Q: What is the mission of the Gales Creek Camp Foundation?
A: The Gales Creek Camp Foundation is dedicated to providing camp experiences for children, youth and families directly affected by Type 1 diabetes. We are committed to fostering the transition toward independence by integrating the management of diabetes with social and life skills.
Q: Is GCC a part of or do we report to a larger organization?A: No. GCC is a local, independent non-profit organization founded in 1953 by three Portland-based endocrinologists.
Q: What is the percentage GCC spends on programs?
A: In 2010, (most recent audit), GCC spent 82 cents of every dollar on camp programs.
Q: Is Gales Creek Camp a Member Agency of the United Way?
A: No. GCC receives only designated funds from the United Way.
Q: What is GCC's federal tax ID Number?