The Black Warrior Council (BWC) is a local council of the Boy Scouts of America that serves the West Alabama area. As a council, the BWC is sub-divided into three distrcts. The Council has helped over one million young people become "Prepared. For Life." since its inception in the 1920s.
The programs of the Boy Scouts of America serve young people by enabling them to develop healthy habits and make positive choices. Scouting values emphasize; a lifelong appreciation of personal fitness, including the prevention of bullying, environmental stewardship & sustainability, leadership development and STEM Education. Scouting is both fun and empowering; introducing young people to careers and preparing them to be active citizens. The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.
TUSCALOOSA, BIBB, AND PICKENS COUNTIES
WIth Tuscaloosa being the most densly populated County we serve, the River District is headquarted in the heart of it all. Just steps away from the University of Alabama.
WALKER, WINSTON, MARION, LAMAR, AND FAYETTE COUNTIES
Just minutes away from one of our beautiful camping properties, Jasper, AL serves as the headquarter City for what is our Mountain Disrtict.
GREENE, HALE, MARENGO, AND SUMTER COUNTIES
Our Prairie District serves the beautiful City of Demopolis and surrounding areas. It is also the home of our primative camp, White Bluff Scout Reserve.