NESA Pittsburgh News

Next NESA Event is our Fall Membership meeting on November 14th

Join us Thursday, November 14th and meet with other Eagle Scouts from across the Pittsburgh area. This exciting event (for Eagles 21 and older) will include an update on all of the benefits offered to NESA members.

Thursday, November 14th, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Teutonia Männerchor
857 Phineas Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15212


Ron Herring is new Chairman of NESA Pittsburgh

At the NESA pittsburgh Board Meeting on September 13th, Joe Salvucci resigned as the Chairman of NESA Pittsburgh and the Board elected Ron Herring as Joe's successor.  Ron's letter to the membership with his goals for the future of NESA Pittsburgh are available by clicking Read More button

We all know Scouting’s goal is to prepare young people for life, but does it work?
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We all know Scouting’s goal is to prepare young people for life, but does it work?

Scouting was put to the test over the course of three years, when a research team from Tufts University worked with the Boy Scouts of America’s Cradle of Liberty Council to measure the character attributes of both Scouts and non-Scouts — all with a goal of better understanding the character development of youth as it was happening.
The Corporate Eagle Scout Recruiting Program
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The Corporate Eagle Scout Recruiting Program

The Corporate Eagle Scout Recruiting Program (CESRP) continued its progress since the last newsletter. On September 25th, 2017, we held our first annual CESRP Roundtable with the goal of sharing the best practices of organizations who have already begun the process of implementing a program in their organizations. 

Eagle COPE Day, a NESA Membership Event, all Eagles welcome!

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 10:00 am-1:00 pm

Please note there are only 20 youth and 20 adult spots available. Register TODAY!

No charge for Eagles less than 25 years old

•  Morning COPE course (Challenging Outdoor Personal Experience)

•  Lunch (Root Beer, Brats and Tater Tots) networking and fellowship at McGinnis Education Center


Brats and Beer with special guest Kent Tekulve

Save the Date BRATS AND BEER Featuring Pittsburgh Pirate Great Kent Tekulve

NESA Pittsburgh Spring Membership Meeting, Thursday, May 11, 2017 – 5:30 P.M. to 7:30 P.M.

Teutonia Männerchor
857 Phineas Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15212

NESA Pittsburgh's 2nd Annual Eagle Career Day

On Saturday March 11th, 33 Eagle and Life Scouts and their parents learned just how extensive their education opportunities are during the 2nd Annual Eagle Career Day. Lecturers provided attendees with information about college selection, financial aid, careers in the Military, and career pathways via vocational education. The University of Pittsburgh provided the Katz School of Business as a venue, and Pitt rounded out the day with a terrific lunch which was followed by a panel discussion.

Corporate Eagle Scout Recruiting Program

On September 13th, NESA Pittsburgh Launched the Corporate Eagle Scout Recruiting Program at a Laurel Highlands Council Board of Directors meeting.  The CESRP will be beneficial to participating companies by identifying high potential associates through mentoring.  It will help Eagle Scouts by guiding them along a career path and increasing their employment opportunities with companies like yours.