Tag Archives: bsa fundraising

By Boy Scouts of America
Aug 31, 2014

Eagle Scout Project Fundraising: The Elephant in the Room

Taken from March 2014 Advancement News If asked to describe your mental picture of a successful Eagle Scout service project, most would mention service, leadership, teamwork, and a benefit to the community. However, as projects are proposed and planned, one key component, that of project funding, is often the “elephant in the room” that no […]

By Boy Scouts of America
Jul 15, 2014

Boy Scouts are Now Officially Messin’ with Sasquasatch

According to Guy Edwards, from the Big Foot Lunch Club:  “The alternate title to this post was, ‘Sasquatch is the official protein for Boy Scouts,’  but discretion got the better of me. In the new video promoting Jack Link’s as the official protein of the Boy Scouts. Our familiar friend makes a cameo at the […]

By Melany Gardner
Apr 30, 2014

Shooting Clays Classic, FUNdraising.

I was fortunate enough to participate in a class Fall Semester at BYU on the Joys of Fundraising.  I thought, what an oxymoron.  I was under the impression that joy and fundraising have never been used in the same sentence by anyone.  Ever.  But as I sat through this class week after week, I began […]

By Darryl Alder
Jan 13, 2014

How Scouting is Funded

Packs, Troops, Teams, Crews, and Ships Units can use a variety of fund-raising methods as long as they meet the guidelines set by the National Council and their local council and are approved by their unit committee and chartered organization. Most commonly, units are funded through: Weekly or monthly dues paid by the member Unit […]

1966 Ford Mustang being restored by Robarge Collission
By Utah National Parks Council
May 29, 2013

1966 Ford Mustang Coupe and UNPC Gala

Imagine driving a newly restored 1966 Ford Mustang Coupe! Every ticket purchased to the Boy Scout Gala on Friday, September 20, 2013 at Riverside Country Club will be entered into a door prize drawing for a classic 1966 Ford Mustang Coupe.  Proceeds will benefit your local BSA Council, the Utah National Parks Council. The Utah […]

By Utah National Parks Council
May 23, 2013

Norbest is joining Scouts to provide safe and fun activities

Norbest is joining the Boy Scouts of America in its quest to provide safe and fun activities for boys. Norbest is also helping units and districts raise funds. When Scouts and their families sell a $25 gift certificate courtesy of Norbest, they receive $10 back to support their units. These certificates are an amazing value, […]

By Utah National Parks Council
May 21, 2013

Scouts thank sponsors for the annual BSA Charity Golf Classic

Scouts Thank Sponsors for the Annual BSA Charity Golf Classic at Riverside Country Club on May 6, 2013 Utah’s Premier Golf Course, Riverside Country Club Provo, hosted the Utah National Parks Council annual 2013 Golf Invitational. “Riverside is the perfect location to hold the Boy Scout Golf Invitational,” said Jan Newman, Golf Committee Chairman, Council […]

By Utah National Parks Council
May 16, 2013

Companies Support UNPC at Annual Golf Tournament

Thirty-six companies came out in support of the Utah National Parks Council at its annual golf tournament. Although there were opportunities to win great prizes like a car and $1000 in cash the tournament is not about winning. Although all the players had a great time playing and competing with one another the real purpose […]

By Liz Merrell
May 16, 2013

Annual Scouting Golf Invitational

This years Annual Scouting Golf Tournament held on Monday, May 6th at Riverside Country Club was a huge success. Players were welcomed and thanked by a couple of Cub Scouts, nervous to speak but who showed fortitude. Gary Bennion of American Business Products attends many golf events with clients.  Gary said this was the best tournament […]