Cub Scouting's 12 Core Values
Contributing service and showing responsibility to local, state, and national communities.
Being kind and considerate, and showing concern for the well-being of others.
Being helpful and working together with others toward a common goal
Being brave and doing what is right regardless of our fears, the difficulties, or the consequences.
Having inner strength and confidence based on our trust in God.
Health and Fitness:
Being personally committed to keeping our minds and bodies clean and fit.
Telling the truth and being worthy of trust.
Sticking with something and not giving up, even if it is difficult.
Being cheerful and setting our minds to look for and find the best in all situations.
Using human and other resources to their fullest.
Showing regard for the worth of something or someone.
Fulfilling our duty to God, country, other people, and ourselves.
Character can be defined as the collection of core values by an individual that leads to moral commitment and action. Character is "values in action."
Character development should challenge Cub Scouts to experience core values in six general areas: God, world, country, community, family, and self.