Tag Archives: rank advancement

By Katelyn Kenedy
Feb 20, 2018

Sign up your 11-year-old for PIT 21 now!

What is the PIT 21 program? Program PIT 21 is an acronym for People Interested in Tenderfoot, 2nd Class, 1st Class. PIT 21 is just the older term for Trail to First Class. “The name needed to be changed when the BSA increased the requirements for the rank of Scout significantly and so we started teaching […]

By The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
May 23, 2013

LDS Presiding Bishop, Gary E. Stevenson, Counsels to Pray for Scout Leaders

GRAPEVINE, TEXAS — Transcript of a speech given by Bishop Gary E. Stevenson, Presiding Bishop of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, at the Boy Scouts of America national annual meeting on 23 May 2013. Welcome and Introduction Hello and welcome to all of you, my Scouting friends and colleagues. What a great honor it […]