• Office Address: 475 Riverside Drive Room 600 New York, New York 10115
  • (212) 242-1100

Volunteer – Board of Directors


The objectives of the Board of Directors are to lead the Council in achieving finance goals, to cultivate relationships for a sustainable & growing Board of Directors, and to raise Scouting’s visibility in the borough. Members include business and community leaders from throughout Brooklyn and New York City.


For requests to attend an upcoming Board Meeting, or join our Board of Directors, please contact Board President Ian Pinnavaia atIan.Pinnavaia@gmail.com


Volunteer – District Volunteerism


Our District Committees are responsible for developing borough-wide programs for our Scouts and local volunteers. Opportunities to serve include- Activities, Advancement, Camping, Commissioner Service, Membership, and Training Committees.


To learn more or join your local District Committee, contact Lenape Bay District Chair Kate Fraenza atkatefraenza@aol.com (Western Brooklyn), or Breukelen District Chair Robby Riessatrobbyriess@aol.com (Eastern Brooklyn).



Volunteer – Unit-Level Volunteerism


Scouting starts at the Unit-level. Our Packs, Troops, and Crews serve the Scouts in each community with weekly programming and monthly excursions, providing volunteer role-models who work directly with our youth members as they advance through the Scouting Program.


To learn more, or find a Unit-level volunteer opportunity near you, please visit BeAScout.org and select the “Volunteers” tab.