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Support Scouting

Support Boy Scouts of America! Occoneechee Council is one of the largest and most prominent youth development organizations in North Carolina. We provide young people in Chatham, Cumberland, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Harnett, Lee, Moore, Orange, Vance, Wake and Warren Counties with responsible fun and adventure while instilling in them lifetime values and ethical character development as

Sporting Clays Classic

You are cordially invited to support the 2019 Sporting Clays on Friday, October 18 at Rose Hill Plantation Do your part for youth in North Carolina Often described as “golf with a shotgun”, Sporting Clays is an excellent way to entertain and recruit clients, build your staff’s morale, or spend quality time with your friends

Sea Scout Youth Training and Education

Sea Scouts, BSA offers a wide variety of training and education programs designed to enhance your Sea Scout experience. More Information Introduction to Leadership Skills for Ships (ILSS) This course was introduced in the fall of 2012 to replace Crew Officers Orientation and the Venturing Leadership Skills Course. This course is specific to Sea Scouts

The Triangle Nonprofit and Volunteer Leadership Center

Occoneechee Council and and The Triangle Nonprofit and Volunteer Leadership Center, located in Durham, NC,  are working together to count your Scouting hours toward THREE Award Programs through The Center.  The Center has been around since 1972 supporting nonprofit organizations.  Read more about them at www.thevolunteercenter.org. The Three Awards are Commissioner’s Award, Mayor’s Award and President’s Award: 

SCOUTStrong and PALA Challenge

What is SCOUTStrong? The SCOUTStrong Healthy Living Initiative integrates active lifestyles, healthy eating, and emotional fitness into everything that the Boy Scouts of America do daily. What is PALA? PALA stands for the Presidential Active Lifestyle Award and designed to motivate youth and adults to be physically active on a regular basis. Why the Challenge? Promote good

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