Welcome to the challenges and opportunities, joys and
satisfactions that will be yours as a Scout leader,
guiding and influencing the lives of boys.
By making the
commitment to serve as a leader, you have joined the
ranks of more than 600,000 adult leaders in 53,000 packs
around the country who are giving time, ability,
enthusiasm, and energy to build a better future for our
nation. As you give leadership in Scouting you help
enrich the lives of boys and make a difference in the
kind of men they will become.
and rewarding experience lies ahead of you. This below
packets are designed to help you get started as a
successful leader. A multitude of resources are available
for your use.
many people who are interested in helping you be
successful in your job, and training opportunities are
provided so that you may continue to grow in effective
leadership. So good luck, and welcome to the wonderful
world of Scouting.