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Legal name:
The National Boy Scouts of America Foundation

1325 West Walnut Hill Lane, Irving, Texas 75015-2079

Phone: 972-580-2219     Fax: 972-580-7823

Contacts:    Colin V. French, Executive Director                                      

                    Perry Cochell, Esq., Senior National Philanthropic Counsel 

                    Ben Stahmann, Esq., Associate Director                              

Foundation Governance:    8 Board of Directors

                                            36 Foundation Advisory Committee members

                                            (8 Scout Executives and 4 Regional Endowment Chairmen also serve
                                                 as ex officio committee members)

Corporate Trustee and Investment Manager: State Street Global Advisors, Boston MA

Legal status: District of Columbia nonprofit corporation, with principal place of business in Irving, Texas.

Date incorporated: The National BSA Foundation was originally recognized as a tax exempt supporting organization of the Boy Scouts of America in February 1997. The IRS approved its conversion to a public charity under IRC Section 501(c)(3) under a letter of determination dated March 19, 2007.

Employer Identification Number: 75-2675978

Just as Scouting has served as the foundation for so many people who seek traditional family values, training in ethical decision-making and moral responsibility, we stand prepared to serve as the foundation for Scouting's financial future, coast to coast and nation and nation. Find out more about it today.