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Longs Peak Council

Boy Scouts of America

Youth Development

Your gift helps Scouting fulfill the six critical elements of healthy youth development by:

Serving Others

  • Over 4,000 Scouts and adults collected almost 80,000 pounds of food to help feed the hungry in the Longs Peak Council territory.
  • Service projects initiated by Eagle Scouts involved over 1,200 additional Scouts and resulted in more than 17,250 hours of service to our community.

Mentoring

  • Scouts develop leadership through experiential learning at summer camp, during weekend campouts, and participating in other activities
  • Weekly adult-youth interaction

Lifelong Learning

  • Scouts learned new skills while earning badges and rank advancements last year
  • High school students receive career guidance and education through the Exploring program

Faith Traditions

  • The Scouting program centers on the belief that youths cannot develop to their full potential without a spiritual element in their lives.

Healthy Living

Inner Tube Race
  • Scouts and leaders enjoy physically challenging activities at our high-quality outdoor facilities
    Ben Delatour Scout Ranch
    Camp Laramie Peak
    Chimney Park Scout Camp
    Camp Patiya
    Elkhorn High Adventure Base
  • 3049 Cub Scouts attended Cub Camps last year.
  • 1,859 Longs Peak Council Boy Scouts attended a long-term Scout camp experience last year.

Building Character

  • Scouts and co-ed Venturers & Explorers learned responsibility, planning, organizing, and goal setting during a week at summer camp
  • 94% of Scouting parents feel their youths learn morals and values in the Boy Scout program.*
    * Boy Scout Summer Camp Outcome Study conducted by Harris Interactive

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Last Updated Saturday, 13-Nov-2010 19:49:17 MST