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Category: Council-wide News

A Message from Council Leaders – Regarding Hulu Documentary

June 10, 2022 Dear Scouting Family,  You may have seen or heard about recent advertisements promoting a documentary about the Boy Scouts of America (BSA), which is expected to be released on June 16 by streaming service provider Hulu. The documentary covers a range of complex topics, including youth protection, the national organization’s financial restructuring […]

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New Unit Onboarding Position

Posted March 2022 Part-time The Mount Baker Council (BSA), headquartered in Everett, Washington and serving the counties of Snohomish, Skagit, Whatcom, Island and San Juan is seeking an Onboarding Specialist (part-time).   The Council is looking for a staff member to assist in our initiative for new unit development. The Onboarding Specialist will guide new Scouting […]

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Special Event Fundraising Coordinator

Posted March 2022 Part-time  The Mount Baker Council (BSA), headquartered in Everett, Washington and serving the counties of Snohomish, Skagit, Whatcom, Island and San Juan is seeking a Special Event Fundraising Coordinator. The Special Events Fundraising Coordinator is a part-time employee of the Mount Baker Council (MBC), Boy Scouts of America and reports to the […]

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Development Director

Full-time Position Under the leadership of the Mount Baker Council CEO/Scout Executive, the Development Director will be responsible for all aspects of the Council’s donor solicitation program including annual and sustaining giving and major gifts, foundations and grants, special events, and product sales. Additionally, the Director will be responsible for implementing comprehensive stewardship strategies of […]

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Unit Serving Associate

Posted March 2022 Full-time position Serving the Counties of Whatcom, Skagit, Island and San Juan The Mount Baker Council of the Boy Scouts of America is seeking a talented individual who is passionate about recruiting and coordinating resources for our volunteer program leaders. Scouting is available to the thousands of young people in Whatcom, Skagit, […]

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Mount Baker Council Updated Mask Policy

Effective 3.12.2022   Federal and state public health officials have recently revised their policies on mandating masks-wearing in public places and events. In accordance with this change, effective March 12th, face masks are not required to be worn at Council or District events. Units should follow their charter organization’s own COVID-19 policies for unit activities and […]

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Thoughts on Membership and Recruitment

From Council President, Steven Davis Membership Recruiting Update Every youth should have the opportunity to join Scouting. Our traditional efforts to invite friends to join us on the Scouting trail include hosting join nights, sending flyers to schools, participating in community events, and, well… just asking friends (which tends to be the easiest). Your district […]

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Elementor #14233

National Scout Jamboree is an exciting once-in-a-lifetime opportunity which is coming up in the summer of 2023.  Every four years, Scouts from across the country and the world gather together to share the “greatest scouting experience on earth.” This tradition was started to celebrate the 25 anniversary of scouting and the first Jamboree held in Washington, D.C. […]

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BSA Financial Restructuring and Council Contribution

Dear Mount Baker Council Members, As a valued member of our Scouting community we are reaching out to provide you with an update on the BSA’s financial restructuring, and to explain how the Mount Baker Council is participating in the effort to equitably compensate survivors of past abuse and to ensure the future of Scouting’s […]

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One Service Center Town Hall

On August 4th the Council Key 4 – the Council President, Council Commissioner, Council Scout Executive, and incoming Council President – held a Town Hall discussing some of the options the Council is looking at to better serve our members. The Town Hall was recorded for those who could not attend. We encourage you to […]

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