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Roundup River Ranch

The camp where kids with chronic and life-threatening illnesses can truly enjoy the joys of childhood for free – forever

three stars

86.84

8333 Colorado River Road Gypsum, CO 81637
tel: (970) 524-2267   Web Site
EIN: 20-4632248

Board Leadership
Julie H. Sullivan
Chair

CEO
Ruth B. Johnson
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.84 three stars
  Financial 81.83 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Roundup River Ranch provides children with chronic and life-threatening illnesses camp experiences with appropriate medical care that are fun, safe, and empowering. Roundup River Ranch opened its doors to the very first campers in 2011. At camp, children between the ages of seven and 17, participate in nine fully adaptable program areas. Programs are offered free of charge to campers and their families thanks to the generosity of caring supporters. Roundup River Ranch makes it possible for nearly every child, even the sickest among us, to fully enjoy the camp experience because of the advanced medical supervision provided.

Roundup River Ranch provides children with chronic and life-threatening illnesses camp experiences with appropriate medical care that are fun, safe, and empowering. Roundup River Ranch opened its doors to the very first campers in 2011. At camp, children between the ages of seven and 17, participate in nine fully adaptable program areas. Programs are offered free of charge to campers and their families thanks to the generosity of caring supporters. Roundup River Ranch makes it possible for nearly every child, even the sickest among us, to fully enjoy the camp experience because of the advanced medical supervision provided.

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Financial

three stars

81.83

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
74.2%
  Administrative Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.47
  Program Expenses Growth 4.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Roundup River Ranch on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Roundup River Ranch on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Roundup River Ranch (CO) 86.84 three stars
Camp Summit (TX) 93.48 four stars
Camp Sunshine (GA) 95.00 four stars
Texas Lions Camp (TX) 86.98 three stars
Camp Quality USA (OH) 90.25 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,351,784
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,639,574
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,991,358
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,991,358
   Other Revenue $-269,258
TOTAL REVENUE $4,722,100
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,407,288
   Administrative Expenses $377,325
   Fundraising Expenses $795,657
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,580,270
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $141,830
   
Net Assets $20,121,182

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
Camps for Children with Chronic Illnesses $3,407,288 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-10 07/01/2019 86.84 three stars
2017-10 10/01/2018 88.39 three stars
2017-10 09/01/2018 87.40 three stars
2016-10 11/01/2017 92.22 four stars
2016-10 10/01/2017 88.12 three stars
2015-10 09/01/2016 90.56 four stars
2014-10 06/01/2016 90.74 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-10 09/01/2015 89.53 three stars
2013-10 06/01/2014 89.57 three 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 20-4632248
Name in IRS Master File ROUNDUP RIVER RANCH
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
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 June, 2006
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End October
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • October, 2017
  • October, 2016
  • October, 2015
  • October, 2014
  • October, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$164,176 3.58% Ruth B. Johnson Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Roundup River Ranch (CO) 86.84 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

Roundup River Ranch
8333 Colorado River Road
Gypsum, CO 81637
tel: (970) 524-2267
fax: (877) 619-0323
EIN: 20-4632248

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 8589
Avon, CO 81620

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Board Leadership

Julie H. Sullivan
Chair

CEO

Ruth B. Johnson
President & CEO

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