Posts by Sally Jensen

You can still contribute to the Family Friends of Scouting campaign – CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR UNTS THAT HAVE MET OR EXCEEDED THIER FOS GOALS!

The Family Friends of Scouting campaign makes Scouting happen! Your contributions made possible significant camp improvements at Camp Kiwanis and Camp Stearns, Grey Wolf, and Wood Badge trainings for over 400 participants last year, as well as ongoing support for all of our council camps and the ongoing programs and support our council provides units.…

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Congratulations To Our Units Who Have Met Their FOS Campaign Goals

We are half way through our FOS campaign with $31,037 raised! Our thermometer is slowing rising. 28/46 units have completed their FOS presentations! Congratulations to five of our Units who have met their FOS Campaign Goals! Thank you for your hard work in completing your campaign! Pack 3427                231.1% Pack 3477                194.3% Pack 3429                182.1% Pack 3537 …

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Friends of Scouting – Check in on your progress!

Many of our FOS presentations are happening in the next six (6) weeks. As you work your campaign, each unit should have a goal of 100% of pledge cards turned in – regardless of whether the parent or adult leader makes a gift. Once you’ve had your presentation, make sure that you: Turn in your…

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Have you prepared your unit for Friends of Scouting this year?

Here are some things that you and your unit can do to have a successful FOS campaign this year. Make sure you’ve submitted your FOS dates online and let us know if you want a presenter from the district Send a preview letter (download doc. file) to unit parents and other unit adult leaders, including former adult leaders 2-3…

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Nearly 900 generous Scouting supporters took part in the two breakfasts that make up the Million Dollar Day for Scouting. This kick-off to the Friends of Scouting Campaign raised over $1.1 million by the end of the 25 hour period. We started off great, now let’s all work to ensure that we continue to provide…

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2017 Submit Your Unit’s Family FOS Dates

Unit Committee Chairman, Unit Friends of Scouting Chairman, or Unit FOS Contact: December 15th is the deadline to have your Family Friends of Scouting dates submitted for the 2017-2018 campaign.  Each unit must have two dates (one primary and one follow-up) submitted prior to the 15th in order to be considered for incentives.  It is…

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