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2020 Unit Popcorn Guidebook

This Resource Guide will provide Unit Kernels with the details to promote a strong and successful program.  In addition to this guide, the Occoneechee Council provides program information through weekly motivational emails, the Council popcorn webpage, trainings and District teams. Download Guidebook here: Download Presentation Slides here:

Coronavirus Update

October 15, 2020 Dear Scouts and Scouters, Your welfare is our top priority and our teams are always evaluating risks that may come with Scouting. With that in mind, we’ve been reviewing Governor Cooper’s Phase 3 mandates that took effect on Friday, October 2nd and will remain in effect until at least Friday, October 23rd,

Tips to Maximize Your Tax Savings – Donors 70 1/2+

Most IRA owners know they are subject to required minimum distributions (RMDs) after age 70½. These RMDs are generally taxable income and continue for life. But this year, that taxable income has a good chance of being reduced or eliminated completely by using a qualified charitable distribution. A Qualified Charitable Distribution (QCD) is a direct

Annual Health and Medical Record

Annual Health and Medical Record The Boy Scouts of America requires a Medical Health form for many overnight events held at the local and national level.  You will be instructed by the person in charge of the particular event if a medical form is required and how much of it to complete for the specific

Online Registration

As of June 6, 2017, online member registration for new Scouts to join Scout units in the Occoneechee Council is available.  Online member registration for new adults leaders will be available as of August 15, 2020. Parents are able to complete an online application for their child to join a Scout unit.  They are able

Other Council Forms

 Other Council Forms COPE and Tower Reservation Form  –  link to occopeclimb.org COPE Climbing Hold Harmless Form –  link to occopeclimb.org Climbing Equipment Reservation Form –   link to occopeclimb.org Lifesaving / Meritorious Action Award Application Veteran Application Distinguished Commissioner Service Award Application Merit Badge Information Shooting Sports Manual and Range Standing Operation Procedures (March 25,

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: 

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