Scouting Alumni Association

BSA Alumni Relations is the best way to connect Scouting Alumni with what is currently happening within the Boy Scouts of America, and it's a chance to reconnect alumni and engage them in the exciting, challenging, and adventurous program that Scouting offers our youth today!

From Eagle Scouts and treks to Philmont or a World Jamboree, to having spent a year or two as a Cub Scout, Scouting has touched millions of men and women across the country. Here you will be provided with resources to reconnect and engage with the Scouting movement as a Scouting alumnus. 

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Scouting Alumni Association

In 2020, the Georgia-Carolina Council has formed a local Scouting Alumni Association. You can join the alumni association at no cost, and the benefits are plentiful. As a member of the council's Scouting Alumni Association, you will receive a free copy of our quarterly Alumni 93 newsletter, receive information on upcoming Scouting adventures, and are invited to engage and join special alumni events throughout the year.

Alumni 93, Issue 1 can be found here! Check it out! 

Join Today! There are four membership levels within the council's Scouting Alumni Association: Basic, Believer, Ambassador and Visionary. Basic Membership is free, and members receive a copy of our Alumni 93 quarterly newsletter, monthly alumni committee email updates, and invitations to special alumni gatherings and events. Believer ($25) members will receive the perks of Basic Membership, while also receiving the accompanying blue-border alumni patch and commemorative alumni lapel pin. Ambassador ($75) members receive the perks of Basic and Believer Membership, while also receiving the yellow-border alumni patch, free admission to the council's annual recognition banquet, and free admission to the council's NESA Banquet & Gathering of Eagles. Visionary ($150) receive perks of Basic, Believer and Ambassador Membership, along with the red-border patch, framed wall certificate presented at the council's recognition banquet, and a commemorative alumni association coin in case.

Memories at Philmont, Project 2020 - Find out about the Memories at Philmont Project by clicking here

Council Alumnus of the Year - The council-level Alumnus of the Year Award is created to recognize Scouters who contribute greatly to the BSA Alumni program. Only one award is presented annually on the council, regional and national level. Nominations are to be submitted to the council's BSA Alumni Committee by November 1, 2020. To nominate an individual, contact the alumni committee's chairman, or submit a completed nomination form to the following email: alumni.gacacouncil@gmail.com. The council's Alumnus of the Year Award will be presented at the council's annual recognition banquet in March. Find the nomination form here! 

NESA Outstanding Eagle Scout Award - NESA's Outstanding Eagle Scout Award is a prestigous recognition preestned by the Georgia-Carolina Council to honor Eagle Scouts who demostrate outstanding achievement, and have left a positive impact within their communities. Nominations for this year's NOESA are due by October 30, 2020 and can be submitted to the Council Service Center. This award will be presented during the Centennial Gala & Council Recognition Banquet in March of 2021. Nomination form can be found here: NOESA Nomination Form! 

BSA Alumni Committee - The council's Scouting Alumni Assocaition is led by the BSA Alumni Committee of the Georgia-Carolina Council. For more information on the committee contact Robert Bolton, Jr. as the Alumni Committee's Chairman at bobbysr7193@yahoo.com or (706) 513-3714. Join the committee here! 

Volunteers Needed! Join the Alumni Committee today! Membership is needed for the following Subcommittees: Awards & Recognition, Engagement, Affinity Groups, Communication, Membership, and National Initiatives & Special Projects. 

Committee Resources:   Alumni Committee - Strategic Plan     Alumni Committee Guidebook 

Position Name Telephone
Alumni Committee, Chairman Robert Bolton Jr. Email