7 ways to celebrate Baden-Powell on Founder’s Day, his birthdayPosted: February 21, 2014
B-P lessons are within us. We still need more Scouts around the world.
Originally posted on Bryan on Scouting:
Chief Scout of the World: There’s no cooler title around.
That’s what they called Robert Baden-Powell, founder of the worldwide Scout Movement and therefore one of the masterminds behind the Boy Scouts of America.
B-P was also the first recipient of the Silver Buffalo Award in 1926, the highest award the BSA gives adults.
Baden-Powell was born Feb. 22, 1857, exactly 157 years ago Saturday. Scouts worldwide — roughly 30 million in 161 countries — celebrate his birthday each year as Founder’s Day.
You can join the celebration in a number of ways. Here are seven ideas:
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