Category: National News

De Tan Nguyen Added to ScoutingU Team

De Tan Nguyen has been named learning delivery team leader at Scouting University. De gives leadership to the Learning Delivery Training Team in ScoutingU and is responsible for the operations to ensure our customers are appropriately qualified, certified, and trained

Lease Car for Sale: 2012 Ford F-150 4×4 Super Cab XL

The National Council has the following lease vehicle for sale: 2012 Ford F-150 4×4 Super Cab XL Approximate mileage: 64,474 miles Exterior color: Tuxedo Black metallic Interior color: Steel gray vinyl Asking price: $17,800 Location: Charlotte, N.C. Equipment/Features: 3.7L V6

Announcing 2014 Boys’ Life Mini-Mag

The 2014 Boys’ Life mini-mags will arrive at council offices around July 21, 2014. Quantities per council will be approximately the same as last year. The 51/2-by-71/2-inch mini-mag is a miniature edition of Boys’ Life magazine. Editorial content will be

Join the BSA Sustainability Road Trip


Road trips are as much a part of summer as barbecues and swimming pools. This year, the BSA invites you to join sustainability expert Zach Carson on his road trip across the U.S. to uncover best practices in sustainable Scouting.

Apply Now for Naturally Slim

Naturally Slim Featured

The Boy Scouts of America is offering Naturally Slim® to benefit eligible employees and their spouses—at no cost! Naturally Slim Foundations is a 10-week online health improvement program that helps you lose weight, reduce stress, and improve your overall health—all

Now Hiring: BSA High-Adventure Bases!

High Adventure Featured

Know anyone looking for a job with adventure? Have them check out the employment opportunities at the BSA high-adventure bases! Philmont – Northern Tier – Sea Base – Summit –

Gary Butler Shares Experience-Oriented Scouting Overview With Councils and Volunteers


Every employee and volunteer plays an important role in the development and delivery of life-changing experiences to our members. Last week, Gary Butler shared an overview of our transition from a member organization to an experience-oriented organization during a special

Marketing Awards Honorees Announced


Congratulations to all who submitted an entry to the National President’s Awards for Marketing Excellence. The entries this year were tremendous! A complete list of the honorees in each category is now available on A booklet containing examples of

Enhancements Coming to Youth Protection Incident Reporting

A Youth Protection/Membership Incident Information Report form and supplemental page of reporting tips is now in production. A pad of the new reporting form, supplement pages, and tips will be forwarded to all professional staff. The estimated time for delivery

Register Now for NextConnect ’14: The National Marketing Summits


With new BSA research and strategic insights at play, it has never been more critical that we reach out to families in innovative ways. From the latest in digital and social media techniques to new recruitment campaign materials, you’ll learn