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Camp Card Vendors

The following offers will be included on the 2021 Camp Cards.  Please note, these are the offers as of 3/1/21.  We will continue to add and update offers until the cards go into production.  Keep checking back for updates. All offers are good through 12/31/2021 and are valid on all cards versions except where noted....

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2020 Eagle Scout Recognition Dinner to Be Virtual

Eagle Scout Recognition Dinner update

Each year, the Eagle Scout Recognition Dinner brings together the business community, Scout leaders, and Scouting families to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of that year’s Eagle Scout class. It’s a great evening of celebration for everyone who attends and a source of tremendous pride for the New Birth of Freedom Council.  This year’s dinner is...

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Eagle Recognition Dinner Decision Delayed

Eagle Scout Recognition Dinner update

As you may have seen in the news, Gov. Wolf issued new guidelines for indoor meetings last Tuesday that could potentially alter the decision-making process for this event. As part of our planning process, we have been awaiting advice from Hershey Lodge and Convention Center as to how many people they calculate could attend the...

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Announcing Karns Partnership for Popcorn and Nuts Sale

We are excited to announce our partnership with Karns Quality Foods to provide an opportunity for Scouting units that are selling Popcorn and Nuts to support their local community Scouting Programs!  Though COVID-19 has made it challenging for units to schedule traditional Show and Sells, Karns has agreed to provide space in all 9 of...

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How You Can Help Scouting Recover from COVID-19 Crisis

Dear Friend of Scouting, Do you miss Summer Camp at Tuckahoe and Hidden Valley? We do too! Please take a look at the attached video with some great shots of Hidden Valley. As a valued stakeholder and contributor to our Friends of Scouting campaign, you’ll be pleased to know Scouting in the New Birth of...

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The 2020 Popcorn and Nuts Sale is Here!

Welcome to the 2020 Sale from our 2020 Popcorn and Nuts Council Chairman – Bruce Apgar Greetings Unit Leaders, Popcorn and Nuts Kernels, Scouts and families, Your Council Popcorn and Nuts Fundraiser team is hard at work to develop a sales plan for the Fall of 2020 that will help you achieve your program goals...

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Camp Card Sale June Update

As we move towards the conclusion of the 2020 Camp Card Sale, we have a couple of key updates for unit chairs to get your sale wrapped up.  ...

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New Portal for Online Giving

The New Birth of Freedom Council is happy to announce that it is now easier than ever to make a contribution to support Scouting Online.  Our new online platform is live and new donors can make a gift to Scouting and current donors may even pay pledges.   Donors can simply follow our Donate Now...

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James E. West Fellowship Award

The James E. West Fellowship Award is a national recognition for contributions of $1,000 or more to the New Birth of Freedom Council, Boy Scouts of America’s Endowment Fund in excess of a donor’s Friends of Scouting support.  The interest earned from these gifts will permanently be used to support local Scouting programs, operations, capital...

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