Better Business Bureau Report for
Eye Care 4 Kids

Better Business Bureau Report issued September 2017
Better Business Bureau Report expires September 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: Eye Care 4 Kids
Address: 6911 South State Street
  Midvale, UT 84047
Phone: 801-285-5443
Web Address:
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 2001, Utah
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: "provides professional eyecare to underserved children and their families."

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Evaluation Conclusions


Eye Care 4 Kids (ECK) meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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The organization delivers professional eyecare using Eyecare Professionals and support staff in its Clinics: Mobile Vision Clinics, School Based Vision Clinics and Boys & Girls Club Vision Clinic. Not only does it provide these services to the children, but it tries, when possible to take the services to the children.

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

Clinic 1,035,154
Total Program Expenses: $1,035,154
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Chief Executive : Joseph Carbone, President

Chair of the Board: David Burton
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: IT Professional

Board Size: 5

Paid Staff Size: 35

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


Method(s) Used:

television, grant proposals, internet, planned giving arrangements
Fund raising costs were 3% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $1,622,413, 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 ECK's IRS Form 990 for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016.

Source of Funds  
Contributions & grants 1,622,413
Program services 402,756
Other 1,564
Total Income $2,026,733


Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 84%  Fund Raising: 4%  Administrative: 12% 

Total income $2,026,733
Program expenses $1,035,154
Fund raising expenses 45,362
Administrative expenses 144,979
Total expenses $1,225,495
Income in Excess of Expenses 801,238
Beginning net assets 1,886,781
Ending net assets 1,379,303
Total liabilities 936,569
Total assets $2,315,872

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