Scouts-L Mail Archive for December of 1999: Re: Leader Recognition Knots
Re: Leader Recognition Knots
Wed, 1 Dec 1999 12:06:22 -0500
> We have a question that has arisen in our district pertaining to the adult
> leader recognition knots. We know the requirements for earning each knot.
> The question comes in as to a time limit for submitting the request for
IMHO, as long as the information can be verified, there is no "double
dipping" of time (i.e., the same time period being used for two or more
awards), there is no reason that the individual should not be awarded the
If the requirements were met (i.e., actually registered in the position
required, attended training, roundtables, etc.), what do we gain by denying
the award? Why should we go out of our way to anger a volunteer who has put
a lot of time in helping the boys? Why should we risk turning off an entire
Since these awards are considered training awards, I suggest that you take
your case to the council training committee.
Vice-Chair, Program Lafayette District
ASM Troop 313, Cradle of Liberty Council
Quartermaster, Jambo 2001 Committee
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