EIN 23-1657857

Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
29
Year formed
1949
Most recent tax filings
2019-12
Description
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...
Related structure
Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge is a parent organization to a group of 26 other organizations.

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.

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

Who funds Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
The Snider FoundationAn Evening With Freedoms Foundation ($1,000), Echoes & Reflections Workshop ($10,000) and Spirit of America Youth Leadership Program ($20,000)$31,000
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...and 10 more grants received

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

Personnel at Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge

NameTitleCompensation
David J HarmerPresident and Chief Executive Officer
Eugene J. HalusVice President of Education
Jason Raia Ext.Executive Vice President
 Subscribe to viewSenior Director of Development
 Subscribe to viewDirector of Accounting
...and 15 more key personnel

Organizations like Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge

OrganizationLocationRevenue
Arkansas Civil Liberties Union Foundation IncorporatedLittle Rock, AR$860,917
CAIR-CaliforniaAnaheim, CA$5,520,389
American Civil Liberties Union Fund of MichiganDetroit, MI$4,797,139
Same / Aclu Foundation of Colorado IncDenver, CO$2,262,340
American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota FoundationMinneapolis, MN$1,216,891
Foundation ForwardValdese, NC$907,155
Cuban American National FoundationMiami, FL$1,035,696
Goldwater InstitutePhoenix, AZ$5,624,841
American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of Rhode IslandProvidence, RI$816,300
ACLU Foundation of GeorgiaAtlanta, GA$1,969,486
Constitutional Rights Foundation (CRF)Los Angeles, CA$1,671,519
Border AngelsSan Diego, CA$807,628
Indianapolis Urban LeagueIndianapolis, IN$4,279,873
First ImagePortland, OR$2,059,543
Aclu Foundation of Southern CaliforniaLos Angeles, CA$13,327,916
Voces de La FronteraMilwaukee, WI$1,543,124
Texas Home School CoalitionLubbock, TX$918,187
MALDEF - Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational FundLos Angeles, CA$9,026,407
Alliance for JusticeWashington, DC$8,404,547
Aclu Nebraska FoundationLincoln, NE$1,448,421
Students For Sensible Drug Policy FoundationWashington, DC$784,117
The Interfaith Alliance FoundationWashington, DC$1,452,578
Pennsylvania Family InstituteHarrisburg, PA$2,103,710
American Civil Liberties Union of Oklahoma FoundationOklahoma City, OK$1,555,894
Aclu Foundation of ArizonaPhoenix, AZ$2,435,390
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$3,004,272
2019
Yearly growth
154.6%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$3,277,801
2019
Yearly growth
105.1%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$13,679,872
2019
Yearly growth
9.1%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
29
2019
Yearly growth
45%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
1601 Valley Forge Road PO Box 67
Valley Forge, PA 19481
Metro area
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
Website URL
freedomsfoundation.org/ 
Phone
(610) 933-8825
Facebook page
FreedomsFoundation 
Twitter profile
@ffvf 
IRS details
EIN
23-1657857
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1949
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
R60: Civil Liberties Advocacy
NAICS code, primary
813211: Grantmaking Foundations
Parent/child status
Parent of group exemption
Central organization