Camp Fire USA First Texas Council (Fort Worth, TX)


  • Name:Ms. Carolyn Ayres
  • Title:Associate VP Development

Organization Address

  • Organization Name:Camp Fire USA First Texas Council
  • Address:2700 Meacham Blvd.
    Fort Worth, TX 76137
    United States

Organization Phone

  • Main phone:817-831-2111
  • Main fax:817-831-5070

Organization Web

User Phone

  • Direct phone:817-806-5461
  • Mobile phone:817-707-3613

User Email


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  • Mission:
  • Camp Fire USA’s mission is to build caring, confident youth and future leaders. Our purpose is to provide opportunities for all children and youth, and those who care for them, to realize their potential and become caring, self-directed individuals.

  • History:
  • Located in Fort Worth, Texas, Camp Fire USA First Texas Council has built more than campfires since 1914. As one of the largest Camp Fire USA councils in the country, the First Texas Council provides programs in Tarrant, Denton, Parker, Johnson, Hood and Wise Counties.

  • Year established:1914
  • Endowment:Unknown


  • Executive / Trustee board size:6
  • Advisory board size:36
  • Staff size:86

Board and Executive Names

  • Board Members / Trustees:
  • Lindsey Borsellino, Community Volunteer
    Stephanie Brentlinger, Community Volunteer
    Terri Brigman, Organization & Leadership Development, Lockheed Martin
    Jesus (Jay) Chapa, Director, Housing & Economic Development Dept., City of Fort Worth
    John S. Elliott, President, Office Authority
    Lauri Curtis Hadobas, Vice President - Onboard Service, American Airlines
    Nina Hutton, Vice President, XTO Energy Inc.
    Frederick Kimble, CEO, Mobile Medical Technologies
    Stephanie Martin, CEO, Martin & Company Printers
    Gloria Martinez, Membership Services Manager, Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
    Tod Miller, Exec. Vice President, Southwest Bank
    Chuck Mooney, First American Payment Systems
    Jennifer Peterson, Owner - Child Care Centers
    Maria Shelton, Vice Chancellor, Tarrant County College
    Jan Titsworth, President, B2B Strategies, Inc.
    Brandon Chase, Certified Financial Planner, Edward Jones
    Terry Haney, Executive Assistant, Texas Christian Univ.
    Dan Hansen, Sr. Project Manager, Balfour Beatty Construction
    Julie Moncrief, Community Volunteer
    Steven W. Novak, Partner, The Blum Firm
    Pam Pigman, Community Volunteer
    Kay West, Realtor, Virginia Cook Realtors
    Drenda Williams Witt, Director, Collaborative Network Marketing, JPS Health Network
    Debra Barrett, Realtor, Virginia Cook Realtors
    George W. Bean, Jr., Pilot, American Airlines
    Alysa Dennett, Community Volunteer
    Michele Hahnfeld, Partner, Wortham Ins. & Risk Management
    Debbie Holmes, Human Resource Manager, Cabela's
    Nancy Hooper, CPA, Fernandez and Company
    Danielle Needham, Attorney, Jackson Walker L.L.P.
    Judd Pritchard, General Council, Vice President, Capitol Public Affairs Alliance
    Mark Schulze, Vice President, BNSF Railway
    Shyra Smith, Publisher/Owner, The Black Scroll and IdolGraphix
    Monica Thomas-Bonnick, Community Volunteer
    Ryan Logan Valdez, Attorney, Cantey Hanger L.L.P.
    Stacie Wright, Community Volunteer

  • Executive Director / President:
  • Ms. Zem Neill, President/CEO

Staff Names

  • Key Staff:
  • Zem Neill, President/CEO
    Julia Summers, Vice President Development
    Jennifer Folzenlogen, Vice President Work Family
    Glenda Moreno, Vice President Marketing
    Ann Sheets, Sr, VP Admin. & Finance
    Kim Cook, Vice President Group Services
    Lisa Cook, Vice President Outdoor


  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:United States
  • Tax Determination Letter:Received Determination Letter
  • IRS Section:501(c)(3)
  • IRS Subsection:509(a)(1)
  • Tax ID:75-0851201

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IRS Business Master File Information

  • EIN:750851201
  • Organization Name:CAMP FIRE
  • Sort (Secondary) Name:FIRST TEXAS
  • Care Of Name:
  • Organization Address:2700 MEACHAM BLVD
  • Organization City:FORT WORTH
  • Organization State:TX
  • Organization Zip:76137-4601
  • Group Exemption Number:0000
  • Subsection Code:03
  • Classification Code(s):2
  • Subsection/Classification Desc.:Educational Organization
  • Affiliation Code:3
  • Ruling Date:March, 2016
  • Deductibility Code:1
  • Foundation Code:15
  • Foundation Code Desc.:Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public 170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
  • Activity Code(s):059, 349
  • Activity Code Desc.(s):Other school related activities, Other youth organization or activities
  • Organization Code:1 (Corporation)
  • Exempt Org. Status Code:01 (Unconditional Exemption)
  • Tax Period:December, 2016
  • Filing Requirement Category:01 (990 (all other) or 990EZ return)
  • Accounting Period:December
  • NTEE Code:O43
  • Asset Amount:$12,492,869
  • Asset Code:8 ($10,000,000 - $49,999,999)
  • Income Amount:$5,939,136
  • Income Code:7 ($5,000,000 - $9,999,999)
  • 990 Revenue Amount:$5,711,889
  • Last Updated:2/22/2018 8:49:33 am

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