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

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Happy New Year to the Jewish Community From the National Key 3

September 19, 2017 9:17 pm Published by

“How goodly are your tents, O Jacob, your dwelling places, O Israel!” (Numbers 24:5) As we approach Rosh Hashanah, the Boy Scouts of America wish our fellow Scouts, Scouters and all our friends in the Jewish community a

How To Share Your Eclipse Event Photos and Videos With the Whole Country

August 15, 2017 5:59 pm Published by

If you’re headed outdoors to see the eclipse on Monday (Aug. 21), we want to experience it along with you. And so does everyone in the Scouting community! Whether you’re planning a weekend-long campout, headed to a Scout

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