Contact Us

Legal name:

The National Boy Scouts of America Foundation


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






Colin V. French, Executive Director,

Perry Cochell, Esq., Senior National Philanthropic Counsel,

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.

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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 to nation. Find out more about it today.