Blood drives have been overused and abused as eagle projects for years and have left a gut reaction behind in many scout leaders that says blood drives cannot. Robert kelley of troop 93 in uncasville connecticut enjoys reading and wanted to do something with books for his project to earn his eagle scout badge. Divided into four parts, it includes the formal application, personal data, letters of recommendation, and a section for the eagle project report. Projects for kids who are aspiring eagle scouts verywell family. Eagle scout service project blood drive coordinator. The scouting part has taken on a major role in his life lately. Jared bunge from boy scout troop 2810 chartered out of salem lutheran church in sycamore is conducting a book drive for the kindergarten through 8th grade reading levels to benefit the students of west elementary school in sycamore. In the case of a blood drive, for example, elements of challenge and complexity can be added so there is a clear demonstration of planning, development, and leadership. Another dialog box will appear for you to name your save as file and to choose where you would like to save the file. The way to complete the online eagle scout project workbook on the internet. When turning in the eagle scout rank application please include copies of all blue cards, ranks from book or an individual advancement report for the scout.
Organize and run a book drive to create a library in a nonprofit center such as home for battered women, orphanage, hospital. This message is designed to share with the eagle scout candidate and his parents or guardians the same information bsa provides to council and district volunteers responsible for project proposal approvals throughout the boy scouts of america. One of my eagles did what started as a shoe drive for a local elementary school with a very large lowincomehomeless population. The pdf version is now fillable, which would be fine exce.
They also built bookshelves and benches for an innercity community center where the books were donated. Quora user, scouts bsa troop committee chair and eagle scout mom. Just share these cool eagle scout project ideas and tell others about your most favorite one. In the case of a blood drive, for example, elements of challenge and complexity can be added so there is a. It is a firm demonstration of how people, working together through the years, can truly elp mold a young man with a solid sense ofh leadership, citizenship, and responsibility. So the bythe book, official answer is that no council should reject all drives sight unseen. Scouts have long used the eagle scout service project workbook to plan and report on their projects. Aug 20, 2009 does anyone know where i can download a copy of the eagle scout leadership service project workbook in word. Eagle scout service project workbook procedures boy scouts. How to write an eagle scout leadership project proposal. Is a book drive for a local childrens hospital a good eagle scout. Instructions and help about eagle scout service project worksheet. Does anyone know where i can download a copy of the eagle scout leadership service project workbook in word. Before completing this section national wants you to read the procedures and limitations on eagle scout service project fundraising on page b.
Eagle scout candidates must use the official eagle scout service project workbook, no. Eagle scout service project fundraising application 17 procedures and limitations on eagle scout service project fundraising 18 eagle scout service project report 19 message to scouts and parents or guardians 21 excerpts and summaries from the guide to advancement 22 only the official workbook may be used eagle scout candidates must use the. If youre a boy scout or girl scout looking to build a little free library perhaps for your gold award or eagle scout project. This is a presentation detailing my book drive for the organization book worm angels, which will be held in april. Navigating the eagle scout service project boy scouts. How to download the eagle scout service project workbook note. Bookmagazine drive cpr training tree planting litter cleanupbeautification date of service project.
Blank eagle scout service project worksheet form in pdf online. See some great examples for eagle scout projects to help your. The national eagle scout association nesa helps eagle scouts stay in touch with scouting and hear positive stories about how scouting transforms the lives of youth through developing their leadership skills, character, citizenship, and physical fitness. Councils may suggest service project workbooks only be sent or taken to a different person. The title of eagle scout is held for life, thus giving rise to the phrase once an eagle, always an eagle.
Eagle scout service project workbook boy scouts of america. The scout then sets up a drop off location andor goes back at an appointed time to pick up whatever donation has been set out. It is your responsibility to make sure before you start your project you are using the most current eagle scout leadership service project workbook, otherwise it will need to be redone. The eagle scout service project worksheet helps to avoid pitfalls while working on a program. Eagle scout project improving literacy book drive seeks. Childrens book drive and bookshelves eagle scout project. American red cross boy scout camp order of the arrow lodge. Since its introduction in 1911, the eagle scout rank has been earned by more than 2 million young men. Eagle scout project workbook fill out and sign printable. An example of this is a youth who ran a coat drive for homeless kids. Do not attempt to open this workbook in a browser i. The eagle scout service project is revered as a significant and sometimes difficult requirement for scoutings highest rank of eagle scout an eagle scout candidate is to research and select a meaningful project, develop the idea, meet with adults, secure approvals, develop a plan, engage people to help carry out the plan, provide leadership, be accountable for the overall success of.
