Use these resources to help promote all the great activities and benefits that your District or Scout unit provides the youth in your community. Positive press works … make it work for your unit.

In the near future, we will be conducting training for unit leaders interested in learning about effective public relations. Unit then, please feel free to browse the samples below:

Brand Identity Guide-How to protect, preserve and promote who we are.

Promoting Your Unit – Scouting for News Stories
Public Relations (PR) Checklist
Sample Press Release
Sample Media Alert

Unit & District Website Guidlines
These draft guidelines are yet to be adopted by the Council Executive Board, but should be considered when designing a Unit or District Website. The Revolutionary Trails Council reserves the right to review and approve any websites prior to providing a link.


Values of Americans
Findings from this study indicate positive outcomes for men who were Scouts as youth and for current youth members, especially for those who have been in Scouting for five or more years.
Volunteer Outcomes Study
Volunteers who become involved in Scouting in order to share their skills and values with young people find learning, growth, and fulfillment in the experience.