scouts-l Mail Archive for February of 2000: Free Rank Badge Program
Wed Feb 16 2000 - 08:05:10 CST
The Erie Shores Council, Toledo, OH has been offering this program for
the past five years. To quote from our "Scout News", our monthly news
"The Free Rank Badge program enables units to receive rank emblems
earned by the Scouts in their unit for free.
In order to qualify for the program the unit must:
1) participate in the Fall Trail's End Popcorn Sale (Show & Sell, Take
Order, or both)
2) participate in the Family Friends od Scouting Campaign.
(Presentations are usually during January, February or March)
3) A pack must have a representation of youth participating at Camp
Miakonda's Cub Day Camp, Eagle Bay's Cub Day Camp at White Star Park,
or, at the Resident Camp at Camp Miakonda. Troops must attend a
long-term camping experience at Camp Frontier of the Pioneer Scout
This is an on-going program that is adjusted after each of the three
required events. Ranks include: Bobcat, Wolf, Bear, Webelos, Arrow of
Light, Tenderfoot, Second Class, First Class, Star, and Life. (cloth
This was started by our last Scout Executive. We have a New Scout
Executive and so far, 2 months, the program is still on-going.
Erie Shores Council, Toledo, OH
Donald L. Mockensturm
Chemical & Environmental Engineering
University of Toledo (419) 530-8258 FAX (419) 530-8099