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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boy Scouts of America, Chief Seattle Council

Providing quality youth programs

four stars

90.70

3120 Rainier Avenue South P.O. Box 440408
Seattle, WA 98114
tel: (206) 725-5200   Web Site
EIN: 91-0569878

Board Leadership
Brian Bogen
President

CEO
Mike Quirk
Scout Executive

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.70 four stars
  Financial 89.57 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

89.57

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
80.4%
  Administrative Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.59
  Program Expenses Growth 0.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Chief Seattle Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Chief Seattle Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Chief Seattle Council (WA) 90.70 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Tidewater Council (VA) 85.88 three stars
Self Enhancement, Inc. (OR) 85.27 three stars
Adolescent Counseling Services (CA) 94.07 four stars
Sheriff's Youth Foundation of Los Angeles County (CA) 90.75 four stars

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The Boy Scouts of America, Chief Seattle Council, is the Seattle council of the national Boy Scouts of America organization. The council's primary purpose is to organize and supervise the scouting program. The scouting program provides education for youth and youth adults led by trained volunteers. This is accomplished through community service, character building, citizenship training, career exploration and high adventure programs. The Chief Seattle Council service area includes Clallam, Jefferson, King, Kitsap and North Mason counties.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,683,917
   Federated Campaigns $249,590
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $837,371
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,770,878
   Program Service Revenue $2,132,492
Total Primary Revenue $4,903,370
   Other Revenue $1,756,249
TOTAL REVENUE $6,659,619
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,328,641
   Administrative Expenses $808,772
   Fundraising Expenses $565,699
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,703,112
   
Payments to Affiliates $83,062
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-43,493
   
Net Assets $37,525,134

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 & Camping $3,090,343 58.0%
Cub Scouts $1,910,205 35.8%
Venturing Program $276,255 5.2%

Ratings History
Boy Scouts of America, Chief Seattle Council has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 05/01/2017 90.70 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.82 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 91.62 four stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 86.50 three stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 88.62 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 90.41 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 90.24 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 88.11 three stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 78.59 two stars
2007-12 08/01/2009 81.86 three stars
2006-12 07/01/2008 93.46 four stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 90.66 four stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 92.11 four stars
2003-12 12/01/2004 79.74 two stars
2002-12 01/01/2004 93.80 four stars
2001-12 02/05/2003 88.91 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 91-0569878
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$223,542 3.33% Michael Quirk Scout Executive, CEO

The Boy Scouts of America, Chief Seattle Council, is the Seattle council of the national Boy Scouts of America organization. The council's primary purpose is to organize and supervise the scouting program. The scouting program provides education for youth and youth adults led by trained volunteers. This is accomplished through community service, character building, citizenship training, career exploration and high adventure programs. The Chief Seattle Council service area includes Clallam, Jefferson, King, Kitsap and North Mason counties.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Chief Seattle Council (WA) 90.70 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Indiana (IN) 91.53 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Virginia (VA) 91.00 four stars
Adolescent Counseling Services (CA) 94.07 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Central Minnesota Council (MN) 90.20 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boy Scouts of America, Chief Seattle Council
3120 Rainier Avenue South
P.O. Box 440408
Seattle, WA 98114
tel: (206) 725-5200
fax: (206) 721-8985
EIN: 91-0569878

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Board Leadership

Brian Bogen
President

CEO

Mike Quirk
Scout Executive

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