Register for 2020 Summer Camp and Get 10 Nights of Camping FREE

Registration for 2020's summer camp is now open and we can't wait for the summer adventures to begin. Camping in the Boy Scouts of America has been a long-time tradition and a...

Special Incentive at the Starving Student Card Fundraiser Kick-off

The Starving Student Card is back for 2020 and we're kicking off this fundraiser with a Super Saturday Sales Kick-off. We want our Scouts to hit their fundraising goals so we're giving...

Church Youth Groups: Camp Registration Open

Just because Scouting is no longer the program for young men within The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, it doesn't mean that camping is out. In fact, according to the...

Baby Yoda: The Paracord Keychain You Didn’t Know You Needed Until Now

Let's face it, Baby Yoda is the greatest thing to happen to the Star Wars universe. **Official disclaimer, Disney wants everyone to call him "the Child," not...

Where will your heart be this #GivingTuesday?

This December 3rd is #GivingTuesday, the day after Cyber Monday and Black Friday weekend. With BSA's long standing record of helping shape character and citizenship in America's youth, we are a natural choice...

Why are we asking Scouters to ride a backward bicycle?

We recently had a colleague show us a video about an engineer, Destin Sandlin, trying to learn how to ride a bicycle that had been modified so the handlebars turned the front...

Introducing the Scout Ambassador Tool Chest

Scouting Ambassadors in the Utah National Parks Council hold a unique position not found anywhere else in Scouting. The job is something of a blend between being a Scout advocate, helping the council marketing & membership team, and working as a new unit commissioner
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Fall Round-up for Cub Packs

When I moved to South Dakota and got involved with the Cub Scout membership efforts, I learned two great methods I would like to share: Peer to peer recruiting School recruiting Peer to peer recruiting...

Become a Scouting Ambassador—Change the World

Are you looking for ways to give back to your community? You should consider volunteering for the Boy Scouts of America as a Scouting Ambassador. There have been a lot of changes to the BSA...

Fantastic Merit Badges and Where to Find Them

In honor of Harry Potter's (and Neville Longbottom's) birthday on July 31st, we wanted to bring back this magical article and look back at what merit badges you could earn if you attended Hogwarts. So,...