Friends Committee on Scouting
The Friends Committee on Scouting serves to encourage and promote the faith, history, and testimonies of the Religious Society of Friends through religious education programs for Quaker Scouts/Guides and other similar youth organizations. It does this through the development and promotion of:
- Quaker Religious Awards for young Friends involved with Boy Souts of America, Girl Scouts USA, Camp Fire USA, etc.
- The Quaker Religion in Life award for young Friends involved with Girl Guides of Canada and Scouts Canada.
- Quaker support material for the My Faith Award of the Scout Association (UK) and Discovering Faith badge of the Girl Guides (UK)
- Quaker resource material for faith-related badges for members of other Scout and Guide organizations throughout the world.