Since 1928, the Mountaineer Area Council has positively impacted tens of thousands of young men and women in North Central West Virginia with values based on our character development program.

Scouting remains a very cost effective youth development program, but depends on the support of generous individuals and businesses like you.

The annual operations of the Mountaineer Area Council are supported in the following ways:

  • 41%  Direct Support (Friends of Scouting, Special Events, Foundations)
  • 34%  Program Fees (Camping, Activities)
  • 9%  Product Sales (Nuts, Popcorn)
  • 6%  Investment Income & Miscellaneous
  • 5%  Scout Shop
  • 5%  United Way Support