Scouting Ministry

Scouting ministry provides programs that effectively contribute toward the implementation of a comprehensive approach to Catholic youth ministry. Young people need the guidance of happy, healthy, and holy adult role models willing to share their faith in both word and action.

-Archbishop Broglio

Download the Scout Religious Medal/Emblem Order Form and mail it with the completed and signed medal/emblem application form found at the back of the medal/emblem workbook. The mailing address is on the order form. There is no cost for the religious medal/emblem. Those that would like to donate to support these religious recognition programs through Scouting are welcome to do so as indicated on the order form. Thank you for supporting young people as they grow in faith.

The mission of the American Heritage Girls National Catholic Committee (NCC) is to support American Heritage Girls, Inc. while promoting and providing for the growth and spiritual development of its Catholic members, in fidelity to the magisterium of the Catholic Church, and to act as the liaison between AHG, Inc. and the Catholic Church.

The National Catholic Committee on Girl Scouts and Camp Fire (NCCGSCF) serves Catholic youth and adults through quality faith-based programs. The NCCGSCF oversees, develops, implements, and evaluates religious recognition programs and training opportunities for Catholic leaders in Girl Scouting and Camp Fire.

The National Catholic Committee on Scouting® (NCCS) is a church committee of concerned Catholic lay people and clergy who see as their mission the constructive use of the program of the Boy Scouts of America as a viable form of youth ministry with the Catholic youth of our nation.

The AMS Catholic Committee on Scouting meets quarterly to encourage Catholic religious emblem programs through the American Heritage Girls National Catholic Committee, the National Catholic Committee on Girl Scouts and Camp Fire, and the National Catholic Catholic Committee on Scouting. Utilize these resources to support young people in military families to grow in faith through catechetical, community building, and leadership development initiatives.