Organization Profile

Sioux Council, Boy Scouts Of America

It is the mission of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. BSA is the nation's foremost youth program of character development and values-based leadership training. Scout Oath: On my honor I will do my best to do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout Law: To help other people at all times, to keep myself physically strong, mentally awake, and morally straight. The Boy Scouts of America is one of the nation's largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations. The BSA provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness. For over a century, the BSA has helped build the future leaders of this country by combining educational activities and lifelong values with fun. The Boy Scouts of America believes and, through over a century of experience, knows that helping youth is a key to building a more conscientious, responsible, and productive society.

Children & Youth Education, Civic & Community, Sports & Recreation
Families, Other
800 N. West Ave., Sioux Falls, SD, 57104, USA