Scouts-L Mail Archive for October of 1998: Re: United Way Blackout???
Re: United Way Blackout???
Fri, 9 Oct 1998 13:01:50 -0400
Our council is currently selling popcorn and it is also time for the
annual United Way/Combined Federal Campaign fund seeking. I have been in
several councils and have never heard of a "Blackout". The UW doesn't
provide enough funds for the local council so they are only hurting the
The big push this time of year in some of my former councils is to educate
the people out there to designate the local council on the fundraising
paperwork, that way more money gopes directly to the council and not to the
Just 4 Thought - Maybe the council can do away with the UW's money??? I am
not sure how much they actually give vs. amount made off of popcorn.
ASM Troop 139, Jax, FL