From the Scouting magazine archives: How Scouting for Food benefits everyone

After being gathered from residents’ porches and doorsteps by Greater St. Louis Area Council Scouts BSA members, Cub Scouts, Venturers and Explorers, hundreds of pounds of donated food are taken to local firehouses and food pantries.

It’s all part of Scouting For Food, one of America’s largest one-day food drives.

“It feels good, because you’re helping somebody,” says one Scout.

Learn more in our story from the November-December 2018 issue of Scouting magazine.

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Aaron Derr is the senior editor of Scout Life and Scouting magazines, and also a former Cubmaster and Scouts BSA volunteer.