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 may participate.

Contact: David Hitchcock, (803) 477-7983, dhtrack@yahoo.com

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

Contact: Amy Widener, (803) 429-3756 or Mark Austin, (803) 609-5280, T287_scoutmaster@outlook.com

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 http://charleston.CMGconnect.org, 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 Amy Widener, the Charter Rep.