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Christopher Lontz – New Battlefield District Executive

The New Birth of Freedom Council would like to welcome Christopher Lontz who will serve as the new Battlefield District executive starting on September 4th.   Chris is a recent graduate of Mansfield University with a B.S. in Chemistry. After spending 8 summers on camp staff at Hidden Valley Scout Reservation, Chris has decided to continue...

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Tentaroo Year-Round Reservations Open June 15th for 2019-2020

Year-Round Reservations open June 15th at 9:00am for September 2019 to May 2020.   Currently, units can register for a weekend or an event at Camp Tuckahoe, Hidden Valley Scout Reservation, Camp Conewago, or Wizard Scout Ranch until May 2019.  Additionally, reservations for the 2019 Camping Season are also open.   Starting on June 15th,...

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Afterschool Scouting Employment Opportunities

The New Birth of Freedom Council is currently accepting applications to fill positions to support our Urban Programs in Harrisburg, Steelton-Highspire, and York.   The New Birth of Freedom Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is seeking qualified applicants to work 6 to 12 hours a week to organize, run, and provide leadership to...

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2018 Merit Badge Colleges and Registration

There are many great opportunities to participate in a Merit Badge College in 2018.  Below is a link to each of the Council-approved merit badge colleges along with the information on how to register!  All Merit Badge College Registration in 2018 is accessed through Tentaroo!  You will need to create an account before you...

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Scouting for Food

This weekend is Scouting for Food pick up!  Scouting for Food is the single largest service project conducted by the New Birth of Freedom Council.  Each year we tally the contribution that Scouting has made to fight hunger in our communities.  Units can share their results using the Scouting for Food Participant Roster Form....

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2018 Internet Rechartering

The 2018 Rechartering cycle has started.  Unit codes and packets were made available at October Roundtables.  Follow the link to read more about the changes for this year’s recharter cycle....

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Join Cub Scouts! Find a Unit Near You!

Cub Scouting is a great adventure for Elementary School-age boys and their families!  We have fantastic programs right in your School District.  Find a local unit here or by visiting www.beascout.org!...

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Online Registration is Now LIVE!

Online Registration is now Live for all units in the New Birth of Freedom Council!  When potential Scouting families find your unit using BeAScout.org they will have the availability to complete an online registration and join your unit right away.  (currently, this feature is only available for youth registrations)  Make sure that your unit’s BeAScout.org...

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