Scouting for Food... A Scout is Helpful
Scouting for Food is the largest food collection event in the nation. Approximately 30,000 Scouts go door-to-door collecting non-perishable food items for the less fortunate. The food is then distributed to local food pantries and assistance agencies across Circle Ten Council.
What is Scouting for Food?
Scouting for Food is the largest door-to-door food collection effort in the North Texas and Southern Oklahoma area benefiting more than 45 assistance agencies across the area.
Who helps with Scouting for Food?
Scouting for Food involves approximately 30,000 Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venturers, friends, family and volunteers from the Circle Ten Council, BSA.
2018 Scouting for Food Dates:
Each district will be setting their specific date during the month of February!
Resources for Units Participating in Scouting for Food:
If your unit would like to participate in the 2018 Scouting for Food Drive please contact your district's Scouting for Food Chair, Activities Chair, or district executive.
- Download the Scouting for Food Unit Guidebook
- District flier with room for district-specific information
- Unit flier with room for unit-specific information
Report Your Service:
Report collection results through the Journey to Excellence service hour reporting tool, found on http://www.scouting.org/scoutsource/Awards/JourneyToExcellence.aspx