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

91.05

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

Board Leadership
Zack Shafran
Council President

CEO
Brick Huffman
Scout Executive

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.05 four stars
  Financial 89.46 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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

89.46

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
87.9%
  Administrative Expenses 2.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.23
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.89
  Program Expenses Growth 6.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.4%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,347,567
   Federated Campaigns $551,960
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $507,367
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,406,894
   Program Service Revenue $5,204,987
Total Primary Revenue $10,611,881
   Other Revenue $1,941,493
TOTAL REVENUE $12,553,374
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,771,069
   Administrative Expenses $216,653
   Fundraising Expenses $903,623
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,891,345
   
Payments to Affiliates $80,431
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $662,029
   
Net Assets $21,198,056

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$277,112 2.33% Kendrick Miller Scout Executive

Mission

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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boy Scouts of America, Heart of America Council (MO) 91.05 four stars
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Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa Bay (FL) 89.18 three stars
Boy Scouts of America Stonewall Jackson Area Council (VA) 86.31 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

Brick Huffman
Scout Executive