Exploring Program of the Chicago Area Council

Peggy and Steve Fossett Career Exploration Initiative




Our Mission

Our mission is to enable young people to become responsible individuals by teaching positive character traits, career development, leadership and life skills so they can mmake ethical choices and achieve their full potential.


Our Vision

We strive to be the foremost co-educational youth program for character and career development.


Membership Requirements

The Exploring program is designed for youth 15 to 20 years of age (or 14 years of age, if student has completed the eight grade). Adult leaders are selected by the organization host. Youth participation is open to any youth in the prescribed age group, regardless of color, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, ethnic background, economic status or citizenship.




1218 W. Adams St., Chicago, IL 60607
Telephone: (312) 421-8800 Fax: (312) 421-4725
Email: info@chicagobsa.org
Webmaster: webmaster@chicagobsa.org