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Hooters Helped At Cub Scouts Camp, And Parents Are Less Than Thrilled

The Boy Scouts of America Denver Area Council partnered up with a local Hooters and hasn't really apologized for it.

By Matt Moreno | July 4, 2016

Parents of some Denver-area Cub Scouts are unhappy after finding out a camp they sent their kids to was sponsored by a local Hooters. 

"I think they should be transparent about who is sponsoring their camps," concerned parent Marsha Corn told Newsy's partners at KMGH

KMGH reports a camp held by the Boy Scouts of America Denver Area Council partnered up with Hooters, bringing in restaurant employees to volunteer for several days at the camp. 

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That didn't sit very well with some parents who found their kids' photos posted on the local Hooters' Facebook page

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But the Boy Scouts' page seemed to paint a different picture of what camp looked like. 

The Boy Scouts offered something of an apology. They released a statement saying: "The group of trained volunteers mistakenly wore the wrong attire and it was addressed by our Council leadership. ... We extend our apologies for this mistake." 

But Corn said: "We love the scouts. We think they made a very poor choice. What I would like and what I think would be go a long way is accountability."

The Boy Scouts didn't specifically offer an apology for the partnership.

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