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History/Background

Who We Are, Where We've Been

The HARFORD District
Terry Koontz, District Executive: 410-338-1700, ext. n/a

The Harford District of the Baltimore Area Council, Boy Scouts of America, serves all of Harford County. Harford is rich in Scouting tradition and provides the youth of our community with an opportunity to challenge them both intellectually and physically. We are also the home of Broad Creek Memorial Scout Reservation.
For more information e-mail: harford@baltimorebsa.org

SCOUTING UNITS IN HARFORD DISTRICT (updated 12/03/99)

Type Unit: Age Served: #Units Membership
Tiger Cubs 1st Grade
Cub Scouts/Webelos Grades 2-5 44 2628
Boy Scouts/Varsity Grades 6-12 39 1090
Venturing Grades 9-12 7 471

TOTALS 90 3765


ADULT LEADERSHIP

Trained adult volunteers serving as unit leaders, committee members, commissioners, district committee members, and merit badge counselors number, conservatively, 2,000 adults.

EAGLE SCOUTS

The Harford District proudly presented the Eagle Scout Badge, Scouting's highest honor to 50 boys in 1999. The Eagle Scout projects done by each candidate have benefited churches, schools, county parks, senior centers, communities, and centers for disabled persons.

OUTDOOR CAMPING

Over 475 Boy Scouts attended a week-long summer camp in 1999.
Over 200 Cub Scouts and Webelos took part in Cub Scout Day Camp in 1999.
4 adult Scouters in the district were awarded the District Award of Merit in 1998.

SPECIAL EVENTS SPONSORED BY THE HARFORD DISTRICT

Scouter Fast Start Training Scoutmastership Fundamentals
Cub Scout Leader Basic Training Webelos Leader Outdoor Training
Scouting for Food Campaign Den Chief Training
District Recognition Dinner Good Scout Award Event
Spring Camporee Fall Camporee
Cub Scout Day Camp Icicle

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