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Boy Scouts of America, Southwest Florida Council

Timeless values

four stars

92.74

1801 Boy Scout Drive Fort Myers, FL 33907
tel: (800) 269-8072   Web Site
EIN: 59-1150488

Board Leadership
David Dale
President

CEO
Greg Graham
Scout Executive & CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.74 four stars
  Financial 92.49 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Boy Scouts of America, Southwest Florida Council, chartered in 1929, prepares young people to make ethical choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. The Southwest Florida Council provides a program that is fun for all eligible youth in our Council; and through the values of the Scout Oath and Law develops them into the future leaders of our communities. The Council currently has over 32,000 boys and girls ranging in ages from 7-20 years old involved in their programs. These programs are run by more than 4,000 adult volunteers.

Boy Scouts of America, Southwest Florida Council, chartered in 1929, prepares young people to make ethical choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. The Southwest Florida Council provides a program that is fun for all eligible youth in our Council; and through the values of the Scout Oath and Law develops them into the future leaders of our communities. The Council currently has over 32,000 boys and girls ranging in ages from 7-20 years old involved in their programs. These programs are run by more than 4,000 adult volunteers.

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Financial

four stars

92.49

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
86.8%
  Administrative Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.71
  Program Expenses Growth 3.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Southwest Florida Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Southwest Florida Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Southwest Florida Council (FL) 92.74 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of Pawtucket (RI) 87.91 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Crossroads of America Council (IN) 87.40 three stars
Girl Scouts of Western Washington (WA) 87.56 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Indian Nations Council (OK) 86.00 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,225,058
   Federated Campaigns $224,500
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $58,975
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $300,267
Total Contributions $2,808,800
   Program Service Revenue $480,434
Total Primary Revenue $3,289,234
   Other Revenue $587,803
TOTAL REVENUE $3,877,037
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,791,613
   Administrative Expenses $69,879
   Fundraising Expenses $180,010
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,041,502
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,835,535
   
Net Assets $12,999,902

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 $1,791,613 100.0%

Ratings History
Boy Scouts of America, Southwest Florida Council has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 05/01/2018 92.74 four stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 93.35 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.03 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 88.59 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 82.60 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 82.79 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 76.70 two stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 80.93 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 75.58 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 67.26 one star
2008-12 04/01/2010 76.94 two stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 80.20 three stars
2006-12 12/01/2007 85.96 three stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 83.00 three stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 90.02 four stars
2003-12 05/01/2005 91.96 four 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 59-1150488
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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • 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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$183,011 8.96% John G. Graham Scout Executive

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Southwest Florida Council (FL) 92.74 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Connecticut Yankee Council (CT) 86.39 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeast Florida (FL) 88.69 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Alamo Area Council (TX) 87.73 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Oklahoma County (OK) 92.83 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boy Scouts of America, Southwest Florida Council
1801 Boy Scout Drive
Fort Myers, FL 33907
tel: (800) 269-8072
fax: (239) 936-7864
EIN: 59-1150488

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Board Leadership

David Dale
President

CEO

Greg Graham
Scout Executive & CEO

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