Out of 100 Scouts...
One will use a Scout skill to save a life
One will use a Scout skill to save his own life
Twelve will gain a first exposure to church through Scouts
Eight will enter a profession based on an interest acquired in Scouting
One will enter the clergy
Did you know that...
72% of Rhodes Scholars were Scouts
11 of the 12 men who walked on the moon were Scouts
26 of the first 29 astronauts were Scouts
94% of the men who were members of the Scouts as youth
agree that Scouting helps develop character.
Boys who are scouts for 5 years or more are more likely to graduate from college (40% to 16%) than boys with
no scouting experience?
A recent nationwide survey of high schools revealed that:
85% of student council presidents were scouts
89% of senior class presidents were scouts
80% of junior class presidents were scouts
75% of school publication editors were scouts
71% of football captains were scouts