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Holiday 50 Miler 2018

Event Name Holiday 50 Miler Event Dates and Times Begin: December 26, 2018 at 4pm End: December 31, 2018 at 7am Location Yates Place Uwharrie National Forest 700 Dusty Level Road Troy, NC  27371 Cost $40 until December 25, 2018 $50 on December 26, 2018 Contact Greg “Packman” Carpenter Registration Page Kintera Registration Flyer Download

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 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