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Troop 39′s Mulching Service 

Troop 39′s Mulching Service

Troop 39's mulch spreading service

 

Troop 39 Schedule 

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July 17
 
British High Adventure - Sammy
July 30
 
Philmont: Capulin Volcano - Glyn
July 31
 
Philmont High Adventure - Glyn
August 12
 
Philmont - Return to North Carolina
4:50pm
7:10pm
Flight UA4664 COS to IAH
9:19pm
12:06am
Flight UA5989 IAH to RDU
August 22
 
Brownsea 2014
August 23
 
Brownsea 2014
August 24
 
Brownsea 2014
August 27
7:30pm
9:00pm
Troop night - Organised chaos
 

Dutch Oven Cooking 

Dutch Oven Cooking 

Administration 

Jul 20

This came across my desk a few weeks ago and I had intended to share with parents and scouts of Troop 39.   This research shows the true societal value of being an Eagle Scout.

 

YiS

Glyn Tomkins
Assistant Scoutmaster
Troop 39

 

One hundred years after Arthur Eldred of New York earned this nation’s first Eagle Scout Award, new, independent research demonstrates the significant, positive impact Eagle Scouts have on society every day. Since it was first awarded in 1912, more than 2 million young men have achieved the Boy Scouts of America’s highest rank. The study conducted by Baylor University, Merit Beyond the Badges, found that Eagle Scouts are more likely than men who have never been in Scouting to:

  • Have higher levels of planning and preparation skills, be goal-oriented, and network with others
  • Be in a leadership position at their place of employment or local community
  • Report having closer relationships with family and friends
  • Volunteer for religious and nonreligious organizations
  • Donate money to charitable groups
  • Work with others to improve their neighborhoods

Read the full report

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