NVOA Game Night

PTC: Older Youth Programs: An Essential Part of Scouting

Join us at Philmont Training Center from July 18th-24th for a week of fun and learning for all of our older youth programs! At this week-long conference with key youth and adult leaders in the Venturing, Sea Scouting, and Exploring programs, participants from across the country will be able to share ideas and brainstorm new ways of delivering these programs to their units and councils. By the end of the week, you’ll have the necessary information and “tools of the trade” to become ambassadors of our older youth programs.

Request a Region Officer

(Please note that the approval process for the region president is different from that of the VPs, and so a different form must be filled out) Is your Council VOA or Area VOA putting on an awesome event that you want a region officer to attend? Perhaps you need help running a training? Or maybe you’ve got a Venturer who’d like to have an officer on their Summit Board of Review! All of these things and many more are great reasons to request a Region VOA officer. Please note that at this… Read More


Venturing Advancement Update

The National Venturing Committee is pleased to announce that certain restrictions regarding prior credit for Venturers have been changed.  Effective immediately, Venturing Advisors have the discretion to give a Venturer credit toward Venturing award requirements for work previously completed by the Venturer while a registered member of a Scouts BSA Troop or a Sea Scout Ship.  As explained in more detail below, this change aligns the Venturing advancement program with the Scouts BSA and Sea Scouting advancement programs. Another recent update to the Venturing Program is also intended to improve consistency among… Read More

Central Region Program Symposium

Join us at the Central Region Program Symposium on March 12-14, 2021, at Beaumont Scout Reservation in High Ridge, MO!

Join us for the State of the Region!

The State of the Region is roughly an hour to an hour and a half long live stream that will be hosted by the Central Region VOA on Tuesday, September 29th, 2020 at 7 PM CT where stories will be shared from the Region, Areas, Councils and Crews of the Central Region. Come join us to share your story and hear about all of the amazing things that are going on in the Central Region, even during a pandemic! You can fill out the form below to sign up to receive an… Read More

State of the Region Story Sharing

Fill out the form below to share a story about something your Crew or Council has done live on the State of the Region! If you haven’t registered already, please do so!

Join us for CROFT!

Join us for the Central Region Open Fishing Tournament! This will be a week of fun for you, your family, and friends! Grab your gear and go fish because CROFT is here! Please visit our website for more details!

Purchase a CRV Necker!

Order your nifty new Central Region Necker here! They’re just $20 apiece, and you will receive the payment information in an email after you submit this form. All responses are kept confidential and your information will not be shared.