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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boy Scouts of America, Atlanta Area Council

Prepared. For Life.

89.70

1800 Circle 75 Parkway, SE Atlanta, GA 30339
tel: (770) 989-8820   Web Site
EIN: 58-0566122

Board Leadership
Mike Doss
President of the Board

CEO
Tracy Techau
Scout Executive, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.70
  Financial 90.46
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Atlanta Area Council provides character education programs to community organizations in 13 counties for boys and young men in the first grade through age 20, and young women, in ninth grade through age 20. The Council trains young people in leadership and responsibilities of participation in American citizenship, while developing personal and moral fitness. Scouting promises experiences and opportunities that develop mature, strong, and resourceful adults. The Boys Scouts of America, Atlanta Area Council covers 13 metro-Atlanta Counties: Carroll, Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, DeKalb, Douglas, Fulton, Gwinnett, Haralson, Newton, Paulding, Pickens, Rockdale.

The Atlanta Area Council provides character education programs to community organizations in 13 counties for boys and young men in the first grade through age 20, and young women, in ninth grade through age 20. The Council trains young people in leadership and responsibilities of participation in American citizenship, while developing personal and moral fitness. Scouting promises experiences and opportunities that develop mature, strong, and resourceful adults. The Boys Scouts of America, Atlanta Area Council covers 13 metro-Atlanta Counties: Carroll, Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, DeKalb, Douglas, Fulton, Gwinnett, Haralson, Newton, Paulding, Pickens, Rockdale.

Financial

90.46

Accountability & Transparency

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 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)
87.3%
  Administrative Expenses 3.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.53
  Program Expenses Growth 4.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Atlanta Area Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Atlanta Area Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Atlanta Area Council (GA) 89.70
Boys & Girls Club of Henderson County (NC) 88.99
Boy Scouts of America East Carolina Council (NC) 85.98
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa (IA) 88.67
Georgia Campaign for Adolescent Power & Potential (GA) 85.47

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,176,492
   Federated Campaigns $445,095
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,052,056
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,673,643
   Program Service Revenue $3,507,028
Total Primary Revenue $11,180,671
   Other Revenue $3,048,997
TOTAL REVENUE $14,229,668
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,684,688
   Administrative Expenses $584,958
   Fundraising Expenses $1,247,007
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,516,653
   
Payments to Affiliates $101,206
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $713,015
   
Net Assets $77,736,154

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 and Field Services $7,645,895 65.4%
Camping $3,460,090 29.6%
Council and District Activities $578,703 5.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 89.70
2018-12 05/01/2020 90.50
2017-12 04/01/2019 90.69
2016-12 06/01/2018 86.80
2015-12 07/01/2017 88.70
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.46
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 84.79
2013-12 05/01/2015 87.49
2012-12 02/01/2014 82.12
2011-12 04/01/2013 83.24
2010-12 03/01/2012 83.98
2009-12 09/20/2011 83.60
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 81.32
2008-12 03/01/2010 85.50
2007-12 07/01/2009 81.23
2006-12 05/01/2008 75.55
2005-12 03/01/2007 75.70
2004-12 04/01/2006 79.61
2003-12 03/01/2005 78.76
2002-12 05/01/2004 85.13

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 58-0566122
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
$459,042 3.39% Tracy Techau Scout Executive, CEO, Secretary

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Atlanta Area Council (GA) 89.70
Susquehanna Council Boy Scouts of America (PA) 85.86
Boy Scouts of America Sioux Council (SD) 87.52
The Brotherhood/Sister Sol (NY) 91.35
Kare Youth League (CA) 87.21

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Charity Contact Info

Boy Scouts of America, Atlanta Area Council
1800 Circle 75 Parkway, SE
Atlanta, GA 30339
tel: (770) 989-8820
EIN: 58-0566122

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Board Leadership

Mike Doss
President of the Board

CEO

Tracy Techau
Scout Executive, CEO

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