Category: Announcements

2019 Re-Charter Reminder

Hello Patriots’ Path Council Units, During the week of September 3, 2018: The committee chairperson and your unit leader (Cubmaster, Scoutmaster, Venture Crew Advisor, and Skipper) will have received an email regarding the 2019 re-charter. Much like last year, this

2019 FRIENDS OF SCOUTING KICKOFFS

What is Friends of Scouting? What are the details of the 2019 FOS Campaign? Register today to attend an up-coming kickoff.  Register Today:  http://ppcbsa.link/2019kickoffs  Please send your Unit FOS Chair and Unit Committee Chair as well as other volunteers to

Scoutbook Subscriptions will be free starting January 1, 2019

As released by the national office, August 31, 2018. In an effort to drive program consistency and deeper engagement with out youth and leaders, Boy Scouts of America is pleased to announce that effective January 1, 2019, Scoutbook subscriptions will

Ordering Materials for Cub Scout Recruitment

The form for ordering Cub Scout Recruitment Materials is at https://ppcbsa.org/wp-content/uploads/Fall-2018-Cub-Recruitment-Materials-Order-Form.pdf   It has pictures of the flyers that are currently available.  You can also order lawn signs, posters, on boarding envelopes, etc.  All materials are free, paid for by

The Time to Complete YPT 2.0 Is Now!

Even those Scout leaders who took the previous version of Youth Protection training must log into My.Scouting.org and complete the updated Youth Protection course before October 1, 2018. Don’t wait. A rush closer to the deadline could slow down the system as many

Meet Your Membership Support Team

Ever wonder what some of the most successful Cub Scout packs and Boy Scout troops are doing to keep their Scouts in Scouting (Retention) and bring in new Scouts (Growth)? You might be surprised to know that along with the

Special Recognitions

The Patriots’ Path Council will be recognizing Scouters for their service to our Hispanic, Asian and low income youth members. The recognitions are listed below. Nominations should be submitted by October 15, 2018 The awards will be presented at the

Eagle Scout Parent Reception

Dear Eagle Scout Parents, We are inviting you to our new Eagle Scout Parent Reception on Monday, October 29,  2018, 7:00 p.m. at our council service center, 1 Saddle Road, Cedar Knolls, NJ. The purpose of the reception is to

Vehicle Donation

Do you have a vehicle you would possibly like to donate to Scouting? If you please contact Insurance Auction Auto- 1-877-577-1Car. Let them know you wish to donate the car with the proceeds going to the Patriot’s Path Council. They

Membership Road Show Update

Membership Road Shows – A recording of the Black River District Membership Road Show is posted at https://www.facebook.com/ppcbsa/videos/403215673538720/.  Technical difficulties limited how much we got on camera but our presenters gave a wealth of information about Best Recruitment Practices, Family