The council exists to support the Scouting program of more than 16,000 total members in more than 385 different Scouting units. The council runs programs in Cub Scouting, Boy Scouting, Venturing, Exploring and In-School Learning for Life.
The Greater Cleveland Council serves Cuyahoga County and Northern Summit County.
The Greater Cleveland Council provides camp operations at Beaumont Scout Reservation. The Council maintains a fully operational service center and hosts a Store in downtown Cleveland on Woodland Ave.
With an operating budget of close to 3 million dollars, it requires the support from Business Interests, Community Organizations, and Scouting Families.