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
Heritage Girls - Alessandro Soares dasoares8@charter.net
 

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  

 

For more information on American Heritage Girls check out https://www.ahgonline.org

 

We will be offering the first in series of workshops

on Women in Scripture at the dates and location below.

This first workshop will explore the lives of Ruth and Naomi.

 

July 20 1:30-3PM - Saint Anthony's - Dudley - To register - contact Linda Brink at  stanthonyreled@charter.net

August 22 6:30-8PM - Sacred Heart Milford -

To register  -contact

Amy Donahue at ccdoffice@sacredheartmilford.org  

 

All interested youth (boys and girls, scouts and

non scouts) in grades 1-12 are invited to learn more about

these role models of Faith.

Cost is $4 to cover the cost of materials and the patch.

 

The program is part of the Women in Scripture Catholic

faith patch program, offered by the

National Catholic Committeefor Girl Scout Scouts USA

and Camp Fire USA. These programs are designed

to foster Catholic identity and encourage youth to

learn more about their faith, serve their

community, and to grow in holiness.

 

Bring a canned good as part of the program! 

 

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.