Welcome to the Chicago Catholic Committee on Scouting website.

Ministering to Catholic Youth in the Chicago Archdiocese Through the Scouting Program

The Chicago Catholic Committee is a proud recipient of the 2022 Quality Dioceses Award.

Adult Events

Religious Emblems Counselor and Facilitator Training -New Dates as of February 3, 2024

 Tuesday March 5, 2024    6:30-8:30p.m.

 Tuesday April 9, 2024       6:30-8:30p.m

Training for new counselors and those who have not counseled or recertified in the past three years.

For more information and to register, please contact Nancy Kleiber at

Scouting in the Catholic Church

July 14-20, 2024

Philmont Training Center, Cimarron, New Mexico

Scout Events

Fishers of Men

Saturday, September 28, 2024   9 a.m. – 3 Fishers of Men 2024 Flyer – Final 01 23 2024

University of St. Mary of the Lake/ Mundelein Seminary

1000 East Maple Avenue, Mundelein, IL. 60060

Fishing on the lake and other activities


Ad Altare Dei and Pope Pius XII Day of Recollection

October 19, 2024 9a.m.-3p.m.

Our Lady of Ransom

8300 Greenwood, Niles, IL. 60714


October 26,2024  9 a.m. – 3

Slovenian Catholic Mission/ St. Mary’s Seminary

14252 Main Street, Lemont, IL. 60439


Cardinal Meyer Center!

Although staff continues to work part time from home, incoming mail is being processed at least twice a week. So, if you have completed and signed paperwork with your payments for Light of Christ or Parvuli Dei you can mail them in. Please send an email to on the day you put your paperwork in the regular mail.

The address is Cardinal Meyer Center

3525 S. Lake Park Avenue

Chicago, IL. 60653