Cameron and his helpers collected 4800 childrens books through a community collection drive. Is a book drive for a local childrens hospital a good eagle scout project. You must obtain approval from the project beneficiary to raise money on their behalf. Eagle scout projects must be evaluated primarily on impact. See the councils blood drive standard operating procedures.
I consider it technically possible to create an outstanding eagle leadership service project around a collection drive, even a blood drive. Patrick hester by one of the little libraries built for his eagle scout project. There are thousands of possible eagle scout projects. While a life scout, plan, develop, and give leadership to others in a service project helpful to any religious institution, any school, or your community. Other projects may be available but should you choose to coordinate a food drive, the following criteria apply. But the latest revision, published last fall, adds a wealth of. An eagle scout project doesnt have to be permanent september 21, 2015 bryan wendell commentary, eagle scout, service 91 for months, ive been posting beforeand. Eagle scout service project workbook boy scouts of. Because each scout is unique and each project is evaluated based upon the scout, the scout should seek out ways to develop his project in his own specific way. Binder sounds so inconsequential, but when your child is halfway through his eagle scout application, the eagle binder becomes everything. Scout tenderfoot 2nd class 1st class star life eagle this project is meant for all scouts, eagle scouts. Divided into four parts, it includes the formal application, personal data, letters of recommendation, and.
Original signatures are required on the eagle scout rank application. The goal, as with any eagle project, is for a scout to. The bsa eagle scout service project workbook is your guide to everything you need to complete the last step on the road to becoming an eagle scout. Your reward will be a helpful project and, more important, the knowledge you have contributed to a young scouts growth. Thursday, january 08, 20, napa, ca as his eagle scout project, nick politz will host a book drive to support the napa county library this weekend. Journey to excellence service project reporting form. Here you can find downloadable and editable flyers to help you promote your project. Eagle scout service project 2012 book drive by joe rogers on.
Eagle scout service project faq heart of america council. Mar 17, 2020 binder sounds so inconsequential, but when your child is halfway through his eagle scout application, the eagle binder becomes everything. Think of your eagle scout service project as the ultimate application phase of what you have learned thus far in. Find more great projects in the eagle scout project showcase. The eagle court of honor handbook 4 18 september 1996 introduction the eagle scout award represents many years of dedicated effort. Eagle scout service project workbook procedures boy. Are blood drives and other drives acceptable eagle projects. Scoutingnews scout hoping to replace elementary schools. It will help those that do write personal letters tailor it to the boy. Eagle scout project book drive for the marshall islands eagle scout. Use this stepbystep guideline to fill out the eagle scout project workbook fill out and sign online in pdf quickly and with ideal accuracy.
In 2014, patrick hester, a boy scout in northern indianapolis, decided to build and install four little free libraries for his eagle scout project. Boy scout holds book drive for eagle project local news. Eagle scout service project fundraising application. The key to the successful project is leadership, as the scout expands his service to others, outside of scouting, in the community.
The eagle scout service project requirement has been widely interpretedboth properly and improperly. Consider downloading an electronic copy of this workbook from the bsa eagle website or from the forms section of the national council website. This book drive is a significant part of jareds eagle scout project. A good test of any project is to evaluate its complexity.
One of the most interesting and exciting requirements for achieving the eagle scout rank is the required eagle service project. The guide to advancement, along with the boy scout requirements book, no. Mar 05, 2009 i consider it technically possible to create an outstanding eagle leadership service project around a collection drive, even a blood drive. Projects may not be performed for the boy scouts of america, or its councils, districts, units, or properties. United blood services is challenged to meet the daily blood use needs of hospital patients.
