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Camp Quality USA

Letting kids with cancer be kids again

four stars

94.93

540 Hampton Ridge Dr Akron, OH 44313
tel: (330) 671-0167   Web Site
EIN: 38-2208796

Board Leadership
Vicki Irey
President

CEO
Patricia Harris
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.93 four stars
  Financial 92.83 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

92.83

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
78.3%
  Administrative Expenses 13.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.57
  Program Expenses Growth 4.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Camp Quality USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Camp Quality USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Camp Quality USA (OH) 94.93 four stars
Camp Oakhurst (NY) 91.93 four stars
Arizona Hemophilia Association (AZ) 85.59 three stars
Roundup River Ranch (CO) 90.56 four stars
Camp Good Days and Special Times (NY) 92.39 four stars

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Camp Quality serves children with cancer and their families by providing year-round programs, experiences, and companionship, at no cost. Camp Quality promotes hope and inspiration while helping children foster life skills and develop their full potential.
In the USA, there are presently 15 camps established in 11 states. More than 900 children participate in our camps each summer, and many more participate in Camp Quality activities throughout the year. More than 10,000 children are diagnosed with cancer every year. Countless numbers of families struggle with the physical, emotional and financial challenges of this disease. To make matters worse, the cause of childhood cancer is largely unknown, making successful treatment a challenge, current research necessary and an established support system imperative.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,842,999
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $293,590
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,136,589
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,136,589
   Other Revenue $1,177
TOTAL REVENUE $2,137,766
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,411,741
   Administrative Expenses $229,340
   Fundraising Expenses $156,114
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,797,195
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $340,571
   
Net Assets $4,345,483

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
Administration over Nationwide Camping Community $1,411,741 100.0%

Ratings History
Camp Quality USA has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 10/01/2016 94.93 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.29 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 87.81 three stars
2013-12 03/01/2015 91.27 four stars
2013-12 12/01/2014 91.02 four stars
2012-12 08/01/2014 95.82 four stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 90.12 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 38-2208796
Name in IRS Master File CAMP QUALITY USA INCORPORATED
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (149) Other instruction and training
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 November, 1992
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$89,575 4.98% Patricia Harris Executive Director

Camp Quality serves children with cancer and their families by providing year-round programs, experiences, and companionship, at no cost. Camp Quality promotes hope and inspiration while helping children foster life skills and develop their full potential.
In the USA, there are presently 15 camps established in 11 states. More than 900 children participate in our camps each summer, and many more participate in Camp Quality activities throughout the year. More than 10,000 children are diagnosed with cancer every year. Countless numbers of families struggle with the physical, emotional and financial challenges of this disease. To make matters worse, the cause of childhood cancer is largely unknown, making successful treatment a challenge, current research necessary and an established support system imperative.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Camp Quality USA (OH) 94.93 four stars
Camp Sunshine, Maine (ME) 95.34 four stars
Camp Aldersgate (AR) 86.82 three stars
Okizu Foundation (CA) 89.05 three stars
Camp Courageous of Iowa (IA) 88.22 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Camp Quality USA
540 Hampton Ridge Dr
Akron, OH 44313
tel: (330) 671-0167
fax: (866) 285-5208
EIN: 38-2208796

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Board Leadership

Vicki Irey
President

CEO

Patricia Harris
CEO

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