Celebration of Scouting Gala

Thank You to our Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor:

On My Honor Sponsors:

29th Annual Celebration of Scouting Gala

The Great Trail Council, Boy Scouts of America proudly announces our
29th Annual Celebration of Scouting Gala, Thursday, September 24, 2020 .

As the situation surrounding our public health crisis continues to evolve, the Great Trail Council’s highest priority remains the health and safety of our Scouts, volunteers, donors, community partners and staff. This year's annual event will be held Virtually!

While in the comfort of your own surroundings, join with other Scouting supporters to honor:

Frank LaRose, Jr.
Ohio Secretary of State
Eagle Scout - 1997 | Troop 380
and long-time Scouting supporter

Our shared virtual experience will include a three course meal with dessert, auction swag bag, and event program. The live streamed event will feature:

  • 6:30PM - 7:00PM - Live Music

  • 7:00PM - 8:00PM - Live Stream Event Featuring:

    • Presentation Honoring Frank LaRose, Jr.

    • "Support the Scouting Mission" Call to Action

    • Silent and Live Auction Items

  • 8:00PM - 8:30PM - "A Salute to Great Trail Council" with music from Beach Boyz Entertainment

The Celebration of Scouting Gala is made possible only with the support of generous individuals, and local businesses donating valuable products, services, and experiences. Your generosity is vital to the future success of Scouting programs throughout Greater Akron and the Mahoning Valley.

Your support makes a difference. All funds raised from the Celebration of Scouting Gala are used to to support the character building and citizenship programs that the Great Trail Council delivers to over 10,000 local families.

Information that we will need from your Virtual Guests:

  • Guest Name, Cell Phone Number, and E-mail address - for Live Stream and Auction Bidding Access

  • Meal Delivery Contact Person, Address, and Phone Number

  • Meal Selection:

    • Sirloin of Beef & Tuscan Chicken Dual Plate Main Entree

    • Vegetarian Quinoa Pilaf Stuffed Acorn Squash

Guests must be at meal delivery address to accept their virtual event package, including their meals between 11:00AM and 4:00PM on Thursday, September 24, 2020.


Gala Invitation.pdf