Welcome to Troop 39.

The Best Scouting Experience In Chapel Hill.

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 29
 
Philmont: travel to Colorado - Glyn
6:00am
8:05am
Flight UA3710 RDU to ORD
10:45am
1:23pm
Flight UA4388 ORD to COS
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
 

Dutch Oven Cooking 

Dutch Oven Cooking 

Administration 

The Congressional Award

Boy Scout Troop 39 is pleased to support the development of our youth members by giving them the support they need to earn the Congressional Award whilst being members of the troop.

The Congressional Award is the United States Congress’ award for young Americans. It is non-partisan, voluntary, and non-competitive. The program is open to all 14- to 23-year-olds. Participants earn Bronze, Silver and Gold Congressional Award Certificates and Bronze, Silver and Gold Congressional Award Medals. Each level involves setting goals in four program areas;

  • Volunteer Public Service,
  • Personal Development,
  • Physical Fitness, and
  • Expedition/Exploration.

Earning the Award is a fun and interesting way to get more involved in something you already enjoy or something you’d like to try for the first time. You move at your own pace – on your own or with your friends.  This is not an award for past accomplishments. Instead, you are honored for achieving your own challenging goals.

Regardless of your situation, you can earn the Congressional Award. The Congressional Award has no minimum grade point average requirements. It accommodates young people with special needs or disabilities who are willing to take the challenge.

Take action – get started now in three easy steps


Any youth member, 13 1/2 years and over can apply.  Follow these three easy steps

  1. Learn More at the Congressional Award web site – see Learn More below for details.
  2. Complete and mail your application with the $10 fee.  See Learn More below for how to get the application form.
  3. Contact Glyn or Sammy to begin setting your goals.

Learn More


Visit the Congressional Award web site for full details of the award.

The Blue Handbook is an invaluable resource which includes the application form.

There is a cool powerpoint presentation also.

Become a fan of the Congressional Award on Facebook.

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