Welcome to Scouting

The Western Massachusetts Council serves over 6,600 young people and over 1,700 adult volunteers in Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden, and Hampshire Counties of Western Massachusetts.

The Council has programs for boys and young men ages 5-20, and young women ages 13-20.

Learn how Scouting makes a difference in a child's character

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2015 WMC Investors' Report

2015 Investors' Report 

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Friends of Scouting Campaign

Our annual Friends of Scouting Campaign is underway. Please make a tax-deductible donation to support Scouting in Western Massachusetts.

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Upcoming Activities

Don't miss out on some great fun just around the corner! 

For Cub Scouts and their families, Cub Scout Fall Fun Day and Cub Carnival are both being held on Oct. 24.  Click here for details.  The annual Boston Museum of Science overnight trip will take place January 17-18, 2016.  Sign up before Nov. 1 for early-bird rates.

What Scout wouldn't want to sleep over at the MassMutual Center after a Falcons game? Join us on Nov. 21 for the Springfield Falcons Scout Night and Sleepover! Register here.

Be sure to check our homepage and the council calendar for more great events throughout the year.


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