How the Boy Scouts of America Keeps Kids Safe Today

By |2019-08-17T07:53:14-04:00August 17th, 2019|Categories: Council News, News, Scouting Safely, Youth Protection|

This article was contributed by Michael Johnson, National Youth Protection Director for the Boy Scouts of America. Recent media reports have highlighted claims of abuse against the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). As Director of Youth Protection here at the BSA, I share the same concerns as anyone seeing these stories, and I have the utmost [...]

Update: Paul Bunyan Scout Reservation

By |2019-08-17T18:30:27-04:00August 12th, 2019|Categories: News|

At a recent board meeting, the Executive Board of the Michigan Crossroads Council voted unanimously to accept a purchase offer for Paul Bunyan Scout Reservation property located in Rose City, Michigan.  The sale of this property which has been on the market for a few years, will also bring the council closer to eliminating annual property taxes [...]

Council Purchases Residence for Ranger

By |2019-08-17T18:34:57-04:00August 11th, 2019|Categories: News|

The Executive Board of the Michigan Crossroads Council recently unanimously voted to purchase a home, adjacent to the Rotary Scout Camp for the purpose of housing the Ranger. The properties team conducted extensive research on the cost of placing a home on the Camp Rotary property, and it was determined that this was the best [...]


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.