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Service Projects

This page lists some service projects coming up in our community.  If you are looking for service hours, check for any upcoming opportunities.  Consider bringing your patrol, troop, crew or pack along to help!

Rise Up Against Hunger – January 19, 2019

Help Rise up Against Hunger seeks to end hunger by the year 2030.  Help us by packing meals for those in need across the globe.  Over the course of 2 hours, we plan to pack a total of 10,152 meal packets and prepare them for shipping.  Think it can’t be done?  With your help it can!

When:   Saturday, January 19, 2019, 10:00AM – 12:00PM
Where:  Community of Faith United Methodist Church
13224 Franklin Farm Rd, Herndon, VA 20171

Rise Up Against Hunger Again! – January 20, 2019

Keep rising up against hunger on January 20th at the Vale United Methodist Church in Oakton.  Proceeds from the Church’s Christmas Tree sale, with the assistance of Troop 1983 covers the food cost.  All you have to do is show-up to help pack it!

Sign Up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0e45afa7292-vale27

When:   Saturday, January 20, 2019, 3 morning/afternoon shifts
Where:  Vale United Methodist Church
11528 Vale Road, Oakton, VA

More Service Opportunities

There is no shortage of opportunities to give back to others in our community, and earn service hours toward rank advancement.  Are you interested in helping out?  Follow the links below, shared by the Scouts and Scouters of Powhatan District to learn more.

Fairfax Co Park Authority Invasive Management Area (IMA)
Invasive Plant Removal

IMA calendar http://parktakes.fairfaxcounty.gov/rmdwebcal/?CalendarID=5 and website https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/invasive-management-area

Potomac Conservancy
Trash Pick-Up

Upcoming events https://potomac.org/events/
and website https://potomac.org/

Friends of Accotink Creek
Trash Pick-Up

Their calendar http://www.accotink.org/cgi-bin/cal.pl
and website http://www.accotink.org/

Alice Ferguson Foundation

Volunteer opportunities page: http://fergusonfoundation.org/volunteer/

Clean Fairfax

Opportunities on their “Community events map” http://www.cleanfairfax.org/