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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Pretty Lake Camp

Pretty Amazing

three stars

85.73

9123 Q Avenue Mattawan, MI 49071
tel: (269) 375-1950   Web Site
EIN: 38-1359229

Board Leadership
James Curry
Chairperson

CEO
Eric Wimbley
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.73 three stars
  Financial 86.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since 1916, Pretty Lake Camp has provided a cost-free summer camp experience to over 50,000 at-risk youth from Kalamazoo County. Throughout the years, we have enriched the lives of thousands of youth by offering a safe, structured and encouraging environment in a natural setting. We accommodate over 700 children each summer. Many of the children who attend Pretty Lake Camp face significant challenges at home, in school, and in their community. We strive to remove all barriers that prevent a child from being able to come to camp.

Since 1916, Pretty Lake Camp has provided a cost-free summer camp experience to over 50,000 at-risk youth from Kalamazoo County. Throughout the years, we have enriched the lives of thousands of youth by offering a safe, structured and encouraging environment in a natural setting. We accommodate over 700 children each summer. Many of the children who attend Pretty Lake Camp face significant challenges at home, in school, and in their community. We strive to remove all barriers that prevent a child from being able to come to camp.

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Financial

three stars

86.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
81.5%
  Administrative Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.77
  Program Expenses Growth -8.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pretty Lake Camp on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pretty Lake Camp on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pretty Lake Camp (MI) 85.73 three stars
Boston Scores (MA) 86.83 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Fox Valley (WI) 96.90 four stars
Mourning Family Foundation (FL) 94.17 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of the Smoky Mountains (TN) 91.44 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $678,347
   Federated Campaigns $1,108
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $11,009
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $690,464
   Program Service Revenue $398,011
Total Primary Revenue $1,088,475
   Other Revenue $36,108
TOTAL REVENUE $1,124,583
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $952,291
   Administrative Expenses $174,480
   Fundraising Expenses $118,194
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,244,965
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-120,382
   
Net Assets $6,116,771

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
Camp $952,291 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 85.73 three stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 76.96 two stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 83.71 three stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 75.89 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.02 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 87.71 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 79.22 two stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 92.17 four 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 38-1359229
Name in IRS Master File PRETTY LAKE VACATION CAMP
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
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 April, 1941
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
$81,019 6.50% Eric Wimbley Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pretty Lake Camp (MI) 85.73 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston (TX) 97.19 four stars
New Pathways for Youth (AZ) 90.16 four stars
WINGS for Kids (SC) 94.59 four stars
Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council (TX) 92.16 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Pretty Lake Camp
9123 Q Avenue
Mattawan, MI 49071
tel: (269) 375-1950
fax: (269) 375-1301
EIN: 38-1359229

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Board Leadership

James Curry
Chairperson

CEO

Eric Wimbley
Chief Executive Officer

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