Welcome to the Chicago Catholic Committee on Scouting website.

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.

Adult Events

Catholic Chartered Units

Applications for the Pope Paul VI Unit Excellence Award are due by November 20th. The format for this award is similar to the Journey to Excellence award. Check the activities your unit has completed and add up the total number to see where you qualify. The forms can be found in the download section on our website

www.chicagocatholicscouting.orgEmail the completed form to:

Nominations for the St. George Emblem

Do you know someone who has served Catholic scouts in your parish, scout council or local area? Those that go above and beyond what is required? If you do please take a look at the nomination form. The St. George Emblem is the highest award that a diocese can give to a scouter. Please be sure to give sufficient information about the nominee so that the committee can properly review the nomination. The nomination form can be found in the download section on our website also. The nomination deadline is November 20th and the completed and signed nomination form should be emailed to:

If you have any questions about either of these awards, please contact Deb Sitz 708/363-6547  or

Scout Events

Ad Altare Dei, Day/Pope Pius XIII Day of Recollection October 20, 2018 Ad Altare Dei-Pope Pius XII Day of Recollection Rev B


Ad Altare Dei & Pope Pius XII

Religious Emblem Boards of Review 2018

Monday December 3, 2018

Contact: Bill Witkowsky  773/551-0003

Contact: Gary Schiappacasse 847/691-3293

Tuesday December 4, 2018

Contact: Paul Szymczak

Thursday December 6, 2018

Contact: Dan Peterson 847/890-1982

Saturday December 8, 2018

Contact Lou Akins

 Thursday December 13, 2018

6:30-8:30pm, Contact: Deb Sitz   708/363-6547