On May 21, 1913, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints officially affiliated with the Boy Scouts of America. Since the beginnings of that dynamic partnership, millions of youth and adults have registered in LDS Church-sponsored Scouting units, and leaders of the two organizations have worked together to instill character, citizenship, and fitness in young men. Learn More
This book is a perfect companion for every proud U.S. citizen who seeks a better understanding of how the Boy Scouts of America — through its unique and influential partnership with 19 consecutive presidents of the United States — successfully shaped and developed over 115 million duty-driven and service-oriented young people during the past century.
The recipient of multiple honors from the 2014 USA Book News Best Book Awards, this book makes a great gift of recognition to a mature Scout or Scout Leader. Hard cover; 392 pages.
From Robert M. Gates, former US Secretary of Defense and current President of the Boy Scouts of America, this book is a strikingly candid, vividly written account of his experience serving during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Learn More