Financing Scouting

Who pays for Scouting?   Where Does the money come from?   Where does it go?


Youth   Personal Savings
Participation in money earning projects
Personal Equipment
Camp Fees


Their Units   Member dues
Special money-earning projects

Camping equipment
Registration fees*
Boys' Life Magazine*
Special Events
Program materials
* after the first year if the unit applies fund raising funds to fees.


Chartered Organization   Organizations budget   Meeting rooms, light and heat


Your Council   United Way organizations
"Friends of Scouting" Campaigns
Trust Funds
Project Sales
Special Events
  Organizing Units
Serving exsisting Units
Training leaders
Maintaining Camp(s)
Maintaining Service Center, records and information
Professional Staff Supervision


National Council   Member Registration fees
magazine ads and subscriptions
Supply division uniforms and equipment sales
National service fees
  Local Council Assistance
Program Research and Development
Program Materials
Professional Training