NJCOS chairman Chudacoff, Nelson Block receive Nachshon Fellowships

Both National Jewish Committee on Scouting chairman Bruce Chudacoff and Nelson Block received rare Nachshon Fellowships from the International Forum of Jewish Scouts (IFJS). The award is given through the IFJS for meritorious service on behalf of international Jewish Scouting. Rabbi Peter Hyman, one of the first Nachshon Fellows inducted Chucacoff as a fellow at […]

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WLACC announces 25th annual Kinnus

EARLY-BIRD PRICING ABOUT TO END  - DON’T MISS OUT! The Western Los Angeles County Council’s Jewish Committee on Scouting invites all Jewish Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venturing Scouts, Girl Scouts and Scouters from ANY COUNCIL to our 25th Anniversary Kinnus Memorial Day Weekend May 28 – 29 Camp Josepho in Los Angeles, CA Click here for […]

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‘Fleet as an Eagle’: Scouts Soar into the Rabbinate

By RABBI JOSEPH PROUSER, National Chaplain, National Jewish Committee on Scouting “Be as bold as a leopard, fleet as an eagle, swift as a deer, and strong as a lion to do the will of your Father in Heaven.” Rabbi Judah ben Tema’s second century call for unflagging spiritual devotion in the service of God, […]

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Jewish Eagle Scouts honored in Florida

Several Florida newspapers featured the story of three South Florida Jewish Boy Scouts, who recently were honored at their advancement to Eagle Scout. The ceremony took place at Beth Moshe Congregation in North Miami. “Eagle Scout is the highest advancement rank in Boy Scouting. Since 1912, more than two million Boy Scouts have earned the […]

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Report: Palestinian Scout group misleads World Scout Movement about terror ties

(JNS.org) - A watchdog group said the Palestinian Scout Association (PSA) has been misleading the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) by claiming they are not the group promoting a course honoring a terrorist. Palestinian Media Watch (PMW) found substantial evidence that the Palestinian Scouts falsely told the umbrella international organization there are two Palestinian […]

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