Check out this page for the latest News and Updates from around the District. The bottom of this page also contain useful information from the Council.
If you think you have a news worth story, send it to your district executive to the right of this page.
You can download the form here and even pay by credit card this year! The cost will be $25; please RSVP and pay by March 26th to take advantage of the earlybird fee of $22 per person. In addition, nominations for the District Award of Merit and the Innaugural Rough Rider Award are now being accepted. Here are the links to everything you will need! They are also available on the COLBSA website on the Roosevelt Forms page.
The ROUGH RIDER AWARD is a Roosevelt District Award presented in the same manner that a District Award of Merit is presented by the Council.
The award is available to registered adult Scouters who render service of an outstanding nature at the Unit level. The award is made available annually.
It is not appropriate to nominate a Scouter who has already received this award.
A professional Scouter may not receive this award based on professional service. However, a professional Scouter who also serves as a volunteer Scouter may be eligible, based on volunteer service.
1. A nominee must be a registered Scouter.
2. A nominee must have rendered noteworthy service at the Unit level.
3. Consideration must be given to the nominee's Scouting position and the corresponding opportunity to render outstanding service beyond the expectations of that position.
1.Annually, the district chairman will appoint a temporary special District Awards Committee who will consider all candidates and make recommendations of those to receive the award. Please send nomination to:
E-mail: dominic.aquilino@scouting .org
or mail to:
Cradle of Liberty Council, BSA
1485 Valley Forge Road
Wayne, PA 19087
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How to Join the BSA
Recently recieved one of our fliers or seen an ad on tv? It's time to join Scouting!
Joining the Scouting program has never been easier for you and your potential Scout. In conjunction with other area Scouting groups, we have developed a site, dedicated to helping you find a Pack, Troop or Crew in your area.
The www.BeAScout.org website has now been implemented Nationwide and is available for you today. Click the link above to get started. Simply enter your age group and location. We are standing by!