Frequently Asked Questions
All youth and adults – scouts or non-scouts, AME or non-AME – are welcome to participate in the Episcopal Patch Series sponsored by the Association of African Methodist Episcopal Scouts.
No. This activity is considered a religious activity, not a religious emblem. Scouts may not receive a religious knot for earning any of the activity patches.
Any parent or adult who meets the standards that the BSA, GSUSA and/or any religious institution or youth agency has established for youth protection meets the requirement of adult mentor.
Yes. The grade-specific requirements should be completed while in the respective grade level.
Yes. After the requirements and activities are reviewed by your adult leader (scouts, school, other youth agency, or religious institution) or parental unit, please submit answers to the requirements and pictures depicting the activities selected. Please note that the submission of any pictures automatically grants AAMES consent to publish said submissions.
Yes. There may be additional Episcopal Activity Patches released periodically.