Many hands make light work! Pack 275 is an active pack that is entirely volunteer run. Everyone pitching in is what makes this possible. Please volunteer for at least one thing! No skills or knowledge required. Old members/volunteers teach the new ones.
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Description of Roles
Fall Camp Coordinator -- Setup a signup genius. Reserve campsite for next year. Make sure people have paid.
Webelos Weekend, Lion Roar, Tiger Hunt Coordinator -- Be the pack's point of contact for questions about this weekend.
Scouting for Food -- Annual event run by scout troops. Be the point of contact / coordinator for Pack 275. Planning in October. Event is usually the first two Saturdays in November -- dropoff flyers the first week; collect food the second week. Get the flyers from the organizers, assign routes to scouts, make sure food makes it to the dropoff.
Battleship NJ Coordinator -- This is our "winter" campout this year. Be the point of contact for the Pack. Setup a signup genius. Make sure people have paid.
Thanksgiving Parade -- Be the pack's point of contact. Arrive early on parade day to direct pack members. Sign the pack up for next year's parade.
Festival of Faith -- Share knowledge/food/tradition from a faith (not necessarily your own) with the rest of the pack to get us all in the holiday spirit.
Blue & Gold Committee -- Help plan our Blue & Gold dinner (celebrate scouting), where we will also be bridging our AOLs to scout troops.
Pinewood Derby Builds -- Have a band saw and belt sander? Please help those of us who don't know which end of a hammer to hold. Also coordinate a build at the Riderwood Senior Living Community wood shop.
Pinewood Derby Event -- Setup/teardown the track. Run the race.
Rockets -- Setup a rocket build/safety event to teach scouts how to build model rockets. Coordinate/run the rocket launch event!
Spring Campout Coordinator -- Coordinate the pack for a spring campout. Traditionally, we go to Camp Snyder's Spring Family Campout. Call/email the camp to find out when signups start to make sure we sign up as soon as registration opens as activities fill up.
Summer Event Planner -- If you work with the Navy and can sponsor pack members at Solomon Islands Campground, hooray! If not, any other summer campout/outing works too (Hershey Park, Guppy Gulch, ...).
Happy to lend a hand -- Don't want to plan anything, but just tell me when/where to show up, and I'll lend a hand.
Outing planner/coordinator -- New ideas for pack outings always welcome. Hike a section of the Appalachian trail, go to a Monster Truck rally, go to a Terps game, etc...
Pack Committee -- Lots of roles (committee chair, treasurer, new member coordinator, cubmaster, assistant cubmaster, advancements chair, volunteer coordinator). Anyone/everyone is welcome to join us at our monthly meetings. We usually meet over food and drink on the 2nd Tuesday of the month @ 7PM, and we have a zoom option available for those who can't come in person.