Our Purpose

The purpose of the National BSA Alumni Association is to develop and implement a comprehensive strategic plan to foster lifelong relationships for alumni and encourage their gifts of time, talent, and philanthropy to Scouting. The association facilitates volunteer service to achieve established goals related to vibrant alumni membership programs, events, communications, awards, scholarships, council service, web stores, and revenue generation. 

Who We Are

The National BSA Alumni Association serves as an umbrella organization for many Scouting affiliations and career-based networks.  It supports and coordinates best practices amongst Affiliate and Affinity Groups.  Notable examples include: the National Eagle Scout Association, the National High adventure base Staff organizations, The OA Alliance as well as “Shared Experiences” like Wood Badge of the USA, Alpha Phi Omega, National Organization of Sea Scout Alumni, Venturing Alumni, the Life for Life Program, Catalyst BSA, and the Troop Infinity Initiatives.

The association also facilitates the sharing of memories of Scouting within professions including amongst others, those with career interests in the Medical, Legal, Outdoor Management, Police, Fire, EMS, Military, Education, and IT fields.