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SCOUTStrong even in 1915: “To carry out all the duties and work of a Scout properly, a fellow has to be strong, healthy, and active.   And he can make himself so if he takes a little care about it.”—Robert Baden-Powell, Scouting for Boys, 1915 SCOUTStrong The Program:  The SCOUTStrong Healthy Living Initiative integrates active lifestyles, healthy eating, and


STEM—Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics STEM is part of an initiative the Boy Scouts of America has taken on to encourage the natural curiosity of youth members and their sense of wonder about these fields through existing programs. From archery to welding, Scouts can’t help but enjoy the wide range of STEM-related activities. To support