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Press Room and Media Relations

Want to find out what's going on in Scouting in San Antonio and the surrounding communities? Here's the place to do it. We are always happy to get the story out about Scouting, it's mission and values, and about the Alamo Area Council, which serves over 28,500 youth in Bexar and the 12 surrounding counties.  Please review the News Releases and stories below OR email media inquires to

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Today's Top PRESS RELEASE Stories

NEWS RELEASE - Alamo Area Council Welcomes New Chapter in BSA History

In response to the Boy Scouts of America Board of Directors unanimously voting to approve girls into its iconic Cub Scout and Boy Scout program, the Boy Scouts of America, Alamo Area Council releases the following statement: (Resource links also found on page) READ ON...

NEWS RELEASE - Boy Scouts Fall Recruitment Focus is Adventure

Youth and their families from thirteen South Central Texas counties will be participating in the Fall membership recruitment season of the Boys Scouts of America, Alamo Area Council (BSA) during September to December. Scouting groups have scheduled signup meetings at local schools showcasing the fun and adventure of the BSA. READ ON...

NEWS RELEASE - Scout Sell Golden Corn to SA Mayor Nirenberg

The Boy Scouts of America, Alamo Area Council kicks off their annual Trail’s End Popcorn Fall fundraiser with standout Cub Scout salesmen from Pack 51, who helped their unit reach 10th in the nation for sales of the golden corn. Media is invited to see the Scouts knock on the door to City Hall to sell the first popcorn bag to Mayor Nirenberg at 8:15 a.m. this Thursday, August 31, 2017, READ ON...

Press and Media Contacts


PR Director -- Angel Martinez
cell: 210-394-9915

Scout Executive / CEO -- Michael De Los Santos

office: 210-341-8611 


Connect with the BSAExternal Link

Follow official BSA newsroom and social channels for updates from the BSA, Cub Scouts, BSA Publications, High Adventure Bases, and the rest of the BSA family.

Unified Focus on Youth - Alamo Area Council Statement on National BSA Membership Policy Changes. 

BSA National Media CenterExternal Link contains fact sheets, press releases and a media kit. This resource contains information about the national Boy Scouts of America organization, including our programs, activities, major events and history.

BSA National Youth ProtectionExternal Link Boy Scouts of America's dedicated youth protection site

Alamo Area Council Supports BSA's Youth Protection - local statement on youth protection

 Alamo Area BSA Digital Press Room Link

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