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Finance and Fund Development -- Raising Money for Scouting, and in the Units

Finance and Fund Development functions . . .

  • Finance Chair (2017: ____).  Scouting does require money, both in units and for Council operations, so these teams support those missions.  Chair role is to recruit and coordinate and support.  Where functions are working well, Finance Chair has little to do.
  • Unit Fundraising Programs:  Resources on our Unit Finances page.
    • Popcorn Kernal (2017: _____; 2016: April Taylor again), support and advise units, coordinate orders, deliveries, collections from units, distribution of inventory.
    • Camp Card Colonel (2017: _____; 2016: April Taylor again), support and advise units, coordinate orders, deliveries, collections from units, return of excess cards.
    • Fundraising Advisor (____), if someone has the passion, advise and support units on Unit Finance issues and options, how to access ScoutReach support, etc.
  • Friends of Scouting (2017:  ________; 2016: Raj Palakshappa), overall coordination, recruiting and follow through.  Specific roles include:
    • Golden Eagle Chair (2017: Don Barnett?; 2016: ____), coordinate large donor participation at event and pledges.
    • Community Campaign Chair (2017: Dyan Mathews?; 2016: ____), coordinate general community participation and pledges.
      • Local Community Events (____, ____, ____), team to put on FOS events in the District to raise money, perhaps in conjunction with Scouting Events like Twilight Camp so donors can see Scouting in action.
    • Family Campaign Chair (2017: _____; 2016: Kellee Banks), coordinate Scouting family participation and pledges.
      • Family Campaign Team Presenters (____, ____, ____), team to visit units to pitch and collect