|Since the 1910s with the first local Boy Scout Troops and in June 1920 with the formation of the Council and its charter with National, Wichita Falls and surrounding communities have had the opportunity to be involved in Scouting. The Mission of the Boy Scouts of America is ‘To prepare young people to make ethical choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. The Aims of the BSA is to promote character development, citizenship training and mental and physical fitness. We serve over 2,000 youth members in almost 100 units in the following 12 north Texas counties along the Red River (Archer, Baylor, Clay, Cottle, Foard, Hardeman, King, Knox, Montague, Throckmorton, Wichita, and Wilbarger.)
The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is 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.
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.Scout Law
A Scout is:
Trustworthy, Loyal, Helpful,
Friendly, Courteous, Kind,
Obedient, Cheerful, Thrifty,
Brave, Clean, Reverent
The Boy Scouts of America is the nation’s foremost youth program of character development and values-based leadership training.
In the future Scouting will continue to: