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Vice President - Program

  • Serves as the program officer of the crew and, in that position, arranges the program planning process for the crew.
  • Collects and maintains a crew activity file consisting of the program capability inventory, a list of crew member interests and suggestions for activities, program resources, and an annual activity schedule.
  • Determines the interests of the crew members on an ongoing basis (using Venturing activity interest surveys).
  • Provides support for the chair and committee for each activity.
  • Maintains and up-to-date calendar of crew meetings and activities.
  • Sets an example by following the rules of the crew.
  • Wears the uniform appropriate to the Venturing crew.
  • Learns and lives by the Scout Oath and the Scout Law.
  • Approaches and encourages others to approach Venturing activities in the spirit of fun and enjoyment.

As a Crew Officer:

  • Foster and develops an environment within the crew that has a true sense of community, that encourages growth and responsibility to one another.
  • Works in a spirit of partnership with the Crew Advisor.
  • Assists in developing a program of activities for the crew help carry them out.
  • Upholds the standards and policies of the chartered organization and the Boy Scouts of America.
  • Ensures that activities are conducted within BSA safety guidelines and requirements.
  • Cultivates the capacity to enjoy life - have fun and explore while leading.