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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

99.44

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

Board Leadership
Albert Guerra
Council President

CEO
John Fullerton
Scout Executive, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 99.44 four stars
  Financial 99.22 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

Financial

four stars

99.22

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
87.5%
  Administrative Expenses 9.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.24
  Program Expenses Growth 8.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.6%
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) 99.44 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Lowcountry (SC) 85.90 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Souhegan Valley (NH) 90.73 four stars
Girls Inc. of St. Louis (MO) 89.99 three stars
Publicolor (NY) 86.00 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $711,273
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $174,620
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $885,893
   Program Service Revenue $782,481
Total Primary Revenue $1,668,374
   Other Revenue $478,143
TOTAL REVENUE $2,146,517
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,083,491
   Administrative Expenses $232,197
   Fundraising Expenses $76,506
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,392,194
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-245,677
   
Net Assets $13,400,813

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Boy Scouts of America, Long Beach Area Council has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 05/01/2021 99.44 four stars
2018-12 11/01/2019 98.81 four stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 99.48 four stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 97.12 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 98.11 four stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 99.67 four stars
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
Ruling Date November, 1965
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$136,429 5.70% John Fullerton Scout Executive & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Long Beach Area Council (CA) 99.44 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Wake County (NC) 95.86 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Texas (TX) 85.90 three stars
Waltham Boys and Girls Club (MA) 89.90 three stars
Friends of the Children - Seattle (WA) 88.26 three 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

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Board Leadership

Albert Guerra
Council President

CEO

John Fullerton
Scout Executive, CEO

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