2014 Distinguished Citizens Award
We are pleased to announce the recipients of our 2014 Distinguished Citizens Award.  This year's honorees are:
Bill Edwards ~ Developer & Philanthropist
Lucas Fleming ~ The Fleming Law Group
Dr. Christopher Nelson ~ Nelson Dermatology
Andy Williams ~ Freedom Bank of America
This year's event will be held on Thursday, October 23, 2014 at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg.
Council Encampment
Every three years West Central Florida hosts an encampment for all troops in the council.  2014 is an encampment year!  The theme for this years’ event will be Pioneering/Klondike derby.  The event will take place at Fort DeSoto, October 24th – 26th.  Be a part of the planning of this great event.  For more information contact Ed Ronshausen at or phone (727) 821-4407.  Let’s make this an event our Scouts will remember!
Maureen Donovan-Dobiesz Scholarship
This scholarship has been created to encourage, reward and recognize female
contributions to Scouting. Mrs. Donovan-Dobiesz will select the recipient of this scholarship based on the candidate’s
participation in Scouting and non-scouting activities, leadership abilities, and commitment to the ideals of Scouting.  Deadline for submission is Wednesday, October 1, 2014.  Click here for a fillable PDF application.
Free to a Good Home
Is your pack in need of a functional Pinewood Derby track?  Pack 10 has one they would like to donate to another pack who is in need of one.  This wooden three-lane track has a digital placement finish line.  For more details contact Ele Fox at 727-461-7771.
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