Better Business Bureau Report for
Camp Hobe' Inc

Better Business Bureau Report issued November 2017
Better Business Bureau Report expires November 2018

This BBB Accredited charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability and is a Seal Holder. Find out more...

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Charity Contact Information

Name: Camp Hobe' Inc
Address: 2536 South 1900 East
  Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Phone: 801-631-2742
Web Address:
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 2003, Utah
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: "to create an atmosphere that enhances self-esteem, foster independence and friendships, and offers a sense of belonging. Children are given the freedom at camp to “just be kids” for a time and to stretch their limits physically, mentally, and socially."

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Evaluation Conclusions


Camp Hobe' Inc (CH) meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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Camp Hobé serves approximately 250 campers each June, offering 3 programs: a 2-day program for 4-6 year-olds, a 5-day overnight session for 7-11 year-olds, and a 5-day overnight session for 12-19 year-olds. It serves campers from Utah and the surrounding Intermountain area (WY, NV, ID, MT), with children from Utah accounting for almost 95% of its campers. Patients and their siblings may attend while the patient is receiving chemotherapy, radiation, or immunosuppressants; and for 3 consecutive camp seasons after the final treatment.

For the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016, CH's program expenses were:

Camp Programs 244,890
Total Program Expenses: $244,890
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Chief Executive : Christina Beckwith, Executive Director

Chair of the Board: Kathy Boben, RN
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: Registered Nurse, Primary Children's Hospital, Immunocompromised Care Service Unit

Board Size: 11

Paid Staff Size: 7

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


Method(s) Used:

direct mail, invitations to fund raising events, print advertisements, grant proposals, internet, cause-related marketing
Fund raising costs were 1% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $267,517, 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 CH's audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016.

Source of Funds  
Contributions 150,337
In-kind contributions 117,180
Investment return 26,814
Program fees 5,472
Total Income $299,803


Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 94%  Fund Raising: 1%  Administrative: 5% 

Total income $299,803
Program expenses $244,890
Fund raising expenses 2,334
Administrative expenses 13,769
Total expenses $260,993
Income in Excess of Expenses 38,810
Beginning net assets 531,539
Ending net assets 570,349
Total liabilities 396
Total assets $570,745

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