Is Youth Squad a Scout Program?
No. Youth Squad is not a scout program. We are an all-inclusive organization that allows members to form their groups any way they want. Your group can be any ages, boys, girls or both. It can be as small as you and your children or as big as your community.
Can scout troops use the Youth Squad program?
Absolutely! Most of our programming will fulfill requirements for scout awards.
Will you have more Patch Programs®?
We have four service related interest areas — Animal, Environment, Community and Outreach. Each one has five sections. Each section incorporates all five levels. During 2020 we will be introducing our Skill Building Patch Programs® .
What is included with membership?
- Folder for your documents
- Welcome letter
- Customized membership card
- Plastic pouch and lanyard to hold your card
- Details about earning the Presidential Service Award
- Embroidered Youth Squad Patch
- Time Log Tracking Sheet
- 15% off all Youth Squad products including patches
Those who complete the required hours for the Presidential Service Award will also receive pins and certificates. Members can receive up to three in a membership year.
How do I start a group?
It’s pretty simple. There is no special training or books to buy. Visit this page to find out how to get started.
Is Youth Squad a Non-profit organization.
Youth Squad is owned and funded by MakingFriends.com, inc. which is a privately-owned enterprise. MakingFriends®.com is using proceeds to establish and run the Youth Squad program.
How do I sign up?
Membership is quick and easy. Go here to sign up so you can