Hawk Mountain Council, BSA Inc.

aka Hawk Mountain Council, BSA   |   Reading, PA   |  www.hmc-bsa.org

Mission

The Mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical choices over their lifetime by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.

Ruling year info

1965

Scout Executive & CEO

Mr. James T. Milham Jr.

Main address

5027 Pottsville Pike

Reading, PA 19605 USA

Show more contact info

EIN

23-1352047

NTEE code info

Boy Scouts (O41)

Boy Scouts (O41)

Boy Scouts (O41)

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Sign in or create an account to view Form(s) 990 for 2020, 2019 and 2018.
Register now

Programs and results

What we aim to solve

This profile needs more info.

If it is your nonprofit, add a problem overview.

Login and update

Our programs

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Tiger Cubs BSA A school-year program for first-grade (or 7-year old) boys and their adult partners that stresses shared leadership, learning about the community, and family understanding. Each boy-adult team meets for family activities, and twice a month all the teams meet for Tiger Cub den activities.Cub Scouting A family and home-centered program that develops ethical decision-making for boys in the second through fifth grades (or who are 8, 9, and 10 years old). Fourth and fifth-grade (or 10-year-old) boys are called Webelos Scouts (WE'll BE LOyal Scouts) and participate in more advanced activities that begin to prepare them to become Boy Scouts. Cub Scouting's emphasis is on quality program at the local level, where boys and families are involved.Boy Scouting A program for boys 11 through 17 designed to achieve the aims of Scouting through a vigorous outdoor program and peer group leadership with the counsel of an adult Scoutmaster. (Boys also may become Boy Scouts if they have earned the Arrow of Light Award or have completed the fifth grade.)Varsity Scouting An active, exciting program for young men 14 through 17 built around five program fields of emphasis: advancement, high adventure, personal development, service, and special programs and events.Venturing A program for young men and women who are 14 (and have completed the eighth grade) through 20 years of age to provide positive experiences through exciting and meaningful activities that help youth pursue their special interests, grow, develop leadership skills, and become good citizens.

Population(s) Served

The Cub Scouting program is uniquely designed to meet the needs of young boys and their parents, through offering fun and challenging experiences that boys and parents do together. It is open to all boys ages 6 to 11.

Population(s) Served
Adults

In the Boy Scout program, young men learn through the experiences of camping, hiking, building projects, and community service. Scouting fosters self-esteem, a sense of value and belonging, a sense of accountability, and teamwork. It is open to young men ages 11 to 18.

Population(s) Served
Adults

The Venturing program is unique because it utilizes extreme outdoor adventure as the method for building character, peer-to-peer bonds, and independence. It is open to young women and men ages 14-21.

Population(s) Served
Adults

Exploring is Learning for Life’s career education program for young men and women who are in the 6th grade up to 21 years old. The program allow youth to gain valuable experiences that will guide them to future success.

Population(s) Served

Where we work

This profile needs more info.

If it is your nonprofit, add geographic service areas to create a map on your profile.

Login and update

Goals & Strategy

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Learn about the organization's key goals, strategies, capabilities, and progress.

Charting impact

Four powerful questions that require reflection about what really matters - results.

The purpose of the Boy Scouts of America--incorporated on February 8, 1910, and chartered by Congress in 1916--is to provide an educational program for young men and women that builds character and develops leadership citizenship and personal fitness.

2016 Outcome Goals
Outcome Statement: Youth will learn to care about their families, communities and peers.
Outcome Statement: Youth will avoid delinquency and at-risk behaviors
Outcome Statement: Youth will gain confidence, goal setting skills and become self-confident
Outcome Statement: Youth will demonstrate team work and self-discipline

Impact and Participation
Scouting Programs reach and make a life-changing difference with youth of all backgrounds.

Resources and Finances
The organization is financial solid at all levels.

Building the Brand
The organization is known and valued by people of out community.

Relevant Programs
Programs are exciting, culturally relevant and appealing to today's youth and families.

Innovative
The organization continually improves programs and technologies to connect with all members.

The Hawk Mountain Council has a long history of success in many areas.

Our programs are build on the foundation of over 100 years of experience.
Our leaders at all levels adapt to change readily.
Our leadership is willing to invent and adopt innovative programs.
Our communities and friends of Scouting generously support our programs with time and talent.
Our management team and staff are committed to the organization's strategies.

Impact and Participation
While we are growing in membership, we would like to increase growth from 2% to 5% annually.

Resources and Finances
The organization is at 60% of a $2.5 million capital campaign.

Financials

Hawk Mountain Council, BSA Inc.
lock

Unlock financial insights by subscribing to our monthly plan.

Subscribe

Unlock nonprofit financial insights that will help you make more informed decisions. Try our monthly plan today.

  • Analyze a variety of pre-calculated financial metrics
  • Access beautifully interactive analysis and comparison tools
  • Compare nonprofit financials to similar organizations

Want to see how you can enhance your nonprofit research and unlock more insights?
Learn more about GuideStar Pro.

Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

lock

Connect with nonprofit leaders

Subscribe

Build relationships with key people who manage and lead nonprofit organizations with GuideStar Pro. Try a low commitment monthly plan today.

  • Analyze a variety of pre-calculated financial metrics
  • Access beautifully interactive analysis and comparison tools
  • Compare nonprofit financials to similar organizations

Want to see how you can enhance your nonprofit research and unlock more insights? Learn More about GuideStar Pro.

lock

Connect with nonprofit leaders

Subscribe

Build relationships with key people who manage and lead nonprofit organizations with GuideStar Pro. Try a low commitment monthly plan today.

  • Analyze a variety of pre-calculated financial metrics
  • Access beautifully interactive analysis and comparison tools
  • Compare nonprofit financials to similar organizations

Want to see how you can enhance your nonprofit research and unlock more insights? Learn More about GuideStar Pro.

Hawk Mountain Council, BSA Inc.

Board of directors
as of 02/22/2022
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board chair

William Long