Category: Important Announcements

It’s Popcorn Season!

Now is the time to raise the money you need to fund your program for the year. Popcorn order forms are available from your pack or troop’s Popcorn Kernel. Sell to family, friends and neighbors. Family and friends not close?

National Jamboree Planned in 2023

The next National Jamboree will occur July 19-28, 2023, at the Summit Bechtel Family Reserve in West Virginia. Check out the Patriot Path Council’s National Jamboree website at https://ppcbsa.org/2023jambo, where the latest information will be posted. Please also visit the

Recruiting Incentive Program Offered

Patriots’ Path Council has a goal of recruiting 1,500 new youth to Scouting! Those 1,500 youth will help grow the council to more than 10,000 youth taking part in Scouting. PPC has decided to help every Scout unit by providing

Youth Protection Topics for Youth Recently Released

Just recently, the national office released resources for youth to participate in different topics with Youth Protection. Curriculum can be worked on either at home or with the different rank or age criteria. Any previous curriculum for youth has already

2022 Recharter System Opens October 15

A message from Mike Wellech, council registrar: The 2022 recharter is being processed through Internet Advancement this year. The system opens to volunteers on October 15, 2021. On September 22 there will be a sandbox version of this recharter portal

Updated Advancement Guide Features 11 Key Changes

A recent article from Bryan On Scouting explains key changes in the 2021 Guide to Advancement. A total of 11 key changes are highlighted in the online article. Feedback from volunteers from across the country was incorporated into the new

Only One Spot Left for November NYLT Program

At press time, only one spot remains for the the November National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) program, which will take place at Winnebago Scout Reservation on the weekends of November 5-7 and November 12-14, 2021. If registration is full, please

Operating Hours at Scout Shops, Service Center

The Patriots’ Path Council Scout shops and service center recently updated their operating hours. PPC’s Cedar Knolls service center, located at 1 Saddle Road, will be open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; closed Saturday and Sunday.

Now’s the Time to Recruit New Scouts

It’s time to recruit new Scouts! School has begun and the Scouting year has started. With that comes families looking for activities for their youth to join. Scouting is a great family activity as you already know, and we have

Recharter Season is Just Around the Corner

A message from Mike Wellech, council registrar: Recharter season is coming. In September, your district executive will send an email out to the committee chairpersons, Scoutmasters, Cubmasters, Venture leaders, Skippers and Explorer Post advisors with information on how to recharter.