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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


SAN ANTONIO, Texas (April 12, 2017) – Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts deliver thousands of empty paper bags donated by H-E-B and sponsored by USAA throughout their local neighborhoods on Saturday, April 8th with instructions on them for community supporters to fill with nonperishable items and leave on their doorsteps Saturday morning starting at 8:00 AM April 15th. 

NEWS RELEASE- Dr. Charles A. Rockwood Jr. to be honored at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (April 11, 2017) - One of San Antonio’s Medical Pioneers, Dr. Charles A. Rockwood will be honored at the UT Health Science Center in the Holly Auditorium on Saturday, April 15th. The ceremony will be at 2:00 P.M. and will feature a film about his professional life, but he also will be presented with the National Distinguished Eagle Scout Award by the Boy Scouts of America.

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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