Boy Scouts of America, Great Rivers Council

Partner Type

Education, Children & Youth

Description and Mission

The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.

We provide young men and women, ages 7-10 yrs (Cub Scouts) and 11-18 yrs (Scouts BSA), with character development, outdoor adventure, and rank advancement through badge achievement program.


Students serve in a variety or roles, such as Scoutreach volunteers at local after-school programs, marketing and business administrative support, volunteering with Packs and Troops that meet in the evening, supporting local activities and events, etc.

Special emphasis and skills:

Project Management, Community Organizing, Child Enrichment Activities, Event Planning, Reading Proficiency, Math Proficiency, Youth Emphasis, Adaptive Recreation, Life Skills Training, Volunteer Development

Contact Information:

David Harris

1203 Fay St.
Columbia, MO 65201
Phone: (573) 449-2561 x203


How to Serve

I want to earn credit for service (through service-learning)

In order to earn credit while serving on this project, please contact the MU Office of Service Learning online by submitting this form or calling us at 573.882.0227.

I want to volunteer

If you want to volunteer with this agency, please contact them directly through the contact information listed above.