What’s the one thing the Scouting program can’t live without? Scouts. The Boy Scouts of America offers the premier program for youth, but Scouts need the means and desire to stick around. To help make that possible, I asked your fellow Scouters on Facebook this question: What’s the biggest reason Scouts drop out of the program, and how can we as Scouters keep that from happening? So let’s explore both aspects by presenting six problems and your time-tested solutions. PROBLEM 1: Sports and other
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