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Cuboree Update – Operation Halloween

Hello Scouting Families, We hope that everyone is doing well! First, our committee wants to say thank you to all of those who are still working to keep our communities safe and moving forward. The health and well-being of our Scouts, volunteer leaders, families, and staff continues to remain our number-one priority. As COVID-19 (coronavirus)

Digital Safety in a Time of Increased Online Activity

As local councils and units use digital and online resources, such as video conferencing, to continue Scouting meetings, projects and advancement during the COVID-19 outbreak, the National Council is providing the following guidance. Note this guidance is not comprehensive and if it differs from the legal requirements of your state or local jurisdiction, please consult

Internet Advancement 2.0

BSA has retired Internet Advancement 1.0 This was the Internet portal used from 2006 to May 23, 2019 – RIP Internet Advancement 1.0 Internet Advancement 2.0 is HERE Training and information is available here: Please read the training before requesting help. https://help.scoutbook.com/article-categories/advancement-quick-entry-internet-advancement-update/ Access is limited to UNIT Key 3, Unit Key 3 Plus 3, and

Internet Rechartering

The time for Recharter is here!  For questions, contact us at the Council Office. Instructions for Internet Recharter Occoneechee Specific Rechartering for 2020 (READ FIRST) Internet Rechartering Homepage and Instructions (All except Explorers) Explorer Recharter Only   Recharter Reminders Do not submit the DRAFT version of your paperwork Do not submit the SUMMARY pages with

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: 

Being A Cub Scout

Being a Cub Scout means you are a member of a worldwide youth movement that stands for certain values and beliefs. Cub Scouting is more than something to do. It’s all about the boy you are and the person you will become.

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