Citizenship in the Community

Required for Eagle

Requirements (external link)
REVISED effective January 1, 2016.

Counselor: Tim Kreft

Contact Information:

If a scout comes prepared, this merit badge can be completed during the Pow Wow.

Art Merit Badge Pamphlet

Preparing for the Pow Wow

These items should be done before the first day of the Pow Wow.

  • Read through the requirements for this merit badge, see the above link.
  • Obtain and read through the merit badge pamplet for this badge.
  • Requirement 5 (watch a movie that shows how the actions of one individual or a group of individuals can have a positive effect on a community). "It's A Wonderful Life" is a great example of such a film and will be widely broadcast during the holiday season prior to Pow-Wow.
  • Requirements 7a, b, up to and through the 8 hours of volunteer time. Once registered, the Scouts can contact the counselor via email (CCing their parent) if they need to discuss appropriate charitable organizations.

Bring to the first session

Please bring these items with you on the first day of the Pow Wow..

  • "Blue Card" with the following information completed:
    (Don not forget to complete both sides and all three segments of the card)
    • Merit badge name,
    • Your name, address, and troop number
    • Signature of your unit leader.
  • Merit Badge Pamplet for this badge.
  • Paper and pencil/pen.