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Inaugural Class of Female Eagle Scout Extension

Details on Extension for Eagle Boards of Review for Those Who Wish to Be in the Inaugural Class of Female Eagle Scouts These are historic times for our Movement. The coronavirus pandemic is having a direct impact in many Scouts’ ability to continue on their trail to Eagle – especially having completed all their requirements prior to [...]

By |2020-05-06T16:59:44-04:00May 5th, 2020|Advancement, Council Wide, Featured, Unit Resources|Comments Off on Inaugural Class of Female Eagle Scout Extension

April Roundtable: Remote Programming Ideas

Hello Headwaters, Below are some of the notes and topics that were discussed at our Virtual District Roundtable at the start of the month.  We had a long conversation about remote programming ideas and what both Troops and Packs can be doing to keep their Scouts engaged and connected. Headwaters District is also here [...]

By |2020-04-22T12:02:44-04:00April 22nd, 2020|Headwaters Roundtable|Comments Off on April Roundtable: Remote Programming Ideas

Play Family Feud with your Patrol

Troop 314 Scoutmaster Paul has collected answers from Scouters around our district. Top 100 answers on the board!   Download the attached excel file to have the categories and answers for your virtual game of Family Feud, Scouting Patrol edition!   Patrol-Feud-Survey-ResultsDownload

By |2020-04-16T17:00:51-04:00April 13th, 2020|Headwaters District, Unit Resources|0 Comments

Requesting Adv. Extensions Due To COVID-19

As of March 20, 2020, the National Council of the BSA released new guidelines for Rank Advancement for all Scouting programs during COVID-19 related social distancing (link: https://www.scouting.org/coronavirus/covid-19-faq/) Mayflower Council's Advancement Committee has been assigned permission to grant extensions for Eagle Scout, Venturing Summit Award, and Sea Scout Quartermaster. Extension Process If a Scout [...]

By |2020-09-30T12:10:06-04:00March 31st, 2020|Advancement, Council Wide, Featured, Unit Resources, Venturing/Exploring Division|Comments Off on Requesting Adv. Extensions Due To COVID-19

Virtual Board of Review Resources

Scouting Magazine has recently posted an article regarding using video conferencing to conduct Board of Reviews. Board of Reviews are an integral part of the Advancement program for Scouts BSA Troops, Venturing Awards, and Sea Scout ranks.  While making considerations for other people's health and safety through social distancing, we encourage all Unit leaders to [...]

By |2020-03-18T16:49:25-04:00March 18th, 2020|Advancement|Comments Off on Virtual Board of Review Resources

Eagle Service Project Fundraising Guidelines

Mayflower Council Eagle Scout Service Project Fundraising GuidelinesThere are many worthy Eagle Scout Service Projects that can be carried out at minimal cost, if any. Fundraising is allowed to the extent required to cover the expected expense but projects whose sole purpose is to raise funds do not qualify as Eagle Leadership Service Projects. All fundraising [...]

By |2020-08-20T16:29:29-04:00March 18th, 2020|Advancement, Camp Squanto|Comments Off on Eagle Service Project Fundraising Guidelines

New Headwaters Eagle Scouts – January 2020

Please join the Headwaters District Advancement team in congratulating the following Scouts on their achievement of the rank of Eagle Scout with the completion of their Board of Review this past month: Steven M. -  Troop 100 Westborough Colin K. - Troop 92 Southborough Justin B. - Troop 2 Milford Andrew Z. - Troop 1 [...]

By |2020-02-12T13:38:33-05:00February 12th, 2020|Headwaters District|Comments Off on New Headwaters Eagle Scouts – January 2020

Questions answered from January Roundtable

Hello Headwaters, A lot of questions were asked at our January Roundtable! Below are the answers to the questions we had. How long can an unregistered youth attend unit events without registering?  Are they covered by BSA insurance? - A Scout may attend a trip, meeting or overnight to see if joining the unit is the [...]

By |2020-02-11T09:10:31-05:00February 11th, 2020|Headwaters Roundtable|Comments Off on Questions answered from January Roundtable

New Headwaters Eagle Scouts – Nov and Dec 2019

Please join the Headwaters District Advancement team in congratulating the following Scouts on their achievement of the rank of Eagle Scout with the completion of their Board of Review in October 2019: Brendan H. - Troop 1 Southborough Ashby N. - Troop 4 Milford Samuel C. - Troop 100 Bellingham Shane M. - Troop 232 [...]

By |2019-12-31T15:19:42-05:00December 31st, 2019|Headwaters District|Comments Off on New Headwaters Eagle Scouts – Nov and Dec 2019

Headwaters District Commissioners & Units

Position Name Units Assigned District Commissioner Paul Callahan Pack 67 Milford Pack 3204 Milford Unit Commissioner Paul Gadd Pack 31 Marlborough Pack 41 Marlborough Pack 42 Marlborough Unit Commissioner Peter Geromini Pack 126 Franklin Troop 126 Franklin Unit Commissioner Clark Hockenbury Troop 2 Milford Troop 4 Milford Troop 219 GT Milford Troop 314 Milford Asst. [...]

By |2020-01-13T10:07:06-05:00December 23rd, 2019|Headwaters Commissioners|Comments Off on Headwaters District Commissioners & Units