As summer activities came to a close and many Arrowmen returned to school, a unique opportunity approached the Southern Region on September 13.
If your OA lodge is planning a council camp or service center project during 2014, you can apply now
Every year, each of the four regions' OA leadership invite section officers and advisers from their territory to a Section Officer Seminar (SOS for
Arrowmen spent part of the Section SR7-A Conclave bagging potatoes as part of a service project benefiting the S
Created in 1925, the Silver Buffalo Award for distinguished service to youth is awarded to those persons who give noteworthy and extraordinary service to youth. This award is Scouting's highest commendation of the invaluable contributions that outstanding Americans make to youth.
Giving opportunities to young people serves as the core essence of Scouting for all adult advisers. To current OA Director Clyde Mayer, enabling youth today to become exemplary leaders tomorrow is the direction he wants all to follow.
Chris Grove, 2013 National Scout Jamboree vice chairman for Trek and Day of Service, is proud to announce that twenty deserving youth Arrowmen will receive scholarships to help alleviate their fees to serve on staff at Jamboree. The scholarships of $250 each have been funded by the "Green Bar Bi
Aaron Avelino, a seventeen-year-old Eagle Scout from Tsoiotsi Tsogalii Lodge in Greensboro, North Carolina was recently recognized with the BSA Honor Medal.
The national Order of the Arrow committee is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2013 Josh Sain Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship was established in 1998 to honor the spirit and the memory of Josh Sain, a former national vice chief of the Order of the Arrow.
The Order of the Arrow will have our largest participation ever at the 2013 National Scout Jamboree - nearly three times as many staff as previous jamborees going all the way back to 1950. This effort, dubbed "Project 2013," will have a major impact on the Jamboree efforts this year.