Midlands Mission Center 2018 campground survey
Terms:
 top About you next submit
1. What is your age?
0-7
8-12
13-17
18-35
36-50
51-65
66+
2. Which Congregation are you a member of?
3. I go to Sunday worship
Practically never
A few times a year
Regularly
Practically every Sunday
4. I perceive myself to be
An active member
An inactive member
A friend of the church

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5. Which of the last five years have you been to the Chihowa reunion? (Check all that apply)
2013 (Pam Cress)
2014 (Stassi Cramm)
2015 (Wim van Klinken)
2016 (Matt Frizzell)
2017 (Janné Grover)
6. The quality of a Midlands Mission Center reunion at Camp Chihowa is?
Needs improvement
Okay
Good
Excellent
No opinion
7. Which of the last five years have you been to the Doniphan reunion? (Check all that apply)
2013 (Gary Logan)
2014 (Pam Cress)
2015 (Zach and Katie Harmon-McLaughlin)
2016 (Mike Hoffman)
2017 (David Nii)
8. The quality of a Midlands Mission Center reunion at Camp Doniphan is?
Needs improvement
Okay
Good
Excellent
No opinion
9. In the past five years, how often have you been to a CofC reunion outside MMC?
0
1
2
3
4
5 or more
10. When you have been at reunion in the past 5 years, how long did you normally stay?
All week long
Only some days
Only some nights
Only the evenings and/or afternoons
n.a.
11. At reunion I prefer to stay in
the main lodge
the lake or mini lodge
an RV camper or tent
a cabin
n.a.
12. Would your participation level in reunion INCREASE (if something changes)?
Not likely at all
Somewhat likely
Stay the Same
Probably
Very likely
I don't know
13. What needs to change for your participation to INCREASE?
14. Will your participation level in reunion DECREASE (if something changes)?
Not likely at all
Somewhat likely
Stay the Same
Probably
Very likely
I don't know
15. What would cause your participation to DECREASE?
16. The registration fee for a MMC reunion is
Inexpensive
Somewhat inexpensive
Reasonable
Somewhat expensive
Expensive
17. What would you like to have changed regarding the programming at a MMC reunion?
18. If MMC would stop offering reunion at a current campground would you go to another facility?
No
Likely not
Neutral
Probably
Definitely
No opinion
19. If so, where?

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20. How often did you participate in youth camps as a youth or CIT at Chihowa in the past 5 years
0 times
1 time
2 times
3 times
4 times
5 times or more
21. Will your participation level in youth camps at Chihowa change (if something changes)?
Not likely at all
Somewhat likely
Stay the Same
Probably
Very likely
I don't know
Not applicable
22. What needs to change for your participation to INCREASE?
23. What would cause your participation to DECREASE?
24. As a (grand)parent I find the price of a youth camp at Chihowa
Inexpensive
Somewhat inexpensive
Reasonable
Somewhat expensive
Expensive
no opinion
25. Who normally pays for the your participation at a youth camp at Chihowa (check all that apply)
myself
parents
grand parents
congregation
mission center campership
other

 top prev About CHIHOWA Campground next submit
26. The comfort at Camp Chihowa is
Too primitive
Can be somewhat improved
At my liking
Can be a bit lower
Too comfortable
I do not know
27. What changes would you like to see regarding the comfort at Camp Chihowa?
28. Do you believe that Camp Chihowa is an asset to the ministry of MMC?
Definitely not
Probably not
Unsure/Neutral
Probably yes
Definitely yes
29. How likely would you be to support Camp Chihowa financially (e.g. regular or ne-time contributions, donating items, special project donation, etc.)?
Definitely not
Probably not
Unsure/Neutral
Probably yes
Definitely yes
I already do
30. How likely would you be to support Camp Chihowa with your time (e.g. work days, fundraising, special projects, Board member, etc.)?
Definitely not
Probably not
Unsure/Neutral
Probably yes
Definitely yes
I already do

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31. The comfort at Camp Doniphan is
Too primitive
Can be somewhat improved
At my liking
Can be a bit lower
Too comfortable
I do not know
32. What changes would you like to see regarding the comfort at Camp Doniphan?
33. Do you believe that Doniphan Retreat Center is an asset to the ministry of MMC?
Definitely not
Probably not
Unsure/Neutral
Probably yes
Definitely yes
34. How likely would you be to support Doniphan Retreat Center financially (e.g. regular or ne-time contributions, donating items, special project donation, etc.)?
Definitely not
Probably not
Unsure/Neutral
Probably yes
Definitely yes
I already do
35. How likely would you be to support Doniphan Retreat Center with your time (e.g. work days, fundraising, special projects, Board member, etc.)?
Definitely not
Probably not
Unsure/Neutral
Probably yes
Definitely yes
I already do

 top prev About FUNDING for Camps and Campgrounds next submit
We are challenged by financial reality. Neither our reunions (revenue = fees + offerings) nor the campground (revenues based on campers x days) income has kept pace with expenses over the past decade. Here we display the accumulated gain/loss for our camps and campground funds.
Net Balance200920102011201220132014201520162017
Youth Camps 12,878 11,760 12,530 15,182 17,332 16,369 18,098 18,053 15,295
Reunions 3,671 2,315 905 -7,665 -21,966 -31,964 -36,926 -38,128 -43,054
Chihowa Campgrnd -56,566 -86,323 -110,080 -126,739 -147,329 -147,237 -149,797 -130,153 -119,158
Doniphan/CPCI -51,089 -27,458 -11,583 -96,349 -142,605 -114,873 -129,045 -139,018 -121,203


About FUNDING for Camps and Campgrounds
36. Should congregations budget a pledge to support the expenses of youth camps and reunions?
No
Likely not
Neutral
Probably
Definitely
No opinion
37. Should congregations budget a pledge to support the operation of campgrounds?
No
Likely not
Neutral
Probably
Definitely
No opinion
38. Should MMC add a budget line-item to support the expenses of youth camps and reunions?
No
Likely not
Neutral
Probably
Definitely
No opinion
39. Should MMC add a budget line-item to support the operation of campgrounds?
No
Likely not
Neutral
Probably
Definitely
No opinion
40. MMC should budget to help support the expense of:
Only youth camps
Only reunions
Both
Neither
No opinion
41. MMC should budget to help support the operation of:
only Camp Chihowa
only Doniphan Retreat Center
both
neither
no opinion
42. Would you be willing to donate to a campership fund managed by the mission center?
No
Likely not
Neutral
Probably
Definitely
I already do
No opinion
43. How much would you be willing to donate every year to such a campership fund?

 top prev Other Comments about Camps and Campgrounds
44. Do you have other comments regarding MMC, its camping programs and/or campgrounds?

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