Keeping Scouts engaged and challenged is the hallmark of a great Scout unit.
Several BSA web pages are devoted to specific Scout programs and resources, including:
STEM in Scouting is getting bigger and better. Check here for resources
Here are a bunch of videos of games and activities for Scouts
Help your Scouts stay ScoutStrong
Nothing keeps Scouts coming back like the call of adventure at one of the National High Adventure Bases
Don’t forget that if you want to work with Scouts, you have to have Scouts. Recruitment is a unit activity.
Here are some of the products units can use to save or raise money.
This incredible free tool is being developed by a volunteer to help unit leaders plan activities. Please try The Adventure Plan (TAP)
SCOUTBOOK is a great product for Boy Scout units to track unit and individual activities and advancement.
Most local councils provide fund raising opportunities for units with most of the planning and preparation done for you. Here are the rules you need to know about fundraising with your Scouts
Providing Scouts and their leaders with program materials and ideas, training and some great events and facilities are the main services the BSA provides its members.
You also have access to Scouting professionals in your local council to assist and answer questions.
One service we never want to fail to provide is Safety
Boys Life has a mobile app called Camp Scout for those looking for details about Boy Scout camps.
This website run by Scouters also lists all Boy Scout camps and more
A unit’s annual support of Friends of Scouting is needed and appreciated.