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Eagle Character Board

Please contact the our District Advancement Committee and Eagle Character Board when you have advancement questions or need to make an appointment regarding Eagle Advancement. Contact Paul Gardiner at 562.693.6597 or email at


The Path to Eagle

Here are some helpful steps that should make your journey to the rank of Eagle Scout the best possible experience. Get started and keep on track is key to your success.


Requirement 1 -- Be active in your troop, team, crew, or ship for a period of at six months after you have achieved the rank of Life Scout.


Requirement 2 -- Demonstrate that you live by the principles of the Scout Oath and Law in your daily life. List the names of individuals who know you personally and would be willing to provide a recommendation on your behalf.


Requirement 3 -- Earn a total of 21 merit badges (required badges are listed on the application). List the month, day, and year the merit badge was earned.


Requirement 4 -- While a Life Scout, serve actively for a period of six months in a position of responsibility.


Requirement 5 -- Plan, develop, and give leadership to others in a service project.


Requirement 6 -- Statement of ambitions and life purpose; hold Scoutmasters conference.


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Imelda Duenas

Larry Smiley

Cindy Farber

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