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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boy Scouts of America, Heart of America Council

Preparing young people to make ethical choices by instilling values

three stars

87.48

10210 Holmes Road Kansas City , MO 64131
tel: (816) 942-9333   Web Site
EIN: 44-0545995

Board Leadership
Zack Shafran
Council President

CEO
Kendrick J.E. Miller
Scout Executive

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.48 three stars
  Financial 83.74 three 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.

The mission of the Boy Scouts of America, Heart of America Council, is to prepare the young people of eastern Kansas and western Missouri to make ethical choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Scout Law. The vision of the Council is to as to be recognized by our public as the premiere youth organization in the communities we serve. In addition, we want to be recognized by other BSA councils and the National Council as second to none in all endeavors, and setting the standard in all measurable items.

The mission of the Boy Scouts of America, Heart of America Council, is to prepare the young people of eastern Kansas and western Missouri to make ethical choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Scout Law. The vision of the Council is to as to be recognized by our public as the premiere youth organization in the communities we serve. In addition, we want to be recognized by other BSA councils and the National Council as second to none in all endeavors, and setting the standard in all measurable items.

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Financial

three stars

83.74

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)
86.1%
  Administrative Expenses 2.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.30
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.89
  Program Expenses Growth 1.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Heart of America Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boy Scouts of America, Heart of America Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Boy Scouts of America, Heart of America Council (MO) 87.48 three stars
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Boys & Girls Club of Oyster Bay - East Norwich (NY) 86.83 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Cradle of Liberty Council (PA) 90.85 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,590,949
   Federated Campaigns $637,798
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $642,279
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,871,026
   Program Service Revenue $4,719,897
Total Primary Revenue $8,590,923
   Other Revenue $1,832,103
TOTAL REVENUE $10,423,026
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,365,384
   Administrative Expenses $309,963
   Fundraising Expenses $1,007,031
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,682,378
   
Payments to Affiliates $78,120
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-259,352
   
Net Assets $20,476,317

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
Traditional Scouting $9,346,427 99.8%
Learning for Life and Exploring Program $18,957 0.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 05/01/2018 87.48 three stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 90.49 four stars
2014-12 12/21/2016 91.08 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.16 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 82.38 three stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 89.37 three stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 81.32 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 91.55 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 88.68 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 81.33 three stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 87.45 three stars
2007-12 07/01/2009 68.77 one star
2006-12 05/01/2008 84.66 three stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 82.42 three stars
2004-12 07/01/2006 85.38 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 44-0545995
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, 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
$254,756 2.38% Kendrick Miller Scout Executive

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WINGS for Kids (SC) 91.25 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada (NV) 94.34 four stars
Kids Across America Foundation (MO) 85.27 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boy Scouts of America, Heart of America Council
10210 Holmes Road
Kansas City , MO 64131
tel: (816) 942-9333
fax: (816) 942-8086
EIN: 44-0545995

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Board Leadership

Zack Shafran
Council President

CEO

Kendrick J.E. Miller
Scout Executive

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