Re: Jr. Asst. Scoutmaster
Jim McMaster (mcmaster@SWENG.STORTEK.COM)
Thu, 17 Oct 1996 09:54:54 -0600
> Hello Scouters,
> I have a question for the list.
> Can a scout, age 16, after being appointed as Jr. Asst. Scoutmaster
> still earn merit badges for Palms?
> Our troop has 3 Eagle scouts that are being considered for
> appointments as JASM. Each desire to continue working on their Palms.
> Thank you in advance.
> Rick Covington, UC, WA, SA
> North District / P874 / T713
> Circle Ten Council
> Dallas, Texas
Yes...as long as you are under 18, you can earn merit badges and palms.
JASM is really an honorary thing, and does not affect rank advancement.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City