Fundraising

Need More Camp Cards?

We’ve heard several awesome stories of units selling out of Camp Cards in their first weekend!  If your unit needs to order additional cards, please contact Holly Schwalm at Holly.schwalm@scouting.org or simply place the order by following this link.  ...

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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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Camp Card Vendors

The following offers will be included on the 2021 Camp Cards.  Please note, these are the offers as of 3/7/21.  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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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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