Scouting

CONTACTS-
Director : Liz Cotrupi liz@neworcester.org 508-929-4360
Girl Scouts: Amy Donahue grant22@msn.com 
Linda Brink stanthonyreled@charter.net
Boy Scouts: Deacon Bill White wwhite148@gmail.com
508-929-4330
 
 

For more information on Boy Scout Religious Emblem program check out  http://www.nccs-bsa.org 

 

For more information on the Girl Scout Religious Recognition program check out http://www.nccgscf.org/programs/index.htm  

 

Scouting and Religious Medal Award Mass with Bishop McManus is Saturday, May 3rd at St. Paul’s Cathedral in Worcester, 4pm.  

The Diocese of Worcester Catholic Committee on Scouting is requesting nominations for adult Catholic scouting awards.  Anyone may nominate any Catholic adult (does not need to be a registered leader) who the nominator believes has contributed to the spiritual development of Catholic youths through scouting.  Two awards are available for nomination:

 

 

Nominations must be received by Friday March 7.  Forms/nominations can be sent via email to:  jamie_pitney@charter.net orwwhite@worcester.edu.  Or can be sent via mail to:  Diocese of Worcester, Attn:  Deacon Bill White – Scout Ministry, 49 Elm Street, Worcester, MA  01609.

 

Award recipients will be notified ahead of time as to date and location of the awards ceremony.

 

For Catholic adults in NVC towns that are part of the Archdiocese of Boston (Massasoit District only), forms can be found at:  http://www.bostoncatholicscouting.org/bsa-adultemblems.php and must be submitted to the archdiocese by 3/15.

 

 


 

Notification to all Catholic scouters in the Worcester Diocese:

 

Any scout that would like to start or is actively working on their Catholic religious emblem award needs to submit their completed workbook forms by April 1 to the Diocese of Worcester.  Checks for $15 should be included with the form (paid for by either the scout’s home parish or scout’s unit) made out to the Diocese of Worcester.  Completed forms and checks should be mailed to:  Diocese of Worcester, Attn:  Deacon Bill White – Scout Ministry, 49 Elm Street, Worcester, MA  01609.  Scouts will be presented their award by Bishop McManus on Saturday 5/3 at the 4pm mass at the Cathedral of Saint Paul in Worcester.