An update on Scouting Registration Fees

As a valued member of our Connecticut Yankee Council Scouting family, we know we owe it to you to be transparent and communicate information we receive promptly. Late yesterday afternoon, the National Council informed us that registration fees for the Scouting program will increase effective January 1, 2020. This change is primarily due to increasing…

FOS Honor Roll for Q1 2019

Thank you is extended to the following units who have surpassed their year-over-year goals in this year’s Friends of Scouting contributions as of April 30, 2019.   Units that Exceeded their 2018 FOS Contributions as of 4.30.19 Pomperaug District Crew 68, Trumbull Crew 163, Monroe Pack 74, Stratford Pack 95, Fairfield Pack 164, Trumbull Pack…

Find Adventure in Scotland in 2020

Attention Scouts, Venturers and Explorers who will be 14-17 years old next summer! The Connecticut Yankee Council is now accepting applications for those interested in being considered to attend the 2020 Blair Atholl Jamborette in Scotland. The youth application is at //docs.google.com/forms/d/1kf274kSgQQJeTD6CcpaI4_5RWid68dxDWtl0TPCKWx4/viewform?edit_requested=true A unit leader endorsement is also required – //docs.google.com/forms/d/1B5K2tGBEgoHkgja2OXafRP0v9RLJVAEDyxQTTqV4n8I/viewform?edit_requested=true Both the youth application and unit…

Join Our Team!

Time is precious, yet almost every adult citizen of the United States gives some time to volunteer service. No other country in the world depends so heavily upon volunteer effort, and in no other country have citizens accepted so universally the idea that volunteer service is a requirement of good citizenship. Since most Americans accept…

A Special Financial Update

Dear Scouting Family, Scouting is an integral part of our communities and as a local, independent council, the Connecticut Yankee Council is committed to delivering Scouting’s mission to you and the 37 Connecticut communities we serve. We are thankful for your continued support that allows us to deliver Scouting’s mission. As key stakeholders, we want…

2019 Merit Badge College

There’s 135 merit badges in Scouting on trades, crafts, life skills, career paths, activities and more. As Scouts look for merit badges that interest them, Connecticut Yankee Council is proud to offer a fantastic program called Merit Badge College for any registered Scout in Scouts BSA. Merit Badge College is an opportunity for Scouts to…