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Catholic Scouts in the Oakland Diocese

WELCOME TO 2018-2019 CATHOLIC SCOUTING!

For More Information on Events and Religious Awards for Scouts of the Catholic Faith, Click on the Links Below

 

Helping Scouts Live the

12th Point of the Scout Law
"A Scout is Reverent"

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RELIGIOUS AWARDS FOR SCOUTS OF ALL AGES

CELEBRATION OF SCOUTING AT CATHEDRAL OF CHRIST THE LIGHT

SCOUT RETREATS

TRAINING FOR RELIGIOUS AWARDS COUNSELORS

ADULT RECOGNITION AWARDS

UNIT CAMPING AT THE
YOUTH RETREAT CENTER

 

 

"A scout is reverent."

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As part of a comprehensive program of youth ministry, the Church offers a variety of religious experiences to young people in scouting!

Coordinated on the diocesan level by the Diocesan Catholic Committee on Scouting, scouts of Catholic-faith in the Oakland Diocese have the opportunity to:

Scouts may have the opportunity in their local parishes to attend "Scout Sunday" celebrations, perform service projects, or participate in a variety of scout group sponsored events.

To explore these activities, see "What’s New" on this page and check out the links to other pages on this website!

The Catholic Committee on Scouting

The Diocesan Catholic Committee on Scouting, in cooperation with the local scout councils, facilitates programs for scouts of Catholic faith. The Committee is under the support of the Diocesan Department of CYO and Catholic Scouts, and is under the guidance of the Diocesan Scout Chaplain, Father Kenneth Nobrega. There are representatives on the committee from both girl scout and boy scout organizations.

The committee meets 5 times during the school year. Interested adults are invited to attend.

 

Oakland Diocese Catholic Committee on Scouting
2121 Harrison Street, Oakland CA 94612
510-893-5154

Email Oakland Diocese Catholic Scouts

What's New!


Annual Religious Awards Counselor Training

Help your scout or scouts in your unit earn their Catholic Scout Religious Award!  A training will be on Saturday morning, August 25 at St. Anne Church Union City.

Click Here for Counselor AwardsTraining Details

Click Here for more information on Scout Religious Awards

 

 

Scout

Retreat-O-Ree
= Camping, Faith and Fun!

Join oher scouts for a weekend of scout and faith activites, camping in the Santa Cruz mountains!

Click Here for 2018 Scout Retreat-O-Ree Information

 


Eagle Scouts – Apply for a College Scholarship!

Are you an Eagle Scout and have earned the Ad Altare Dei or Pope Pius XII Award?  You can apply for a scholarship from the National Catholic Committee on Scouting.  Click here for details!

Catholic Scout Patch

Oakland Diocese Catholic Scout Patch – Now Available!

A multi-colored patch for your scouts or leaders, showing that you are a part of Catholic Scouts in the Oakland Diocese!

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To order, call CYO at 510-893-5154 or
email Catholic Scouts
(Patches are $3.00 each + shipping)