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We are the Scouts (youth), Volunteer Scouters (adult leaders) and Professional Scouters (BSA employees) of northern DeKalb County, Georgia. We are members of the Boy Scouts of America, a member national organization of the World Organization of the Scout Movement.
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Jacquelyn Alford promoted to Director of Foothills District

Posted on Apr 16 2017 - 6:43am

 Jacquelyn Alford, District Director, Foothills District

We are pleased to announce that Jacquelyn Alford has been promoted to the position of District Director serving the Foothills District.  Jacque will be responsible for providing leadership in the areas of service to Foothills Cub Scout Packs, Boy Scout Troops and Venturing Crews.  Her responsibilities include support for our youth recruiting efforts and fundraising including Friends of Scouting, the Trail’s End Popcorn Sale and the Camp Card sale.  One of her primary roles is to lead the cultivation and recruitment of volunteers in the Foothills District.  As District Director, Jacque will provide guidance and support to Justin Lundstrom, Foothills District Executive.  Jacque will report directly to Jon Ingram, Field Director, who will provide leadership and support to ensure her success in her new role.

Volunteer Service Center Closed April 14-16 Good Friday - Easter Sunday

Posted on Apr 9 2017 - 6:39am

The Scout Shop will be open for normal hours 

Congrats to Gary Guerino for the Silver Beaver Award

Posted on Mar 26 2017 - 6:40am

the Silver Beaver is the highest award a council can give to a volunteer.  Congrats Gary!


Congratulations to our District Award of Merit recipients

Posted on Mar 26 2017 - 6:35am

congrats to Dorie Wirtz, Roger Young, and Virginia Sowell for their awards! Thanks for your hard work and dedication!

Camp Card Sale is Here!

Posted on Mar 5 2017 - 6:32am

Camp cards are our spring fundraiser to help scouts earn money for gear, books, camp fees, or other Scouting needs. They cost $5 each and the boys make $2.50 for each card sold.  To sign up to sell, visit www.atlantabsa/camp cards 

Atlanta Science Festival March 14-15

Posted on Mar 5 2017 - 6:32am

There are some awesome events happening this year - including a visit from astronaut Captain Mark Kelly to launch the Festival.  http://atlantasciencefestival.org/ for details.  Learn something new and maybe fulfill some advancement requirements.

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