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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Mid-Iowa Council, Boy Scouts of America

Be Prepared

two stars

77.80

6123 Scout Trail Des Moines, IA 50321
tel: (515) 266-2135   Web Site
EIN: 42-0981715

Board Leadership
Jack Hilmes
President

CEO
Matt Hill
Scout Executive

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.80 two stars
  Financial 69.40 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1970, the Mid-Iowa Council Boy Scouts of America provides a program for boys and young adults to build character, to train in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and to develop physical and mental fitness. Scouting stresses character, leadership, community service, and environmental stewardship. It also instills a sense of achievement for youth of all races and economic backgrounds.

Founded in 1970, the Mid-Iowa Council Boy Scouts of America provides a program for boys and young adults to build character, to train in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and to develop physical and mental fitness. Scouting stresses character, leadership, community service, and environmental stewardship. It also instills a sense of achievement for youth of all races and economic backgrounds.

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Financial

one star

69.40

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

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)
65.4%
  Administrative Expenses 22.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.41
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.49
  Program Expenses Growth -2.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mid-Iowa Council, Boy Scouts of America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mid-Iowa Council, Boy Scouts of America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mid-Iowa Council, Boy Scouts of America (IA) 77.80 two stars
Camp Beech Cliff (ME) 85.29 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles (CA) 86.66 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade (FL) 88.73 three stars
Girls Inc. of Sarasota County (FL) 95.54 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $867,922
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $867,922
   Program Service Revenue $511,550
Total Primary Revenue $1,379,472
   Other Revenue $939,290
TOTAL REVENUE $2,318,762
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,910,675
   Administrative Expenses $613,622
   Fundraising Expenses $345,007
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,869,304
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-550,542
   
Net Assets $19,447,658

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 and Other Scout Activities $1,910,675 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 77.80 two stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 80.64 three stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 79.31 two stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 81.94 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 81.90 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 84.49 three stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 85.67 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 42-0981715
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 (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
$72,450 2.52% Steven Matthew Hill Secretary
Other Salaries of Note
$94,500 3.29% Robert Hopper Secretary

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mid-Iowa Council, Boy Scouts of America (IA) 77.80 two stars
Boy Scouts of America, Montana Council (MT) 94.74 four stars
Girl Scouts of Central Maryland (MD) 85.29 three stars
Brigade Boys & Girls Club (NC) 89.86 three stars
Emily K Center (NC) 92.08 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Mid-Iowa Council, Boy Scouts of America
6123 Scout Trail
Des Moines, IA 50321
tel: (515) 266-2135
fax: (515) 285-3125
EIN: 42-0981715

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Board Leadership

Jack Hilmes
President

CEO

Matt Hill
Scout Executive

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