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Welcome to the New Birth of Freedom Council Venturing Page!

Venturing Uber Menu ImageIf you are in the Venturing Program or interested in Venturing in our council, this page is designed to help keep you up to date. The three best ways to stay informed are to:

  1. Bookmark this page so that you are able to more easily refer back to it
  2. Join the Venturing E-news list, and
  3. “Like” the Venturing Facebook pages in our region. Links have been provided at the bottom of this page to help get you in the loop.

There are many opportunities for you to engage at the Council, Area, and National Levels:


Council Activities

2018 Venturing Fest

VenturingFest 2018, the second national gathering of Venturers at the Summit Bechtel Reserve – a Scouting experience unlike any other before – is coming your way again!!

Come celebrate 20 years of Venturing with us!

If you would like to get information on this event including the price please click here.

To register for the event please click here


2018 Venturing Leadership Awards

The Venturing Leadership Award is presented by councils, areas, regions, and the BSA National Council to Venturers and Venturing Advisors who have made exceptional contributions to Venturing and who exemplify the Scout Oath and Scout Law.

Do you know of a Youth Venturer or a Venturing Leader who is deserving of this recognition? We will begin accepting nominations for the 2018 Venturing Leadership Award beginning January 1, 2018. Please find the nomination form below. Nominations must be received no later than April 30, 2018. Nomination forms may be emailed to John.Blasius@scouting.org or mailed to the York Service Center, 2139 White Street, York, PA 17404.

VLA Nomination Form


Venturing Resources

Venturing Board of Review Guide

Venturing Summit Award Service Project Workbook

Venturing Summit Award Application

Summit Award Board of Review Process

Venturing Training Page

Stay informed:

New Birth of Freedom Council Venturing Facebook




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