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ScoutSHARE Day

ScoutSHARE Day

Share the Scouting adventure with your friends! The Scouts build amazing adventures. Sharing the memories you make with your Scout on your social media account is one of the most powerful ways to increase parent involvement and encourage others to join. The Occoneechee Council, Boy Scouts of America has created the hashtag #ScoutSHARE to use with your

COVID OSR Policies and Procedures

Mandatory policies and procedures for use of all Occoneechee Scout Reservation (OSR) camps.  Recommended for all unit and district camping that is not happening at OSR camps. Camp Use Guidelines during COVID-19 Pre-Camp Health Screening Check-Out procedures Temp Check Sheet Campsite Sanitation Instructions Campsite Cleaning Checklist Area Sanitizing Check Sheet  

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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