Program Support

If you are not interested in being a leader there are many other ways to help Elmira Scouting. Although the meetings with our youth are the major part of our program many activities do take place in the background. Here is a list of the many ways you can contribute:

POPCORN FUNDRAISER (Fall)
Collate popcorn orders for each section. Place on line order, pick up orders and distribute to sections.

APPLE DAY COORDINATOR (October)
Order apples, apple trays, and arrange for each section to take shifts for polishing and distribution of apples. Return crates.

SANTA CLAUS PARADE COORDINATOR (November)
Liaise between Scouts and the Jaycees for section participation in the Annual Santa Claus Parade

BADEN POWELL THINKING DAY (February)
Coordinate with Guides and participating churches an annual service and campfire.

GROUP MAPLE SYRUP COORDINATOR (Early Spring)
Oversee the placement of all sections in their various volunteer activities for Maple Syrup Day. Coordinate with Maple Syrup Festival Organizers to ensure all appropriate paperwork is completed.

BANQUET (Spring)
Plan and organize food/activities for an annual Scouting swim-up/awards night.

MEDIA RELATIONS
Help and encourage sections to submit content to local newspapers. Submit content representing entire Group.