Brand-New Uniform Offer It's a New Scouting Year! Make Your Fresh Start Official
with a Brand-New Uniform Offer. When you purchase a complete Cub Scout uniform between now and October 31, you'll save 25% on a pair of Cub Scout Switchbacks pants. Click Link for More Information!
Boy Scouts of America Releases the 13th Edition of the Boy Scout Handbook Irving, Texas (March 23, 2016) - How can you use the sun for directions when your smartphone dies? How can you cook a meal using just foil? What's the best way to help a friend who's being cyber-bullied? While many turn to their favorite search engine to find these answers, Scouts know the answers and they learned them from the Boy Scout Handbook. The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) today released the 13th edition of its Boy Scout Handbook, a book that has been used by millions of Scouts to guide them through Scouting and life's many adventures.
Youth Protection Youth Protection training is required for all BSA registered volunteers. Youth Protection training must be taken every two years. If a volunteer's Youth Protection training record is not current at the time of recharter, the volunteer will not be reregistered.
Program Updates - 2014 and Beyond The next three years promise to be exciting for Scouting as all three of our traditional programs will be updated based on several years of volunteer-led research and development. Click Link to Learn More!
Online Tour and Activity Plan Is your unit going on a trip? Don't forget to file a Tour and Activity Plan. A Tour and Activity Plan is required for all BSA units taking trips outside of council borders. Click above link for more information.
Venturing Program Announcement The new vision for Venturing uses youth-led adventures and a simplified program model to provide a means of developing leadership skills, reinforcing the value of service to others, and creating opportunities for personal growth in line with the Scout Oath and Scout Law.
Voice of the Scout As part of a national Boy Scout of America program, the Central NC Council is excited to announce their participation in the Voice of the Scout. With over four million members nationally, this program is being adopted as a key way to collect experiences and deliver upon the expectation of members as they participate in Scouting.
Update Your Unit on the "Be A Scout" Map Attention Volunteers: The new "Be A Scout" Campaign has launched and the new Map feature is now Live on the National BSA site. This means that Youth and Parents IN YOUR AREA will be using this Map feature to find Scout Units.
District Scout Leader Discussion Groups
All Scout Leaders are invited to join either of the groups below to share news, information and ideas with other Pack and Troop Leaders in the Concord District.