Skip Nav
Kids
This Mom Does Not Want Your Child, or Any Child, Over For a Playdate
Little Kids
10 Signs Your Child May Have Asperger's Syndrome
Parenting
A Pregnant Mom Got Help Soothing Her Crying Baby on a Flight From This Unexpected Stranger

Boy Scout Returns Stolen Wallet

Kidmazing: Boy Scout Returns Wallet

Part of the Boy Scout oath is "to help other people at all times" and their slogan is "do a good turn daily."

According to the La Crosse Tribune, eleven–year–old Boy Scout J.R. Bouterse is certainly living up to the group's moral standards.

To see what the boy did,

.

After finding a wallet with $800 cash in it, the youngster told an adult. To reward him for his commendable actions, the Michigan State Police threw a pizza party for the boy and his entire troop. And, the owner of the wallet showed up to thank the lad in person.

It's good to know that kids like J.R. are out there to keep the good karma going.

In this day and age, do you think he is the norm or the exception?

Source

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
Kimpossible Kimpossible 8 years
Yayy good for him! It's hard to say if he's the norm or the exception since the media is constantly reporting the bad news, so alot of good stuff goes unreported. I can only say that I've raised my own children to act in the same manner this boy did.
Kimpossible Kimpossible 8 years
Yayy good for him! It's hard to say if he's the norm or the exception since the media is constantly reporting the bad news, so alot of good stuff goes unreported. I can only say that I've raised my own children to act in the same manner this boy did.
New Boy Scouts Robotics Badge
Top News Stories 2008-06-12 06:54:17
What School Is Like For Kids
Teachers Taking Away School Lunches That Aren't Healthy
Boy Dresses as Audra McDonald For Black History Month
How to Get Kids to Talk About School
Fifth-Grade Girl's Rules and Regulations For a Boy

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Moms
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds