NJCOS Scholarship recipients announced

The National Jewish Committee on Scouting has announced its 2017 class of scholarships and honorable mentions to ten Eagle Scouts, who applied for its annual monetary awards. The top five Scouts are recipients of monetary grants for the ensuing academic year, while five others were sent letters indicating their status as honorable mentions. The Chester […]

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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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