This is meant to be a guide to life scouts, their unit leaders and other interested parties in the selection, planning and completion of the required eagle scout service project as defined in the official bsa publications. We had a boy that did a book drive, so we sent letters to a bunch of his favorite authors. The pressenterprise has a story about a scouts eagle scout project to assist in replacing an elementary schools book collection that was ruined last year boy scout steven pulsipher hopes a book drive will help jacob wiens elementary school librarian denise beingessner replenish some 1,500 books ruined last summer in an indoor flood. The eagle court of honor book is the complete guide to scoutings greatest moment. May 18, 2016 eagle scout courtofhonor worksheet books about eagle courts of honor eagle scout court of honor handbook the macscouter eagle scout court of honor handbook please note that this document is not the eagle court of honor book, 1996 by mark ray. New changes in eagle scout service project requirements. Looking for ideas for a good eagle scout service project. So the bythebook, official answer is that no council should reject all drives sight unseen. Eagle scout courtofhonor worksheet books about eagle courts of honor eagle scout court of honor handbook the macscouter eagle scout court of honor handbook please note that this document is not the eagle court of honor book, 1996 by mark ray. Remember to check back soon as we are always updating our website.
The most current book will be on the troop website or go to the. An example of this type of a project would be a book or clothing drive where the scout andhis volunteers drop off a flyer making a donation request. An online version of the backdater from the eagle court of honor book eagle congratulatory letter addresses. A scout who attains this rank is called an eagle scout or eagle. While most people shop for the holidays this boy scout and his troop were busy at work in coral reef park personally i love coral reef park ive been coming here since i was little you know i did the tennis camp here jain formas tennis camp i still come here with my friend jay rallied his troop to help them with a community. Every eagle boyscout candidate should complete an eagle scout service project worksheet. This is the culmination of the scouts leadership training, and it requires a significant effort on his or her part. In choosing a service project there are a few basic guidelines. One of my eagles did what started as a shoe drive for a local elementary school with a. The suggested answers to some of the posed questions are not meant to. In 2014, patrick hester, a boy scout in northern indianapolis, decided to build and install four.
The eagle scout service project, or simply eagle project, is the opportunity for a scout scouts, b. The most common project for eagle scouts is to create and manage their own food drive. However, all i can find now are the rtf and pdf versions. Eagle scout service project 2012 book drive by joe rogers.
It covers every aspect of staging an eagle scout court of honor. An eagle scout project doesnt have to be permanent september 21, 2015 bryan wendell commentary, eagle scout, service 91 for months, ive been posting beforeandafter photos of eagle scout. The requirements can be found in the scouts bsa requirements book. In the case of a blood drive, for example, elements of challenge and complexity can.
We also have provided you with links to some sites that can help you. Thank you for considering becoming a blood drive coordinator to meet the eagle scout service project requirements. While most people shop for the holidays this boy scout and his troop were busy at work in coral reef park personally i love coral reef park ive been coming here since i was little you know i did the tennis camp here jain formas tennis camp i still come here with my friend jay rallied his troop to help them with a. No more than one eagle scout candidate may receive credit for working on the same eagle scout service project. But more than 2 million scouts have completed eagle scout projects already, which means. See eagle scout service project fundraising application on page 17. Eagle project book drive june 22, 2016 i would like to thank everyone for you support and help and let everybody know due to all their efforts as of today 8. Find food pantry projects and hundreds more eagle projects in the eagle scout project showcase.
Is a book drive for a local childrens hospital a good. Find food pantry projects and hundreds more eagle projects in the. Obtain a copy of the eagle scout leadership service project workbook from a scout leader or local council. To be a candidate for this rank, it is necessary to have a rank of life scout. The advancement report should come from scoutbook or other form of advancement. Eagle project checklist boy scout troop, deep river. A blood drive may take 68 weeks to complete and may need to be repeated to attract sufficient donors. The workbook was created in adobe livecycle, which must be saved to your computer and opened with adobe reader.980 728 238 1215 556 175 571 1125 1517 1525 473 36 1369 1514 1265 1332 492 944 161 1090 1281 511 735 253 1257 119 361 793 347 136 1259 1327 737 450 1170 1248 639 1361 267 654 1144 1414 82 1237 698 767 1175 1303 740