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Scouting For Food 2019

Drive Week Saturday, March 9– Saturday, March 16

The month of March is Scouting for Food month for the Miami Valley Council. To welcome in the second century of the Miami Valley Council, ALL Packs, Troops and Crews are invited to participate in this council-wide Good Turn for America with the goal of collecting 101,000 pounds of food to celebrate 101 years!

                                  Tips and Timeline for Participation in Scouting for Food 101!

Ways You Can Collect Food:

There are many ways to collect food. The Miami Valley Council will provide all the door hangers and boxes you need to

make your food drive a success. Just commit to participate online!

√ Go door-to-door by dropping off a door hanger one weekend and returning the next weekend to collect the food

items on the doorstep.

√ Send home a letter at your Church. Make an announcement one weekend and then collect the bags filled with

canned goods the next weekend.

√ Set up a collection box at your school, service club, church, or chartered organization. Keep it up the entire month of


√ Set up collection boxes at area businesses. Keep them up the entire month of March.

For more information on Scouting For Food, please click here - SFF 2019 Flyer.pdf.

To sign up to participate by your pack, troop, or crew, please click here.

To report food picked up by your pack, troop, or crew, please click here.

For the Scouting For Food press release, click here.



To sign up your business for Scouting For Food, click here.

Step 1: Commit to participating by filling out the information below

Step 2: Send an email to your workplace to notify your employees and colleagues about that food drive. Click HERE for the letter template that you can customize.

Step 3: Boxes will be delivered in early March for the drive week of March 9-16. Your company can participate during drive week or anytime throughout the month of March. Boxes will be collected from your place of business the first week of April.

For the Workplace Letter, click here.

For the Business Newsletter, click here.


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For questions, please contact:

Lilly Pinhas
District Executive





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