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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

four stars

90.49

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 90.49 four stars
  Financial 86.56 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

86.56

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2017 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)
85.3%
  Administrative Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.34
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.93
  Program Expenses Growth 3.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.6%
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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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Heart of America Council (MO) 90.49 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of St. Lucie, Indian River & Okeechobee Counties (FL) 85.89 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County (FL) 94.34 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston (TX) 95.61 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central New Hampshire (NH) 90.68 four stars

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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.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,552,411
   Federated Campaigns $670,452
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $664,726
   Related Organizations $113,750
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,001,339
   Program Service Revenue $4,856,241
Total Primary Revenue $8,857,580
   Other Revenue $1,572,951
TOTAL REVENUE $10,430,531
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,902,465
   Administrative Expenses $294,314
   Fundraising Expenses $1,244,362
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,441,141
   
Payments to Affiliates $78,229
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-10,610
   
Net Assets $20,751,457

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 $8,885,747 99.8%
Learning for Life and Exploring Program $16,718 0.2%

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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, 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
$242,394 2.32% Kendrick Miller Scout Executive

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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Boy Scouts of America, Heart of America Council (MO) 90.49 four stars
Agape (GA) 88.04 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Bucksin Council (WV) 85.66 three stars
Girls Inc. of Sarasota County (FL) 88.98 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Indiana (IN) 88.33 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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