Author Archives: Veronica Porterfield

Popcorn 2017

Popcorn 2017

                                             POPCORN 2017 Sale is SOON. Earn these FOUR Patches. Earn a Hammock & the Hammock Club patch IF you sell a minimum of $700. General Information – Let’s Get Started   Popcorn Dates – Click HERE   Unit Commitment Sheet – New This Year – Sign Up Online – Click HERE  Distrit Kick-Offs, Delivery Warehouses, District

National Youth Leadership Training

National Youth Leadership Training – 2017 “National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) is an intense, 6 day, outpost adventure outdoor leadership training experience for youth troop leaders.” NYLT will be held on two weekends this year: October 06 – 08, and October 13 – 15. Don’t miss this in-depth experience that continues to develop youth in scouting. For

Eagle Banquet 2018

The 2018 Eagle Banquet will be held January 27, 2018 Time:  Check In – 5:30pm.     Banquet:  6pm –  9pm. Registration and PayLink :  Click Here – Available March 1, 2017 Contact:  Desmond Miller at      

Sea Scout Youth Training and Education

Sea Scouts, BSA offers a wide variety of training and education programs designed to enhance your Sea Scout experience. More Information Introduction to Leadership Skills for Ships (ILSS) This course was introduced in the fall of 2012 to replace Crew Officers Orientation and the Venturing Leadership Skills Course. This course is specific to Sea Scouts

Sea Scout Training and Education

Sea Scouts, BSA offers a wide variety of training and education programs designed to enhance your Sea Scout experience.  Click on the program logos below to learn more about these opportunities. Sea Scout Fast Start Intended to be taken by ship leaders, as well as unit commissioners and chartered organization representatives immediately following the acceptance

Lion Program

              Lions Program Quick Facts: The Lions is a pilot program of the Boy Scouts for Kindergarten-age boys. Lions must be 5 yrs old by September 30th to join. Since it is a pilot program, there are only a few units currently available to join, see the listing below.

Council FAQs

FAQs: Name of Council:  Occoneechee Location of Council: 3231 Atlantic Ave, Raleigh, NC  27604 Phone Number of Council: 919.872.4884 Hours of Operation of Council:  8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday Name of Scout Executive:  John Akerman Name of District:  There are multiple districts, ask you unit leader the name of your district. Location

The Triangle Nonprofit and Volunteer Leadership Center

Occoneechee Council and and The Triangle Nonprofit and Volunteer Leadership Center, located in Durham, NC,  are working together to count your Scouting hours toward THREE Award Programs through The Center.  The Center has been around since 1972 supporting nonprofit organizations.  Read more about them at The Three Awards are Commissioner’s Award, Mayor’s Award and President’s Award: