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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

W.D. Boyce Council Boy Scouts of America

Serving Youth in Central Illinois

three stars

86.68

614 NE Madison Avenue Peoria, IL 61603
tel: (309) 673-6136   Web Site
EIN: 37-0661188

Board Leadership
Mark Wylie
Council President

CEO
Lee Shaw Jr.
Scouting Executive, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.68 three stars
  Financial 84.71 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. We cover a majority of Central Illinois, from Lincoln to Ottawa, and Peoria to Bloomington. Over 19,000 youth are active in the W. D. Boyce Council. The Council includes 14 counties and is divided up into 4 districts - Crossroads, Heartland, Lowaneu, and Wotamalo. The Council also has a fifth district devoted to in-school character education and high school career opportunities called Exploring/Learning for Life.

The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. We cover a majority of Central Illinois, from Lincoln to Ottawa, and Peoria to Bloomington. Over 19,000 youth are active in the W. D. Boyce Council. The Council includes 14 counties and is divided up into 4 districts - Crossroads, Heartland, Lowaneu, and Wotamalo. The Council also has a fifth district devoted to in-school character education and high school career opportunities called Exploring/Learning for Life.

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Financial

three stars

84.71

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
84.0%
  Administrative Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.12
  Program Expenses Growth -1.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by W.D. Boyce Council Boy Scouts of America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by W.D. Boyce Council Boy Scouts of America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
W.D. Boyce Council Boy Scouts of America (IL) 86.68 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Hollywood (CA) 91.77 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Golden Spread Council (TX) 90.17 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Carolinas (NC) 87.01 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Santa Monica (CA) 90.61 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,087,200
   Federated Campaigns $227,002
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $621,468
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,935,670
   Program Service Revenue $441,796
Total Primary Revenue $2,377,466
   Other Revenue $686,635
TOTAL REVENUE $3,064,101
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,543,602
   Administrative Expenses $258,927
   Fundraising Expenses $281,300
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,083,829
   
Payments to Affiliates $45,358
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-19,728
   
Net Assets $4,786,191

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Support to Community Groups $2,329,605 91.6%
Ingersoll Scout Reservation $213,997 8.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/01/2019 86.68 three stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 37-0661188
Name in IRS Master File BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
(908) Patriotic activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA
Ruling Date November, 1965
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$63,692 2.06% Lee Shaw Scout Executive
Other Salaries of Note
$98,472 3.19% George D. Clay Former Scout Executive

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
W.D. Boyce Council Boy Scouts of America (IL) 86.68 three stars
Kare Youth League (CA) 87.13 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Bellevue (WA) 91.45 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta (GA) 88.70 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, South Florida Council (FL) 92.92 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

W.D. Boyce Council Boy Scouts of America
614 NE Madison Avenue
Peoria, IL 61603
tel: (309) 673-6136
EIN: 37-0661188

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Board Leadership

Mark Wylie
Council President

CEO

Lee Shaw Jr.
Scouting Executive, CEO

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