• Central Registry Clearance Request

    It's that time of year again. Time to request your Central Registry Clearance letter (aka "DHS" or "DHHS" letter).  Any adult 21 or over must yearly request a clearance and present that letter when on camp property.  Any adult[...]

    Published On: June 7, 2024
  • Membership Tools Webinar

    BeAScout.org pin?   Invitation Manager?  Application Manager? Join the Webinar: Thursday, July 11 6:30-8pm Are you a unit leader that wants to learn more about the technology available to you for recruitment and membership?  This is the webinar for you! [...]

    Published On: June 3, 2024
  • Scouting America Executive Board Welcomes MCC Member

    Scouting America is proud to announce the selection of five new National Executive Board members, including one from the Michigan Crossroads Council -- Laurie Champion. The Annual Election of the National Executive Board (NEB) of the National Council of[...]

    Published On: May 31, 2024
  • Mile Swim Updates 2024

    Mile Swim BSA Award Updated for Summer 2024 Based on feedback from BSA Aquatics personnel at camps across the country, the revised Mile Swim BSA award is now focusing on improving swimming stroke effectiveness and efficiency, especially for individuals[...]

    Published On: May 28, 2024
  • 2024 Membership Kickoffs

    It's that time of year - to start planning for recruitment in the fall!  Unit and district volunteers are encouraged to attend either one of our in-person or virtual Membership and Recruitment Webinars in May and June.  Learn all[...]

    Published On: May 21, 2024
  • Cub Scout Webinar – May 29

    CUB SCOUT LEADERS Some exciting changes are just around the corner! We invite you to this special webinar to learn about and get your questions answered about the upcoming Cub Scout Program changes that take effect June 1, 2024.  [...]

    Published On: May 17, 2024
  • Target and Range Activities

    9/1/2024 Shooting Sports Program Updates Effective September 1, 2024, Scouting’s Shooting Sports programs within all programs including Cub Scouting, Scouts BSA, Venturing and Sea Scouting will be referred to as Range and Target Activities.  Note: As a reminder, the updated Cub Scout[...]

    Published On: May 13, 2024
  • Latest News – Scouting America

    The Boy Scouts of America today announced that it will be changing its name to Scouting America. This change reflects the organization’s ongoing commitment to welcoming every youth in America to experience the benefits of Scouting. The name change[...]

    Published On: May 7, 2024

Central Registry Clearance Request

June 7, 2024|

It's that time of year again. Time to request your Central Registry Clearance letter (aka "DHS" or "DHHS" letter).  Any adult 21 or over must yearly request a clearance and present that letter when[...]

Membership Tools Webinar

June 3, 2024|

BeAScout.org pin?   Invitation Manager?  Application Manager? Join the Webinar: Thursday, July 11 6:30-8pm Are you a unit leader that wants to learn more about the technology available to you for recruitment and membership?  This[...]

  • mile swim updates

Mile Swim Updates 2024

May 28, 2024|

Mile Swim BSA Award Updated for Summer 2024 Based on feedback from BSA Aquatics personnel at camps across the country, the revised Mile Swim BSA award is now focusing on improving swimming stroke effectiveness[...]

2024 Membership Kickoffs

May 21, 2024|

It's that time of year - to start planning for recruitment in the fall!  Unit and district volunteers are encouraged to attend either one of our in-person or virtual Membership and Recruitment Webinars in[...]

Cub Scout Webinar – May 29

May 17, 2024|

CUB SCOUT LEADERS Some exciting changes are just around the corner! We invite you to this special webinar to learn about and get your questions answered about the upcoming Cub Scout Program changes that[...]

Target and Range Activities

May 13, 2024|

9/1/2024 Shooting Sports Program Updates Effective September 1, 2024, Scouting’s Shooting Sports programs within all programs including Cub Scouting, Scouts BSA, Venturing and Sea Scouting will be referred to as Range and Target Activities.  Note: As a[...]

  • Scouting America banner

Latest News – Scouting America

May 7, 2024|

The Boy Scouts of America today announced that it will be changing its name to Scouting America. This change reflects the organization’s ongoing commitment to welcoming every youth in America to experience the benefits[...]