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Boy Scouts of America, Gulf Stream Council

Offering a unique experience for today's youth

three stars

88.14

8335 North Military Trail Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
tel: (561) 694-8585   Web Site
EIN: 59-0624407

Board Leadership
Karen Donnelly
President

CEO
Terrence Hamilton
Scout Executive, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.14 three stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Boy Scouts of America, Gulf Stream Council, chartered in 1914, currently serves over 7,000 Scouts and 2,700 adult volunteers in a seven county area including Palm Beach, Martin, St Lucie, Indian River, Okeechobee and Hendry counties in southeast Florida. Scouting is a year-round educational program designed to accomplish the aims of character development, citizenship training, and personal fitness through fun, adventure, service, achievement and leadership training. Scouting builds character and community through a variety of activities including camping, canoeing, hiking, sailing, community service projects, and more. These hands-on activities instill a sense of confidence, preparedness and honor in our kids.

Boy Scouts of America, Gulf Stream Council, chartered in 1914, currently serves over 7,000 Scouts and 2,700 adult volunteers in a seven county area including Palm Beach, Martin, St Lucie, Indian River, Okeechobee and Hendry counties in southeast Florida. Scouting is a year-round educational program designed to accomplish the aims of character development, citizenship training, and personal fitness through fun, adventure, service, achievement and leadership training. Scouting builds character and community through a variety of activities including camping, canoeing, hiking, sailing, community service projects, and more. These hands-on activities instill a sense of confidence, preparedness and honor in our kids.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Hours of volunteer service
77,682
Total number of organization members
8,309
This impact information is current as of January 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
88.1%
  Administrative Expenses 2.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.08
  Program Expenses Growth 5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 19.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Gulf Stream Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Gulf Stream Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Gulf Stream Council (FL) 88.14 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Northeast Georgia Council (GA) 86.62 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of the East Valley (AZ) 85.04 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Wyoming (WY) 86.34 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Cheyenne (WY) 90.04 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,004,298
   Federated Campaigns $42,095
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $229,224
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,275,617
   Program Service Revenue $1,061,395
Total Primary Revenue $2,337,012
   Other Revenue $400,414
TOTAL REVENUE $2,737,426
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,516,248
   Administrative Expenses $58,437
   Fundraising Expenses $232,370
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,807,055
   
Payments to Affiliates $36,338
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-69,629
   
Net Assets $4,641,615

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
Scouting $2,516,248 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 06/01/2019 88.14 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 86.31 three stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 87.68 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.59 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 83.16 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 81.74 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 79.63 two stars
2010-12 12/23/2011 82.11 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 77.85 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 72.50 two stars
2008-12 02/01/2010 82.67 three stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 87.65 three stars
2006-12 12/01/2007 93.90 four stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 90.98 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 59-0624407
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
$65,074 2.31% Terrence Hamilton CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$57,883 2.06% Jeffery Isaac CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Gulf Stream Council (FL) 88.14 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Santa Monica (CA) 90.61 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Benton Harbor (MI) 92.77 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Georgia (GA) 89.92 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Suncoast (FL) 94.07 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boy Scouts of America, Gulf Stream Council
8335 North Military Trail
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
tel: (561) 694-8585
fax: (561) 694-9050
EIN: 59-0624407

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Board Leadership

Karen Donnelly
President

CEO

Terrence Hamilton
Scout Executive, CEO

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