March 22, 2018

Troop 55 Recognized by Volunteer Fairfax for Community Service


 The Great Falls Connection posted a write-up on Troop 55’s recent recognition at the Volunteer Fairfax Awards.  Mr. Jeff Ye was recognized in the “Rising Star” category.  Wesley P., Mitchell P., James Y. and Daniel R. were all recognized in the Youth category. “Jeff Ye, community service coordinator for Boy Scout Troop 55, was selected […]

Scouting for food Historian Report


NCAC Scouting for Food November 2015 Stephen T. – Sharks Patrol Scouting for Food is an annual food collection supported by Scouts from the National Capital Area Council. This year Scouts from Troop 55 distributed plastic bags to homes in our designated neighborhood in Great Falls on November 7, 2015.

First Time Campers Historian Report


First Time Campers Report James Y., Scorpions Historian On a Friday morning, some Boy Scouts and other organization volunteers arrived at Wolf Trap National Park to volunteer for the First Time Campers program at around 8:00 AM.    

Troop 55 Volunteer Opportunities October 2015 – We need you!!


Lots of Scouting Volunteer Activities this Month – Pick the image to learn more!! St. Francis Country Fair, Court of Honor, First Time Campers, Pack 55 Camp Fire, and the Great Falls Haunted House – All of these are activities where our scouts are needed.  Links to all these activities can be found by clicking […]

Seven Great Falls Troop 55 Scouts Earn Eagle Scout Rank

Troop 55 Eagle Recognition

By Tommy K., Boy Scout Troop 55 Lead Historian   Nationwide, only four percent of Boy Scouts achieve the Rank of Eagle Scout. This year, seven Troop 55 Scouts earned the rank. The Eagle Rank is the most difficult as Scouts must demonstrate service, leadership, and training that positively impact their communities and the world […]

Justin Meeker’s Eagle Project – July 23rd and 24th

Justin Meeker’s Eagle Scout Project  When: Thursday, July 23 & Friday July 24, 2015 Where: Camp Fraser (101 Springvale Rd, Great Falls) Time: 10:00am-4:00pm both days  Sign Up: What the scouts should bring: Work gloves, wear clothes you can get dirty in, including hiking boots & long pants What we’re doing: We first involve […]