STUDIO CITY (CBSLA.com) — Ben Sanchez, a member of the Orange County Council of Boy Scouts of America, appeared on KCAL9 News on Sunday morning to discuss his recent trip to the nation’s capital.
The delegation’s trip to Washington, D.C. took place from Feb. 24-28.READ MORE: Boy, 14, Reunited With First Responders Who Saved His Life After Cardiac Arrest
Once there, they presented the organization’s annual Report to the Nation to top U.S. officials detailing the group’s accomplishments in 2012.
Sanchez says he was selected to be among eight delegates to participate in the trip because of his Eagle Scout project.READ MORE: Shooting In Pomona Claims Life Of Minor; Probe Underway
He along with others created of an interactive website for the Confirmation Preparation program at his parish.
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The Boy Scouts of America provide youth with programs aimed at character development and values-based leadership training.MORE NEWS: Warning Issued To Parents, Pet Owners After Clip Shows Kid Dragged Underneath Peloton Treadmill
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