From the Scouting magazine archives: Scouting Responds to a National Crisis

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In the wake of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, Scout units from coast to coast and around the world went into action to help those in need.

Their efforts, an extraordinary combination of self-sacrifice, efficiency, and community spirit, not only provided immediate relief for victims and rescue workers, but also helped to heal national wounds.

Learn more in this story from the January-February 2002 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.