Boy Scouts of America held their annual Friends of Scouting breakfast to raise money for the organization on March 11.

The guest speaker was State Rep. Todd Hunter of Corpus Christi.

Local community and business leaders were invited to support the program.

The South Texas Council of the Boy Scouts of America serves more than 5,500 youth in 18 counties including Jim Wells, Duval and Nueces. The mission of the South Texas Council 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 Scout Law.