Royal Canadian Legion Branch Poppy Fund
Calgary, AB T2E 3Z6
CEO: Joey Bleviss
Treasurer: Harold Ireland
Charitable Reg. #: 10683 0961 RR0001
Grade: FThe grade is based on the charity's public reporting of the work it does and the results it achieves.
Need for Funding
Full-time staff #7
Avg. Compensation $30,664
Top 10 Staff Salary Range
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About Royal Canadian Legion Branch Poppy Fund:
Founded in 1967, Royal Canadian Legion Branch Poppy Fund aims to raise funds through the annual Poppy Campaign to enable it to provide financial and non-financial assistance to war veterans, their families and seniors. In F2014, the Poppy Fund granted money to 21 qualified donees, including a $400k grant to the Royal Canadian Legion Provincial Command, a $102k grant to Calgary Health Trust and a $100k grant to Hospice Calgary. The charity also operates a food bank called Veteran’s Food Bank. The charity received food donations worth $633k for this food bank in F2014.
The administrative costs for this charity were 5% of revenues and fundraising costs were 7% of donations in F2014. The charity has $2.4m worth of funding reserves that cover annual programs 1.5 times.
Updated August 19, 2015 by Yash Ahuja.
Financial RatiosFiscal year ending September
|Administrative costs as % of revenues||5.2%||6.6%||6.2%|
|Fundraising costs as % of donations||7.2%||8.6%||9.0%|
|Program cost coverage (%)||149.3%||155.7%||197.0%|
Summary Financial StatementsAll figures in $s
|Goods in kind||632,504||488,858||643,387|
|Cash flow from operations||1,395,603||883,383||1,050,666|