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Scouting provides age-appropriate ministries

Scouting offers your church distinct age-appropriate ministries for entire families.

Protect Yourself: NEW Cub Scout Adventure

Have you heard about the new Protect Yourself Rules Preview Adventure? The Boy Scouts of America partnered with Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center Foundation and created the "Protect...

Everything I Needed to Know about Leadership I Learned in the Boy Scouts

Scouting has inherent building blocks that your local church can transform into effective ministry as you grow young people into your congregation's future leaders. Each week and during outdoor activities lead by a volunteer leader of your faith, a young person may be helped with their personal and spiritual needs, while they are mentored into adulthood.

Is Scouting Dead Within The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints?

On May 8th, 2018, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced that it would no longer charter Scout units after December 31, 2019. This has led to many questions about what Scouting...
Cub Scout day camp

3 Scouting experts explain why day-camp enhances the Cub Scouting experience

Cub Scout day-camp - it will probably be chaotic. It might even be a little stressful. But, will it be worth it? Absolutely. As a parent, you might be a little nervous about your Cub's...

Red, White, and Grad – Purchase Your Eagle Scout Graduation Cord

Looking for ways to make your Eagle Scouts graduation ceremony even more special? High school and college grads can purchase an Eagle Scout graduation honor cord this year and show off their accomplishments with...

Why Scientists are Saying that Nature is Good for the Brain

Clinicians who do not have outdoor resources will find access to nature at Scout camps. Their excess capacity is a bargain for clients who need some kind of wilderness therapy. As a boy growing up,...

Want a Better Brain? Take It Camping!

Utah National Parks Council Camps are in partnership with EternalCore: A God Centric Mental Health Conference, exploring how our camps can promote better mental health.  Join them March 29t–30th. We’ll be there talking about Scouting's outdoor resources. To...
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The BSA Announces Temporary Eagle Scout Extension for New Scouts BSA Members

About a week ago, the Boy Scouts of America announced that they will offer a one-time, limited exception to its age requirements for the Eagle Scout award, giving new Scouts BSA members, male and female, a...
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The Top Three Benefits of Being a Chartered Partner with the Boy Scouts of...

The Boy Scouts of America makes Scouting available to our nation’s youth by chartering community organizations to organize and operate Cub Scout packs, Boy Scout troops, Venturing crews and Sea Scout ships for children...