Boy Scout and Venturing Planning Resources
The 4 Steps of the Ideal Year of Scouting:
2015 Boy Scout and Venturing Guide Found here
1. Plan: Work your way through this guide and map out the advancements, activities,
camping and training you’ll need for your Ideal Year of Scouting.
2. Fund: Determine the expenses from all the activities, advancements, camping and
training your unit wants to do, then decide how much fundraising your unit must do to cover those
3. Grow: When you have a good plan, communicate it to your current and potential Scouts to
engage more boys in the Scouting program, along with their parents, to help make it all happen.
4. Train: Plan to promote trainings to your current and new leaders; every Scout deserves a trained leader