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Bruce Irons Camp Fund

This BBB Accredited Charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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Name: Bruce Irons Camp Fund
Phone: (980) 355-0803
Address: 725 Providence Rd. Ste. 326
Charlotte, NC 28207
Report Creation Date: January 28, 2014
Report Expiration Date: January 28, 2016
Original Business Start Date: November 2002
Principal: Ms. Mollie James, Executive Director
Customer Contact: Ms. Mollie James, Executive Director - (980) 355-0803 or
Entity: Corporation
Incorporated: November 2001, NC
Employees: 2 Full Time.
Type of Business: Charity - Local

Stated Purpose

The Bruce Irons Camp Fund provides summer camp experiences and follow-up enrichment activities for Charlotte-Mecklenburg public school students who have limited financial resources and demonstrate strong academic effort, leadership potential and good citizenship.

Evaluation Conclusions

This organization has been evaluated according to the 20 BBB Standards for Charity Accountability. This organization meets all those Standards and is a BBB Accredited Charity.


Bruce Irons Camp Fund works to select high-potential, low-income Charlotte-Mecklenburg school students to send to high-quality residential summer camps. Students are selected in fourth grade and remain in the program for five years.

Total Program Expenses:$66,205


Chief Executive Officer:Mollie James, Executive Director
Board Size:24
Paid Staff Size:2 Full Time.

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:Bruce Irons Camp Fund's fundraising methods include direct mail appeals, fundraising events, grant proposals, and solicitations via its website.

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.


According to Bruce Irons Camp Fund's IRS 990 for the year ended September 30, 2010:

 Total Income:$90,318
Expenses  % of total
% of total
 Programs:$66,205 80.02%73.30%
 Fund Raising:$2,501 3.02%2.77%
 Administrative:$14,025 16.95%15.53%
 Other:$0 0.00%0.00%
 Total Expenses:$82,731
Excess of Income over Expenses$7,587
Ending Net Assets:$64,292

* Excess for the year indicates the portion of income remaining after expenses.

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ID: 283810
Report as of December 27, 2014 01:59
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