The Rechartering process was changed to improve systems and increase speed and efficiency in processes and is now called Internet Rechartering 2.0. Located at https://advancements.scouting.org, the new Internet Recharter system provides a more simplistic approach to the rechartering process and can be completed from start to finish without a single piece of paper changing hands.
The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) renews its federal charter (originally granted in 1916) each year through reporting to Congress. The BSA, in turn, grants charters to sponsoring (chartered) organizations who must report to Scouting annually to renew their local charters. Rechartering is the process where a Scout unit renews its charter as an official part of the Boy Scouts of America. The process involves:
The overall Recharter process will go quickly and smoothly if the follow items are done.
Need your unit’s recharter packet or need help? Contact your district field professional.
A comprehensive guide to the 2022 Internet Rechartering process.
A concise tutorial video of the 2022 recharter process.
A more detailed webinar video of the 2022 recharter process. Includes questions and answers.
A documents of frequently asked questions about 2022 Internet Rechartering.
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