The Shenandoah Area Council

Headquartered in Winchester, Virginia



The Shenandoah Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America includes 3 counties in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia (Morgan, Berkeley & Jefferson) and 6 counties in the Northern Shenandoah Valley of Virginia (Frederick, Clarke, Shenandoah, Warren, Rappahannock & Page).  The Council headquarters is in Winchester, Virginia and is divided into three (3) service districts (see map below)

The Council staff members providing support to our Charter Partners, Units, Leaders & Scouting families.  In addition to our council staff, nearly 1,500 volunteers provide quality Scouting experiences for over 5,000 youth and their families every year.  Over 100 local organizations charter use of the Scouting program in over 150 units.



About the Boy Scouts of America

The Boy Scouts of America provides the nation's foremost youth program of character development and values-based leadership training, which helps young people be “Prepared. For Life.™” The Scouting organization is composed of 2.7 million youth members between the ages of 7 and 21 and more than a million volunteers in local councils throughout the United States and its territories. For more information on the Boy Scouts of America, please visit


Governance Documents

File Name Description
Board Resolution Exhibit A Executive Board Resolutions Exhibit A Download
S- Executive Board Resolutions Download
S-Appendix Appendix for the Amended and Restated Bylaws Download
S-AR Articles Amended and Restated Articles of Incorporation Download
S-AR Bylaws Amended and Restated Bylaws Download
S-Rules and Regulations Rules and regulations as per Amended and Restated Bylaws Download
Strategic Plan 2017 - 2021 The SAC 2017 - 2021 strategic plan. Download