Navigators USA, a co-ed, youth-adventure organization committed to opening minds and creativity through direct contact with nature, announces the formation of its 40th chapter in Streetsboro, Ohio. Robin Bossert, Executive Director, Navigators USA founded The Navigators USA in 2003, incorporated it as a NYS non- profit and directed all publishing, fundraising, and chapter activities. He welcomed the new chapter in an email sent to the founding committee members. “Pack your backpacks! You can now go camping as Navigator Chapter 40 Streetsboro! Welcome to our family of spirited, open-minded Americans who want to build community in all the varieties that make this country strong!”
Navigators USA provides a quality scouting experience which is inclusive and available to all children and youths, ages 7 – 19, and their families, regardless of gender, race, religion, economic status, sexual orientation and/or social background. The program, which consists of separate Junior and Senior Navigators components, emphasizes the importance of attributes such as camaraderie, loyalty, friendship, cooperation, community involvement and appreciation for nature.
The founding committee of Navigators USA Streetsboro Chapter 40 is comprised of Bill Butt of Streetsboro, Michelle and Andrew Bores of Streetsboro, and Beth and Joe Kuemerle of Cuyahoga Falls. Chapter 40 enrollment will be open to all residents of Streetsboro and neighboring communities in Portage and Summit counties. An informational meeting will be held in February; more info to be announced at a future date. For more information about Navigators USA, please visit http://navigatorsusa.org/ .
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