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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boy Scouts of America, Hawk Mountain Council

Providing quality youth programs

three stars

86.19

5027 Pottsville Pike Reading, PA 19605
tel: (610) 926-3406   Web Site
EIN: 23-1352047

Board Leadership
Thomas E. Kauffman
President

CEO
James Milham
Scout Executive

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.19 three stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/20/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Hawk Mountain Council is chartered by the Boy Scouts of America to serve Berks County, Schuylkill County, and part of Carbon County, and serves nearly 6,000 youth members and over 4,000 adult leaders. Hawk Mountain Council maintains a year around camp, Hawk Mountain Scout Reservation, 700 acres of forest, lake and streams, dedicated to offering Scouts the chance to experience the beauty of the out-of-doors. These facilities are for use by Scouts and Scouters from the Hawk Mountain Council and visiting units from outside our Council. Non-Scouting groups are also welcome to utilize our facilities. In addition to year-round camping, the camp is the center for training adult leaders in the programs of Cub Scouting, Boy Scouting, Venturing and Commissioner Service.

The Hawk Mountain Council is chartered by the Boy Scouts of America to serve Berks County, Schuylkill County, and part of Carbon County, and serves nearly 6,000 youth members and over 4,000 adult leaders. Hawk Mountain Council maintains a year around camp, Hawk Mountain Scout Reservation, 700 acres of forest, lake and streams, dedicated to offering Scouts the chance to experience the beauty of the out-of-doors. These facilities are for use by Scouts and Scouters from the Hawk Mountain Council and visiting units from outside our Council. Non-Scouting groups are also welcome to utilize our facilities. In addition to year-round camping, the camp is the center for training adult leaders in the programs of Cub Scouting, Boy Scouting, Venturing and Commissioner Service.

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Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 12/20/2019 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)
90.2%
  Administrative Expenses 5.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.46
  Program Expenses Growth -1.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Hawk Mountain Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Hawk Mountain Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Hawk Mountain Council (PA) 86.19 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County (FL) 95.47 four stars
Rodeheaver Boys Ranch (FL) 97.86 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of Burlington (VT) 86.48 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh (PA) 87.14 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $313,402
   Federated Campaigns $314,520
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $323,523
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $951,445
   Program Service Revenue $895,217
Total Primary Revenue $1,846,662
   Other Revenue $598,525
TOTAL REVENUE $2,445,187
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,224,610
   Administrative Expenses $136,714
   Fundraising Expenses $155,316
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,516,640
   
Payments to Affiliates $27,441
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-71,453
   
Net Assets $8,931,984

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 $2,224,610 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/20/2019 86.19 three stars
2017-12 02/01/2019 88.92 three stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 87.64 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 88.58 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.53 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 82.24 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 85.09 three stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 85.69 three stars
2011-12 12/01/2012 87.88 three stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 90.32 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 90.77 four 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 23-1352047
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
$195,000 7.74% James T. Milham Jr. Scout Executive

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Hawk Mountain Council (PA) 86.19 three stars
Boys and Girls Clubs of Skagit County (WA) 90.20 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Bay County (FL) 89.96 three stars
South Asian Youth Action (NY) 95.34 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Lowcountry (SC) 88.27 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boy Scouts of America, Hawk Mountain Council
5027 Pottsville Pike
Reading, PA 19605
tel: (610) 926-3406
fax: (610) 926-4965
EIN: 23-1352047

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Board Leadership

Thomas E. Kauffman
President

CEO

James Milham
Scout Executive

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