The Westark Area Council serves over 2,500 youth (boys and girls) in seventeen counties in Central and Northwest Arkansas through the following programs: Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Venturing, and Exploring programs.
The Council is committed to excellence through offering both time-honored and innovative programs to its Scouts, Leaders, and the Communities we serve.
The Boy Scouts of America Mission:
To prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.
The Scout Oath:
On my Honor I will do my best to do my duty to God and my country And to obey the Scout Law; to help other people at all times; to keep myself physically strong, mentally awake, and morally straight.
The Scout Law:
Trustworthy, Loyal, Helpful, Friendly, Courteous, Kind, Obedient, Cheerful, Thrifty, Brave, Clean and Reverent