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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boy Scouts of America, Crossroads of America Council

Developing character and personal fitness for boys and girls

three stars

86.97

7125 Fall Creek Road North Indianapolis, IN 46256
tel: (317) 813-7125   Web Site
EIN: 35-0867962

Board Leadership
Robert A. Palmer
President

CEO
Patrick Sterrett
Scout Executive

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.97 three stars
  Financial 89.30 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Boy Scouts of America prepares young people to make ethical choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. The Crossroads of America Council aims to beneficially involve every eligible child and their family in the fun and adventure of our programs. We will provide extraordinary youth development programs that: strengthen values, develop leadership skills, provide lifelong learning, and instill the habit of service to others.

The Boy Scouts of America prepares young people to make ethical choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. The Crossroads of America Council aims to beneficially involve every eligible child and their family in the fun and adventure of our programs. We will provide extraordinary youth development programs that: strengthen values, develop leadership skills, provide lifelong learning, and instill the habit of service to others.

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Financial

three stars

89.30

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

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)
88.9%
  Administrative Expenses 3.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.92
  Program Expenses Growth 1.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Crossroads of America Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Crossroads of America Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Crossroads of America Council (IN) 86.97 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa (IA) 88.95 three stars
Girl Scouts of Central Maryland (MD) 85.53 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Ada County (ID) 85.69 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Hawk Mountain Council (PA) 88.58 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,305,858
   Federated Campaigns $699,821
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,019,165
   Related Organizations $401,530
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $9,426,374
   Program Service Revenue $2,456,179
Total Primary Revenue $11,882,553
   Other Revenue $2,288,270
TOTAL REVENUE $14,170,823
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,625,005
   Administrative Expenses $242,447
   Fundraising Expenses $672,553
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,540,005
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,630,818
   
Net Assets $28,006,423

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 $5,615,960 65.1%
Summer Day and Resident Camps $2,274,158 26.4%
After-School Program $657,314 7.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 05/01/2017 86.97 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.51 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 82.12 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 81.35 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 83.71 three stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 86.83 three stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 84.99 three stars
2008-12 09/20/2011 87.93 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2008-12 05/01/2010 86.96 three stars
2007-12 07/01/2009 80.37 three stars
2006-12 12/01/2007 78.66 two stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 82.09 three stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 75.73 two stars
2003-12 02/01/2005 80.63 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 35-0867962
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
$260,988 2.73% Patrick Sterrett Scout Executive

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Crossroads of America Council (IN) 86.97 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich (CT) 93.07 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Indiana (IN) 91.84 four stars
Peter Westbrook Foundation (NY) 85.06 three stars
Trail Blazers (NY) 92.92 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boy Scouts of America, Crossroads of America Council
7125 Fall Creek Road North
Indianapolis, IN 46256
tel: (317) 813-7125
fax: (317) 813-7126
EIN: 35-0867962

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Board Leadership

Robert A. Palmer
President

CEO

Patrick Sterrett
Scout Executive

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