Boy Scout Troop 43
of Manassas, VA

Troop 43 Committee


The Troop Committee is the troop's board of directors and supports the troop program. The Troop Committee does the following:


a.Ensures that quality adult leadership is recruited and trained. In case the Scoutmaster is absent, a qualified Assistant Scoutmaster is assigned. If the Scoutmaster is unable to serve, a replacement is identified subject to the assent of the Charter Organization and approval of the troop membership.

b. Arranges adequate meeting facilities.

c. advises the Scoutmaster on policies relating to Boy Scouting and the Charter Organization.

d. Supports Leaders in carrying out a program consistent with the troop purpose and philosophy.

e. Is responsible for finances, adequate funds, and disbursements in line with the approved budget plan.

f.  Obtains, maintains, and properly cares for troop property.

g. Ensures the troop has a suitable outdoor program (minimum 10 days and nights per year excluding summer camp).

h. Serves on Boards of Review.

i. Supports the Scoutmaster in working with individual Scouts and problems that may affect the overall troop program.

j. Arranges accommodations for the special needs and assistance some boys may require.

k.  Helps with the Friends of Scouting campaign.

l.  Assists the Scoutmaster with handling Scout behavioral problems.