Brotherhood, after 6 months

The national OA committee announced several changes related to OA. The most widespread change was allowing members to attain Brotherhood after just 6 months, effective immediately. Lodges will also benefit by updating the “Journey to Excellence” program (to the new Performance Measurement Program) and a stronger focus from the Sections on making their lodges higher […]

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National Leadership Seminar / DYLC 2020

National Leadership Seminar (NLS) is a weekend conference focusing on the skills and characteristics of leadership. It is intended primarily to enhance the leadership skills of the Order of the Arrow’s key youth and adult members, as they seek to improve their service to the Boy Scouts of America and the greater community. March 6-8, […]

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Unit Election Resources

From Caleb Light’s presentation at the SR-8 CoC, 2/9/2019, this is the link for the Unit Elections packet: http://bit.ly/BestPracticesElectionPacket Speaking of lodge best practices, go here!

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New Membership Requirements, 2/1/2019

Beginning February 1, 2019, unit elections will be permitted in Scouts BSA, Venturing, and Sea Scout units. See oa-bsa.org/about/membership …Other useful links about this change: Policy Change Youth Protection Policy Program Changes Publication Changes Unit Support Changes Policy Change FAQs

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ZBase Service Project Registration

WE NEED YOU!!! Southern Region SR8 Order of the Arrow ZBASE Trail Crew needs you! Our Mission is to construct a lasting, 16 mile hiking trail: a “Lake to Lake Trail” which will serve as the backbone trail to all the ZBASE program areas. This is an opportunity to help complete a project that will […]

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