Scouts-L Mail Archive for April of 1999: Re: out of curiousity (different angle)
Re: out of curiousity (different angle)
Mon, 26 Apr 1999 09:04:33 -0500
At 09:00 AM 4/23/99 -0400 Bob Myers wrote:
>I may be wrong, Bill, but my impression has been that chartered
>organizations can deny admission to their unit on any basis they please.
You are correct. One of the units in town is chartered to a parochial
school and limits membership to students of the school. A few years ago a
non-student wanted to join (cousin of one of their Scouts) and Council
backed them up and said that since the school "owns" the unit they can set
I'm not saying that Council agreed with their policy, but it said it was
Mark W. Arend
Beaver Dam Community Library
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Beaver Dam, Wisc. 53916 man's best friend. Inside of
(920) 887-4631 (fax 887-4633) a dog it's too dark to read.