American Legion Post 624

Address
P O Box 434
Mansfield, TX 76063
Contact
Website: http://www.alpost624.org
Phone: +1 (817) 477-2207
Nonprofit
NTEE: W30 - Military, Veterans' Organizations
EIN: 23-7189122

Mission

The American Legion strives to promote a better understanding of the principles of democracy and to inculcate among all people a higher appreciation of the benefits of American citizenship. To serve the needs of all veterans and their families. To fulfill our commitment to community, state, and nation.
 201620152014
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1978
Subsection501(c)
Organization typeAssociation
Metropolitan statistical area1922
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$0.00  
Number of employees9  
Number of people compensated >$100k0  
Number of volunteers13  
Number of highly compensated contractors0  
Personnel
Erbst, Ronnie
Title1st Vice Comm  
Name of key/compensated personRonnie Erbst  
Average hours per week working for org10.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director, Officer  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
McGlasson, Jason
TitleSgt at Arms  
Name of key/compensated personJason W McGlasson  
Average hours per week working for org10.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director, Officer  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Oertwich, William
TitleChaplin/Trustee  
Name of key/compensated personWilliam Oertwich  
Average hours per week working for org10.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director, Officer  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Olson, Tom
TitleHistorian  
Name of key/compensated personTom Olson  
Average hours per week working for org10.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director, Officer  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Ratliff, Joe
TitleTrustee  
Name of key/compensated personJoe Ratliff  
Average hours per week working for org10.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Ray, Willam
TitleCommander  
Name of key/compensated personWillam Ray  
Average hours per week working for org30.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director, Officer  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Robart, Alan
TitleFinance  
Name of key/compensated personAlan W Robart  
Average hours per week working for org10.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director, Officer  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Rucker, Charles
TitleService Officer  
Name of key/compensated personCharles Rucker  
Average hours per week working for org10.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director, Officer  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Rucker, Michelle
TitleAdjutant  
Name of key/compensated personMichelle Rucker  
Average hours per week working for org10.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director, Officer  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Siersema, Michael
TitleJudge Advocate  
Name of key/compensated personMichael Siersema  
Average hours per week working for org10.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director, Officer  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Smith, Jason
Title2nd Vice Comm  
Name of key/compensated personJason Smith  
Average hours per week working for org10.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director, Officer  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Starr, Walter
TitleTrustee  
Name of key/compensated personWalter Starr  
Average hours per week working for org10.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Purpose: mission, activities & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesThe American Legion strives to promote a better understanding of the principles of democracy and to inculcate among all people a higher appreciation of the benefits of American citizenship. To serve the needs of all veterans and their families. To fulfill our commitment to community, state, and nation.  
Program expenses (total)$171,960.00  
Programs, including revenue & expenses
Membership as of 2016 was 383. In addition to its exempt purpose function, Post 624 made a donation to Operation Comfort in San Antonio TX of $28,000. Amounts are used by this organization to aid veterans.
Program expenses$171,960.00  
Program descriptionMembership as of 2016 was 383. In addition to its exempt purpose function, Post 624 made a donation to Operation Comfort in San Antonio TX of $28,000. Amounts are used by this organization to aid veterans.  
Financial data
Expense categories (totals)
Sum (total functional expenses)$171,960.00  
Program services (total functional expenses)$171,960.00  
Management & general (total functional expenses)$0.00  
Fundraising (total functional expenses)$0.00  
Revenue
Total revenue$173,629.00  
Program service revenue (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$28,138.00$59,114.00$25,420.00
Investment income$0.00  
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00  
Other revenue, current yr$145,491.00  
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$28,138.00  
Gross receipts$313,001.00  
Sources of contributions
Contributions revenue from membership dues$11,292.00  
Revenue from all other contributions$16,846.00  
Other types of revenue
Royalties (total)$0.00  
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$0.00  
Net revenue from gaming (total)$0.00  
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$0.00  
Net rental income$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net income from fundraising events$0.00  
Net inventory sales (total)$145,491.00  
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total)$0.00  
Legal fees (total)$0.00  
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00  
General management fees (total)$0.00  
Investment management fees (total)$0.00  
Accounting service fees (total)$1,775.00  
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$424,017.00$421,856.00$359,384.00
Total assets, beginning of year$421,856.00  
Total liabilities$3,665.00$3,173.00$3,523.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$3,173.00  
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$0.00  
Loans & receivables from key persons$0.00  
Net assets$420,352.00  
Net assets, beginning of year$418,683.00  
Other liabilities$3,665.00  
Intangible assets$0.00  
Other assets$0.00  
Investments: other securities$0.00  
Investments: publicly traded securities$0.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing$174,017.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$171,856.00  
Investments: program-related$0.00  
Inventories for sale or use$0.00  
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$1,669.00  
Advertising (total)$596.00  
Savings & temp cash investment$0.00  
Accounts receivable, net$0.00  
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$0.00  
Total net assets or fund balances$420,352.00  
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$0.00  
Payment to affiliates$0.00  
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members13  
Number of independent voting members13  
Tax year start date2016-01-01  
Tax year end date2016-12-31  
Accounting methodCash  
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Grants to domestic org/gov't >$5kTrue  
Metadata about the filing
E-return type990  
Date e-filing submitted2017-11-28  
IRS schema version2016v3.0  
Filing identifier201712979349300746  
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