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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boy Scouts of America, Lincoln Heritage Council

Prepared. For Life.

three stars

80.18

12001 Sycamore Station Place Louisville, KY 40299
tel: (877) 334-2674   Web Site
EIN: 61-0445839

Board Leadership
Mac Barr
Council Chair

CEO
Jason Pierce
Scout Executive

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.18 three stars
  Financial 83.99 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 77.00 two stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Serving 36,000 youth and volunteers throughout 64 counties in Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois and Tennessee, the Lincoln Heritage Council, Boy Scouts of America, works to foster the character development, worldwide citizenship, and the moral, mental and physical fitness of young people. We offer traditional programs, such as Cub Scout packs, Boy Scout troops and Venture crews, and innovative outreach programs that serve youth with disabilities and urban youth. The council prepares young people to be Prepared. For Life. and to make lifelong ethical choices by instilling the values found in the Scout Oath and Law.

Serving 36,000 youth and volunteers throughout 64 counties in Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois and Tennessee, the Lincoln Heritage Council, Boy Scouts of America, works to foster the character development, worldwide citizenship, and the moral, mental and physical fitness of young people. We offer traditional programs, such as Cub Scout packs, Boy Scout troops and Venture crews, and innovative outreach programs that serve youth with disabilities and urban youth. The council prepares young people to be Prepared. For Life. and to make lifelong ethical choices by instilling the values found in the Scout Oath and Law.

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Financial

three stars

83.99

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

77.00

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)
79.0%
  Administrative Expenses 11.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.61
  Program Expenses Growth -0.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Lincoln Heritage Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Lincoln Heritage Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Lincoln Heritage Council (KY) 80.18 three stars
Girls Inc. of New Hampshire (NH) 87.45 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of South Central Kansas (KS) 85.98 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Virginia Peninsula (VA) 96.46 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Mason-Dixon Council (MD) 88.24 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,429,004
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $365,697
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,794,701
   Program Service Revenue $1,292,932
Total Primary Revenue $3,087,633
   Other Revenue $1,882,609
TOTAL REVENUE $4,970,242
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,092,288
   Administrative Expenses $619,784
   Fundraising Expenses $456,559
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,168,631
   
Payments to Affiliates $76,641
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-198,389
   
Net Assets $27,317,947

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 $1,206,874 29.5%
Other Scouting Activities $194,537 4.8%
National Scouting Activities $25,948 0.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 80.18 three stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 82.00 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 82.24 three stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 82.98 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 80.88 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 05/01/2015 80.09 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 83.42 three stars
2011-12 09/01/2013 81.31 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 61-0445839
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
(922) Endowment fund or financial services
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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
$200,109 3.87% Jason Pierce Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Lincoln Heritage Council (KY) 80.18 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, National Capital Area Council (MD) 97.41 four stars
YouthBuild USA (MA) 87.62 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Maine (ME) 91.64 four stars
Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta (GA) 93.57 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boy Scouts of America, Lincoln Heritage Council
12001 Sycamore Station Place
Louisville, KY 40299
tel: (877) 334-2674
fax: (502) 361-7899
EIN: 61-0445839

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Board Leadership

Mac Barr
Council Chair

CEO

Jason Pierce
Scout Executive

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