Friends of Scouting (FOS) is the council's major direct contribution campaign for members of the Scouting family and community members. Please review a copy of our FOS Brochure to see how your donationg benefits Scouting in South Jersey.
To make your FOS gift online, or to fulfill your pledge, please click here. The Friends of Scouting Campaign is broken into two divisions, Family and Community. The council's operation, including upkeep and maintenance of our camping properties, registrations and record keeping services, and our field staff, are all funded through private contributions received through the Friends of Scouting Campaign.
2016 FRIENDS OF SCOUTING CAMPAIGN The annual Friends of Scouting Campaign supports the current operations of the CA Inland Empire Council. A successful Scouting program is made possible by the generosity of families, business community, and. The dues Scouts pay go directly to the National Council of the Boy Scouts of America. Pack, Troop, Team and Crew dues stay with the Scout's unit to help pay for trips and other activities. None of that money helps your local council so councils need to have 'Friends of Scouting. Baltimore Area Council Support ScoutingFriends of Scouting Invest in Scouting Today Click HERE to make your 2016 pledge today Baltimore Area Council, Boy Scouts of America Friends of Scouting affords families, friends, alumni, business and community organizations an opportunity to support Scouting. Support Help ensure the success of Scouting in the Sam Houston Area Council with meaningful gifts.
Garden State Council receives no government funding and no United Way Community Care dollars. Scouts' and leaders' registration fees are transmitted to the national council of the Boy Scouts or used directly to pay insurance costs. Family Friends of Scouting is our annual appeal to our membership for financial support. The cost of delivering the full Scouting program for one Scout is $2. Each Scouting family is asked to support the Garden State Council at a minimum level of $5. Families that have the ability to provide additional support are encouraged to do so.
Friends of Scouting is the name given to Scouting’s annual financial support campaign. The Friends of Scouting Campaign is broken into two divisions, Family and Community. The council’s operation, including upkeep and maintenance of our camping properties.
Currently only 3. Scouting families pledge their financial support to Garden State Council. For those families that have the ability to support the Garden State Council at a higher level a special recognition program has been created. All Friends of Scouting supporters who give a minimum of $2. The Volunteer Involvement Program is where the company donates to the Garden State Council in your name for hours you volunteer to Scouting. Registered Leaders definitely count towards the Volunteer Involvement Programs, but you do not have to be a registered leader to qualify as volunteering for Scouting.
Parents and other family members also volunteer their time by attending meetings, making phone calls, preparing snacks, driving to and from activities and meetings, just to name a few ways to volunteer. Anything one does for the youth in a Scouting venue counts as volunteering and counts towards these Volunteer Involvement Programs.
Visit your Human Resources Department to see if they participate. You can also multiply your contribution by applying for matching gifts from your place of employment. To make your FOS pledge online now, click here to visit our secure donation link. Click here to see the latest Friends of Scouting Campaign News Alert for an update on how close each district is to acheiving their goals! Does your unit qualify to get FREE rank badges this year?
Friends of Scouting Special Events Peach of an Athlete Banquet Metro Classic Golf Tournament Eagle Scout Recognition Ceremony. In the Atlanta Area Council, we have thousands of volunteers who donate their time, talent and resources to make sure our.
Click here for the informational flyer. To request a Friends of Scouting presentation for your unit, contact your District Executive: Bill Wasekanes - Baysea District Serving Cape May & Cumberland Counties. Michael Perry - Old Colony District serving Gloucester & Salem Counties.
Brian Domzalski - Quakesen District serving Eastern Burlington County. Joe Blazejewski - Mahalala District serving Western Burlington County.
Janet Boris - White Horse District serving Camden County. Westampton phone number: 6. Millville phone number: 8.
A special THANK YOU to all the units who have already participated in the 2. FOS campaign! Click here for a list of units that have made their goals for 2.
Garden State Council Boy Scouts of America. Volunteer Grants. Many local corporations appreciate their employees' involvement in charitable organizations and offer funds to those organizations for their volunteer efforts. Mini- grants rewarding volunteerism can be given upon application and approval. Contact your Human Resources department or corporate Foundation for details. Campbell’s Soup, Bank of America, Bloomberg, Bristol Myers Squibb, Dow Jones, Deutsche Bank, Exxon/Mobil, FMC Corp, Intel, ING, J C Penney, Merck , Morgan Stanley, Mc.
Graw Hill, Microsoft, Prudential, PSE& G, Pfizer ,TD Bank, Telcordia and Verizon. Workplace Giving/Matching Gifts.
You can increase/double funds to your FOS Campaign! Many corporations match gifts made by their employees to the Boy Scouts. Some companies even give financial contributions on behalf of the time you give as a volunteer. Listed below are some companies who have historically matched their employees' generosity. If you do not see your employer here, please don't assume they do not participate in the matching gifts program; check with your Human Resources department for more information. Partial List of Companies that have Volunteer Incentive Programs.
Avon Products. AXA Financial. CA Technologies, Inc.
Morgan Chase & Co. Heath & Company. Wells Fargo. If you are interested in learning more about how our Matching Gifts or Volunteer work place grants or need assistance in set up the program in your place of employment , please contact: Joyce Skradzinski, Development Director. BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICAGarden State Council 4. S Main Rd. Millville, NJ 0.
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