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Important Update About the 12th Annual Eagle Scout Recognition Dinner

The Eagle Scout Recognition Dinner is one of the most eagerly-anticipated and well-attended events in our Council each year.  While we are excited to conduct this year’s event in person on Tuesday, November 23, at the Hershey Lodge and Convention Center in the Chocolate Ballroom, we are implementing health and safety protocols intended to help...

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Hershey Friends of Scouting Breakfast

We are excited to announce that this year’s Hershey Friends of Scouting Breakfast is scheduled for Thursday, May 20, beginning at 7:00 AM, at the Hershey Lodge, featuring keynote Speaker, Bruce Boudreau.  Bruce, a hockey legend, and former Capital head coach also coached the Hershey Bears through their 2006 Calder Cup Champion run. Bruce and...

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12th Annual Sporting Clays Shoot

Mark your calendar for Thursday, September 9, to attend a fun day of Sporting Clays at Blue Ridge Sportsmans Club in Harrisburg. The New Birth of Freedom Council’s premier Sporting Clays Shoot is designed for the beginner to experienced shooter while all event proceeds goes towards supporting Scouting programs delivered to over 6,700 young people...

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Edward R. Norford Memorial Boy Scout Golf Classic

YOU DESERVE IT! That’s right; you deserve it!  Come on out and treat yourself to a fabulous day of Golf on Monday, August 23!   This year the New Birth of Freedom Council will host the Edward R. Norford Memorial Boy Scout Golf Classic at the Out Door Country Club in York.  Those who knew Ed...

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Carl Vizzi to receive York Distinguished Citizen in May

Carl Vizzi, former President and owner of York Wallcovering, will be receiving the 2021 York Distinguished Citizen during a luncheon celebration on Thursday, May 13th, at PepolesBank Park in York.  Carl was the owner of York Wallcovering; America’s oldest and largest wallpaper manufacturer, making wallcoverings since 1895. Carl is a product of the Scouting program...

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Friends of Scouting Gone Virtual

Dear Scouting Friends, For over ten years, the New Birth of Freedom Council has been delivering Scouting programs to thousands of young people in the mid-state.  Though this past year has been challenging for all of us, Scouting has continued to thrive.  With lots of optimism for better days ahead, we are preparing for in-person...

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