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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boy Scouts of America Sioux Council

Prepared. For Life.

three stars

85.37

800 N. West Avenue Sioux Falls, SD 57104
tel: (605) 361-2697   Web Site
EIN: 46-0224599

Board Leadership
Bill Lenker
President

CEO
Tom Smotherman
Scout Executive

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.37 three stars
  Financial 85.75 three 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.

The Boy Scouts of America Sioux Council prepares young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling them the values of the Scout Oath. The Sioux Council delivers the nation's foremost youth program of character development and values-based leadership training. Youth are exposed to a variety of activities that stimulate productive use of time, bonding with family and peers, strong connections to citizenship opportunities and positive values.

The Boy Scouts of America Sioux Council prepares young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling them the values of the Scout Oath. The Sioux Council delivers the nation's foremost youth program of character development and values-based leadership training. Youth are exposed to a variety of activities that stimulate productive use of time, bonding with family and peers, strong connections to citizenship opportunities and positive values.

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Financial

three stars

85.75

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)
95.3%
  Administrative Expenses 2.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.88
  Program Expenses Growth 1.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America Sioux Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America Sioux Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America Sioux Council (SD) 85.37 three stars
Figure Skating in Harlem (NY) 88.09 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Worcester (MA) 88.52 three stars
Camp Fire Green Country (OK) 87.59 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Heart of Virginia Council (VA) 86.89 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $766,027
   Federated Campaigns $286,980
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $71,250
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,124,257
   Program Service Revenue $559,771
Total Primary Revenue $1,684,028
   Other Revenue $610,548
TOTAL REVENUE $2,294,576
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,974,608
   Administrative Expenses $72,490
   Fundraising Expenses $55,921
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,103,019
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $191,557
   
Net Assets $2,445,484

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 Program $1,974,608 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 06/01/2019 85.37 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 87.25 three stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 89.13 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.11 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 83.48 three stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 87.94 three stars
2011-12 11/01/2013 86.04 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 46-0224599
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
$135,487 6.44% Thomas Smotherman Jr. Scout Executive

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America Sioux Council (SD) 85.37 three stars
The Center for Teen Empowerment (MA) 90.43 four stars
Emily K Center (NC) 91.11 four stars
Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys (MN) 87.18 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade (FL) 88.73 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boy Scouts of America Sioux Council
800 N. West Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
tel: (605) 361-2697
fax: (605) 361-2381
EIN: 46-0224599

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Board Leadership

Bill Lenker
President

CEO

Tom Smotherman
Scout Executive

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