About Us

Three Rivers Council by the Numbers


54* Harvey impacted

Figures represent 2017 numbers.



Three Rivers Council provides a professional field staff, a service center, 1,243 trained volunteer leaders, leadership training for adults and youth, and a year-round camping facility.  Assistance is provided upon request to any youth needing help with program materials, handbooks, uniforms, camping scholarships or registration, regardless of socioeconomic status.

More than 4,335 youth in Southeast Texas will participate in Scouting activities, meetings, camping, events, advancement, and career-interest programs.

Three Rivers Council Boys Scouts of America

Three Rivers Council has been helping youth become “Prepared. For Life.” since 1919.

  • Our council earned the Journey to Excellence Gold Award 7 years in a row.
  • Our council’s Order of the Arrow Hasinai Lodge earned the Quality Lodge distinction 6 years in a row.
  • 2,879 merit badges were earned by Boy Scouts in our council last year.

Our Council Serves 4 Districts

Three Rivers Council Programs

The programs of the Boy Scouts of America serve young people by enabling them to develop healthy habits and make positive choices. Scouting values emphasize; a lifelong appreciation of personal fitness, including the prevention of bullying, environmental stewardship & sustainability, and leadership development.  Scouting is both fun and empowering; introducing young people to careers and preparing them to be active citizens. The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.