scouts-l Mail Archive for April of 2000: Re: Denied Money-Earning App?
Cheryl Singhal (csinghal@CAPACCESS.ORG
Tue Apr 18 1972 - 18:45:11 CST
On Tue, 18 Apr 2000, Neil Lupton wrote:
> In a message dated 4/18/00 7:22:36 PM, yfnse@MAIL.PELICANINC.COM writes:
> << Question 1: Has anybody been in this situation before?
> I might ask whether your unit participates in and contributes to FOS and if
> so, at what level? That can make a difference. If you are a generous
> contributor, then you have a solid argument. If not, your position may be a
> bit weaker but still---.
If I might wonder aloud -- what makes Council (or anyone else) think that
the people who are being approached for FOS are the same and/or only ones
who might pony up $5 to have their car washed if they happened to see a
And even if they *are* the same target, many people are willing to give
$5 or $10 to a Troop for a car wash, but not willing to give $50 to Council
as a FOS.