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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boy Scouts of America, Blackhawk Area Council

Serving scouts in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin

three stars

81.04

2820 McFarland Road Rockford, IL 61107
tel: (815) 397-0210   Web Site
EIN: 36-2169127

Board Leadership
Kristopher Tumilowicz
President

CEO
Scott W. Seibert
Scout Executive

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.04 three stars
  Financial 86.24 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 77.00 two stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Boy Scouts of America, Blackhawk Area Council is to positively change lives of those we serve with membership opportunities in quality programs of character and leadership development. The Boy Scouts of America is the nation's foremost youth program of character development and values-based leadership training. The Blackhawk Area Council creates the best scouting in America with trained adult and youth leaders providing quality program and membership opportunities. Scouting strengthens families and connects youth to the communities in which they live. The Council provides Scouting services to over 15,000 youth in twelve counties of northern Illinois and parts of southern Wisconsin.

The mission of the Boy Scouts of America, Blackhawk Area Council is to positively change lives of those we serve with membership opportunities in quality programs of character and leadership development. The Boy Scouts of America is the nation's foremost youth program of character development and values-based leadership training. The Blackhawk Area Council creates the best scouting in America with trained adult and youth leaders providing quality program and membership opportunities. Scouting strengthens families and connects youth to the communities in which they live. The Council provides Scouting services to over 15,000 youth in twelve counties of northern Illinois and parts of southern Wisconsin.

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Financial

three stars

86.24

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

77.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
89.7%
  Administrative Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.61
  Program Expenses Growth 0.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Blackhawk Area Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Blackhawk Area Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Blackhawk Area Council (IL) 81.04 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Virginia Peninsula (VA) 96.46 four stars
Kentucky 4-H Foundation (KY) 88.38 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago (IL) 90.46 four stars
Caldera (OR) 85.98 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $791,944
   Federated Campaigns $70,227
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $71,348
   Related Organizations $48,247
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $981,766
   Program Service Revenue $640,337
Total Primary Revenue $1,622,103
   Other Revenue $773,143
TOTAL REVENUE $2,395,246
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,057,951
   Administrative Expenses $106,143
   Fundraising Expenses $157,071
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,321,165
   
Payments to Affiliates $26,429
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $74,081
   
Net Assets $10,595,116

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
Comprehensive Youth Development $2,057,951 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 81.04 three stars
2017-12 08/01/2019 82.60 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 82.08 three stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 82.18 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 80.09 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 75.80 two stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 89.35 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 85.04 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 86.68 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 88.56 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 85.26 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 90.43 four stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 82.99 three stars
2007-12 06/01/2009 85.27 three stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 85.73 three stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 89.36 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 36-2169127
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
$155,769 6.71% Scott Seibert Scout Executive

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Blackhawk Area Council (IL) 81.04 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Central Minnesota Council (MN) 90.27 four stars
Friends of the Children, Portland (OR) 90.68 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Coronado Area Council (KS) 89.25 three stars
Boy Scouts of America Blue Ridge Council (SC) 86.03 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boy Scouts of America, Blackhawk Area Council
2820 McFarland Road
Rockford, IL 61107
tel: (815) 397-0210
fax: (815) 397-7306
EIN: 36-2169127

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Board Leadership

Kristopher Tumilowicz
President

CEO

Scott W. Seibert
Scout Executive

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