Title here

Text here
 

Champlain Valley Search and Rescue K9 Unit Corp Organization Name provided in the GuideStar Exchange* as of 06/12/2012: Champlain Valley Search and Rescue K9 Unit Corp

Organization Name as listed in the IRS Business Master File as of 06/09/2014: CHAMPLAIN VALLEY SEARCH AND RESCUE K-9 UNIT

* The GuideStar Exchange allows nonprofits to regularly update key information directly to GuideStar. It provides richer and broader information about their programs, impact, finances, people and more.

 
Keeseville, NY

GuideStar Summary

&1002;                GuideStar Exchange Organization has not reached a GuideStar Exchange Participation Level ?
This organization is a GuideStar Exchange participant, demonstrating its commitment to transparency.

Is this your nonprofit? Update your information today!
&1002; Registered with IRS Legitimacy information is available
&1002; Financial Data Annual Revenue and Expense data reported
&1002; Mission Objectives Mission Statement is available
&1002; Impact Summary Impact Summary from the nonprofit is available
  No Personal Reviews available No Personal Reviews available | Write a Review

Basic Organization Information

Champlain Valley Search and Rescue K9 Unit Corp Organization Name provided in the GuideStar Exchange* as of 06/12/2012: Champlain Valley Search and Rescue K9 Unit Corp

Organization Name as listed in the IRS Business Master File as of 06/09/2014: CHAMPLAIN VALLEY SEARCH AND RESCUE K-9 UNIT

* The GuideStar Exchange allows nonprofits to regularly update key information directly to GuideStar. It provides richer and broader information about their programs, impact, finances, people and more.
Physical Address: Keeseville, NY 12944 
EIN: 26-4454873
Web URL: www.champlainvalleyk9unit.com 
NTEE Category: M Public Safety, Disaster Preparedness and Relief
M23 Search and Rescue Services
M Public Safety, Disaster Preparedness and Relief
M40 Safety Education
O Youth Development
O50 Youth Development Programs
Ruling Year: 2009 
How This Organization Is Funded: Volunteer Personal Accounts - $6,000
General Public - $4,000


Sign in or create an account to see this organization's full address, contact information, and more!

Mission Statement

Our fundamental duty is to serve human and animal kind: to preserve life, to alleviate suffering, to respect human and animal dignity and to encourage the utilization of professionally trained personnel and canines.

Legitimacy Information

This organization is registered with the IRS.

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-N.

Institutional funders should note that an organization’s inclusion on GuideStar.org does not satisfy IRS Rev. Proc. 2011-33 for identifying supporting organizations.

Learn more about GuideStar Charity Check, the only pre-grant due diligence tool that is 100% compliant with IRS Rev. Proc 2011-33.

Annual Revenue & Expenses (GuideStar Exchange,
The GuideStar Exchange allows nonprofits to regularly update key information directly to GuideStar. It provides richer and broader information about their programs, impact, finances, people and more.
June 2012)

Fiscal Year Starting: January 1, 2009
Fiscal Year Ending: December 31, 2009

Total Revenue $9,335
Total Expenses $12,265

Revenue & Expenses (GuideStar Exchange,
The GuideStar Exchange allows nonprofits to regularly update key information directly to GuideStar. It provides richer and broader information about their programs, impact, finances, people and more.
June 2012)

Fiscal Year Starting: January 1, 2009
Fiscal Year Ending: December 31, 2009

Sign in or create an account to view this information from the GuideStar Exchange

The GuideStar Exchange allows nonprofits to regularly update key information directly to GuideStar. It provides richer and broader information about their programs, impact, finances, people and more.

Back to Top »

Balance Sheet

Back to Top »

Leadership (GuideStar Exchange,
The GuideStar Exchange allows nonprofits to regularly update key information directly to GuideStar. It provides richer and broader information about their programs, impact, finances, people and more.
June 2012)

Mr Christopher Bresett

Term:

Since Jan 2009

Profile:

Christopher has 15+ years experience in the search and rescue field.  He has professionally trained search and rescue dogs for other organizations.  He has served as a professional firefighter/Paramedic as well as serves as a volunteer firefighter now.

