Uri Cohen (cohenu@VOYAGER.BXSCIENCE.EDU)
Sun, 22 Oct 1995 01:18:15 -0400
Hello, My name is Uri Cohen. I am the SPL of troop 613 in Queens, NY. I
am a Life scout.
We run a Jewish troop, which gives Jewish boys, who wouldn't
ordinarily have the chance to be in a troop because of meeting days, or
problems observing the Jewish dietary laws on campouts, a chance to be in
Our troop is very small (around 15 people), and we seem to have a
problem keeping kids in the troop. We are looking for things which will
encourage kids to stay. I am always on the lookout for ways to make our
I have been a scout since I was a Bear in Cub Scouts, and I have
enjoyed every minute of it. I go to Camp Kunatah in the Ten Mile River
Scout Reservation in upstate NY every year. Even though I have been there
for the past five years, I still enjoy it.
I am glad to join this forum, and I hope that I will find some
information which will help my troop, and I hope that I may help someone
else in some way.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City