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 408638.8300, 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 >
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