Concho Valley Council
Scouting in Texas has a long history, from the 1910s to the present day, serving thousands of youth in programs that suit the environment in which they live. Scouting, also known as the Scout Movement, is a worldwide youth movement with the stated aim of supporting young people in their physical, mental and spiritual development, so that they may play constructive roles in society.
Scouting for boys in Texas is primarily represented by the Boy Scouts of America, or BSA. Texas is home to the BSA National Headquarters in Irving, Texas. The Boy Scouts of America in Texas are organized into 20 local councils.
Scouting for girls in Texas is primarily represented by the Girl Scouts of the USA, organized into eight local councils.
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... The Concho Valley Council of Governments (CVCOG) is a voluntary association of cities, counties and special districts in West Texas ... Based in San Angelo, the Concho Valley Council of Governments is a member of the Texas Association of Regional Councils ...
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