New to Scouting

Give your child a valuable gift by joining Scouting.

For more information call the Silicon Valley Monterey Bay Council Service Center at (408) 638-8300, or email us. When contacting us please provide the youth’s age, city or zip code in which he/she lives, school currently attended, any church or religious affiliation, and/or the unit (pack, troop, team, post) that their friends may attend.

We always welcome adults who would like to volunteer. Learn more >

Cub Scouts The Cub Scout program emphasizes helping boys build caring, nurturing relationships with their parents, adult leaders, and friends. Read more >
Boy Scouts Your son can be a Boy Scout if he has completed the 5th Grade and is at least 10 years old; or is 11 years old; or has earned the Arrow of Light Award and is at least 10 years old, but has not reached age 18. Read more >
Venturing Venturing is a program of the Boy Scouts of America for young men and women who are 14 (and have completed the 8th Grade) through 20 years old. The program revolves around a special avocation or hobby interest. Read more >
Learning
for Life
Learning for Life programs support schools and other youth-serving groups in their efforts to prepare youth to successfully handle the complexities of today’s society. The programs help build self-confidence, motivation and feelings of self-worth. Read more >
New to Scouting