Re: SME = FOS???
Dr. Steven C. Myers (R1SCM@AKRONVM.BITNET)
Fri, 1 Nov 1991 11:45:15 EDT
On Fri, 1 Nov 1991 08:08:42 PST JOHNSON KIRKE said:
>Please excuse a relative newcomer-type question, but I have never heard
>of SME in our neck of the woods. :-) Is it the same fund-raising
>creature we know as FOS (Friends Of Scouting)? And I am curious if we
>are the odd ones out in Columbia Pacific Council with this naming, or
>if if varies a lot across the country?
SME is the major fund raiser of scouting. SME = Sustaining Membership
Enrollment and consists of approaching those in and out of scouting for
contributions. The family part concentrates only on the families of units and
district staff. Sorry I don't recognize FOS?
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City