Insurer agrees to $800M settlement in Boy Scouts ...

The Boy Scouts, based in Irving, Texas, sought bankruptcy protection in February 2020, seeking to halt hundreds of individual lawsuits and create a fund for men who say they were sexually abused ...

Boy Scouts | History & Facts | Britannica

Boy Scouts, organization, originally for boys from 11 to 14 or 15 years of age, that aimed to develop in them good citizenship, chivalrous behavior, and skill in outdoor activities. The Boy Scout movement was founded in Great Britain in 1908 by Lieutenant General Robert S.S. (later Lord) Baden-Powell.

Sexual abuse survivors are voting on the Boy Scouts ...

The Boy Scouts' bankruptcy case crossed an important milestone on Sept. 29, 2021, when Judge Laura Selber Silverstein approved the Boy Scouts' statement that explains its plan to exit bankruptcy. That statement includes a proposal for compensating the tens of thousands of people who filed claims attesting that they were sexually abused while …

The Boy Scouts' $2.7 Billion Settlement Plan Is at Risk of ...

The Boy Scouts of America was founded in 1910 and grew with a congressionally chartered mission to enhance the values of patriotism, courage and self-reliance. The organization has said that some ...

Boy Scouts, Scouts suffer huge declines in membership ...

Boy Scouts, Scouts suffer huge declines in membership. America's most iconic youth organizations – the Boy Scouts of America and the Scouts of the USA – have been jolted by ...

Boy Scouts of America - Wikipedia

The Boy Scouts of America (BSA, colloquially the Boy Scouts) is one of the largest scouting organizations and one of the largest youth organizations in the United States, with about 1.2 million youth participants.The BSA was founded in 1910, and since then, about 110 million Americans have participated in BSA programs. BSA is part of the international Scout …

Pee Dee Area Council | Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts & Venturing ...

Serving the community and our youth since 1928. The Pee Dee Area Council provides Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, and Venturing Scouting programs in the Florence, Sumter, Darlington, Hartsville, and Myrtle Beach areas of northeastern South Carolina. The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices ...

Boy Scouts' bankruptcy proves more profitable for ...

The massive case brought against Boy Scouts of America (BSA) has proven favorable for victims where accountability is concerned. However, the breakdown of the financial compensation is a bit ...

Boy Scouts of America | Prepared. For Life.™

The Boy Scouts of America places the greatest importance on creating the most secure environment possible for our youth members. To maintain such an environment, the BSA developed numerous procedural and leadership selection policies and provides parents and leaders with resources for the Cub Scout, Scouts BSA and Venturing programs.

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Boy Scouts is an outdoor program designed to develop character, citizenship, and fitness for boys ages 11 through 17. Through the advancement program and peer group leadership, Scouting helps a boy develop into a well-rounded young man. The Eagle Scout Rank, the highest rank in Scouting, is recognized around the world as a mark of excellence.