Gina Circelli

Gina Circelli is the social media and communications specialist for Cub Scouts. She loves sharing news about Scouts who shake up pop culture or contribute to their communities in a big way. If you have Cub Scout story ideas, reach out to her at communications@scouting.org.

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What’s in a Hashtag? Social Media for Scouters

May 15, 2017 7:25 pm Published by

Scouts and social media go together like selfies and hashtags – which means Scouters have to get on board with social trends too (hint: it’s never too late to start effectively reaching potential Scouts and their parents). And if everything


Those Aren’t Real Scouts Taking Down Zombies on the Big Screen

October 13, 2015 6:15 pm Published by

Did you catch the flick about the Everest-scaling Scout who risked his life shielding another climber from an avalanche? What about the one following a Scout turned World War II submarine commander who earned the Medal of Honor after leading some of the


WATCH: Eagle Asks, “When Did You Become an Adult?”

October 9, 2015 4:47 pm Published by

Dave – the Eagle Scout who earlier this year embarked on a quest to find out if chivalry is dead – is at it again. This time, the Scout is searching to pinpoint the moment Americans think they


Nothing Can Stop This District Executive From Changing Lives

October 7, 2015 7:22 pm Published by

When Julie Chambers found out she had breast cancer, she resisted the urge to close off from her community. Instead, she stuck to her district executive role in the Yocona Area Council and leaned on her family and


Business Insider Shares Survival Skills Mastered by Eagle Scouts

October 7, 2015 4:40 pm Published by

Sometimes you just don’t know how much you know, you know? As a Scout or Scouter, you’re equipped with many skills you may feel are second nature. You don’t bat an eye at the idea of whipping up a life-saving


Let the Build an Adventure Campaign Rock Your Council’s Marketing Strategy

October 7, 2015 3:49 pm Published by

Are you taking advantage of the full range of Build an Adventure resources available to you in the BSA Brand Center on Scouting Wire? As you wrap up a successful 2015 and prepare for an even better 2016,


Catch the JTE Leadership Hour: Creating and Executing a Strategic Plan

October 7, 2015 1:21 pm Published by

When it comes to executing annual planning, some councils will exceed their targets, some will hit them head on, and others will fall short. Which group did you fall in last year, the year before that, and the year before


Mom Brings Son to Scouting Open House, Here’s What She Found

September 30, 2015 3:42 pm Published by

The Indian Nations Council‘s recent open-invitation Scouting event welcomed tons of prospective Scouts outdoors to experience the fun that can only be found in Boy Scouts. And the hands-on, hardy fun of the day reined in the attention of mom


Families Like Yours Share How Scouting Makes a Difference in New Video Series

September 30, 2015 3:22 pm Published by

For parents looking to remain a lasting influence on their children’s lives, what’s more helpful than borrowing character-building insights from fellow parents? If you’ve been keeping up with our “Families Like Yours” video series, you’ve seen Juan’s emotional video on how


Welcome New Scout Executive to the Tuscarora Council

September 28, 2015 3:11 pm Published by

Join us in congratulating Jason Smith, who will serve as Scout Executive of the Tuscarora Council in Goldsboro, NC, starting Oct. 16, 2015. Jason began his Scouting career as the Exploring executive at the Heart of Virginia Council in Richmond, VA.