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Ordering Religious Emblems And Recognitions

For Younger Scouts


Boys Girls
Light of Christ Family of God
Parvuli Dei I Live My Faith

Contact the Department of Youth and Young Adult Ministry, 795 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203 by phone at 716-847-8789 or email to be sure we have them in stock. (If not in stock can take 2-3 weeks to order). We are located on the third floor in the Catholic Center. Parking is available at no charge in the Catholic Center visitors parking lot just a short walk to the building.

Bring down or send your payment and completed application with all required signatures.

If ordering by mail and needed for specific date, please specify.

Give instructions where you would like emblems or medals to be sent. If there are no instructions emblem will be mailed directly to recipient.

For Older Scouts
Boys Girls
Ad Altare Dei Mary the First Disciple
Pope Pius XII Spirit Alive

If your scout has completed all four of their religious emblems awards there is another award that becomes will be received.  The Bishop's Scouting Award

Religious Emblems Counselors contact the Department of Youth and Young Adult Ministry, 795 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203 by phone at 716-847-8798 or email to to let us know that your scout will need to be scheduled for an appointment for the Annual Board of Review. There is a form available on our website available for you to fill out to let us know who has completed their program and will need to be scheduled for a Board of Review. It includes the price list for all the older scouts emblems and medals. 

Bring down or send your payment and a copy of your completed application. We are located at:

Youth & Young Adult Ministry
Catholic Center
795 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14203

Payment is required before the ceremony.

Important: Keep your originals in your books. The Board of Review requires signatures as the scouts complete by each person designated to review.

Board of Review Date:  to be determined

Schedules will be available shortly after the February deadline and your counselors will be notified.

Emblems or medals will be awarded by the bishop at the Annual Awards Ceremony.

This year's ceremony will take place on March 24, 2017 at:


St. Joseph's Cathedral
50 Franklin Street
Buffalo, NY 14202


Katrina Overbeck
(716) 282-0347