scouts-l Mail Archive for April of 2000: Re: Lack of Scouting influence ??
Jon Smith (jsmith71@TAMPABAY.RR.COM
Sat Apr 29 2000 - 11:03:15 CDT
Of course, no one else on the committee thought that odd.
But the 'penetration' rate is obviously low in our particular
school population. Or the 'smart' kids don't do Scouts ??
Troop # 42
Des Moines, Iowa
My belief is that it all starts with the parents. If you don't
recruit, or least gain the support of, the parents, the kids, smart
or not, will not come.
- Jon Smith
ASM, Troop 11
Brandon (Tampa), FL