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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boy Scouts of America, Montana Council

Helping young people make ethical and moral decisions

four stars

94.74

820 17th Avenue South Great Falls, MT 59405
tel: (406) 761-6000   Web Site
EIN: 81-0343177

Board Leadership
Chuck Eubank, Jr.
President

CEO
Dirk Smith
Scout Executive, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.74 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Montana Council is to help young people make ethical and moral decisions over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Scout Law.

The mission of the Montana Council is to help young people make ethical and moral decisions over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Scout Law.

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Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
87.3%
  Administrative Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.00
  Program Expenses Growth 15.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Montana Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Montana Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Montana Council (MT) 94.74 four stars
Self Enhancement, Inc. (OR) 88.70 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Santa Monica (CA) 90.61 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh (PA) 91.15 four stars
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles (CA) 91.42 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,672,193
   Federated Campaigns $4,184
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $39,324
   Related Organizations $223,945
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,939,646
   Program Service Revenue $816,402
Total Primary Revenue $3,756,048
   Other Revenue $1,946,378
TOTAL REVENUE $5,702,426
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,934,027
   Administrative Expenses $156,357
   Fundraising Expenses $318,524
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,408,908
   
Payments to Affiliates $42,808
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,293,518
   
Net Assets $25,609,668

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
Scout Activities and Camping $3,934,027 100.0%

Ratings History
Boy Scouts of America, Montana Council has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 94.74 four stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 95.05 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 94.74 four stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 92.74 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.69 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 89.73 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 87.88 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 86.47 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 87.50 three stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 89.78 three stars
2010-12 08/01/2012 88.42 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 81-0343177
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 October, 1972
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$150,208 3.40% Jory Dellinger Interim Scout Executive
Other Salaries of Note
$143,691 3.25% Don Bean Former Scout Executive

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Montana Council (MT) 94.74 four stars
Streets Ministries (TN) 86.81 three stars
The Center for Teen Empowerment (MA) 90.43 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Atlanta Area Council (GA) 90.50 four stars
Friends of Island Academy (NY) 88.29 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boy Scouts of America, Montana Council
820 17th Avenue South
Great Falls, MT 59405
tel: (406) 761-6000
fax: (406) 761-4480
EIN: 81-0343177

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Board Leadership

Chuck Eubank, Jr.
President

CEO

Dirk Smith
Scout Executive, CEO

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