CCCM Troop 316
Why Troop 316?
As part of the Scouting Ministry at Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa, Troop 316 has been committed to encouraging and developing young people since 1982.
The Scouting Ministry of Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa is established for the purpose of being a ministry to young people and families of Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa. The Scouting Ministry proclaims the supremacy of God and the Lordship of Jesus Christ as a fundamental belief and foundation. The purpose of this Scouting Ministry is to help the youth develop into Christian leaders. The Scouting Ministry has elected to use the scouting program of the Boy Scouts of America as the primary vehicle to achieve this purpose
Where and when do we meet?
Troop 316 meets at Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa in the Junior High building's Quad (J202-J203) every Tuesday evening at 7:00 PM.
How much does it cost?
The annual membership fee for the Troop is $75 for new and returning members.
Troop dues cover:
- National membership into the Boy Scouts of America and supplemental insurance
- Advancement insignia (rank patches, merit badges, etc)
- Troop Activity Uniform t-shirt (for new members only)
Other costs that the family will be responsible for:
- Official uniform ~$120
- Scout Handbook $18
- Camping fees ~$15
Troop 316 participates in two fundraisers each year. These fundraising efforts help build a Scout’s confidence in public speaking and dealing with adults.
Fundraising also allows the Troop to continue to provide a free camping experience for the Scout.