Update Your BeAScout.org Pin and Your Unit Could Win!

Posted by Darlene Scheffler Friday, August 14, 2020 1:03:00 PM

(Source) What’s the easiest way for potential members to join your Scout unit? BeAScout.org!

It works even better if your unit information is up-to-date. Now, if you update your pin, your Scout unit could win!

Just make sure your unit BeAScout pin is updated anytime between June 1, 2020, and Sept. 30, 2020, and your unit will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a $500 Scout Shop Gift card, or one of five $100 Scout Shop Gift cards. See the full rules for the giveaway here.

Need help updating your pin? Find a complete set of step-by-step instructions on how to update your BeAScout pin in this guide, and/or watch this “Setting Up Your BeAScout Unit Pin” instructional video.

As we move into join-Scouting season, now is the time to be Helpful, Friendly, Courteous, and Kind by doing a Good Turn and updating your pin so people who are looking for a great Scouting unit can find you! You just might win something in the process!

New Join webpage

Units are encouraged to promote our new texting feature (text Cub Scouts to 31996). Parents will receive a response encouraging them to visit shac.org/join. Parents can easily find units in their school district and then click to join online and complete and online application.

Is your unit information correct? Make sure your packs information is correct on the shac.org/join page. Send corrections to your district executive.

Unit Information on District Websites

Ensure your unit's information is correct on your district website. Go to the district website, then click on the units tab on the toolbar.

Is your unit information correct? There is a link at the top of the page to send any corrections needed to the webmaster. 

The information icon () links to your BeAScout.org pin. Remember that links to Facebook pages can only be made to public pages per BSA guidelines.

Membership Resources

We want to reach out to each potential Cub Scout and their family with a personal invitation to join a pack within our council, where they will learn positive values, new skills and have fun with friends. Find a variety of resources to help your unit.



For more information, contact your membership chair.