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BSA Membership Resolution Passes – GNYC Comments

Dear Scouters,

Tonight, the National voting members of the Boy Scouts of America passed the resolution that eliminates membership standards for youth members. The Boy Scouts of America is a youth-centered organization and the Greater New York Councils is pleased that openly gay youth can participate in Scouting’s meaningful leadership development programs across the country. This is positive step in the right direction. However, we remain extremely disappointed that the resolution did not include gay adult volunteers and we will continue to work towards a fully inclusive national policy aligned with our own. We strongly believe that both gay adults and youth must be welcomed in Scouting.

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Customized Scout Banners

We have a scouter in Pathfinder district who has started a project of producing banners for units who want to promote their unit at community events.

How to Order Inexpensive Banners
Customized to your unit
Below cost. Thanks to a generous sponsor.

If interested please see attached order form

GNYC Banner Order Form 9-2012