Wednesday, June 25, 2014 7:49:00 PM
Selling gourmet popcorn is a wonderful opportunity for units to earn funds to support their entire year of Scouting. Online sales begin August 1, 2014. Register your Scout to earn more money by selling popcorn online. Traditional take-order sales run from October 1 to November 24, 2014.
Unit sign-up! Scout registration
• Increase your unit and council income – 70% stays in the local area.
• Pay for your entire Scouting program.
• Scouts learn life lessons by “earning their own way.”
• The prize program motivates Scouts.
• There are loads of incentives: $600 club, $1,800 club and college scholarships.
• For additional revenue, sell online to friends and family out of town.
At the popcorn training, unit leaders will receive, sales materials, training, leader tools and dinner. Seats are limited. Two people per unit can attend. Register for this training at the link above when signing up your unit.
||Foundry United Methodist Church (8350 Jones Road, Houston 77065
||Cockrell Service Center (2225 North Loop West, Houston, 77008)
||Sheraton North Houston Hotel (15700 John F. Kennedy Blvd, Houston 77032)
||Safari Texas Ranch (11627 FM 1464, Richmond, 77407)
||Cullen's Upscale American Grille (11500 Space Center Blvd, Houston, 77059)
|Chocolate Lovers Tin
||Large Caramel Corn with nuts
|Sweet and Savory Collection
||Unbelievable Butter Microwave
|Cheese Lovers Collection
||Butter Lite Microwave
|White Cheddar Popcorn
|Chocolatey Caramel Crunch
||Small Caramel Corn
2014 Scout Prizes
$600 Bonus Club
Sell $600 in popcorn
and receive the ZX Crossbow
$1,800 Club Bonus
Sell $1,800 in popcorn and receive a Hexbug Scarab XL.
Scouts who sell at least $2,500 (online, face-to-face or combination) in any calendar year receive 6% of their total sales invested in their own college scholarship account. That is $0.06 of every dollar they sell! Once Scouts are enrolled, 6% of their sales each year will be added to their account. Scouts only have to hit the $2,500 minimum one time. Online sales count!
The top seller in every district will receive a trophy and the GoPro Hero 3 Silver camera. The top three sellers in the council will receive a trophy and an Amazon gift card:
- First place - $600
- Second place - $400
- Third place - $200