Better Business Bureau Report for
Living Well Foundation

Better Business Bureau Report issued February 2011
Better Business Bureau Report expires February 2013

This BBB Accredited charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability. Find out more...

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Charity Contact Information

Name: Living Well Foundation
Address: 7453 Hibbard
  St. Louis, MO 63123
Phone: 636-674-5014
Web Address:
Also known as:Camp Jump Start
Living Well Village
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 2006, Missouri
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: "exists to educate and empower people to live life well. Its mission is to create healthier individuals/family units through experiential learning."

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Evaluation Conclusions


Living Well Foundation (LWF) meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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Education and exploration of dietary, physical, emotional, and healthy alternatives to address childhood obesity.

For the fiscal year ended December 31, 2009, LWF's program expenses were:

Education and Exploration of Healthy Alternatives to Address Childhood Obesity 243,674
Total Program Expenses: $243,674
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Chief Executive : Jean Huelsing, CEO

Highest Paid Executive: Allison Fritschel,CPO
Compensation*: $29,000

Chair of the Board: Jeremy Colbert
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: Attorney, St. Louis Bank

Board Size: 5

Paid Staff Size: 2

*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.
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Fund Raising


Method(s) Used:

grant proposals
Fund raising costs were 12% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $111,517, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)
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Tax Status


This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.
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The following information is based on LWF's audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2009.

Source of Funds  
Program Revenue 253,565
Grant Revenue 87,100
Contributions 15,956
Special Events 8,461
Miscellaneous 1,574
Facilities Rentals 770
Total Income $367,426


Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 75%  Fund Raising: 4%  Administrative: 21% 

Total income $367,426
Program expenses $243,674
Fund raising expenses 13,582
Administrative expenses 68,164
Total expenses $325,420
Income in Excess of Expenses 42,006
Beginning net assets 11,637
Ending net assets 53,643
Total liabilities 3,344,600
Total assets $3,398,243

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