Board Chair (GuideStar Exchange,
The GuideStar Exchange allows nonprofits to regularly update key information directly to GuideStar. It provides richer and broader information about their programs, impact, finances, people and more.
June 2012)

Sign in or create an account to view this information from the GuideStar Exchange

Board of Directors (GuideStar Exchange,
The GuideStar Exchange allows nonprofits to regularly update key information directly to GuideStar. It provides richer and broader information about their programs, impact, finances, people and more.
June 2012)

Sign in or create an account to view this information from the GuideStar Exchange

Officers for Fiscal Year (IRS Form 990)

Officers information is not available for this organization.

Highest Paid Employees & Their Compensation (IRS Form 990)

Highest Paid Employee data is not available for this organization.

People information was last updated by the nonprofit in June 2012

Click here if you are associated with this organization and want to provide updated information.

Programs

Program: Hug A Tree (GuideStar Exchange,
The GuideStar Exchange allows nonprofits to regularly update key information directly to GuideStar. It provides richer and broader information about their programs, impact, finances, people and more.
June 2012)

Budget:
$500
Category:
Public Safety, Disaster Services
Population Served:
Children Only (5 - 14 years)
Disabled, General or Disability Unspecified
Aging/Elderly/Senior Citizens

Program Description:

The Hug-A-Tree Program is designed to educate the public, especially children about the dangers of becoming lost, and what to do if they find themselves lost.

Program Long-Term Success:

If we are successful in teaching everyone the importance of being prepared then eventually search and rescue units will not be needed any longer to search for people who have gotten themselves lost.

Program Short-Term Success:

We give a quick quiz after each presentation to see who was paying attention.

Program Success Monitored by:

Evaluations given to the teachers or parents of the groups we have presented to.

Program Success Examples:

We often see students that we have given presentations to and they have made the effort to be prepared when out in the high peaks area.

Program: Red Cross Wilderness First Aid (GuideStar Exchange,
The GuideStar Exchange allows nonprofits to regularly update key information directly to GuideStar. It provides richer and broader information about their programs, impact, finances, people and more.
June 2012)

Budget:
$500
Category:
Health Care
Population Served:
Adults

Program Description:

Wilderness First Aid- American Red Cross Instructors lead classes through skill sessions and test their knowledge.

Program Long-Term Success:

Program Short-Term Success:

Program Success Monitored by:

Program Success Examples:

Program: Animal CPR & First Aid (GuideStar Exchange,
The GuideStar Exchange allows nonprofits to regularly update key information directly to GuideStar. It provides richer and broader information about their programs, impact, finances, people and more.
June 2012)

Budget:
$1,000
Category:
Animal-Related
Population Served:
Adults

Program Description:

Red Cross instructors teach pet owners how to give emergency life saving CPR or first aid help to their animal companions.  Will test knowledge through skill sessions and testing.

Program Long-Term Success:

Program Short-Term Success:

Program Success Monitored by:

Program Success Examples:

Impact Summary from the Nonprofit

CVK9 saw a massive growth in 2011 and saw our talents utilized locally as well in areas hit hard by natural disasters such as Tuscaloosa and Joplin.  We saw major improvement with some of our in-training canines.  CVK9 was also hit with its own disaster when flooding in our local area swept away the training facility and much of the equipment.  Goal for 2012 is major fundraising to recoup the losses while still providing the same standard of service that we are known for.

Reviews

Organization Data Available

Adobe PDF Format A GuideStar Premium Report in PDF format is available for this organization

Price for this Report: $125.00

This Premium Report includes:

  • Financial Data for
  • Financial Charts for
  • Forms 990 for
  • Forms 990T for
  • Audited Financial Statement for
  • Annual Reports for
  • Letter of Determination
  • Form 1023 / 1024
  • Board Members
  • Officer, Director and/or Highest Paid Employee data for


Learn more about GuideStar Premium