About the Mobile Area Council

The Mobile Area Council celebrates its 100th year of Scouting this year. It has gone through a lot of change over the century and continues to proudly provide service and programs to over 1,500 registered youth and registered adult leaders in the Southwest Alabama counties of Mobile,  Baldwin, Clarke, and Washington.

Mobile Scout Shop

See Summer Hours and current procedures here

Get activities to do with your Cub, merit badge pamphlets for your Scouts BSA youth, t-shirts for parents and uniforms for new scouts. Restock all your camping supplies with program-specialized items. 

Scout Popcorn Season is here!

Scouts may sell Online Direct for extra TE incentives July 1- August 15.  Text APP to 62771 to download the app and start selling.

Click More Details button below for the MAC Popcorn page, full of resources for units and scout families.

How can we make a positive impact in our society? Click here to see what you can do.


Read the article from Philmont Scout Ranch’s website

Annual Scouting For Food

Nonperishable items collecting from family, friends, and neighbors. Scouts accumulate community service hours. Go to training page for details.

Coastal Cleanup

Annual day of service to our waterways along the Gulf Coast. Click here to find your zone. 

Spring Scouting for Food

The Mobile Area Council answered the call from Feeding the Gulf Coast to help local families in need during this time. Scouts were happy to help. Read the tv news article here.

Pop in for a Snack

The Mobile Area Council  and Trail’s End Popcorn provided snacks of sealed popcorn to over 120 local families. Scouts Johnny P., Evelyn T., Peter T., and Renee L. handed out bags as part of their community service April 14, 2020.


Service Hours

Our youth make an impact. Commissioners  help all units in our council. 

Record all community service hours to be counted in your district’s Journey to Excellence.

News In Our Council

MAC Moves to Support National BSA’s Position on Racism. See 2 articles below:

Affirmation of BSA Statements on Diversity & Racism

Statement Regarding Public Comments

See a video timeline of Mobile Area Council’s 100th year.

National BSA’s policies on units’ participation in political rallies. 

Master Strategic and Branding Plan for 2020-2022.

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