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Boy Scouts is an apolitical, nonprofit organization

25 Jul , 2017  

Dear Friends of Scouting, Yesterday’s visit by the President has upset many within the American scouting family and worldwide fellowship of scouting. We in Troop 80 adhere to the spirit and traditions of scouting. We are apolitical. This means outside citizenship awards, there is no discussion of politics. BSA’s national chief scout executive apologizes for […]

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Letter to Scout Recruits, Recruiting

Welcome new scout recruits

8 May , 2017  

(Letter written by scouts for scout recruits) Have you ever wanted to sleep in a snow cave? Do you like to hike in the woods or canoe/kayak in rivers? Would you like to learn about plants and animals, first aid, or shooting a 12-gauge shotgun? Does cooking on a camp stove in the wilderness, then […]

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Home Page Articles, Letter to Parents, Recruiting

Welcome new parents

8 May , 2017  

Dear prospective Troop 80 parents, Troop 80 Boy Scouts don’t just read about exciting adventures or watch them on TV. They actually do them—and along the way they learn self reliance, accountability, teamwork and leadership. If these activities appeal to your son, and developing leadership skills appear to you, we would like you to consider […]

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