Tag Archives: Mother’s Day

By Colin Wylie
May 14, 2017

Life Lessons from My Scouting Mom

Each year in May, we have the wonderful opportunity to celebrate the significant role of motherhood. We buy cards, flowers and often will make breakfast in bed. In Scouting, we recognize the critical influence that our Scouting Moms have on the development of the individual and the planting of faith in each Scout. Like in […]

By Utah National Parks Council
May 09, 2017

Meet This Year’s Influential Women in Scouting

Mothers. Sisters. Daughters. Wives.  They all help us in our daily efforts. Even now, my mom’s there when things get rough, offering quiet, regular assistance with multiple aspects of my life. Don’t ever forget the roles of women in Scouting. If you think you earned your Eagle Scout Award on your own, think again.  This […]

By Darryl Alder
May 08, 2016

There is No Mom Like a Scout Mom

For Scouts and Scouters, there really is nothing like a Scout Mom. No two moms are alike, but most Scout moms have something very important in common: their boys would be lost without them. From helping her Scout pack for his first camping trip to cheering him on as he nervously calls the merit badge counselor, a Scout […]

By Utah National Parks Council
May 10, 2015

What does it mean to be a Scout Mom?

Mothers play a huge role in Scouting. From spending endless hours driving to pow wows and merit badge classes, to sewing on patches and preparing for camp. Scout moms are always there for their Scouts. To celebrate their love, enthusiasm and encouraging words we want to share with you what other moms think about holding the honored […]