NORR Mission Statement

To train Russian American youth in the crafts of scouting and exploring; to teach them courage, self-reliance, courtesy, loyalty and kindred virtues; to promote the character building and physical health of such youth through instruction, entertainment, recreation, sports and other wholesome activities; to teach the heritage of the Russian nation before the Bolshevik revolution and provide instruction in Orthodox religion and Russian history, literature and language; to foster and perpetuate American patriotism among such youth and instill in them a sense of devotion and loyalty to the United States of America and to teach them the rights, privileges and duties incident to American citizenship.