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Camp Beech Cliff

Every child deserves the CAMP experience!

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three stars

85.29

264 Beech Hill Road Mount Desert, ME 04660
tel: (207) 244-0365   Web Site
EIN: 01-0502563

Board Leadership
John Fitzpatrick
Chair

CEO
Debra Deal
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.29 three stars
  Financial 91.55 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Through summer camps and year-round outdoor education, leadership and recreation programs, Camp Beech Cliff seeks to enrich the lives of people of all ages. Our mission is to inspire personal growth, interpersonal connection, and a deep appreciation of the natural world.

Through summer camps and year-round outdoor education, leadership and recreation programs, Camp Beech Cliff seeks to enrich the lives of people of all ages. Our mission is to inspire personal growth, interpersonal connection, and a deep appreciation of the natural world.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of donors retained
313
This impact information is current as of July 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

91.55

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
78.6%
  Administrative Expenses 14.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 9.39
  Program Expenses Growth 2.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Camp Beech Cliff on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Camp Beech Cliff on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Camp Beech Cliff (ME) 85.29 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware (DE) 89.77 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Santa Monica (CA) 89.81 three stars
Boy Scouts of America (PA) 89.18 three stars
Girls on the Run International (NC) 87.43 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,052,512
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $11,879
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,064,391
   Program Service Revenue $644,225
Total Primary Revenue $5,708,616
   Other Revenue $189,632
TOTAL REVENUE $5,898,248
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,503,187
   Administrative Expenses $279,214
   Fundraising Expenses $129,087
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,911,488
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,986,760
   
Net Assets $22,288,833

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
Outdoor Day Camp $1,503,187 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 08/01/2019 85.29 three stars
2017-09 02/01/2019 83.41 three stars
2016-09 12/22/2017 83.34 three stars
2015-09 11/01/2016 83.30 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 82.56 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/22/2015 83.36 three stars
2013-09 02/01/2015 83.52 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 01-0502563
Name in IRS Master File CAMP BEECH CLIFF
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 (296) Community center
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 April, 1997
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$94,165 4.92% Debra Deal President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Camp Beech Cliff (ME) 85.29 three stars
Chicago Youth Programs (IL) 95.05 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of Washington County (MD) 85.93 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Ada County (ID) 93.96 four stars
Aloha Council Boy Scouts of America (HI) 89.50 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Camp Beech Cliff
264 Beech Hill Road
Mount Desert, ME 04660
tel: (207) 244-0365
fax: (207) 244-3355
EIN: 01-0502563

Mail donations to:
PO Box 381
Mount Desert, ME 04660

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Board Leadership

John Fitzpatrick
Chair

CEO

Debra Deal
Executive Director

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