2016 Adult Awards Dinner
Sat. May 14, 2016 @ St. Joseph's Ctr, Auburn
Congratulations to our Award Winners!
St. George Award: James Gorman (MC)
Bronze Pelican: Fr. Jim Mazzone (MC), Vincent Matulaitis (MC), Michael Mahan (MC), Tim Josti (MC), Kelly Stickney (MC),
Peter Moroney (MC), Dick Sioui (NVC)
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton: Tina Carey (GSA)
Jerusalem Cross: Jamie Pitney (CCS Chairperson)
The Saint George Trek is The National Catholic Committee on Scouting’s® high adventure Catholic leadership program for older Catholic Boy Scouts and Venture Crew members at Philmont Scout Ranch. The program brings Catholic high school youth from around the country together with selected priests, religious and seminarians for eleven days of backpacking in the context of a vocation retreat. If you will be 15 on or before 7/1/17 and no older than 18 you can apply by clicking on the emblem above. 2 candidates can attend from each diocese. The trek cost is covered but the scout is responsible for travel.
Scouting Awards for scouts and their leaders:
Any scout actively working on their Catholic religious emblem award
needs to submit their completed workbook forms 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 RC Bishop of Worcester. Completed forms and checks should be
mailed to: Diocese of Worcester, Attn: Deacon Bill White
Catholic Scouting 49 Elm Street Worcester, MA 01609.
61 Scouts were presented their awards by Bishop McManus on Saturday,
4/30/16 at the 4pm Mass. Congratulations!
2016 ADULT AWARDS...Please nominate an adult who stands out in service/dedication to Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, or American Heritage Girls by 3/1/16. Click on the award below and then send the completed form to the address above. Bronze Pelican & St. George Awards for B.S. and St. Elizabeth Anne Seton/St. Anne for G.S./AHG.
* 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 see http://www.nccgscf.org/programs/index.htm
*For an easy to read brochure of the different religious awards offered through Girl Scouts, click on this link http://www.nccgscf.org/programs/NCCGSCFTrifoldBrochure.pdf
* Information on American Heritage Girls go to https://www.ahgonline.org
*John Atlas, Quinsigamond District Awards Program Coordinator-for those interested in Ad Altare Dei and Pope Pius XII medal programs in the Central Mass/Mohegan Council area email John at email@example.com
To read the February 2016 issue of "The Bridge", a newsletter by the Nat'l Catholic Committee on Scouting click on the image above.
An Interview with Chairman, Ed Martin of the
National Catholic Committee for Scouting