Hutcheson George M (HutchesonGeorgeM@WATERLOO.DEERE.COM)
Wed, 12 Feb 1997 09:30:08 -0600
Though I'd throw this out for general discussion. Its not likely that
we'll ever have
this problem but it's a knotty little dilemma that involves values and
There's a Girl Scout council up here that has been offered a substantial
over one million dollars and maybe as much as 5 million. The money will
for camp facility repair and other worthy projects.
Sounds good, right? Well, the donor is a casino.
You could argue that the donation is separate from the donor although
would allow you to accept money from crack dealers. On the other hand
gambling is just as legal as making baby buggies and the money would do
a lot of
good for a lot of kids. Some think that gambling is just entertainment
believe that it is immoral.
Should they accept the money or walk away. What do you think is the
and what message would it send to the youth?
Pack 44 - no more, my youngest transitioned last night
Troop 42 - Advancement Chairman
Wabuha District Cub Roundtable staff
... and a ticket-working Eagle, too.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City