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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boy Scouts of America, Heart of Virginia Council

Character building, citizenship and personal fitness training for youth of all ages

three stars

87.51

4015 Fitzhugh Avenue Richmond, VA 23230
tel: (804) 355-4306   Web Site
EIN: 54-0505872

Board Leadership
Gordon W. Fruetel
President

CEO
George M. McGovern
Scout Executive

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.51 three stars
  Financial 86.19 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. In 1913, the Heart of Virginia Council was chartered by John Stewart Bryan and D. W. Durrett, who served as first Council President and Council Commissioner, respectively. We provide character building, citizenship and personal fitness training for youth of all ages.

The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. In 1913, the Heart of Virginia Council was chartered by John Stewart Bryan and D. W. Durrett, who served as first Council President and Council Commissioner, respectively. We provide character building, citizenship and personal fitness training for youth of all ages.

Financial

three stars

86.19

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
81.8%
  Administrative Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.19
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.61
  Program Expenses Growth 2.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Heart of Virginia Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Heart of Virginia Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Heart of Virginia Council (VA) 87.51 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Pawtucket (RI) 89.01 three stars
Sitar Arts Center (DC) 88.36 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Hawk Mountain Council (PA) 88.92 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Corvallis (OR) 88.50 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,853,157
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,853,157
   Program Service Revenue $1,242,586
Total Primary Revenue $4,095,743
   Other Revenue $1,062,694
TOTAL REVENUE $5,158,437
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,276,973
   Administrative Expenses $237,195
   Fundraising Expenses $442,058
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,956,226
   
Payments to Affiliates $52,366
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,202,211
   
Net Assets $10,821,701

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 $2,082,610 63.6%
Camping $902,118 27.5%
Training and Support to Adult Volunteers $45,814 1.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 02/01/2019 87.51 three stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 85.45 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 87.05 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.17 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 83.92 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 88.19 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 87.00 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 84.34 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 87.50 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 82.45 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 76.96 two stars
2008-12 03/01/2010 88.56 three stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 85.39 three stars
2006-12 08/01/2008 83.53 three stars
2005-12 11/01/2006 93.87 four stars
2004-12 10/01/2005 85.49 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 54-0505872
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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$173,566 4.38% Bradford Nesheim Secretary

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Heart of Virginia Council (VA) 87.51 three stars
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Boys & Girls Clubs of Snohomish County (WA) 94.67 four stars
Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters (CT) 91.06 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County (FL) 91.51 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boy Scouts of America, Heart of Virginia Council
4015 Fitzhugh Avenue
Richmond, VA 23230
tel: (804) 355-4306
fax: (804) 353-6109
EIN: 54-0505872

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 6809
Richmond, VA 23230

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Board Leadership

Gordon W. Fruetel
President

CEO

George M. McGovern
Scout Executive

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