PACK 72 Is 100% Volunteer Run. Plan to take an active role in our Pack.

How You Can Help!

We would love your participation

Scouting operates through volunteer leadership; Volunteer unit leaders are an example of Scouting’s principle of service to others. Naturally, parents are a primary source of leaders in the Scouting program. You volunteer not only to serve Scouting, but also to serve your son and his friends, and to have the chance to be a positive influence on the youth in your community.

What do you Receive In Return?

Being a leader is fun, challenging, and rewarding. Leaders find the experiences help them to become a better parent. The following are some of the dividends that will enrich your life as you dedicate your time, talent, and enthusiasm to Scouting.

  • Fun and fellowship with other families, sharing your pride in the boy’s accomplishments.

  • The privilege of helping to enrich and strengthen families.

  • A chance to help boys learn good citizenship and help shape them into

  • men who have strength of charter and are sensitive to the needs of others.

  • The opportunity to help make a difference in the lives of boys as they

  • grow strong in mind and body.

  • A code to live by which will set a worthwhile example for both boys and adults.

  • The satisfaction of being a member of a worldwide movement, and pride in

  • being publicly identified, as a part of this organization—wearing the Scouting

  • uniform is a visible means of showing you believe in stand up for the ideas

  • and objective of the Boy Scouts of America.

Pack Volunteer Leadership

You make the difference.

Each year positions become available for volunteer leaders in our pack. We encourage you to think about what skills and interest you have, and then to be an active part or our pack!

Den Leader(s) leads the den at weekly den and monthly pack meetings. Attends the monthly pack leaders’ meeting.

Cubmaster helps plan and carry out the pack program with the help of the pack committee.

Asst. Cubmaster helps cubmaster plan and carry out the pack program with the help of the pack committee.

Pack Committee members perform a variety of administrative functions for the pack. Attend meetings and help plan activities, policies of pack.

Committee Chair presides at all pack committee meetings. Helps recruit adult leaders and committee members.

Treasurer keeps all records for the pack, including pack bank account, financial records. Attends monthly pack meeting and monthly pack leaders’ meeting.

Secretary maintains advancement records for the pack. Orders and obtains all badges and awards for boys. Attends monthly pack meeting and monthly pack leaders’ meeting.

Meeting Coordinator plans and coordinates all the monthly pack meetings.

Activities Coordinator plans and coordinates volunteers for all the special pack activities such as campouts, banquets, derbies, etc.

Communications Coordinator collects and distributes information regarding the pack and its activities.

Popcorn Colonel manages our yearly fundraiser which is selling popcorn products from Trails End.

Historian keeps history of pack though photos, scrapbooks, plaques etc.

Parent Helpers assist with many short term projects. Parents are needed for activities such as pack fund-raisers (popcorn sale, etc.), Space Race, Pinewood Derby, Blue and Gold Banquet, pack campouts, etc. These jobs are of short duration and still enable all families to assist with pack responsibilities.