Welcome to the Gateway District!
The Mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral decisions throughout their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.
Don't for get to keep track of your camping nights. Not only does it help with your Unit's JTE numbers but you and your Scouts can earn one of many really cool National Outdoor Awards.
Preseason of Popcorn
The annual council popcorn sale is a great opportunity to fund a complete year of scouting program. Email your completed form to Tobin Truslow or James Dockter and your unit can start selling online today.
2015 Sign-Up Form
Fall Join Nights
Kindergartners have been waiting all year to join your pack. Fill out and submit the Join Night Information form, and the district membership team will prepare flyers for you, provide stickers, yard signs, buddy cards, and other materials for you. Neatness counts on this form. What you type in will be what you see on your materials. We are here to help so please reach out to us and let us know what we can do for you!
If you need assistance or more information, contact Tobin Truslow or James Dockter
Journey to Excellence
Journey to Excellence is the new performance recognition program for Councils, Districts, and Units. This new program uses a balanced approach and key performance indicators to measure performance versus process, encourage and reward success, and achieve the mission. This form is due at the November roundtable.
Here are the requirements of the corresponding unit types: pack, troop, crew, and team.
For more information about this program or for any questions, please contact your commissioner.
Cub Scout Recruitment Helps:
Troop/Crew Recruitment Helps:
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If you are needing help with your Scouting Unit, please feel free to reach out to District Executives Tobin Truslow and James Dockter. For further assistance, you can reach out to your Commissioners.