5BSA Mission StatementTo prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.
6BSA Vision Statement Offer young people responsible fun and adventure; Instill in young people lifetime values and develop in them ethical character as expressed in the Scout Oath and Law;Train young people in citizenship, service, and leadership;Serve America's communities and families with its quality, values-based program.
7Troop 6 Vision Be Boy Led Deliver a quality, multi-tiered, program Become a “reference troop”Attract and retain the bestMake a difference in our community
8Troop 6 History 1910 … 1918 1st Eagle in 1918, 147th in 2004 Quality Unit; Unit of the YearMembership constant at about 65Charter Org – West Chester Friends (1920s)
9Organization First Years Join Regular Patrols after 1 year Fourteen y/o & Life can join Venture Patrol
10Activities Day Trips Typical Camping (8) Summer Camp Big Trips Lackawanna, Valley Forge, Family Ski Trip…Typical Camping (8)Kentmore, Camporee, Westlake, 102, White Water…Summer CampWeeks 1 & 2Big TripsHaliburton, Jamboree, Sea Base…High AdventurePhilmont, Northern Tier…
11Succession Plan Adult Leaders SM COO ASM1 Program ASM2 Equipment ASM3 1st Year Program Adv – Yr1ASM4 Venture Patrols Adv - VPASM5 Family / Guest TripsASM6 Life to EagleASMn..m As needed - Advisors