Overview of Boy Scouts of America
The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Scout Law.
- Motto: Do Your Best
- For boys in first grade through fifth grade (or seven through 10 years of age)
- Motto: Be Prepared
- Slogan: Do a Good Turn Daily
- For boys who are 11 through 17 years of age, or have earned the Cub Scouting Arrow of Light award and are at least 10 years old, or have completed the fifth grade and are at least 10 years old
- For young men and women 14 years of age, or 13 years of age and have completed the eighth grade through 20 years of age
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