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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boy Scouts of America, Twin Rivers Council

Prepared. For life.

three stars

83.70

253 Washington Avenue Extension Albany, NY 12205
tel: (518) 869-6436   Web Site
EIN: 14-1340028

Board Leadership
Ken Clough
President

CEO
Mark Switzer
Scout Executive, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.70 three stars
  Financial 82.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Boy Scouts of America, Twin Rivers Council provides youth with an opportunity to try new things, provide service to others, build self-confidence, and reinforce ethical standards. These opportunities not only help them when they are young, but carry forward into their adult lives. The skills they learn in Scouting help them overcome obstacles and challenges with courage and character throughout their lives.

The Boy Scouts of America, Twin Rivers Council provides youth with an opportunity to try new things, provide service to others, build self-confidence, and reinforce ethical standards. These opportunities not only help them when they are young, but carry forward into their adult lives. The skills they learn in Scouting help them overcome obstacles and challenges with courage and character throughout their lives.

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Financial

three stars

82.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
94.0%
  Administrative Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.68
  Program Expenses Growth -4.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Twin Rivers Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Twin Rivers Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Twin Rivers Council (NY) 83.70 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Ada County (ID) 93.90 four stars
Girl Scouts of the USA (NY) 92.38 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Florida (FL) 93.83 four stars
Rancho Cielo Youth Campus (CA) 88.14 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $259,614
   Federated Campaigns $9,630
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $269,244
   Program Service Revenue $1,016,653
Total Primary Revenue $1,285,897
   Other Revenue $1,288,843
TOTAL REVENUE $2,574,740
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,796,008
   Administrative Expenses $53,652
   Fundraising Expenses $63,116
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,912,776
   
Payments to Affiliates $18,050
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $661,964
   
Net Assets $1,359,156

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 $1,796,008 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 83.70 three stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 85.89 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 85.38 three stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 84.55 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 84.46 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 80.66 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 81.79 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 80.59 three stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 79.70 two stars
2010-12 10/01/2012 82.70 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 14-1340028
Name in IRS Master File BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA
NTEE Code O41
NTEE Classification Boy Scouts of America
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (200) Business promotion (chamber of commerce, business league, etc.
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
$117,973 6.16% Mark Switzer Council Executive

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Twin Rivers Council (NY) 83.70 three stars
Operation Shoestring (MS) 94.49 four stars
Agape (GA) 90.97 four stars
Kare Youth League (CA) 87.13 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Laurel Highlands Council (PA) 89.02 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boy Scouts of America, Twin Rivers Council
253 Washington Avenue Extension
Albany, NY 12205
tel: (518) 869-6436
fax: (518) 869-6439
EIN: 14-1340028

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Board Leadership

Ken Clough
President

CEO

Mark Switzer
Scout Executive, CEO

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