Susquehanna Council, Boy Scouts of America


Welcome to the Susquehanna Council Boy Scouts of America,  home of Camp Karoondinha!  1-800-647-4510 FREE or (570) 326-5121    
The Susquehanna Council, BSA serves more than 2500 youth through the adult leadership of 1200 adult volunteers.  Scouting provides programs to youth in 5 counties in Central Pennsylvania - Snyder, Northumberland, Clinton, Union and Lycoming. The Susquehanna Council is home to beautiful Camp Karoodinha along Penns Creek in western Union County.   Six weeks each summer we provide exceptional programming to Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Venturers.  We are building character in the youth of our communities, one boy at a time!  

Who we serve: 2500 young men and women of our local communities, 1200 adult leaders, 120 packs, troops and venture crews and 19 school districts.

Bald Eagle District    serves Clinton and Lycoming Counties 
Seven Bridges District  serves Northumberland, Snyder, and Union Counties

December 1st, 2015 is #Giving Tuesday

Support local Scouting by joining us for #GivingTuesday, an online event where Americans give to local charities following the Thanksgiving Holiday.  Help us wrap up the 2015 year with a bang by giving today to support Scouting in Lycoming, Clinton, Union, Snyder, and Northumberland Counties today! 

Compliance with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's Child Protection Clearances

PA Act 15 background background checks, clearances, and information on mandatory reporting can be found by visiting  To recharter for 2016, all registered adults will be required to complete the necessary checks.

For step-by-step instructions and direct links to clearances and registration with the BSA, please see our Youth Protection page by clicking here.  


2015 Ethan Giving Tree Initiative

Gift some gear to Scouts in need in through our council's Ethan Giving Tree!

giving tree

Connect with our Staff

Call toll free at 1-800-647-45101-800-647-4510 FREE, or call locally at 570-326-5121570-326-5121 + Extension (listed below)

 Name Title, Function  Phone Extension  Email
 Jon Brennan  Scout Executive, CEO  ext. 103  
 Diane Schneider Controller 104
 Janis Smith Registrar: Membership, Advancement & Training; Scout Shop 105 
 Cecelia Joyce Program Secretary: Camp Reservations, Event Registrations & FOS  106
 Zach Stotter  Development Director 101
 Chris Berleth
District Executive: Union, Snyder, Northumberland Counties 100 
 Rick Morse  District Executive: Clinton & Lycoming Counties; 2016 Summer Camp Director   102
 Camp Karoondinha    (Seasonal) Phone: 570-922-1234570-922-1234 Fax: 570-922-4759  
 Zach Sampsell Camp Karoondinha Caretaker 570-922-1236  

Service Center Hours of Operation: 

Monday - Wednesday & Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm

Thursday: 8:30am - 7:00pm

Clinton County United Way Logo 

The Susquehanna Council, BSA is a proud partner of the Clinton County United Way.

Check out our Council's authorized Facebook page here!  Stay tuned for updates, news items, and for information about local units their programs!