The Purpose of Cub Scouts

The Cub Scouting program has 10 purposes related to the overall mission of the Boy Scouts of America – to build character, learn citizenship, and develop personal fitness:

1. Character Development
2. Spiritual Growth
3. Good Citizenship
4. Sportsmanship and Fitness
5. Family Understanding
6. Respectful Relationships
7. Personal Achievement
8. Friendly Service
9. Fun and Adventure
10. Preparation for Boy Scouts

The Methods of Cub Scouting

1. Living the Ideals

2. Belonging to a Den

3. Using Advancement

4. Involving Family and Home

5. Participating in Activities

6. Serving Home and Neighborhood

7. Wearing the Uniform