Educational Institutions

Kieve-Wavus Education Inc

  • Nobleboro, ME
  • www.kieve.org

Mission Statement

Kieve-Wavus Education empowers people to contribute positively to society by promoting the values of kindness, respect for others, and environmental stewardship, through year-round experiential programs, camps for youth and adults, and guidance from inspirational role models.

Main Programs

  1. Kieve Camp for Boys
  2. Wavus Camp for Girls
  3. The Leadership School
  4. KW West
  5. The Bridge Year
  6. Veterans Camp
Service Areas

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National

We primarily serve children, adults and teachers from Maine and New England. Our character building summer camps draw children and families from all over the United States as well as International.

ruling year

1974

Executive Director

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Henry Kennedy

Keywords

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experiential, education, outdoors, mentor, school, workshop, retreat, camp, advenute course, health, communications, relationships, peer, teambuilding, bridge year, gap year, project based learning

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EIN

23-7352599

Physical Address

42 Kieve Road

Nobleboro, ME 04555

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Educational Services and Schools - Other (B90)

Elementary, Secondary Ed (B20)

Education N.E.C. (B99)

IRS Filing Requirement

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

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

Kieve Camp for Boys

Summer camp character building program for boys 8-15 years old including a strong wilderness tripping component.

Category

Youth Development

Population(s) Served

Children Only (5 - 14 years)

Budget

$3,500,000.00

Program 2

Wavus Camp for Girls

Summer camp character building program for boys 8-16 years old including a strong wilderness tripping component.

Category

Population(s) Served

Children Only (5 - 14 years)

Budget

$2,000,000.00

Program 3

The Leadership School

Character Education Through Active Learning!

Since 1981, the award-winning Leadership School at Kieve has been developing leaders and strengthening communities by challenging students, teachers, and parents to think in a new way when it comes to the growth and development of the citizens of Maine.

Now serving approximately 7,000 students annually from across Maine and other states including Massachusetts and Pennsylvania, The Leadership School at Kieve combines rigorous and relevant group work, individual reflection, and a host of fun, interactive and adventure-based initiatives to address many of the issues youth face daily, both in and out of the school setting, like:
bullying
sexual harassment
conflict resolution
stereotypes
drug and alcohol abuse

At The Leadership School at Kieve, students, teachers, and parents are encouraged to take positive risks, set meaningful goals, make healthy decisions, all while being supportive team members and strong leaders.

Category

Population(s) Served

Children Only (5 - 14 years)

Budget

$1,500,000.00

Program 4

KW West

A co-ed leadership program for 15-18 year old based in the Pacific Northwest. The program includes mountaineering, hiking and sea kayaking.

Category

Population(s) Served

Youth/Adolescents only (14 - 19 years)

Budget

$100,000.00

Program 5

The Bridge Year

Year-long experiential learning school for rising 9th graders utilizing a Project Based Learning model.

Category

Elementary & Secondary Education

Population(s) Served

None

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None

Budget

Program 6

Veterans Camp

Week-long retreats for deployed Veterans and their families.

Category

Families

Population(s) Served

None

None

None

Budget

Service Areas

Self-reported

National

We primarily serve children, adults and teachers from Maine and New England. Our character building summer camps draw children and families from all over the United States as well as International.

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KIEVE-WAVUS EDUCATION INC
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Kieve-Wavus Education Inc

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Executive Director

Henry Kennedy

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Oliver A Parker

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