Tag Archives: Life Scout

By Nicole Balmforth
Jan 15, 2019

What Volunteerism Means to Our Volunteers

The Boy Scouts of America is a volunteer-based organization which means we depend on the commitment of others to help teach our programs to the youth in their community. According to the Boy Scouts of America website, “the average Scout volunteer gives 20 hours of service each month, and 96 percent of volunteers say they […]

By Ben Summerhalder
May 24, 2013

Pfc. Cody Towse, a Life Scout, returns home

Pfc. Cody Towse was a Life Scout. After graduating from Salem High School in 2011, Cody decided to enlist in the U.S. Army instead of serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints because of his training. Cody wanted to serve in the military in wartime because he believed he could use […]