Boy Scouts of America, Inc., Erie Shores Council is a BBB Accredited Charity.
This report evaluates only Erie Shores Council of the Boy Scouts of America. A separate report for the national office of the Boy Scouts of America is available from the Wise Giving Alliance online at www.give.org or by calling (513) 421-3015.
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Boy Scouts of America, Toledo Area Council #460
The Erie Shores Council, Boy Scouts of America works to develop the youth of Northwest Ohio into becoming life-long contributing citizens with strong character, compassion, leadership and with service to others.
It is the mission of the Boy Scouts of America to serve others by helping to instill values in young people and in other ways prepare them to make ethical choices over their lifetime in achieving their full potential
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The Erie Shores Council provides Scouting programs to the youth of Northwest Ohio in Lucas, Ottawa, Sandusky, Wood and eastern Fulton Counties. Programs are operated by age levels incorporating outdoor activities.
Tiger Cubs & Cub Scouts - For boys ages 6-10, emphasizing involvement between boys and their parents, leaders, and friends.
Boy Scouts - For boys ages 11-17, designed to build desirable qualities of character such as self-reliance, initiative, courage and resourcefulness.
Exploring - Designed for young men and women of high school age to assist in meeting the needs, desires and concerns of the next generation of citizens.
Additional programming includes: Resident Camp, Day Camp, Child Protection, Drug Education and Latch-Key.
We provide a variety and balance within the program, attention to the individual child, age-specific programs, caring adult leaders, parents and families welcome, and an outstanding outdoor program.
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Fundraising methonds include direct mail appeals/fundraising letters, invitations to special events, print advertisements (newspapers, magazines, etc.), popcorn sales, grant proposals and legacy giving.
Fund raising methods include: Direct Mail Appeals, Telephone Appeals, Invitations to Fund Raising Events, Grant Proposals, Internet, Door to Door Appeals, Planned Giving Arrangements, Membership Appeals, Y, and United Way of Greater Toledo Support.
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