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From The Capitol District Friends of Scouting Chairman, Hank Wiese ....


A big HOW! HOW! to all of the units who have conducted or scheduled their Family Friends of Scouting presentations. A special thanks to the following units for beating last year?s FFOS contribution:

Pack 731, Pack 853, Troop 91, Troop 115, Troop 804, and Troop 840.

Also a big THANK YOU! to each family that has made a commitment to financially support Scouting in The Capitol District.

HOW! HOW! also to the volunteers who are doing this year?s unit presentations:

Greg Buckler, Rob Ferris, Chuck Roydhouse, Steve Rose, Marcia Payne,
Tom Cosgrove, Dave Meyers, Brev Moore, and T.J. Furlong.

Because of your investment in Scouting and countless volunteer hours, The Capitol District continues to be a leader in the Council in delivering quality program and service.

Units that need to confirm a presentation date (as of this writing) are:

Pack 453, Pack 771, Pack 815, Troop 366, Troop 815, Troop 860 and Troop 1437.

To schedule a presentation, please contact Family Friends of Scouting Chair, Hank Wiese (410-672-7249 or 410-340-9907).

The Capitol District is always looking for the support and generosity of local businesses within the District. Just like our Family FOS campaign, the District conducts a Community FOS campaign. Please contact District Vice Chair Greg Buckler (410-707-0905) if you know of a business that should be contacted about contributing or to answer any questions about the Community FOS campaign and how you can help The Capitol District continue ?Celebrating the Adventure and Continuing the Journey.?


Friends of Scouting Patches


Trustworthy - 1999

Loyal - 2000

Helpful - 2001

Friendly - 2002

Courteous - 2003

Kind - 2004

Obedient - 2005

Cheerful - 2006

Thrifty - 2007

Brave - 2008

Clean - 2009

Reverent - 2010


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