scouts-l Mail Archive for August of 2000: Re: United Way Cutoff in Boston
Jason Cruse (jcruse@SOCKET.NET
Wed Aug 02 2000 - 19:35:24 CDT
> I wonder if this action will affect the "black-out" period for unit
>& council fundraising that many UW agencies impose on local councils.
> If troops don't realize any direct benefit from the UW, are they
>allowed to sell brats/wreaths/candy bars/spaghetti/etc. during the UW's
>designated fundraising drive months?
If BSA is no longer in certain areas going to receive money from the United
Way, what control can the UW have over troops selling? If BSA councils were
to sign some sort of agreement getting rid of funding but keeping the
blackouts would be absolutely ridiculous...and now, come to think of it, I
can expect my council to do just that.