Educational Institutions

Illinois Fire Safety Alliance

  • Mount Prospect, IL
  • www.ifsa.org

Mission Statement

The Illinois Fire Safety Alliance is dedicated to fire safety, burn prevention, and supporting burn survivors.

Main Programs

  1. Camp "I Am Me"
  2. Family Day
Service Areas

Self-reported

Illinois

The Illinois Fire Safety Alliance is a statewide organization.

ruling year

1990

President since 2013

Self-reported

Jim Kreher

Keywords

Self-reported

Burn Camp, Fire Safety, Burn Prevention, Fireworks Legislation, Newspapers in Education

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Also Known As

IFSA

EIN

36-3647745

 Number

0642568346

Physical Address

426 W Northwest Hwy

Mt. Prospect, IL 60056

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Alliance/Advocacy Organizations (B01)

IRS Filing Requirement

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

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

Camp "I Am Me"

The mission of Camp “I Am Me” is to provide a safe environment for children who have experienced significant burn injuries. It is our goal to provide a non-judgmental atmosphere in which children have the opportunity to build their self-esteem as they enjoy the varied activities that make up their camp experience.

Category

None

Population(s) Served

Children and Youth (infants - 19 years.)

None

None

Budget

$250,000.00

Program 2

Family Day

A no-cost event for families with children who have been adversely effected by a burn injury. The event provides the means for families from Illinois to receive educational information regarding burns and the effects it may have on their children, network with other parents by sharing stories, suggestions, and ideas among one another, and enjoy various activities in a fun atmosphere away from their home.

Category

Youth Development

Population(s) Served

Children Only (5 - 14 years)

Budget

$20,000

Service Areas

Self-reported

Illinois

The Illinois Fire Safety Alliance is a statewide organization.

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Financials

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ILLINOIS FIRE SAFETY ALLIANCE
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

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Illinois Fire Safety Alliance

Leadership

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President

Jim Kreher

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Jim Kreher

Fox River Grove FPD

Term: Apr 2013 -

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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