Boy Scouts of America

St. John Neumann Parish sponsors the Cub Scout Pack 287 which meets twice a month on Sunday afternoons. Boys in grades 1-5 interested in participating should contact

Cub master: Chris Hydorn,

Committee Chair: Sandi Hitchcock,

Charter Rep: Amy Gelhaus,


Boy Scout Troop 287 meets on Tuesdays at 7:00 PM. Boys in grade 5 or higher (and at least 11 years old)  interested in participating should contact:

Scout Master: Mark Austin,

Charter Rep: Amy Widener.

Those interested in becoming Scout leaders must apply through the BSA: Indian Waters Council at

Required Diocesan forms:

Background Screening Forms (Needs to be completed when joining the troop, and then every 5 years, or as needed for an audit)

Diocesan Code of Conduct Forms (Needs to be completed when joining the troop, then as needed)

Diocesan Driving Form(needs to be completed annually [by October of every year, and when you join the troop/pack] if you do any driving for the troop/pack and/or transport the kids) (Proof of insurance is also required)

Safe Haven (program that replaces Virtus, required by ALL adults in pack/troop).  

Defensive Driving Course, go to, or click on the Safe Haven link above, to access webpage, to take on-line course.

Diocesan Code of Conduct

Diocesan Policy Regarding Allegations of Sexual Misconduct

Troop 287 parents: A copy of all forms/certificates/paperwork, needs to be given to Wendy Bobadilla, the Charter Rep.  May be emailed to 



Congratulations!  New Troop 287 Eagle Scouts for 2019!


Eagle Scouts 2019

Connor Helm


Connor McDonald

Connor McDonald


Chase McKee

Chase McKee