalusVice President of Education
Sarah Rasmussen Ext.Director of Communications
...and 19 more key personnel

Financials for Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,622,670
Program services$907,555
Investment income and dividends$230,736
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$72,705
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$159,564
Net income from fundraising events$2,172
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$8,467
Miscellaneous revenues$403
Total revenues$3,004,272

Form 990s for Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-04-05990View PDF
2018-122020-06-09990View PDF
2018-062019-06-19990View PDF
2017-062018-10-16990View PDF
2016-062017-08-30990View PDF
...and 7 more Form 990s
Data update history
August 2, 2022
Received grants
Identified 2 new grant, including a grant for $194,724 from The Hbe Foundation
July 12, 2022
Used new vendors
Identified 2 new vendors, including , and
March 16, 2022
Updated personnel
Identified 2 new personnel
September 23, 2021
Received grants
Identified 3 new grant, including a grant for $10,000 from The Hoxie Harrison Smith Foundation
August 23, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
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General information
1601 Valley Forge Rd PO Box 67
Valley Forge, PA 19481
Metro area
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
Montgomery County, PA
Website URL
(610) 933-8825
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IRS details
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Form 990
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Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
R60: Civil Liberties Advocacy
NAICS code, primary
813211: Grantmaking Foundations
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Parent of group exemption
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