Jamboree Origin Story, Part III

Jamboree Origin Story, Part III

The latest in a long line of World Scout Jamborees is being shared by three members of the US Contingent Management team (left) and several members of the Dream Team, a group at the head of the 24th World Scout Jamboree Host Team. Jamboree Origin Story, Part III In...
Jamboree Origin Story, Part II

Jamboree Origin Story, Part II

Jamboree Origin Story, Part II Earlier in our Jamboree Origin Story series, we looked at how scouting spread out of the UK across the globe. The stage was set for World Scouting, but before we could have a World Jamboree, Baden-Powell had to develop the idea of a...
Jamboree Origin Story, Part I

Jamboree Origin Story, Part I

Jamboree Origin Story, Part I August 1 is the anniversary of Baden-Powell’s famous Brownsea Island camp and is celebrated the world round as World Scout Scarf Day, a celebration of Scouting everywhere. To celebrate World Scout Scarf Day, we are starting a World...
A Recipe for a World Jamboree

A Recipe for a World Jamboree

A Recipe for a World Jamboree. Adventure, Friendship, Service, Sustainability, and Leadership are all wonderful ingredients on their own. Put them together and they form a truly unforgettable meal. We asked Willy Xiao, a member of the Jamboree planning team known as...