Boy Scouts of America


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Noun1.Boy Scouts of America - a corporation that operates through a national council that charters local councils all over the United States; the purpose is character building and citizenship training
corp, corporation - a business firm whose articles of incorporation have been approved in some state
Boy Scouts - an international (but decentralized) movement started in 1908 in England with the goal of teaching good citizenship to boys
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If you check the Boy Scouts of America website, you'll notice there are "only" 137 merit badges available.
Cross has been involved with the Boy Scouts of America for numerous years, starting as a scout himself and ultimately achieving the rank of Eagle.
"That is a number not known before today or ever revealed by the Boy Scouts of America," Anderson stated during a press conference in New York.
The lawsuit also details the historical failure of the Boy Scouts of America to protect its members from sexual abuse by its adult leaders.
The Diocese of Providence and the Boy Scouts of America are cooperating with the investigation.
However, in the 12th Edition of the Boy Scout Handbook issued in 2009, the Boy Scouts of America added information on vegetarians to its Cooking chapter.
The post Boy Scouts of America apologises for Trump's 'political rhetoric' appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
After controversy, the Boy Scouts of America (http://www.cnn.com/2015/07/27/us/boy-scouts-gay-leaders-feat/) changed its policies to allow gay scout leaders last year but kept exemptions for chapters that were sponsored by religious groups.
LaserLyte continued its support of the Boy Scouts of America, this time at the 2014 Boy Scout Sporting Clays Invitational, held in November at the Quail Creek Plantation in Florida.
announced it is pulling its funding of the Boy Scouts of America as of 2015 due to the BSA's ban on gay troop leaders.
An organization billing itself as a Christian alternative to the Boy Scouts of America says it had close to 500 troops for its Jan.
AFS recently donated the use of its Foundry in a Box kit to introduce metalcasting to a division of Boy Scouts of America.