BSA membership fee to change beginning Jan. 1, 2020

Fee Communications with Talking Points FAQ From Council President and Scout Executive Starting next year, the Boy Scouts of America membership fee will be $60 a year for all registered youth in Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Venturing and Sea Scouts. The annual fee for adult members and youth in the Exploring program will be $36. While costs to the organization have increased […]

ACTION REQUIRED Background Check Disclosures and Authorization

Dear Scouters, By now many of you have probably received an email from the Boy Scouts of America in regards to new policies regarding updates to the Criminal Background Checks we do to ensure we are always on the forefront of Youth Safety. Below you will see a copy of this email for your own […]

Scouting Show and Tell: Sea Scout vessels

Ahoy there! It’s time for Show and Tell, where Scouters show their favorite photos and tell the story behind them. This time, we’d like to see your Sea Scouting ship’s vessel. It can be a kayak, canoe, sailboat or something quite larger. Not every ship needs to own a boat; some councils and other community organizations have paddlecraft and small boats that […]

Regarding Chapter 11 News Article

December 14, 2018 Dear Parents, Volunteers, and Donors: The purpose of this communication is to help you understand the position of the Sequoia Council, Boy Scouts of America and how it relates to the National Council, Boy Scouts of America. A recent story in the Wall Street Journal has been wide-spread. Below are some facts […]

Cub Scout Neckerchief recall

Dear Valued Customers, On September 27, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the Boy Scouts of America, announced a voluntary recall of certain units of the Wolf, Bear, Lion and Webelos neckerchief slides sold between February 2018 and August 2018. If you believe you have one of these slides please return it […]