About the Occoneechee Council


SCOUTING IN THE OCCONEECHEE COUNCIL

THE OCCONEECHEE COUNCIL, BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA SERVES OVER 15,000 YOUTH AND 6,000 ADULT VOLUNTEERS IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA
  

COUNTIES SERVED:



 

CHATHAM  *  CUMBERLAND  *  DURHAM  *  FRANKLIN
 GRANVILLE  *  HARNETT  *  LEE  *  MOORE ORANGE  *  VANCE  *  WAKE  *  WARREN

ScoutReach Accomplishments

  • Conducted an anti-drug awareness program for at risk youth within the Occoneechee Council.
  • Provided over $15,000 in Camperships to over 150 youth attending Boy Scout Summer Camp and Cub Scout Day Camp.
  • Provided Scouting and Learning for Life program for over 3,000 at risk or low income youth within the Occoneechee Council.
  • Provided over $25,000 for the purchase of uniforms, handbooks and registration fees to low-income youth members.
  • Provided four program aides to work directly with leaders and youth to provide a scouting program in hard to serve areas with the council.