District Update

District Scouters:


Year End LHC Board meeting notes:

Cross Timbers Youth Membership is down 13.3 % compared to last year.
Please turn in any membership apps /  register youth at recharter on Dec. 12.

District Boy Scout Advancement rate is 34.4 %, well below the benchmark of 46%  Please turn in advancements as soon as possible.  FYI Cub Scout advancement rate is 70%

Boy Scout Camping was down again this year, with less than half of eligible scouts going to summer camp or high adventure bases.

Please record your Community service hours with Council Service Center if you are not associated with a unit.

Unit contacts by Commissioners: currently 34%   Can we reach at least 45% by end of year? Are all visits being logged?

Direct Leader training: Currently at 47%, above the Council average of 44%, (Thank you  Richard and training staff)  Would be great to reach 60% by end of year with new leaders completing online training and getting it recorded.

Exploring: New MedStart-EMT Post was started in October
  Mansfield ISD - Career Club Post to start by year end 2017

425 Eagle Scouts as of end of October, Council wide.
496 in 2016.

The District Nominating Committee has been approved and will begin filling open positions for the 2018-2019 year. If you are interested in serving on a District Committee please contact the District Chair via the District website contact form.


Thank you for your service to Scouting,

Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year,

Greg Schadt, District Chair

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