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Give the Gift of Scouting This #GivingTuesday


Give the Gift of Scouting this Holiday Season

cub scoutsInvesting in Scouting in the Heart of Virginia Council creates opportunities for youth to gain memorable experiences and be instilled with values, principles, and skills that will help them develop into future leaders. By contributing to Scouting, you prepare young people for life and have a profound impact on your community.

Your financial support is used to provide quality educational and outdoor programming, offer scholarships, supply program materials and resources for youth activities, volunteer training, camp and service center maintenance, and more.

This #GivingTuesday support the Scouting programs that make a difference in a young person’s life by giving the gift of Scouting on November 28, 2017!

Support Scouting on Giving Tuesday, November 28th

Step 1. Visit the “Support Scouting” page on our Council Web Page

Visit our council webpage or click here to make a donation to Scouting in central Virginia. You’ll see different ways to give and learn more about how your gifts help.

Step 2. Make Your Tax-Deductible Gift to Scouting

You can choose a gift amount you’re comfortable with, and even make the contribution in honor of or in memory of a loved one. You can choose a one-time gift or recurring one.

Step 3. Make Your Gift go Further

Thank you for your gift! You’ve made an important difference in the life of a young person. But don’t keep it to yourself. Share this opportunity to give the gift of Scouting with friends, family, and social media.

Post a picture of yourself on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook with the hashtag #GivingTuesday. Every bit counts, help the Heart of Virginia Council serve more youth in central Virginia with a quality Scouting program.

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Share Your Story and Win $10,000 for Local Scouting!

What inspires you to give back? Did you, or someone you know, give time, donate money or goods, or have a meaningful impact? Share your giving story for a chance to win!

1. Submit your story with an image or a video story.
2. Share & invite your friends, family, coworkers & social network to vote.
3. Recruit 3 other people to submit their story.

One story submission will be selected daily in November to win a Giving Tuesday t-shirt. Qualified stories will be highlighted on Giving Tuesday social media channels. Winning video & essay stories will be selected and monetary prizes will be awarded to select non-profit organizations. Learn more at

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