Non-Profit Organization

Who are we?

The Lebanese Scout Association was established in 1935 at the American University of Beirut. LSA is a non-religious, non-sectarian, volunteer-based association with groups located in various parts of the country operating out of social/civic clubs and leading schools across Lebanon. LSA is recognized as the appropriate provider of choice, of outdoor and non-formal education.

Programs characterized with the most modern approaches, our curriculum is frequently enhanced to better meet the needs of our dynamic society.

LSA is a proud founding associate of the Lebanese Scouting Federation, A World Scout Movement member.

Scout members (boys and girls) are grouped into different units that relate to their age groups and scouting experiences:

  • Beavers (5 – 7 years)
  • Cubs (7 – 11 years)
  • Boy and Girl Scouts (11 – 16 years)
  • Rovers and Pioneers (16 – 18 years)
  • Leaders (18 and + years)

Scouting varied activities deal with the environment, health, culture, sports, character building, community service, civic engagement and social work.

LSA is also involved with special yearly festivities that include Annual Anniversary of the Organization (a 3 day Rally camp held in May of each year), annual conferences, training camps, excursions and the participation in international scout camps and events.

The mission of the Lebanese Scout Association is to contribute to the education of young people, through a value system based on the Scout Promise and Law, where members are self-fulfilled as individuals and play a leading, responsible and constructive role in society.

 

Core Values

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contributes to the education of young people, while focusing on character building in a safe, clean, and fun environment.

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understands that scouting is “a game with a purpose”, using recreational and fun activities as part of the learning process, and where values are the ultimate purpose.

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contributes to the character building of its youth in all its activities through maintaining discipline and order, while promoting strong friendships.

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promotes partnerships with parents, hosting schools, and the community at large to provide its unique scouting experience.

 

Adel Hamiye

Honorary President
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Executive Committee

Maher Sayess

President
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Osman Tabish

Vice President for Financial Resources
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Elie Salem

Vice President for Development
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Joseph Gharib

Secretary
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Mohammad Sidani

Treasurer
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Khaled Rawda

Consultant for leadership Development
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Wassim El Zein

Consultant for Curricula and Programs Development
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Tarek Haddad

Consultant for Public Relations and Media Affairs Development
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Ziad Farhat

Consultant for Porperties and Tools Development
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