Membership

Recruitment Headquarters

The Longhouse Council is committed to providing the youth in our communities the opportunity to join the best youth development organization there is.

The Council Service Center offers a wide variety of helpful materials, distribution flyers, and posters, recruitment advise, training, and handouts to aid in the recruitment process. Each District also has trained and skilled professionals who are always willing to help with ideas and suggestions for building and retaining membership, you may contact your communities professional at the Council Service Center.

National BSA has done a great job to organize all the recruitment materials they produce into one location. Click Here for a link to their site, with all the national promotional media.

2018 Membership Growth Plan

Cub Scout Parent Guide 

5 Character Traits You Can Learn In Cub Scouts

Cub Scout Flyer Order Form

Boy Scout Flyer Order Form

Printing YPT Certificates

Update Your BeAScout Pin Step By Step

https://filestore.scouting.org/filestore/pdf/Online_Reg_UnitGuidebook.pdf

Cub Scout Buddy Cards (peer to peer cards) template https://scouting.webdamdb.com/bp/#/folder/612146

Fliers, Posters, and Social Media Images https://scoutingwire.org/bsa-brand-center/

Web Based Resources for Recruiting 

New 'Welcome to Cub Scouting' Video Available to Share With New Scouting Families

A brand-new Cub Scouts onboarding video has been created for new Scouting families in your council, featuring brief answers to the five most frequently asked questions:

  1. What uniforms and books will I need?
  2. What's a den?
  3. What's a pack?
  4. What is rank advancement and how does it work?
  5. Who is Akela?

The quick, 3-minute video can be accessed on the BSA Communications YouTube channel here: https://youtu.be/skSD7y6fgB4