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Nationally Accredited Camp – Camp Rotary

By |2019-07-01T07:15:36-04:00June 30th, 2019|Categories: Council News, Outdoor Adventures|

Congratulations to Andrew Wright and the Camp Rotary Staff on achieving their NCAP accreditation.  Andrew and his team did an awesome job and are off to great start to the summer! Special thanks to NCAP Team Leader Jeff Neal and the SS FSC visitation team for their dedicated effort in helping to make sure our [...]

Nationally Accredited Camp – Cole Canoe Base

By |2019-06-30T14:30:27-04:00June 30th, 2019|Categories: Council News, Outdoor Adventures|

Congratulations to Gus Chutorash and the Cole Canoe Base Staff on achieving their NCAP accreditation [Boy Scout Resident & High Adventure].  Gus and his team did an awesome job and are off to great summer! Special thanks to NCAP Team Leaders Jay Sherwood and Dick Hewitt and the SS FSC visitation team for their dedicated [...]

Upgrades to Internet Advancement

By |2019-06-30T14:25:49-04:00June 30th, 2019|Categories: Advancement, Council News, Program Updates, Unit Management Tools|

Good news for unit leaders who use Internet Advancement to track their Scouts’ progress along the Scouting trail. The BSA has introduced an array of upgrades designed to make your life easier. The improvements make inputting advancement updates faster, allow leaders to search advancement history in a snap and give Scouters more control over printable [...]

Nationally Accredited Camp – Gerber Scout Reservation

By |2019-07-01T07:16:47-04:00June 30th, 2019|Categories: Council News, Outdoor Adventures|

Congratulations to Reservation Director Ryan Kriesch, Scouts BSA Camp Director Joe Singerling, Cub Scout Camp Director Andrew Brown and the Gerber Scouts BSA and Cub Scout Resident staffs on achieving their NCAP accreditation [Scouts BSA & Cub Scout Resident].  Ryan and his team did an awesome job and are off to great summer! Special thanks [...]

The Cub Scouter Newsletter

By |2019-06-30T07:49:59-04:00June 30th, 2019|Categories: Activities, Council News, Cub Scouts, Marketing, Program Updates, Unit Management Tools|

Check out The Cub Scouter newsletter for everything Cub Scouting in the Michigan Crossroads Council.  This newsletter contains important and valuable information for Cub Scout leaders and families.   Each monthly edition will be delivered to your inbox.  You can also receive it to your phone by texting MCCSCOUTS to 555888

Popcorn Sale Kickoffs – Register Today

By |2019-06-27T04:48:15-04:00June 27th, 2019|Categories: Council News, Fundraising, Marketing|

Attending your District or FSC Popcorn Sale is an important step in having a successful sale for your unit.   Learn all about the sale including sales tips, ordering, using the Trail's End App for your Scouts and managing your unit sale.   Register here >> michiganscouting.org/pocporn

New Youth Protection Animated Videos

By |2019-06-24T06:15:38-04:00June 24th, 2019|Categories: Council News, Cub Scouts, Family Scouting, Scouting Safely, Youth Protection|

Have you seen the new youth protection animated shorts? A special thanks to the Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center for this new interactive experience for over 1.2 million Cub Scouts and their families across the nation. The Boy Scouts of America has partnered with subject-matter experts from the Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center Foundation to present the [...]

Scouts BSA Video Contest – Deadline June 28

By |2019-06-20T09:13:07-04:00June 20th, 2019|Categories: Council News, Featured, Marketing, Scouts BSA|

Do you want to be a part of history? As a member of Scouts BSA, you can! On June 3rd we kicked off our first ever Scouts BSA Video Contest and we want to hear from you, the members of Scouts BSA. We want to know things like: What are you and your troop doing? [...]

Michigan Crossroads Council Receives National Charter

By |2019-06-16T03:29:41-04:00June 15th, 2019|Categories: Council News, Districts, Program Updates, Support Scouting|

The Michigan Crossroads Council received it National Charter today from the Boy Scouts of America. Pictured (left to right): Al Lambert, Dick Northup, Raymond Davis, Mike Melinn, Brad Arbuckle,  Mike Yost, Don Shepard, and Fred Wallace.

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The Scout Oath

On my honor, I will do my best
To do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout Law;
To help other people at all times;
To keep myself physically strong, mentally awake and morally straight.

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