Religious Scouting Awards can be earned by any registered Boy or Girl Scout in our Archdiocese. Scouts must follow these guidelines:
New programming will begin in August. For more information, please contact:
Donna Weddington at (954)473-1699.
The Catholic Committee on Scouting invites all scouts to wear their uniform to Mass on the second Sunday of the month. Let yourself be seen! Wear your uniform proudly!
Here at St. Bonaventure, the 9:00 A.M Mass the first Sunday of each month is the "Scout Mass". Any boy, cub or girl scout is invited to attend this mass in uniform. During the school year, scouts are encouraged to participate in the Scout Mass as ushers and lectors. Come early to Mass and be part of the procession.
For information on the monthly Scout Mass, contact Donna Weddington at (954) 473-1699.
New Religious Awards Program will begin in the fall.
Contact Donna Weddington at (954) 473-1699 for scheduled training dates through Boy Scouts. In the meantime, if you have not attended a Virtus training session (required by the Archdiocese of Miami to be a school or Religious Education teacher/volunteer as well as a Religious Award Counselor) visit the website at www.Virtus.org. Follow the prompt to (view a list of sessions), click Miami Florida Archdiocese and continue. Registration is required to attend a Virtus Training Session and may be completed online.
Archbishop McCarthy High School hosts Virtus classes throughout the school year.
It is also necessary to be fingerprinted to become a counselor for the Archdiocese of Miami Religious Program. An appointment at any of the approved sites will be required to complete the fingerprint process.