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Camden City Garden Club

Camden Children's Garden - Come outside and play with us!

two stars

78.15

3 Riverside Drive Camden, NJ 08103
tel: (856) 365-8733   Web Site
EIN: 22-2870647

CEO
Mike Devlin
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.15 two stars
  Financial 85.00 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 73.00 two stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Camden City Garden Club inspires and educates people of all ages by providing opportunities to improve their quality of life, health and community through horticulture. Originally formed in 1985 for the purpose of assisting Camden City residents with community gardening, the Club's programs soon expanded in 1989 to include the in-school Grow Lab Program and the Youth-at-Risk Job Training and Employment Program. The organization's community gardening program has been expanded to include community greening and beautification projects as well as urban farming. The Club opened the Camden Children's Garden in 1999 as a special place for families and children to explore and discover the natural world.

The Camden City Garden Club inspires and educates people of all ages by providing opportunities to improve their quality of life, health and community through horticulture. Originally formed in 1985 for the purpose of assisting Camden City residents with community gardening, the Club's programs soon expanded in 1989 to include the in-school Grow Lab Program and the Youth-at-Risk Job Training and Employment Program. The organization's community gardening program has been expanded to include community greening and beautification projects as well as urban farming. The Club opened the Camden Children's Garden in 1999 as a special place for families and children to explore and discover the natural world.

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Financial

three stars

85.00

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

73.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
85.1%
  Administrative Expenses 14.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.52
  Program Expenses Growth -9.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Camden City Garden Club on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Camden City Garden Club on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Camden City Garden Club (NJ) 78.15 two stars
Thomas Irvine Dodge Nature Center (MN) 90.11 four stars
Walking Mountains Science Center (CO) 91.46 four stars
Glynwood (NY) 87.18 three stars
Hidden Villa (CA) 96.27 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $358,757
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $11,906
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $370,663
   Program Service Revenue $111,902
Total Primary Revenue $482,565
   Other Revenue $2,439
TOTAL REVENUE $485,004
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $642,791
   Administrative Expenses $124,008
   Fundraising Expenses $3,532
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $770,331
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-285,327
   
Net Assets $479,409

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 07/01/2019 78.15 two stars
2016-12 12/22/2017 73.72 two stars
2015-12 12/21/2016 75.84 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 75.88 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 74.16 two stars
2013-12 09/01/2014 72.07 two stars
2012-12 10/01/2013 70.42 two stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 69.20 one star

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

EIN 22-2870647
Name in IRS Master File CAMDEN CITY GARDEN CLUB INC
NTEE Code C42
NTEE Classification Garden Club, Horticultural Program
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (356) Garden club
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 January, 1990
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$46,689 6.06% Michael H. Devlin President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Camden City Garden Club (NJ) 78.15 two stars
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (CO) 89.98 three stars
American Public Gardens Association (PA) 86.29 three stars
Regional Parks Foundation (CA) 93.97 four stars
Delaware Nature Society (DE) 92.08 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Camden City Garden Club
3 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ 08103
tel: (856) 365-8733
fax: (856) 365-9750
EIN: 22-2870647

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CEO

Mike Devlin
Executive Director

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