Posts in Category: Lifesaving

BSA Expands Programs to Welcome Girls

Effective Now

By welcoming both boys and girls, even more youth will have access to the character development and values-based leadership that Scouting promises.

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Kansas Eagle Scout saves Scout leader from drowning

Recognized with rare Honor Medal

An Overland Park Eagle Scout is being hailed a hero and will be recognized with a rare BSA honor after saving his Scout leader from drowning on the Elk River. 

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Overland Park Eagle Scout saves family from drowning

Scout to receive BSA Lifesaving Award

Quick thinking and Scouting skills helped avoid tragedy on a southern Ozark river last summer thanks to an Overland Park Eagle Scout. 

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