Tag Archives: Popcorn Sales

By Nicole Balmforth
Mar 14, 2019

Sell Popcorn Today, Pay For Scout Camp Tomorrow

Trail’s End popcorn sales are back, and they’re here to fund your Scouting adventures all year! Here at the council, we have a calendar packed full of Scouting fun like summer camp, day camp, and merit badge adventures. Want to be involved in it all? You can sell popcorn year-round, so start selling now to […]

By Ryan Bertram
Aug 12, 2015

Can LDS Scouting units sell popcorn?

When Charles Dahlquist was Young Men General President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, he issued the following statement in 2005: While the LDS Church does not endorse any specific fundraiser or product, if conducted in accordance with the LDS Church “Budget Allowance Guidelines,” page 2 (1998), the sale of popcorn would […]

By Ryan Bertram
Aug 06, 2015

Selling Popcorn Online is for Every Scout

This is the best way to sell to your friends and family who live out of town. You can send emails to your customers asking them to purchase Trail’s End products online. Your customers click on the link in your email and can begin shopping right away. They order products online and pay with a […]

By Ryan Bertram
Jul 29, 2015

The Fall 2015 Popcorn Sale is Here!

    Most Scouters agree that product sales fundraising is an important resource for their units’ camping programs. This year, sales are really taking off and while there are a number of fundraising options available for units (car  washes, spaghetti dinners, etc.), participation in a council-led popcorn sale is consistently the most effective fundraising approach for Scout […]

By Ryan Bertram
Apr 25, 2015

Wondering how to pay for camp?

Scouts around the nation sell popcorn to get there. Let us show you how: How does online selling work? Each Scout needs to self-register to sell online. Then they can jump right in like this little fellow (Please note he is not from our Council and his website is no longer active). Here are a few […]

By Scouting Magazine
Feb 24, 2014

The Keys to Successful Unit Money-Earning Projects

The elements of a quality unit program – from buying camping gear to supplementing members’ costs for uniforms, camporee and summer camp fees, Boys’ Life subscriptions, and more – cost money. Figuring out how to earn the necessary funds to pay for program elements is a challenge all units face. Three simple steps to success Financially successful […]