Unit Resources

If you’d like to participate in the Summer of Service as a unit, there are many resources available for you. Collaborate with participating families to identify a suitable initiative and go for it! Get creative! This is a terrific way to keep Scouts and families engaged during the summer.

Project Ideas


Safety Guidance


When in doubt, ask!  If you have questions about the appropriateness of a service project, talk with your unit leader.  Unit leadership will be able to provide guidance as needed.  

Get Involved 

It’s simple!  Get involved in a few easy steps! 

  1. Find a way to serve others – Whether it’s a spur-the-moment opportunity or a planned project, there are many ways to serve.
  2. Do your project or activity – April 1 – October 31 
  3. Show your Scout Spirit – Post about your service on social media…and tag others to do the same!  Use hashtag #SummerOfService. 
  4. Tell us about what you did – Click the button below to tell us about your service!  We’ll add your hours to the amazing national impact! 
  5. Celebrate! – Print certificates and order patches to commemorate your service!


When you’re ready to commemorate your service, print certificates and order patches here!