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Anniversary Month Contest

FEBRUARY

Annual council event

The Boy Scouts of America was founded on February 8, 1910. To celebrate, Montana Council offers an Anniversary Month Contest during the month of February.

The Units (one Pack, one Troop, one Crew) that submit the best information (photos, news articles, or videos) about their activities will receive special awards, including paid luncheon tickets for two leaders and two Scouts to Montana Council’s Annual Awards luncheon on Saturday, April 30 in Helena, and a Troop plaque and Scout Bucks for each registered youth!

Submission Deadline
Thurs. March 11, 2022

Questions?

Mary Matelich
Vice-President Public Relations
m.matelich@gmail.com

How to Participate

Any Montana Council unit can earn a beautiful purple Honor Unit streamer for their unit flag pole by completing any TWO of the following eight activities during February:

1. Create a short (approximately 30 seconds) video “Why We like Scouting!”

2. Conduct a service project

3. Attend a religious service, wearing your BSA uniforms on Scout Sunday (February 9) or Scout Sabbath (February 7) or another Sunday in February, as determined by your faith organization

4. Create a BSA display in a business window

5. Perform a flag ceremony for a school, service group, governmental meeting, or care facility

6. Write a letter to the Editor. Thank your community for their support of Scouting and name a few of your unit’s service projects

7. Secure a Proclamation from a governmental official, recognizing February 8th as Boy Scouts of America Day

8. Wear your BSA uniforms to school one day

Submissions

Email Michelle (michelle.ferguson@scouting.org) and tell her the activities your unit completed. You will then receive your Honor Unit ribbon.