Farewell Good Friend

It is with mixed emotions that we announce the retirement of Rick Poirier, Director of Support Services.  Rick has been an integral part of the Mayflower Council and the Boy Scouts of America for 38 years. He is an Eagle Scout, NESA Outstanding Eagle Scout, Vigil Honor member of the Order of the Arrow [...]

By |2020-11-12T22:43:40-05:00November 5th, 2020|Council Wide, Featured, Newsletter|0 Comments

Outstanding Eagle Scout Award

The National Eagle Scout Association (NESA) Outstanding Eagle Scout Award (NOESA) was established during the BSA’s 100th Anniversary in 2010 with the first recipient to receive the award a year later. The award was created to recognize notable Eagle Scouts who had either performed distinguished service at the local, state, or regional level or [...]

By |2020-11-20T11:05:05-05:00October 27th, 2020|NESA, Newsletter|0 Comments

Youth Protection Training Guide

Tips For Taking Youth Protection Training Online! Learning Plan Total time: 72 minutes Description The safety and well-being of our youth is of paramount importance to our organization, and integral to everything we do. We must continue our commitment to providing a safe and secure environment at all times for all our youth members. [...]

By |2020-11-11T14:47:59-05:00October 27th, 2020|Council Wide, Newsletter, Training|0 Comments

2021 Silver Beaver Award Nominations

In Scouting, we say "it's about the youth" and none of our adults are involved for the recognition, but every now and then we need to say thanks especially to those volunteers whose leadership and example has left a lasting positive impact on the program and the broader community. One way we do that [...]

By |2020-11-11T14:48:24-05:00October 27th, 2020|Council Wide, Featured, Newsletter|Comments Off on 2021 Silver Beaver Award Nominations

Mayflower Council Moves to New Headquarters

Mayflower Council, Inc, Boy Scouts of America, announced that they have acquired an office building in Milford, MA to serve as their new Service Center headquarters. The building, located at 83 Cedar Street, Milford, will provide 8,100 sq. ft. of office and meeting space for the Council’s 17 professional and support staff. [...]

By |2020-11-11T14:48:51-05:00September 25th, 2020|Council Wide, Featured, Newsletter|0 Comments

Guidance Regarding COVID-19 for Scouting Events

The Mayflower Council is excited to provide to our units the Reopening Scouting information and documentation needed for any Mayflower Council unit to re-engage in unit meetings, activities, outings and/or service. There are some new required procedures before re-engagement can occur. Below is a 4 guidebooks for all units and registered members/families to [...]

By |2020-11-11T16:22:35-05:00March 12th, 2020|Council Wide, Featured, Newsletter|1 Comment