Scout Oath
On my honor I will do my best
To do my duty to God and my country
and to obey the Scout Law;
To help other people at all times;
To keep myself physically strong, mentally awake, and morally straight.

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2017-2018 Central Region Area 5 Venturing President - Bonnie Miller

The 2017-2018 Area 5 Venturing President is Bonnie Miller.

Bonnie has been a member of Crew 2052 in Lawrence, Kansas since she was 14. She has served as crew Quartermaster, Secretary, Vice President of Program, and President in her home crew. She was the 2016-2017 Heart of America Council VOA President, and is currently serving as the HOAC VOA Vice President of Program.

Bonnie joined Venturing because it combined her love of the outdoors and travel with an uplifting community that focuses on supporting one another. She has been on many high adventures including two Philmont treks, a Philmont mountain trek, a Rayado trek, a canoe trip at Missouri River High Adventure Base, Okpik at Northern Tier, and a Black Hills adventure planned by Crew 2052.

Bonnie has earned the Bronze Outdoor Award, Pathfinder Award, 50 Miler Award, Council Venturing Leadership Award, and is currently working on her Summit and Ranger Awards. She has completed ILSC, NYLT, and NAYLE. She has taught ILSC, and staffed Heart of America Council’s NYLT course for the past two summers.

Bonnie will be a freshman at the University of Kansas this fall where she will be majoring in human biology. Bonnie is passionate about natural medical care and hopes to research botanical medicine in the future.