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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 - SAPD Chief McManus Supports Exploring and Boy Scout Card Sale Recently Added Content

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (February 23, 2017) – In its fifth year, the Boy Scouts of America, Alamo Area Council will launch their discount card fundraiser called Camp Cards on Friday, February 24, 2017. New for 2017 is the introduction of the CAREER Card that is branded in support of the Council’s coed career oriented program – Exploring.

NEWS RELEASE - Female Venturer First to Reach Summit Award

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (February 13, 2017) – Most people are familiar with the Boy Scouts of America (BSA), founded in 1910; but, there is a lesser known program that is part of the BSA called Venturing. Venturing being a co-ed high adventure program for youth...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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