Category: Finance

Finance Impact e-Letter: October 1 Issue is Out

The October 1 issue of the Finance Impact e-Letter has been published and is available online. In this issue, you can read more about new credit card technology that will affect councils, an audit referral program, group vendor discounts, Blackbaud

Budget Building Bulletin Now Available on scouting.org

The 2015 Budget-Building Bulletin is now available. This resource is published annually to help local councils develop their upcoming fiscal year budgets. Please note, councils’ executive boards must approve their 2015 budgets no later than December 31, 2014. Several departments

Let BSAAM Help With Your Council’s Investment Returns

As of August 31, 2014, 61 local council affiliated partners representing $123.9 million in assets now use BSA Asset Management, LLC (BSAAM) as an investment manager. In the three months ending on August 31, the fund earned 2.21 percent while

Finance Impact e-Letter: September 1 Issue is Out

The September 1 issue of the Finance Impact e-Letter has been published and is available online. In this issue, you can read more about special discounts for Scouting families on SAT and ACT test prep programs, as well as an

Major Gifts Seminar Dates Announced

Is Journey to Excellence on your radar?  If you are striving to achieve the Gold level recognition, a new set of seminars can help. The Boy Scouts of America Foundation will be conducting three Major Gift Seminars this year as

Finance Impact e-Letter: July 1 Issue Shares Giving USA Highlights

The July 1 edition of the Finance Impact Department’s e-Letter has been published and is now available online. This issue reminds councils about Friends of Scouting mid-year recognition and reviews the Giving USA 2014 highlights, which show that charitable giving

Finance Impact e-Letter: June 15 Issue Highlights New Annual Giving Level

The June 15 edition of the Finance Impact Department’s e-Letter has been published and is now available online. This edition highlights the new annual giving level, Sustaining Members. This new level recognizes donors who make a five-year commitment of at

Finance Impact e-Letter: June 1 Issue Highlights Camp Inventories, FOS Recognition, NESA Scholarship Recipients, and More

The June 1 edition of the Finance Impact Department’s e-Letter has been published and is now available online. This edition provides information for recording camp inventories; reiterates the requirements for Friends of Scouting recognition, to be presented at the 2014

Finance Impact e-Letter: May 1 Issue Highlights Termination of Legacy GL Database

The May 1 edition of the Finance Impact Department’s e-Letter has been published and is now available online. This issue of the e-Letter includes a reminder that access to the Legacy GL database will terminate June 1, 2014. This database

Finance Impact e-Letter: April 15 Issue Features Member Data Shared Services

The April 15 edition of the Finance Impact Department’s e-Letter has been published and is now available online. In this issue, you’ll learn about Member Data Shared Services, a new service where local councils can outsource their membership processes to