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What You Need to Know About Lions Integrating With Cub Scouts

April 4, 2018 7:41 pm Published by

The National Executive Committee and Board voted that the Lion pilot has proven successful and is ready to officially join the Cub Scouting family! Research and feedback says… Developing character is the #1 reason to join Scouting, according


Unleash Your Inner Scout at Adult Adventure Weekend in June 2018

February 21, 2018 8:05 pm Published by

To show our thanks to all adult volunteers, unit leaders, and BSA staff members, the National Jamboree and Outdoor Adventures teams are excited to announce the first Adult Adventure Weekend, planned for June 20-24, 2018, at the Summit Bechtel


Get Up to Speed on Family Scouting at a Next Connect Marketing Summit

February 21, 2018 5:46 pm Published by

The 2018 NextConnect Marketing Summits will connect key volunteers and membership, marketing, and communication professionals to help ensure they are informed and prepared to reach new audiences with the Family Scouting program. Presentations are designed to introduce the family


Happy Holidays from the Boy Scouts of America

December 20, 2017 6:14 pm Published by

The holidays are a special time to look back on the Scouting memories of the past year. Thank you to all of the leaders, volunteers, Scouters, and families who have helped make our mission of serving the youth of America


Our Commitment to Our Values as We Make Scouting Accessible to Families

October 20, 2017 6:22 pm Published by

This is an exciting and important time for the BSA. Our recent historic decision to serve families by inviting girls to Cub Scouts and delivering a program that will enable them to earn the rank of Eagle Scout


5 Ways Councils Can Thank Volunteers for Volunteer Appreciation Month

April 3, 2017 8:08 pm Published by

April 23 – 29 is Volunteer Appreciation Week. While we’ll be doling out special recognition for outstanding volunteers that week (stayed tuned for more info on that), we’re using the whole month of April to thank our one-of-a-kind


How to Engage Local Bloggers to Tell the Story of Scouting

March 28, 2017 6:48 pm Published by

For the past several years, BSA Communications has engaged bloggers to help tell Scouting’s stories through the lens of a mom. The experiences detailed in their blog posts have influenced many other moms and put Scouting on their consideration set


How to Celebrate Scout Sunday in Your Unit

January 31, 2017 5:41 pm Published by

The Boy Scouts of America designates the Sunday that falls before February 8 (Scouting Anniversary Day) as Scout Sunday, which is the primary date to recognize the contributions of young people and adults to Scouting. However, each chartered


5 Ways One Pacific NW Council Serves Families by Keeping Things Simple

January 12, 2017 7:23 pm Published by

The Inland Northwest Council, which serves more than 15,000 youth members and volunteer leaders in eastern Washington and northern Idaho, has spent considerable time and effort to find — and simplify — the key drivers of success for their council. What works?


Nominate Exceptional Volunteers for Silver Antelope

November 14, 2016 9:06 pm Published by

It is time to nominate deserving volunteers for the 2017 Silver Antelope Award. Only electronic nominations and recommendations letters will be accepted – using the Silver Antelope nomination form – at awards@scouting.org before the deadline of November 30.