July 15, 2017


The National Scout Committee of The Scout Association of Belize met for the fifth time on July 15, 2017 to receive reports from the various committees within the Association.



President of the Association Ms. Jersha Lennan chaired the meeting and dealt with specific topics that need urgent attention as follows:



Youth Protection Policy - The draft policy is ready but there is no funding to print the material and call a press conference to launch the policy.


  • New Scout Image - Business cards were presented to each member.

  • 24 Hour Relay Race - The delegation that represented us at this event performed well

  • Generator for Camp Oakley - Courts has donated a $500.00 gift certificate towards this cause.

  • CARSI Funding - Unfortunately we were not successful with our proposal.

  • A Scout Unit will soon be started at Escuela Mexico in the Corozal District.

  • Visiting Leaders from Korea - A delegation of Scout Leaders will visit Belize to promote the hosting of the 2023 World Scout Jamboree.


The meeting concluded at 1:30 p.m.