Health : Patient and Family Support

The Painted Turtle

A Serious Fun Camp

four stars

93.06

1300 Fourth Street Suite 300
Santa Monica, CA 90401
tel: (310) 451-1353   Web Site
EIN: 95-4612481

Board Leadership
Page Adler
Founder, Chairman of the Board

CEO
Chris Butler
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.06 four stars
  Financial 91.04 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Painted Turtle is the sixth addition to Paul Newman's family of Hole in the Wall Camps for seriously ill children. It is also the only multi-disease camp and family care center of its kind on the West Coast. Through educational, therapeutic, safe, and just plain fun summer camp and year-round programs, The Painted Turtle provides a life-changing experience to children whose daily struggles often diminish both their desire to be well and their ability to lead a rich, productive life. The Painted Turtle offers an exhilarating, challenging, and nurturing array of traditional summer camp recreational activities, seamlessly intertwined with programs that inspire children to become more self-confident and self-reliant, as well as more cooperative with their medical caregivers.

The Painted Turtle is the sixth addition to Paul Newman's family of Hole in the Wall Camps for seriously ill children. It is also the only multi-disease camp and family care center of its kind on the West Coast. Through educational, therapeutic, safe, and just plain fun summer camp and year-round programs, The Painted Turtle provides a life-changing experience to children whose daily struggles often diminish both their desire to be well and their ability to lead a rich, productive life. The Painted Turtle offers an exhilarating, challenging, and nurturing array of traditional summer camp recreational activities, seamlessly intertwined with programs that inspire children to become more self-confident and self-reliant, as well as more cooperative with their medical caregivers.

Financial

four stars

91.04

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
83.2%
  Administrative Expenses 6.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.48
  Program Expenses Growth 9.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Painted Turtle on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Painted Turtle on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,547,913
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $9,547,913
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $9,547,913
   Other Revenue $218,354
TOTAL REVENUE $9,766,267
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,433,130
   Administrative Expenses $343,568
   Fundraising Expenses $827,649
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,604,347
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,161,920
   
Net Assets $32,474,450

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$155,000 2.34% Christopher Butler Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$34,400 0.52% Blake Maher Former Executive Director

Mission

The Painted Turtle is the sixth addition to Paul Newman's family of Hole in the Wall Camps for seriously ill children. It is also the only multi-disease camp and family care center of its kind on the West Coast. Through educational, therapeutic, safe, and just plain fun summer camp and year-round programs, The Painted Turtle provides a life-changing experience to children whose daily struggles often diminish both their desire to be well and their ability to lead a rich, productive life. The Painted Turtle offers an exhilarating, challenging, and nurturing array of traditional summer camp recreational activities, seamlessly intertwined with programs that inspire children to become more self-confident and self-reliant, as well as more cooperative with their medical caregivers.

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Charity Contact Info

The Painted Turtle
1300 Fourth Street
Suite 300
Santa Monica, CA 90401
tel: (310) 451-1353
fax: (310) 451-1357
EIN: 95-4612481

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Board Leadership

Page Adler
Founder, Chairman of the Board

CEO

Chris Butler
CEO