The Boy Scouts is an international organization catering to young men between the ages of 12 and 18 years old. Boy Scouts is dedicated to helping them build good character and skills for success, through fun friendship and confidence building activities. Boy Scouts provides young men with a feeling of belonging and trains them to be well-rounded individuals and proficient leaders. The MALV Boy Scouts incorporate Islamic traditions to enable young men to understand how to successfully balance success and growth in life without compromising faith.
The program seeks to achieve the Boy Scouts Association’s objectives of developing character, citizenship, and personal fitness. Boys who have earned the Arrow of Light Award, or have completed fifth grade, and are at least 10 years of age. The MALV Boy Scouting program runs on committed Muslim volunteers who are serve as leaders, role models, and mentors to the young men they serve in the community. Interested boys can join either Troop 786 or Troop 1576. If you would like to register your son or volunteer some of your time, please email: boyscouts@MALV.org or youthdirector@MALV.org for more information!
Cub Scouts is for boys who are in the first through fifth grades or who are between 7 to 10 years old. Boys who are older than 10 years old or those have completed the fifth grade, can no longer join Cub Scouts but they more than welcome to join the Boy Scouts program. The MALV Cub Scouts program is held every Friday from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. on the lower level of the MALV Center. For more information, please contact cubscouts@MALV.org.
The Girl Scouts is an international organization catering to girls between the ages of 7 through 18 years old. This program is dedicated to helping girls build good character and skills for success, through fun friendship and confidence building methods. Girl Scouts provides girls with a feeling of belonging and trains them to be well-rounded individuals and good leaders.
The MALV Girl Scouts program incorporates Islamic traditions to enable girls to understand how to successfully balance success and growth in life without compromising their faith, including celebrating Islamic holidays together and having the opportunity to earn the Islam patch. Our MALV Girl Scouts leadership team includes Muslim volunteers who have been training by the Girl Scouts Council. Please contact either girlscouts@MALVcenter.org or youthdirector@MALV.org for more information!