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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boy Scouts of America, Greater St. Louis Area Council

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three stars

86.08

4568 West Pine Boulevard St. Louis, MO 63108
tel: (314) 361-0600   Web Site
EIN: 43-0652676

CEO
Ron Green
Scout Executive

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.08 three stars
  Financial 94.88 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Greater St. Louis Area Council, Boy Scouts of America, is the foremost youth-serving organization in our community that develops character, citizenship, and fitness. The Council's four camps offer Scouts more than 8,000 acres of wilderness for a wide variety of outdoor programs including camping, hiking, swimming, boating, rappelling, rock climbing, ropes courses, and horseback riding. The Councils' geographic area includes 27 counties in Eastern Missouri and 10 in Southern Illinois. Approximately 56,000 young people participate in the Council's Scouting programs on an annual basis.

The Greater St. Louis Area Council, Boy Scouts of America, is the foremost youth-serving organization in our community that develops character, citizenship, and fitness. The Council's four camps offer Scouts more than 8,000 acres of wilderness for a wide variety of outdoor programs including camping, hiking, swimming, boating, rappelling, rock climbing, ropes courses, and horseback riding. The Councils' geographic area includes 27 counties in Eastern Missouri and 10 in Southern Illinois. Approximately 56,000 young people participate in the Council's Scouting programs on an annual basis.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of youth-led community service projects
226,077
This impact information is current as of July 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

94.88

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
84.6%
  Administrative Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.33
  Program Expenses Growth 12.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Greater St. Louis Area Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Greater St. Louis Area Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Greater St. Louis Area Council (MO) 86.08 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Carlsbad (CA) 90.21 four stars
Sheriff's Youth Foundation of Los Angeles County (CA) 87.30 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee (TN) 95.73 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta (GA) 96.21 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,631,351
   Federated Campaigns $1,839,154
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,096,577
   Related Organizations $1,553,998
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $13,121,080
   Program Service Revenue $3,124,081
Total Primary Revenue $16,245,161
   Other Revenue $2,489,250
TOTAL REVENUE $18,734,411
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $12,015,885
   Administrative Expenses $800,897
   Fundraising Expenses $1,344,503
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $14,161,285
   
Payments to Affiliates $95,248
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,573,126
   
Net Assets $27,761,858

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 $11,929,760 99.3%
Learning for Life $86,125 0.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 04/01/2019 86.08 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 84.96 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 84.45 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 83.83 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 84.70 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 84.15 three stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 83.90 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 81.45 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 88.54 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 87.50 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 89.65 three stars
2008-12 12/01/2009 90.08 four stars
2007-12 08/01/2009 86.57 three stars
2006-12 07/01/2008 76.24 two stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 81.87 three stars
2004-12 05/01/2006 80.10 three stars
2003-12 03/01/2005 83.67 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 43-0652676
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$424,526 2.99% Ronald S. Green Scout Executive, CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Greater St. Louis Area Council (MO) 86.08 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa Bay (FL) 90.53 four stars
Catholic Big Sisters & Big Brothers (NY) 87.63 three stars
Kare Youth League (CA) 86.10 three stars
Boy Scouts of America Ore-Ida Council (ID) 89.05 three stars

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Boy Scouts of America, Greater St. Louis Area Council
4568 West Pine Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63108
tel: (314) 361-0600
EIN: 43-0652676

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CEO

Ron Green
Scout Executive

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