Scouts-L Mail Archive for November of 1998: Re: Morality and Scouting
Re: Morality and Scouting
Wed, 25 Nov 1998 10:23:14 -0500
Neil Lupton wrote:
> There is an implication here that this is bad. If I were a single woman with
> kids, I think I would be a lot more comfortable with a man whom I met serving
> as a Scout leader than I would with a man I met in a bar. Whatever their
> motivation is (unless it is child abuse), I think that if an adult wants to
> help kids and contributes, they are welcome.
On a related note, if there were some genteel way that I could
suggest Venturing as a way to meet girls, I could easily quadruple
male youth membership in our crew. The problem seems to be
attracting enough female youth members (and adult leaders).
Now, if there were some genteel way that I could suggest Venturing
as a way to meet boys......
Advisor Crew 486