Where Your Investment Goes

The Atlanta Area Council receives financial support from many different sources.  Strong family support allows us to provide the best possible program in Scouting.  Thousands of companies, organizations, and leaders not even registered in Scouting continuously make the Atlanta Area Council their non-profit.  In addition, through the annual Friends of Scouting Campaign we ask for gifts from active members and alumni who have seen first hand the benefit of the Scouting program for their children.

Listed below is a breakdown of funding sources for the Atlanta Area Council:

33% Friends of Scouting & Special Events
26% Camping
12% Activities
10% Product Sales 
8% Endowment
7% United Way                             
4% Scout Shop & Misc.

Listed below is a breakdown of where the money goes:

61% Program & Field Service
35% Camping & Activities
4% Scouting Administration