New Eagle Scout Reception

May 17, 2015 at 2:00 pm
Crowne Plaza (8686 Kirby Dr at the corner of Kirby Dr and 610)

The New Eagle Scout Reception recognizes the previous year’s Eagle Scout class.  The council continues its tradition of providing this reception free of charge for new Eagle Scouts and his guests. The evening is underwritten with generous sponsorships by many Eagle Scout Alumni, Charter Members and Patrons.  

Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Eagle Scout alumni, Scouters, Scoutmasters and Cubmasters are all encouraged to attend this special program to recognize the Stan C. Stanley Eagle Scout Class 2014-2015, the Adams Project of the Year Award, and NESA Outstanding Eagle Scout Award recipients.  You and your Eagle Scouts don't want to miss this once in a lifetime opportunity to be recognized by accomplished Eagle Scouts.


New Eagle Scouts for the 2014-2015 class must RSVP separately. Please feel free to invite as many as you like as long as they RSVP.  The New Eagle Scout Reception is free to the Scouting community. All Scouts, troops and packs are welcome to attend. Sponsorships are available to help honor the 2014-2015 Eagle Scout class.

Eagle Scout RSVP for Reception          Guest RSVP for Reception             Sponsor the Reception


Congratulatory Ads

Family members of Eagle Scouts may purchase a personal congratulatory tribute message in the New Eagle Scout Reception program. Ads start at only $50.  Deadline to order an ad is April 10, 2015.

Purchase Congratulatory Ad

Keepsake Photo

Celebrate with a professional photo at the New Eagle Scout Reception.  A digital copy via email or multiply sizes of canvas prints are available.  Deadline to order a keepsake photo is May 15, 2015.

   Purchase Keepsake Photo

Event Details

1:30 pm Doors open. Eagle Scouts, friends and families can participate in several photo opportunities (professional and by friends and families).
2:00 - 2:45 pm Eagle Scout Reception.  A special presentation of the Eagle Scout Medallion will be made to every Eagle Scout.  All Eagle Scouts, guests, family and friends are welcome to join us. Cake and punch will be served. This is not a banquet; the formal program is stadium-style seating.
3:00 - 4:00 pm Formal Program
4:00 - 5:00 pm Reception hall will re-open for pictures. The professional photographers will also be available if you missed the opportunity to have a keepsake photo taken.

Attire: Appropriate attire for 2014-2015 Eagle Scouts is full field uniform. Scoutmasters, parents, and Scouters may wear field uniform or business casual. Please note: By attending or participating in this event, you give permission for your photograph to be used to promote Scouting recruitment or donations.

Keynote Address:  Event features a special keynote address to the 2014-2015 Eagle Scout Class. Recognitions include the 2014 Eagle Class Namesake, NESA Outstanding Eagle Scout Award, and Adams Service Project of the Year Award. Every 2014-2015 Eagle Scout who RSVPs and attends the New Eagle Reception will receive the special Sam Houston Area Council Eagle Scout Medallion.

Eagle Scout Association

All Eagle Scouts are encouraged to join the SHAC Eagle Scout Association and to sign up for their email list.

  Eagle Scout sign up for Eagle Scout Association  

2015 Rising Star Patrons

The Sam Houston Area Council continues its tradition in 2015 of providing this reception free of charge for the Eagle Scout Class of 2014-2015 and their guests, which will be underwritten with generous sponsorships by many Scouting supporters, Eagle Scout alumni, charter members, Scouting supporters, and patrons.

Help honor the 2014-2015 Eagle Scout Class with a 2015 sponsorship. Your sponsorship will support the growth of Scouting and the recognition of the hard work of the many Eagle Scouts in 2014, including our annual New Eagle Scout Reception, and provide vital funding for Scouting programs throughout the Sam Houston Area Council. Below are the levels of sponsorship available. Thank you for your support and dedication to the Eagle Scout Rank.

Sponsor the Reception

Silver Palm $10,000 AV & website recognition, ad in program book, advertising opportunities, preferred seating
Facility Sponsor $7,500 AV & website recognition, ad in program book, advertising opportunities, preferred seating
Reception Sponsor $5,000 AV recognition, ad in program book, reserved seating 
Gold Palm $5,000 AV recognition, ad in program book, reserved seating
Eagle Wall Sponsor $4,000 Ad in program book, reserved seating
Medallion Sponsor $3,000 Ad in program book, participation in award ceremony, reserved seating
Bronze Palm $1,000 Program listing, reserved seating
Rising Stars $500 Program listing, reserved seating
Century Club Member $100 Special lapel pin

More Information

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Devin Koehler, CFRE
Senior Development Director of Endowment
Staff Advisor - Eagle Scout Association SHAC
(713) 756-3321

Brian McGuire
Senior Development Director
New Eagle Scout Reception Sponsorships

 (713) 756-3312