Category Archives: IMPORTANT

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Cancellations

To all concerned, In light of the guidance received by the Greater Alabama Council late last week, the Whitney M. Young, Jr. Awards Banquet is postponed for this Friday, 20 March…

COVID19 – Update March 16

COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus UpdateGreater Alabama Council Updated March 16, 2020 Here are the latest updates concerning the COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus disease and its impact on our Scouting operations here in…

COVID19 Update – District and Council Events Cancelled until Apr. 6

COVID-19 Update (March 13, 2020)Greater Alabama Council  As a leadership organization, we want to do our best to assist with any potential spread of Coronavirus and keep our Scouting family…

COVID-19

The health and safety of our Scouting family are of the highest importance to us. As you are aware, there is growing concern regarding COVID-19 which is caused by a…

Recharter Training (makeup)

Reminder that if you did not attend last month’s Recharter Training, you need to be there this Thursday, 7 November, at First UMC downtown at corner of Clinton Ave and…

Guidance on the BSA National Background Check Update

To: Greater Alabama Council Registered Volunteers  Thank you for your leadership and service to youth in Scouting. Without leaders like you, Scouting would not be the incredible and safe program…

Recharter – Physical Signatures Required

IMMEDIATE ACTION REQUIRED The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) is committed first and foremost to keeping youth safe. Part of that commitment includes continually updating our youth protection policies to…

Recharters Due Dec. 14

Having a current unit charter is how Your Scouts advance Your insurance covers your activities Your Unit EXISTS, officially. Please get your charter updated.  Your district executive and your commissioners…

Recharter Training – last chance to do it the easy way

Training to help you accomplish your re-chartering this year successfully will be held at 6:00pm right before Round Table at 7:00pm on November 1, 2018 at the First United Methodist…

Youth Protection Training – if you haven’t – you need to

Survey said that there are a lot of Scouters in Talakto District who have not yet completed their Youth Protection Training. If you don’t get trained, you won’t be re-registered….

Youth Protection Training – get it done!

Everyone must have completed Youth Protection online by OCTOBER 1, 2018

Unit Recharter Training – before RT

Unit rechartering training will be held at 6:00pm, right before the October 4th and November 1st Round Table meetings.  Remember that the Round Tables are held at 7:00pm at the…