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Boy Scout Troop 23
(Dormont, Pennsylvania)
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How to get in touch with the Troop

Contacting Us

Committee Chair E-mail (Rich Dalzotto)
Scoutmaster E-mail (Tom Bauer)

Dormont Troop 23 & Pack 870 Scouting for Food Coordinator: Mr. Nevin Kelly


Youth Protection and Clearance Requirements

Youth Protection—not only a BSA requirement but also a Pennsylvania Law

PLEASE NOTE: Clearances

Parents and registered leaders: Please make sure you have obtained your clearances.  All parents and registered leaders should have turned in clearances to our Clearance Coordinator and Registered Leaders should have uploaded them to Laurel Highland Council Website by now. ALL NEW LEADERS AND PARENTS MUST SUBMIT THEM WITHIN 30 DAYS OF JOINING THE TROOP. Clearances must be renewed approximately every 5 years.

Troop 23 families and leaders can view more information on our Troop Records and Forms page or go to to to the Laurel Highlands Council PA Child Law webpage
What is the responsibility regarding reporting incidents? From link below PA Child Protection Legislation pdf (information added 7/6/2016) (for more information click and review the link below)
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Pennsylvania Child Protection Legislation - BSA - April 2015.pdf LHC=BSA Pennsylvania Child Protection Legislation - BSA - April 2015.  
Scouting and PA Act 153 or 2014.pdf LHC - BSa Letter from Scout Executive re PA Clearances  
The Mission of Boy Scouts is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Motto, Oath, and Law.

Scouting is based on life skills education, leadership development, citizenship, and values training. Its unique methods of program presentation are designed to help build youth with strong character who are physically fit and prepared to be good citizens

For information about making the journey from Scout to Eagle in Troop 23 (advancement) see Rank Advancement page. Do you need some scouting inspiration? Check out the Scoutmaster Minute. Do you need some URLs for other scouting sites? Check out Local BSA Links and BSA Links. Don't forget about new Training opportunities.

For the most up-to-date information about BSA policy go to Boy Scouts of America Social Media Guidelines