Re: Quality award questions
Henry Mowry (hmowry@SCV.NET)
Fri, 7 Nov 1997 20:37:35 +0000
Robert Caron wrote:
> - My understanding is that in addition to "Quality Unit" patches,
> are "Quality District" and "Quality Council" ("Quality Region"?) also.
Absolutely. Different criteria apply to each. Quality District
requirements include having 55% + of your units achieving Quality Unit,
making membership goals, etc.
Quality Councils must have at least half of their Districts make Quality
> If so, who is authorized to wear them and what are the uniforming
> guidelines applicable to them?
Awards are strictly civilian wear ... the pins I've (rarely) seen are
not for your uniform. Patches are not made.
> - My Troop's recharter date is December 31, 1997 (a change from last
> year per Council). As such, am I correct that the Quality Unit we
> apply for next month will be 1998?
Absolutely. The 1998 QU applications go out with the Dec '97 recharter
packets. Form is remarkably similar to the '97 application ... but no
mistaken asterisk on the membership item. :-)
Cub Program Chairman, Western LA County Council
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City