Ben Parker [IL] (71450.2735@COMPUSERVE.COM)
Wed, 24 Feb 1993 00:46:07 EST
To all on Scouts-L:
I started the topic on Shotgun Lodge Merger and I have received many
excellent responses. Thank you all. It warms my heart to know there are
so many fine Scouters out there ready and willing to share their experience
and opinions, and help guide others through 'irksome tasks' and 'weighty
This request is slightly different. I am asking for specific information
(with possible sources to follow-up with) anyone may have on:
1. Any council currently with more than one lodge, how they came to be, how
the lodges work together, what their future plans (merger?) may be, and a
contact person, if possible.
2. Any recently merged or about-to-merge council, what guidelines they have
received or developed for possible lodge merger. Again, a contact person,
if known, would be great.
This is a research project to find out what is actually happening around the
country. I will try summarize and post reference information for all.
Thanks for your help. Yours In Scouting,
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