Hayley Cordaro

Hayley Cordaro is a communications specialist at the Boy Scouts of America. She loves sharing inspiring success stories and uncovering new ways volunteers and employees can make the most of their Scouting experience. If you have story ideas or questions, reach out to us at communications@scouting.org.

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This New Volunteer Role Is Essential to Welcoming New Scouting Families

September 12, 2017 4:50 pm Published by

As new members join Scouting this fall, many units around the country are ensuring they feel warmly welcomed. What’s the best way to make sure those new members start off on the right foot? Encourage a volunteer to


How Councils Can Strengthen Bonds with Schools by Leveraging School Access Bills

September 7, 2017 3:42 pm Published by

In many communities, the mission to grow Scouting begins at schools. Oftentimes, that’s where young people first learn about Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts. The alignment between schools and Scouting is natural. Leadership development is a priority of both educators and


How to Celebrate Boy Scouts of America Month with Bass Pro Shops

August 28, 2017 4:55 pm Published by

Bass Pro Shops is hosting Boy Scouts of America Month at all U.S. locations this September. Throughout the month, Bass Pro Shops will promote Boy Scouts of America, offer merit badge classes, and provide opportunities to raise funds for


Florida Sea Base Volunteer Development Conferences Planned for January

August 23, 2017 7:10 pm Published by

Join us in the beautiful Florida Keys to learn with experienced and informed Scouters with ample time to enjoy the climate and beauty of the Keys at the Florida Sea Base! The courses being offered include: January 7-13: The


Be Prepared for Fall Recruiting and Programs With Scouting U Courses

August 23, 2017 7:01 pm Published by

Scouting U is offering a number of online and in-person courses to help prepare employees and volunteers to deliver a memorable, effective Scouting program. Succession Planning: The BSA is dependent on our many volunteers to provide the best possible


Online Registration Is Live Across Scouting Nation

August 23, 2017 2:54 pm Published by

Scouting families and prospective Scouting families have asked for it, and it’s here! The Boy Scouts of America is offering online registration to meet the demand for completing the entire registration process for youth members and adult leaders


3 Ways to Prepare for Recruitment Season

August 16, 2017 7:57 pm Published by

With back-to-school season in full swing, that means recruitment season is ramping up, and we are here to make sure councils are on the right track to provide the best experience possible for new families. On the Marketing


What Is a Memorandum of Understanding and What Does It Mean for the BSA?

August 14, 2017 6:44 pm Published by

You might have run across language in Scouting referring to MOUs with other organizations in Scouting Newsroom or here on Scouting Wire – but what exactly is an MOU and what does it mean for the Boy Scouts


Get the Behind-the-scenes Look at the Polaris Indian “Scout” Motorcycle

August 9, 2017 7:32 pm Published by

If you were at the 2017 National Jamboree, you probably saw Chief Scout Executive Mike Surbaugh drive a motorcycle across the show stage, but did you see the fully customized Indian “Scout” motorcycle up close?! The Eagle Scout-themed


Grammy-award Winning Eagle Scout Talks About Impact of Scouting

August 3, 2017 6:36 pm Published by

Story contributed by Jane Parikh of the Michigan Crossroads Council Peter “Madcat” Ruth could stay in hotels when touring, but the Grammy-award winning musician and Eagle Scout says he prefers to camp like he did when he was a Boy