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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boy Scouts of America, Long Beach Area Council

Prepared. For life.

four stars

97.82

401 East 37th Street Long Beach, CA 90807
tel: (562) 427-0911   Web Site
EIN: 95-1643981

Board Leadership
Michael Trainotti
Council President

CEO
John Fullerton
Scout Executive/CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.82 four stars
  Financial 96.92 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

96.92

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
83.7%
  Administrative Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.46
  Program Expenses Growth 6.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Long Beach Area Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Long Beach Area Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Long Beach Area Council (CA) 97.82 four stars
Adventure Unlimited (CO) 88.24 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Denver Area Council (CO) 88.45 three stars
Fiver Children's Foundation (NY) 90.17 four stars
Emily K Center (NC) 92.33 four stars

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Founded in 1919, the Long Beach Area Council prepares young people to make ethical choices over their lifetime by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. Scouts ages 6-21 give back over 35,000 hours of service annually to the greater Long Beach, Lakewood, Bellflower, Signal Hill, and Avalon communities. Changing lives through leadership, service, life skills, teamwork, and positive role models.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $881,597
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $42,095
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $923,692
   Program Service Revenue $678,181
Total Primary Revenue $1,601,873
   Other Revenue $390,825
TOTAL REVENUE $1,992,698
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,560,038
   Administrative Expenses $184,112
   Fundraising Expenses $60,740
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,804,890
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $187,808
   
Net Assets $9,526,232

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Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 97.82 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 98.18 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 87.19 three stars
2012-12 12/22/2014 83.87 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2014 82.09 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 95-1643981
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
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$127,515 7.06% John Fullerton Scout Executive/CEO

Founded in 1919, the Long Beach Area Council prepares young people to make ethical choices over their lifetime by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. Scouts ages 6-21 give back over 35,000 hours of service annually to the greater Long Beach, Lakewood, Bellflower, Signal Hill, and Avalon communities. Changing lives through leadership, service, life skills, teamwork, and positive role models.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Long Beach Area Council (CA) 97.82 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of Stamford (CT) 86.18 three stars
Girl Scouts of the USA (NY) 86.90 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of the East Valley (AZ) 90.18 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay (FL) 91.99 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boy Scouts of America, Long Beach Area Council
401 East 37th Street
Long Beach, CA 90807
tel: (562) 427-0911
fax: (562) 492-9437
EIN: 95-1643981

Mail donations to:
401 East 37th Street
Long Beach, CA 90807

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Board Leadership

Michael Trainotti
Council President

CEO

John Fullerton
Scout Executive/CEO

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