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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boy Scouts of America, Boston Minuteman Council

Providing quality youth programs

three stars

86.46

411 Unquity Road Milton, MA 02186
tel: (617) 615-0004   Web Site
EIN: 04-3184713

Board Leadership
Scott Sanborn
President

CEO
Chuck Eaton
Scout Executive, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.46 three stars
  Financial 93.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 82.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

93.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

82.00

This rating was published 03/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
84.8%
  Administrative Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.53
  Program Expenses Growth 5.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Boston Minuteman Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Boston Minuteman Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Boston Minuteman Council (MA) 86.46 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Collin County (TX) 88.31 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver (CO) 91.04 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Mason-Dixon Council (MD) 88.06 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of San Marcos (CA) 90.70 four stars

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The Boston Minuteman Council serves over 8,000 youth in the City of Boston and 32 additional cities and towns within Greater Boston. The council is divided into three districts: Lintlock District, Sons of Liberty District, and Great Blue Hill District. We promote the ability of youth to do things for themselves and others, to train them in scout craft, and to teach them patriotism, courage, self-reliance, and kindred virtues. This is done though activities, organization, and cooperation.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,503,651
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $358,740
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,862,391
   Program Service Revenue $1,022,826
Total Primary Revenue $2,885,217
   Other Revenue $711,478
TOTAL REVENUE $3,596,695
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,536,198
   Administrative Expenses $184,369
   Fundraising Expenses $255,014
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,975,581
   
Payments to Affiliates $43,840
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $621,114
   
Net Assets $11,639,376

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
Camping $2,536,198 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 03/01/2017 86.46 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.07 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 84.66 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 89.01 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 86.58 three stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 83.19 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 04-3184713
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
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 Deductibility not specified
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$182,500 6.13% Charles Eaton Scout Executive

The Boston Minuteman Council serves over 8,000 youth in the City of Boston and 32 additional cities and towns within Greater Boston. The council is divided into three districts: Lintlock District, Sons of Liberty District, and Great Blue Hill District. We promote the ability of youth to do things for themselves and others, to train them in scout craft, and to teach them patriotism, courage, self-reliance, and kindred virtues. This is done though activities, organization, and cooperation.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Boston Minuteman Council (MA) 86.46 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Carlsbad (CA) 93.73 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Wichita Falls (TX) 87.22 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Greater New York Councils (NY) 89.24 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Connecticut Yankee Council (CT) 85.64 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boy Scouts of America, Boston Minuteman Council
411 Unquity Road
Milton, MA 02186
tel: (617) 615-0004
fax: (617) 615-0005
EIN: 04-3184713

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Board Leadership

Scott Sanborn
President

CEO

Chuck Eaton
Scout Executive, CEO

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