GNFC Honor Guard Information and Application
Scouts from the Greater Niagara Frontier Council are frequently requested to serve as Honor Guards or Color Guards at a different events and locations. To meet the growing number of requests, GNFC created the Honor Guard Corps. Interested? Your Unit can apply now >
The Honor Guard Corps is a group of specially selected full field uniformed Cub Scouts Boy Scouts, Venturers and Explorers. They represent Scouting at various functions in which we are asked to participate and wear a special insignia recognizing them as a group of unique - but not elite - Scouts.
Requirements for the Honor Guard Corps
- Active participation in your Unit program
- Full field uniform
- Loyalty to the Council
- Dedication to the Scouting program
Commitment to the Honor Guard Corps
- I will serve at least three functions per year.
- I will wear a full Scout field uniform at all functions.
- I will present myself as a fitting representative of our organization.
- I will always be early for the event for which I am responsible.
- I will help in any way I can at the event.
- I will be a friend to my Scout partners.
- I will know the importance of the commitment to the events.
- I will meet as needed with the members of the Honor Guard Corps.
Honor Guard Pledge
Always Make Myself an Example; I am a Representative of Scouting Where Ever I Go.
Since the Honor Guard Corps. is made up of Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venturers and Explorers, they are required to be familiar with their respective Oaths, Laws, Values, Promises, and Pledges.
How to Apply
Hold a Unit uniform inspection, ask for those who wish to serve and select your Scouts. Then, fill out and submit the application. After we select our team, they will be called in, interviewed, and asked to represent Scouting and your unit at functions during the year. We can accommodate as many Scouts as you have.
Last Updated - 3/15/11 - MRC