July 2019
Scout Exec's Minute:
It’s summer, that means it’s time to get out and enjoy the outdoors.

In Scouting we have so many opportunities for young people to do just that in and around the beautiful state of Oregon
Keeping Scouting Strong! - Development News

Help keep Scouting in OTC strong!
Picture(s) of the Month:
There is so much Scouting fun this month we had to double the number of winners for July contest. Keep sharing those great pictures!
Pack 47 -Lincoln City - "Scout Pals"
Troop 282 - Eugene - "Ice Hike"
Troop 2 - Corvallis - "Team Work"
Pack 106 - Eugene - "Learning Respect"
Troop 282 - Eugene - "Mountain Hike"
Pack 47 -Lincoln City - "Look, Wow"
Crew 2141 - Eugene - "Paddle"
Pack 47 -Lincoln City - "Ohhh"
Ship 5225 - Eugene - "Rampart"
Crew 2141 - Eugene - "Paddle"
Pack 106 - Eugene - "Bulls eye"
Crew 2141 - Eugene - "JUMP"
Troop 282 - Eugene - "Mountain Hike 2"
Troop 28 - Creswell - "Parade"
Pack 47 - Lincoln City - "Nature"
DEADLINE for NYLT Registration is Aug. 2 - Don't let your Scouts and Venturers miss out on this excellent opportunity!

NYLT has a special funding source for scholarships to this year's course. Help your Scouts and Venturers attend the premiere Leadership Training in our council.
“Better with a Buddy” the Sequel
2019 Membership Challenge

Congratulations to:
TROOP 51 & Troop 314
who've already hit the goal!

See how your unit is doing.
Save the Dates:
You won't want to miss the 2021 National Jamboree!
Get on the list now for all the latest info on Oregon Trail Council's National Contingent.
Fall recruiting is only a month away:

Check the Council Website for District Fall Kick-off Dates

Make sure to get your unit's public Facebook page up and running. We will be starting a much stronger marketing/recruitment campaign this fall so we need to make sure everyone has a social media presence. Please make sure to send your link to your public facing Facebook page to Wendy Braham either on Facebook Messenger or wendybraham@hotmail.com so we can add it to the unit contact list on each district page. 
Want to know more...
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