Boy Scout Troop 187 - Fairfax United Methodist Church

Nov 27, 2018

About Boy Scout Troop 187

Welcome to Boy Scout Troop 187 at Fairfax United Methodist Church, your gateway to a world of adventure, leadership, and service! As part of Behind the Veil Christian Ministries's commitment to the community, we offer a inclusive scouting program aimed at developing well-rounded youth who embody the values of the Boy Scouts of America.

Our Mission

At Boy Scout Troop 187, our mission is to provide a safe and nurturing environment for young boys and girls to develop character, learn life skills, and cultivate a sense of responsibility and service to others. With a focus on personal growth, leadership, and outdoor exploration, we strive to empower our members to become responsible citizens and future leaders.

What We Offer

Joining Boy Scout Troop 187 opens the door to a vast array of exciting opportunities and activities:

  • Outdoor Adventures: Embark on thrilling hikes, camping trips, nature explorations, and outdoor challenges. From weekend excursions to extended wilderness adventures, our troop explores the great outdoors while fostering teamwork and self-reliance.
  • Leadership Development: We believe in nurturing leadership skills in our scouts. Through mentoring and hands-on experience, members have the chance to take on leadership roles within the troop, gaining valuable skills applicable to all areas of life.
  • Community Service: Making a positive impact on our community is a core value at Troop 187. Our scouts actively participate in various service projects, volunteering their time and effort to help those in need and contribute to the betterment of society.
  • Merit Badges: As a scout, you'll have the opportunity to earn numerous merit badges covering a wide range of interests like first aid, cooking, environmental science, and more. These badges recognize individual achievements and encourage lifelong learning.
  • Team Building: Through team-building activities and engaging group projects, Troop 187 fosters a sense of camaraderie and friendship among its members, creating a supportive network that extends beyond scouting.

Become a Member

Joining Boy Scout Troop 187 is simple! Whether you're an experienced scout or new to scouting, we welcome boys and girls aged 11-17 who are eager to explore, learn, and grow. To become a member, simply visit our website and fill out the membership form. You will then be contacted by our troop leaders with further instructions on how to get involved.

Why Choose Boy Scout Troop 187?

Troop 187 stands out from the rest. With our dedicated team of trained leaders, exceptional program offerings, and commitment to inclusivity, we provide an enriching scouting experience that encompasses the values of Behind the Veil Christian Ministries. Join us today and unlock a world of possibilities and lifelong friendships!

Manthan Manur
Impressive program! 👏
Nov 9, 2023
Bogaert Marc
Great initiative! 👍
Oct 5, 2023