Great Trail Council

Support Scouting

Friends of Scouting

Friends of Scouting is the Great Trail Council's annual giving campaign. To support the programs that make the Great Trail Council the premier youth serving organization in Greater Akron and the Mahoning Valley, we need assistance from donors like you! To make a donation over the phone, please contact our local Scout Service Center at (330) 773-0415. To make a donation online, please click here to complete our giving form.

Council Endowment Fund

Donating to the Council Endowment Fund allows you to make a gift that will serve the Great Trail Council forever. This fund's earnings are used to support the future operations of the Council and the donated amount is kept intact. Please call our local Scout Service Center at (330) 773-0415 for more information.

Other Ways to Give

Amazon Smile

Donate to Scouting by shopping on, just go to and list the Great Trail Council as your preferred Charity.

Ohio Plates

When an Ohio Boy Scouts of America License Plate is purchased, $15 is donated to the Great Trail Council.

Donate A Car

One Car, One Difference will get rid of that unused vehicle that you may have. What a great way to make a donation to Scouting!