Banquet Chairman John Mahaffey invites you to reserve the date for
A fun-filled festive food & fellowship gathering to recognize our outstanding volunteer leaders for their dedication and service to the
THURSDAY, MARCH 5, 2020
Reception 5:30 pm
Dinner: 6:15 pm
Jubilee Hall of Myers Park United Methodist Church
1501 Queens Road, Charlotte, NC 28207
Nelson R. Block
Author and Distinguished Eagle Scout
One of the world’s best-known students of Scout History and author of more than twenty-five Scouting books
Join us for food fun and fellowship while recognizing our outstanding leaders in Mecklenburg County Council along with the presentation of the SILVER BEAVER AWARDS.
Online Registration Only
The cost is $22 if paid by February 14th ($30 after February 14th).
No Registration After February 26th.
The Earle J. Gluck Award
The Earle J. Gluck Award is sponsored by the Charlotte Kiwanis Club annually, in memory of an outstanding Kiwanian and Scout trainer, to recognize exceptional service in adult leader training within Mecklenburg County Council. The Council’s Training Committee nominates up to seven recipients per year.
Journey to Excellence Award
“Scouting’s Journey to Excellence” is the BSA’s council performance recognition program designed to encourage and reward success and measure the performance of our units and districts. It is meant to encourage excellence in providing a quality program at all levels of the BSA. Criteria includes: financial needs, grow district membership, increase performance in three mainstays of Scouting: camping, advancement, and community service effort. To annually visit head of chartered organizations of Scouting, regular unit visits and development of district leadership and governance.
The Distinguished Commissioner Service Award
The Distinguished Commissioner Service Award is the highest recognition that can be given to a commissioner who has consistently engaged in distinguished and exceptional commissioner service resulting in significant, positive impact to youth, units, and a district and/or council.
Order of the Arrow Founder’s Award
The Founders Award recognizes Arrowmen who have given outstanding service to their lodge. The award is reserved for an Arrowman who demonstrates that he or she personifies the spirit of selfless service as advocated by founder E. Urner Goodman and cofounder Carroll A. Edison.
The William H. Spurgeon III Award
The William H. Spurgeon III Award is the highest recognition for individuals and organizations contributing significant leadership to the Exploring program. The award is designed for council use to recognize individuals or organizations contributing significant leadership to the Exploring program. The award is also presented regionally and nationally.
The Whitney M. Young Service Award
The purpose of the Whitney M. Young, Jr. Service Award is to recognize outstanding services by an adult individual and/or organization by demonstrated involvement in Mr. Young’s dream of justice and equality for all in the development and implementation of Scouting opportunities for low-income, urban and rural youth by the Boy Scouts of America.
The ¡Scouting...Vale la Pena! Service Award
The ¡Scouting...Vale la Pena! Service Award recognizes outstanding service by an adult or an organization for demonstrated involvement in the development and implementation of Scouting opportunities for Hispanic/Latino youth.
The Boy Scouts of America is deeply indebted to the thousands of volunteers who give so unselfishly of their time, talent and resources, that Scouting ideals may be a part of our youth. These recognitions, while presented in limited number, are intended to more broadly recognize the achievements of all volunteers.