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Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Channel 3 Kids Camp

All kids deserve camp

two stars

70.92

73 Times Farm Road Andover, CT 06232
tel: (860) 742-2267   Web Site
EIN: 06-0660003

Board Leadership
Jillian Wood
President

CEO
Denise K. Hornbecker
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 70.92 two stars
  Financial 68.15 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00 two stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1910, Channel 3 Kids Camp offers traditional over night and day camp opportunities for thousands of children in Connecticut and throughout New England. Their unique, year-round program makes it possible for all children to attend camp without financial restrictions. The Kids Camp's positive programming promotes hands on learning and promotes leadership, diversity and integrity with activities that broaden self-esteem, communication and respect for others. It focuses on helping children develop personally and interpersonally and focuses on fostering the skills necessary for personal, social, and career-related success.

Established in 1910, Channel 3 Kids Camp offers traditional over night and day camp opportunities for thousands of children in Connecticut and throughout New England. Their unique, year-round program makes it possible for all children to attend camp without financial restrictions. The Kids Camp's positive programming promotes hands on learning and promotes leadership, diversity and integrity with activities that broaden self-esteem, communication and respect for others. It focuses on helping children develop personally and interpersonally and focuses on fostering the skills necessary for personal, social, and career-related success.

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Financial

one star

68.15

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

74.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
67.2%
  Administrative Expenses 17.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.49
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.24
  Program Expenses Growth 2.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 34.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Channel 3 Kids Camp on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Channel 3 Kids Camp on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Channel 3 Kids Camp (CT) 70.92 two stars
Birthright Israel Foundation (NY) 87.62 three stars
Ocean Discovery Institute (CA) 88.29 three stars
Sea Education Association (MA) 87.47 three stars
NYC Outward Bound Schools (NY) 92.77 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $565,246
   Federated Campaigns $817
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $54,833
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $138,987
Total Contributions $759,883
   Program Service Revenue $831,372
Total Primary Revenue $1,591,255
   Other Revenue $399,674
TOTAL REVENUE $1,990,929
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,509,542
   Administrative Expenses $427,993
   Fundraising Expenses $339,666
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,277,201
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-286,272
   
Net Assets $2,878,477

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Summer Program $1,021,630 67.7%
Year Round Programs $487,912 32.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 70.92 two stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 70.71 two stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 72.14 two stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 70.49 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 74.66 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 77.15 two stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 78.64 two stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 78.33 two stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 79.93 two stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 06-0660003
Name in IRS Master File THE ALMADA LODGE-TIMES FARM CAMP CORPORATION
NTEE Code N20
NTEE Classification Recreational and Sporting Camps
NTEE Type Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (325) Camp
(927) Fundraising
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date October, 1937
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$138,952 6.10% Denise Hornbecker CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Channel 3 Kids Camp (CT) 70.92 two stars
Birthright Israel Foundation (NY) 87.62 three stars
Shake-A-Leg Miami (FL) 85.12 three stars
Sea Education Association (MA) 87.47 three stars
Four Corners School of Outdoor Education (UT) 86.82 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Channel 3 Kids Camp
73 Times Farm Road
Andover, CT 06232
tel: (860) 742-2267
fax: (860) 742-3298
EIN: 06-0660003

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Board Leadership

Jillian Wood
President

CEO

Denise K. Hornbecker
Executive Director

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