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Fund Raising

Water for Life – Uganda 2017 Crests Still Available

There is still a limited number for Water for Life – Uganda 2017 crest still available for purchase. Price is $5 each and all proceeds will go to fund the projects in Uganda. Please contact Ted White at scouterted@thewhitefamily.ca if you are interested in purchasing.

Scouting Life: Scout Popcorn roadshow!

This was originally posted on the Scouting Life blog http://www.scoutinglife.ca/2017/05/scout-popcorn-roadshow/ by Jeff Schroeder

Want some hands-on support when planning your campaign? Not sure how to prepare your Kick-Off? Want to walk through the Popcorn system? Trail’s End and Scouts Canada will be travelling across the country to help you make your Scout Popcorn fundraiser a success! See the locations and dates below. Would you like to register?

Register Here

Are the locations too far from you? We’ll be live streaming the seminars for you to follow along! You can find the links to follow along here.

City Date Location
St John’s, Newfoundland June 5th, 6:30PM-9PM Hampton Inn St John’s – 411 Stavanger Dr, St. John’s, NL A1A 0A1
Halifax, Nova Scotia June 6th, 6:30PM-9PM Hampton Inn Dartmouth – 65 Cromarty Dr, Dartmouth, NS B3B 0G2
Toronto, Ontario June 8th, 6:30PM-9PM Sheraton Parkway Hotel – 9005 Leslie St, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1B2
Victoria, BC June 10th, 10AM-12PM Marriott Victoria Inner Harbour, 728 Humboldt Street, Victoria, B.C. V8W 3Z5
Vancouver, BC June 11th, 10AM-12PM Sheraton Vancouver Airport – 7551 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, BC V6X 1A3
Calgary, Alberta June 14th, 6:30PM-9PM Sheraton Suits Calgary Eau Claire – 255 Barclay Parade SW, Calgary, AB T2P 5C2
Edmonton, Alberta June 15th, 6:30PM-9PM Sheraton Edmonton South – 7230 Argyll Rd NW, Edmonton, AB T6C 4A6
Regina, Saskatchewan June 16th, 6:30PM-9PM Hilton – 1975 Broad St, Regina, SK S4P 1Y1
Ottawa, Ontario June 17th, 10AM-12PM Scouts Canada National Office – 1345 Baseline Road, Ottawa ON, K2C0A7
London, Ontario June 21st, 6:30PM-9PM Scouts Canada Western Ontario Service Centre – 531 Windermere Rd, London ON

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Scouting Life: Boost your Scout Popcorn fundraiser!

This was originally posted on the Scouting Life blog http://www.scoutinglife.ca/2017/05/boost-scout-popcorn-fundraiser/ by Jeff Schroeder

Planning to fundraise with Scout Popcorn and looking for some extra materials to help you reach a higher goal?

We’ve put all the materials you need to get your campaign started! Materials like:

  • Order Sheet
  • Incentive Sheet
  • Youth and Group goal setting sheets
  • Thank you notes
  • Printable Posters and other promotional support materials
  • Scholarship form and information
  • A laminated goal tracking your Groups fundraising goal
  • Incentive prizes

The campaign kit will be sent directly to your Area Commissioners or Area Popcorn Coordinators to facilitate their delivery to you! Your Council coordinator will provide further details.

Sign up for your Scout Popcorn Campaign Kit before May 31st to be included!

Find your Council and sign up below:

Battlefields Council Cascadia Council
Central Escarpment Council Chinook Council
Fraser Valley Council Greater Toronto Council
Manitoba Council New Brunswick Council
Newfoundland and Labrador Council Northern Lights Council
Northern Ontario Council Nova Scotia Council
Pacific Coast Council Prince Edward Island Council
Quebec Council Saskatchewan Council
Shining Waters Council Tri-Shores Council
Voyageur Council White Pine Council

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7th Milton Scouts – Electronics Ewaste Collection

Date: Saturday, April 8
Time: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Location: John Tonelli Arena, 217 Laurier Ave, Milton

A great way for scouts and their families to participate in waste diversion, environmental stewardship, and fundraise for our Scouting Sections. Start collecting today!

This year we will also be collecting bottles to support those attending the Canadian Jamboree in Nova Scotia.

Funds raised go towards operating costs, equipment maintenance and replacement, and keeping scouting affordable for parents.

For more information, you can download the flyer 2017 7th Milton Scouts Ewaste or contact Tim at leaders@7thmiltonscouts.ca

 

“Water for Life – Uganda 2017”

Three youth from 1st Palgrave, Yellow Briar Area are teaming up with youth from 1st Watford (Tri-Shores Council) to undertake a service project in Africa this summer to supply clean water to a village without clean water.

For more info about the project go to –

https://www.facebook.com/groups/214700602313270/

 

Any support would be greatly appreciated! Check out –

Donations at GoFundMe:

https://www.gofundme.com/water-for-life-uganda-2017?utm_source=internal&utm_medium=email&utm_content=cta_button&utm_campaign=upd_n

Aeroplan Point Donations:

https://beyondmiles.aeroplan.com/eng/charity/1075

1st and 3rd Meadowvale CJ’17 Fundraiser

Come join us on March 22nd 5-9pm at Buffalo Wild Wings – Mississauga on Argentia Road

The 1st and 3rd Meadowvale CJ’17 contingent are inviting friends, coworkers, team mates, coaches and even that guy from Accounting to come to have a meal at Buffalo Wild Wings; 3015 Argentia Road on Wednesday March 22, from 5-9pm.

Attached is an e-coupon to share with your friends. With this e-coupon shown, 10% of the value of your bill (before tax) will go to the 1st and 3rd Meadowvale CJ’17 Fund.

There will also be door prizes given during the evening.

Please join us and help our youth get to Halifax!

CLICK –HERE– FOR E-COUPON

Scouts Canada Day with Brampton Beast

When – Sunday February 26th @ 2pm
Where – Powerade Centre, Brampton
Cost – $20 (each ticket sold will get $4 returned to your group for fundraising)

Please see flyer for more deatils