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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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2018 Summer Camp Directors Announced

While next summer may seem a long way off, we’re getting ready for a great season with the appointment of Jake Evans (above left) and Todd Weidner as 2018 summer camp directors. Evans will return for his second season as Camp Director at Hidden Valley Scout Reservation after a successful first summer in this role...

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Now Hiring for Summer Camp Staff!

The New Birth of Freedom Council is currently seeking the following seasonal staff positions for Hidden Valley Scout Reservation and Camp Tuckahoe.  Food service staff are not required to live at the camp.  All positions start in early June and end in mid-August.  Room and board is included.
Business Manager – Minimum age 21 Food Service ...

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Climbing Instructor Course

New Birth of Freedom Council will be running a Climbing Instructor class over two weekends for registered adults aged 18 years and older. The cost of the course will be $40 per participant to cover the cost of food, materials, and facilities for both weekends. Class size is limited to 12 participants. Successful completion of both...

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2017 Membership Fee Increase Announced

The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Scout Law. To do this — while delivering the nation’s foremost youth development program — the BSA must remain vigilant in controlling...

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Important Youth Protection Training Update

Effective September 1, 2017, Youth Protection Training will be required for all adult leaders at the time of registration. Paper applications from new leaders must be accompanied by a Youth Protection Training completion certificate, which must be filed with the application. Because completion of YPT is now required for all leaders at the time of...

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2019 World Scout Jamboree – July 22 to August 2, 2019

Host Vs Contingent This is the first World Jamboree hosted in the United States since 1967. The 2019 World Jamboree will be run by the Jamboree Delivery Team (JDT) which will consist of top leadership from Canada, Mexico and the United States. Unit Information and Registration All troops/crews will be made up of 40 participants,...

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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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Strategic Planning and Council Properties

Dear Scouters, Of the many services provided by the New Birth of Freedom Council to our members, most people would agree that our camps and the programs available at these facilities are among the most important things we do as a council. We operate four properties that are used for camping (Camp Tuckahoe, Hidden Valley...

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