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The 2018 Eagle Scout Banquet

Honoring the 2017 Eagle Scout Class
of the Great Southwest Council

along with

Keynote Speaker
Harrison Schmitt
former astronaut, U.S. Senator, and college professor


 Our Distinguished Citizen & Outstanding Eagle Scout
Chris Dunkeson
Area Vice President of Comcast Cable


Harrison Schmitt and Chris Dunkeson


Friday, February 23, 2018  

11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Uptown Marriott  

Free to all Eagle Scouts | Parents $35 | Sponsors $200 | Tables $1000

Come celebrate their great achievement!



2018 Friends of Scouting

Donate Now

Please take a moment to support the Great Southwest Council through our annual giving campaign. All donations stay locally to support Scouting in the Great Southwest Council!

Other Announcements!


Wood Badge Association Business Meeting with Dinner & Auction

February 24, 6:00pm

Click HERE to register and for more information.

Den Chief Training February 24, 2018

Click HERE to register. Click HERE for more information


District Committee Workshop, Commissioner Training & Chartered Organization Rep Training

February 24, 2018

District Committee Workshop: Click HERE to register. Click HERE for more information

Commissioner Training: Click HERE to register. Click HERE for more information

Charter Organization Rep Training: Click HERE to register. Click HERE for more information

Partnership for Scouting

Check HERE for the 2017 results (updated February 2018).

Thank you to our Packs, Troops, Crews, and Wards that qualified in 2017 as Partnership Units.

Gorham Scout Ranch
Summer Camp

All-terrain Vehicle Program for Older Scouts Coming to Gorham this Summer! Click HERE for more information

Registration is Now Open for 2018!
Click here for more info!

The Order of the Arrow Lodge 66 provides camperships for Boy Scouts wanting to attend Summer Camp at Gorham in 2018. Click HERE for instructions and click HERE for the campership application. Applications must be submitted by April 3, 2018.


Summer Camp Staff Needed - Apply Today
Gorham Scout Ranch provides the best summer camp program in the Southwest. The reason the camp's program is so great is because Gorham has an amazing, talented camp staff. We want you to become a member of our team for the 2018 season. Click HERE for the application.


University of Scouting - March 24, 2018

Click HERE for more information



*** The Nov. 4 Pow Wow has been postponed until Spring ***



Wood Badge 2018
September 7-9 & 21-23
at Gorham Scout Ranch

Click HERE for more information and to register






Please Support Businesses in our Community that Support Scouting!

BSA Gift Plan

Please visit

Just Serve

Just Serve connects volunteers with opportunities to care for others and improve our community. is provided as a service by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.





Cub Scout Day Camp 2018
The 2018 Cub Scout Day Camp schedule and registration information is available HERE.





Gorham Scout Ranch Video

Tufts Study Video

Brownsea Video