Programs articles

Annual Program Fee

The National Executive Board of BSA approved a new membership fee on 23 October, 2019 to include the following: $60 for youth members in Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Venturing and Sea Scouts $36 for youth members in Exploring, and $36 for adult members While we had anticipated this decision would be made quickly, we frankly

Internet Advancement 2.0

BSA has retired Internet Advancement 1.0 This was the Internet portal used from 2006 to May 23, 2019 – RIP Internet Advancement 1.0 Internet Advancement 2.0 is HERE Training and information is available here: Please read the training before requesting help. Access is limited to UNIT Key 3, Unit Key 3 Plus 3, and

Boy Scout Uniforms

Boy Scout Uniforms The Statue of Liberty. Mount Rushmore. The Stars and Stripes. Like the great symbols of our country, Scouting uniforms are among the most recognized icons in our culture. In addition to creating a sense of pride and belonging, the uniforms exemplify the character, citizenship, and strength each Scout strives to embody. For

Order Of The Arrow

Order Of The Arrow The Order of the Arrow is Scouting’s national honor society. The OA focuses on providing cheerful service during a multitude of activities, adventures, and leadership training opportunities for youth and adults.

Gifted and Physically disabled Scouts

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Eagle Project, Scout Croom

When it came time for Oliver “Cale” Croom, a 16-year-old junior from Occoneechee Council, Lafayette District, to start planning for his Eagle Scout project, he found himself pulled in many different directions. Then he asked himself, “Will this project serve others daily?” A few weeks later, a need was discovered, and a project selected. Cale