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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Statement from NJCOS chair Bruce Chudacoff about Scout’s ‘Duty to God’

Among the new requirements for Scout rank, there is in one in which a Scout is expected to explain his “Duty to God.” According to NJCOS chair Bruce Chudacoff, many Jewish Scouts may feel uncomfortable discussing this in a Scoutmaster conference or at a board of review. “For those Scouts who are uncomfortable discussing their […]

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New! Passover patches shipping March 31

New patches released by the National Jewish Committee on Scouting will build interest over the next ten-year span at Passover time. The Passover central patch is a beautiful decagram with space for ten rockers. This year’s initial rocker is “Blood,”  the first of the Ten Plagues that struck Egypt just prior to the Exodus. (Click […]

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Former NJCOS chair Shelly Weil passes in FL; funeral set for Sunday

SHELLY WEIL, a former chairman of the National Jewish Committee on Scouting and a man deeply involved with the Relationships and Religious Relationships Committees and Task Forces for the National Council, died on October 29, 2014 in Delray Beach, FL. He was 80. Scouting was at the forefront of his life. An Eagle Scout since […]

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