THEODORE ROOSEVELT ASSN

The Theodore Roosevelt Association inspires individuals and enriches their lives through programs and activities and preserves Theodore Roosevelt’s memory in collaboration with our partners

aka TRA   |   Oyster Bay, NY   |  www.theodoreroosevelt.org

Mission

We perpetuate the memory, policies & ideals of TR for the benefit of the people of the US and the world through multiple public service and charitable projects and events; engage in public discourse with special events, lecture series, etc., and assist scholars, college students and school children in their research concerning TR and his times; maintain a website regarding the life & work of TR; and review manuscripts and scripts for accuracy regarding TR.

Notes from the nonprofit

PROGRAMS 1) Quarterly Publication: The Theodore Roosevelt Association Journal 2) Theodore Roosevelt Association Children’s Book Prize 3) Theodore Roosevelt Association Adult Book Prize 4) Teddy Bears for Kids ® Program 5) Homeward Bound for the Holidays Program for USS Theodore Roosevelt Sailors 6) Theodore Roosevelt Association Harvard Research Scholarship 7) Theodore Roosevelt Association/Long Island University Theodore Roosevelt® Public Speaking Contest 8) Wings over America Educational Scholarships 9) Theodore Roosevelt Association® Police Awards 10) Young Memorial Cemetery Annual Gift 11) Oyster Bay High School Annual Theodore Roosevelt Award Gift 12) The American Museum of Natural History Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Grant 13) The USS Theodore Roosevelt - Jr Officer Leadership Award 14) Strenuous Life Trip Program 15) National War College Theodore Roosevelt Leadership and Scholarship Award 16) Prize Winning Authors Zoom Presentations 17) Strenuous Life Trip Program

Ruling year info

2000

Chair and President

VADM David Architzel USN (Ret.)

Main address

PO Box 719

Oyster Bay, NY 11771 USA

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EIN

13-5593999

NTEE code info

Historical Societies and Related Activities (A80)

Professional Societies, Associations (T03)

Nonmonetary Support N.E.C. (T19)

IRS filing requirement

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Programs and results

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Our programs

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Annual Programs

1. Police awards in several cities for officers who have suffered a disability and continue to render outstanding service. 2. Student Speaking Contests in NYC, Long Island, and Westchester. NYC contest winners receive partial scholarships. 3. Official support organization of aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71). 4. Give stuffed teddy bears to children in hospitals. 5. Give yearly Theodore Roosevelt(R) Distinguished Service Medal. 7. Work with other non-profit historic and public service organizations in developing programs and events that relate to Theodore Roosevelt and his policies.

Population(s) Served

Where we work

Our results

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

How does this organization measure their results? It's a hard question but an important one.

Number of stakeholders/stakeholder groups identified

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Type of Metric

Output - describing our activities and reach

Direction of Success

Holding steady

Context Notes

Number of Theodore Roosevelt focused organizations we will serve as a coordinator for

Goals & Strategy

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How we listen

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Seeking feedback from people served makes programs more responsive and effective. Here’s how this organization is listening.

done We shared information about our current feedback practices.
  • Who are the people you serve with your mission?

    We serve our members and other organizations connected to the history and spirit of the ideals of Theodore Roosevelt.

  • How is your organization collecting feedback from the people you serve?

    Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc.), Calls from out members and meetings with our Roosevelt partners,

  • How is your organization using feedback from the people you serve?

    To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve,

  • What significant change resulted from feedback?

    We are using webinars to extend our reach to our member base.

  • With whom is the organization sharing feedback?

    Our board, Our community partners,

  • How has asking for feedback from the people you serve changed your relationship?

    We have just started a more intensive process. Too early to tell.

  • Which of the following feedback practices does your organization routinely carry out?

    We act on the feedback we receive,

  • What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?

    Staff find it hard to prioritize feedback collection and review due to lack of time,

Financials

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

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THEODORE ROOSEVELT ASSN

Board of directors
as of 10/10/2022
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board chair

VADM David Architzel USN (Ret.)

Stephen Jeffries

DeeGee Lester

Roosevelt Tweed

Gary Clinton

Elizabeth Roosevelt

Rogina Jeffries

Richard O'Hanlon

Walter Fish

Lawrence Budner

Susan Weld

Richard Williams

Thomas Campbell

Lee Yeakel

Harry Lembeck

Patricia LeCompte

Helen Roosevelt-Jones

John Willson

P Kearney Gary

Barbara Brandt

William Tilchin

Cordelia Roosevelt

Simon Roosevelt

Oscar Straus

Nicole Goldstein

Stuart Bumpas

Steven Saunders

A. Church

P. Parcells

Mark Ames

Robert Friedman

James Lampasso

Theodore Roosevelt

ADM Abbot

Shawn Thomas

Kristie Miller

David Folz

M. Holley

Matthew Glover

J. Baird

Philip Roosevelt

Lowell Baier

CDR Henry Hendrix

John Lucarelli

Timothy Glas

CDR Jo Zach Miller, IV, USN (Ret.) CDR Jo Zach Miller

Norman Parsons

Anne Yeakel

Robert Dalziel

David Architzel

Paula Beazley

Carl Flemer

Frank Boushee

William Schaub

Jonathan Roosevelt

Gregory Wynn

James Strock

Anna Gannett

Randy Hatzenbuhler

David Webb

Michael Harris

Stanley Bryant

Lyndon Johnson

Joseph Mikalic

James Summerville

George Bush

Board leadership practices

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? No
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? Yes
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? Yes
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? Yes
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? Yes

Organizational demographics

SOURCE: Self-reported; last updated 10/9/2022

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Leadership

The organization's leader identifies as:

Race & ethnicity
White/Caucasian/European
Gender identity
Male
Disability status
Person without a disability

Race & ethnicity

Gender identity

 

Sexual orientation

No data

Disability

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Equity strategies

Last updated: 10/09/2022

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Data
  • We employ non-traditional ways of gathering feedback on programs and trainings, which may include interviews, roundtables, and external reviews with/by community stakeholders.
Policies and processes
  • We seek individuals from various race backgrounds for board and executive director/CEO positions within our organization.
  • We have community representation at the board level, either on the board itself or through a community advisory board.