December 16, 2017

Troop 55 Recognized by Volunteer Fairfax for Community Service

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 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 […]

BSA 55 Adult Mixer 2015 a Success!

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Good Turnout and lots of fun at the BSA 55 Adult Mixer at River Bend Country Club.  Make sure to come next year!

Seven Great Falls Troop 55 Scouts Earn Eagle Scout Rank

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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 […]

The Scouter Digest (Spring 2015) – Troop 55 Boy Scouts Earn President’s Volunteer Service Medal

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The Scouter Digest ( published by BSA  National Capital Area Council) picked  Troop 55′s Scouts community service efforts and earning President’s Volunteer Service Awards  as the feature story for Powhatan District. For the full story, please visit this link at page 34 Here

Powhatan Press, April 2015, “Eagle Project Report – Building a Stream Trail Bridge”

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Nick D. wrote a eagle project report, and was publish by Powhatan district for April 2015 newsletter. Click Here to find the report

Mount Vernon Gazette, 05/07/2015 and Centre View, 05/06/2015, Dr. Seuss-themed 23rd Fairfax County Volunteer Service Awards

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Troop 55 was covered in the new article title “Dr. Seuss-themed 23rd Fairfax County Volunteer Service Awards”. Below is a brief excerpt from the article.   Wesley Pan of Great Falls-based Boy Scouts of America Troop 55 was humble about receiving the Youth Volunteer Group award. “We’re just happy to help the community and make […]