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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boy Scouts of America Blue Ridge Council

Prepared. For Life.

three stars

86.03

One Park Plaza Greenville, SC 29607
tel: (864) 233-8363   Web Site
EIN: 57-0314427

Board Leadership
Mac McLean
President

CEO
Greg Balog
Scout Executive

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.03 three stars
  Financial 87.16 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Boy Scouts of America Blue Ridge Council prepares young people to make ethical choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. The Blue Ridge Council serves eight counties in the Upstate of South Carolina. In the future, Scouting will continue to: offer young people responsible fun and adventure; instill in young people lifetime values and develop in them ethical character as expressed in the Scout Oath and Law; and train young people in citizenship, service, and leadership.

Boy Scouts of America Blue Ridge Council prepares young people to make ethical choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. The Blue Ridge Council serves eight counties in the Upstate of South Carolina. In the future, Scouting will continue to: offer young people responsible fun and adventure; instill in young people lifetime values and develop in them ethical character as expressed in the Scout Oath and Law; and train young people in citizenship, service, and leadership.

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Financial

three stars

87.16

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
87.8%
  Administrative Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.23
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.77
  Program Expenses Growth 1.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America Blue Ridge Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America Blue Ridge Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America Blue Ridge Council (SC) 86.03 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Grand Canyon Council (AZ) 87.96 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest Washington (WA) 91.51 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa (IA) 88.95 three stars
Our Piece of the Pie (CT) 88.22 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $621,363
   Federated Campaigns $174,526
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $795,889
   Program Service Revenue $680,809
Total Primary Revenue $1,476,698
   Other Revenue $382,859
TOTAL REVENUE $1,859,557
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,912,697
   Administrative Expenses $51,879
   Fundraising Expenses $200,613
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,165,189
   
Payments to Affiliates $30,836
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-305,632
   
Net Assets $3,876,624

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 $1,898,869 99.3%
Direct Assistance to Needy Individuals $13,828 0.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 11/01/2019 86.03 three stars
2017-12 11/01/2018 85.14 three stars
2016-12 09/01/2017 83.37 three stars
2015-12 11/01/2016 83.70 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 83.70 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 76.71 two stars
2013-12 09/01/2014 84.35 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 57-0314427
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
$177,766 8.21% Mike Butler Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America Blue Ridge Council (SC) 86.03 three stars
DREAM (NY) 94.95 four stars
Mecklenburg County Council Boy Scouts of America (NC) 87.05 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Orange County Council (CA) 91.60 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of Henderson County (NC) 87.67 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boy Scouts of America Blue Ridge Council
One Park Plaza
Greenville, SC 29607
tel: (864) 233-8363
fax: (864) 233-2424
EIN: 57-0314427

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Board Leadership

Mac McLean
President

CEO

Greg Balog
Scout Executive

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