Nathan Johnson

As a member of the Communications team at Boy Scouts of America, Nathan Johnson enjoys finding and sharing the stories that inform, inspire, and delight the Scouting family.

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‘CBS This Morning,’ New York Times Examine What Scouts BSA Means for Girls Who Can Now Join

March 13, 2019 10:39 pm Published by

As young people continue to join Scouts BSA from coast to coast, national outlets like CBS News and The New York Times have taken note. Both major media sources recently spoke with girls who have joined the iconic Scouting program


Scout Saves a Boy from Being Swept Away in a River

February 26, 2019 4:58 pm Published by

Zachary B. is a member of a Scouts BSA troop in the Boy Scouts of America Atlanta Area Council. He and his fellow Scouts were enjoying a day of whitewater rafting on the Nantahala River in North Carolina


Three Things You Can Do Now to Continue Building Momentum and Growth for Scouts BSA

February 19, 2019 8:20 pm Published by

The official February 1, 2019, launch date for the Scouts BSA program is now behind us, but the launch is only the beginning. Though we’ve seen new Scouts BSA troops already forming in all 50 states and beyond,


How to Use Social Media to Spread the Word About Scouts BSA

January 29, 2019 10:52 pm Published by

As the Scouts BSA program launches, it’s time to encourage everyone to use social media to spread the word about this incredible opportunity.  You can start sharing right now with a few simple items like a Facebook frame,


This Video Captures the Reason Why the Scouts BSA Program Answers the Call for Many Families

January 28, 2019 4:13 pm Published by

For years, many young women have looked on while their fathers and brothers took part in amazing Boy Scout adventures – adventures those young women wished they, too, could experience. With the launch of the Scouts BSA program


This Council Shares Its Five Steps to Plan a Successful Launch of Scouts BSA

January 10, 2019 2:25 pm Published by

As the launch of the Scouts BSA program approaches, councils are preparing to welcome young women to the iconic program of the Boy Scouts of America for the first time.  To help ensure a successful launch, Justin K.


This Infographic Shows the Right Way to Refer to Girls Who Will Join Scouts BSA

November 9, 2018 12:08 am Published by

With tens of thousands of girls already enjoying the Cub Scout program and more young women poised to join the Scouts BSA program when it opens in February of 2019, there’s a lot of excitement around the programs


Why These Trailblazing Families Say Cub Scouts is ‘Super Fun’

October 25, 2018 3:29 pm Published by

Trailblazing families with daughters are signing up by the thousands to join Cub Scouts this year, and people are beginning to notice in a major way. Recently, Romper took a minute to talk with two girls about why


This Video Features Boys and Girls Sharing Why They Love Being Cub Scouts

August 22, 2018 5:09 pm Published by

This year, we’re excited to officially welcome girls and boys into the Cub Scouts and invite even more families to take advantage of the life-changing experiences provided through Scouting. After all, the values that Scouts are known for


Make the Most of Right Now

August 14, 2018 2:02 pm Published by

The end of summer is a bittersweet time of year. Hopefully you have adventures to look back on, a bank of memories of free time spent creatively. Perhaps our programs had a hand in taking you camping with