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Golf Classic
September 23, 2017

Join us for the annual Golf Classic at Golf Club of Houston.

The tournament is played in a scramble format with prizes to the top three foursomes, longest drive and closest to the pin. There will also be a skills clinic and challenge, lunch and silent auction.

All proceeds from the event go to support approximately 50,000 youth in the 16 counties served by the Sam Houston Area Council.


Storm Assistance

The United Way's After the Storm guide contains resources to help begin to recover from Hurricane Harvey. 


Storm Assistance

Council Recognition Reception
November 28, 2017

The Council Recognition Reception is held annually to honor the recipients of the Silver Beaver Award and Heroism Awards. 

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The Silver Beaver Award is the highest form of recognition that a local council can bestow on a volunteer.  The 2017 award recipients have been announced.  

Recipient List

Celebrating Cultures
November 23, 2017

Celebrating Cultures is a community and business leader networking event to celebrate African-American, Asian and Hispanic cultures, and highlight the wonderful and unique food, beverages, dress and customs of these prominent cultures in Southeast Texas.

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Program Guide

Program Guides were distributed to units at May roundtables to help support unit’s annual planning process. Electronic copies are available.

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Friends of Scouting

Your financial investment, plus your time and talent, is among the greatest gifts you can give. Take a moment to make an investment in our community’s future.

The true cost of Scouting is much higher than what most people realize. Help us provide the resources necessary to make sure every youth can benefit from Scouting’s adventure-filled activities that foster character, honesty, respect and life-long values.  



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Camp Development

• Developing the new Camp Strake

• Building a new Janis and George Fleming Cub World at Bovay Scout Ranch

• Improving Camp Brosig and McNair Cub Adventure Camp at Bovay Scout Ranch

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Upcoming Events

Popcorn Blitz Day #1
All Day
Distinguished Citizen Award Dinner Marriott Marquis Houston
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Popcorn Blitz Day #2
All Day
Venturing Forum Cockrell Scout Center (2225 North Loop West, Houston, 77008)
All Day
Council Coordinated Meeting Cockrell Scout Center (2225 North Loop West, Houston, 77008)
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Popcorn Blitz Day #3
All Day
Winter Camp Staff Meeting Cockrell Scout Center (2225 North Loop West, Houston, 77008)
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
OA Fall Pow Wow (Order of the Arrow) McNair Cub Adventure Camp at Bovay Scout Ranch
Nov3 - Nov5
All Day