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Ministering to Catholic Youth in the Chicago Archdiocese Through the Scouting Program

Note to Scouters and Scouts: Effective February 1, 2018 the price of medals are increasing.  Click here for the new price list.


The 2018 Emmett J. Doerr Memorial Distinguished Scout Scholarship application deadline is quickly approaching. The National Catholic Committee on Scouting (NCCS) established the Emmett J. Doerr Memorial Distinguished Scout Scholarship to be awarded to five outstanding high school Catholic seniors who are Scouts in a BSA program and continuing their education in college. These scholarships honor Mr. Doerr, who was a dedicated Catholic Scouter and a very active member of the NCCS. The Doerr family and the NCCS are continuing his legacy by offering this $2,000 scholarship in his name to five distinguished Catholic Scouts.

Eligibility Requirements:

For applications or more information,download the Emmett J Doerr Scout Memorial Scholarship App 2018 or email or call the NCCS Program Administrator at NCCS (972) 580-2114 for more information

All applications must be postmarked by March 1, 2018.

Adult Events

National Catholic Leadership Development / Day of Recollection

Divine Word Gift Shop (back door) 1835 Waukegan Rd, Techny, IL  Janet Pasquesi

Religious Emblems Counselor/ Facilitator Training

Highland Park, IL Janet Pasquesi

Counselor-FacilitatorTraining March 10 Rev A

La Grange Park, IL Paul Szymczak

Counselor-FacilitatorTraining April 3 Rev A

Tinley Park, IL Deb Sitz

Counselor-FacilitatorTraining-April 19 Rev A

Chicago, IL Bill Witkowsky  wwitkowsky@sbcglobal .net

Counselor-FacilitatorTraining-April 30 Rev A


Scout Events

Saturday March 24, 2018 Shrine of Christ’s Passion, St. John, IN Shrine of Christs Passion Rev A

Camp Crown, Wilmot, WI

Saturday September 15, 2018 St. Mary’s of the Lake Seminary, Mundelein