Boy Scout Specific

Finding the Right Product for Your Boy Scout Fundraiser

Each year, the Boy Scouts work hard to raise money to help pay for activities, maintain their camps, and otherwise support their local troops. But unlike other nonprofits, the Boy Scouts have the freedom to… Read More

Stand out by Writing an Epic Boy Scout Fundraising Letter [Free Template]

Boy Scouts have been around for over 100 years, which can be a good or bad thing when it comes to your troop’s fundraising. When an organization has existed for that long, it means your… Read More

5 Rules of Scout Fundraisers

This post has been updated since it’s original published date of February 26, 2015. Many Boy Scout troops rely on fundraisers to pay for trips and extra supplies. The fundraisers themselves can offer a learning… Read More

The National Certificate of Merit Awarded to This Scout for Saving a Life

We have been proud to serve Scouts for over 50 years through their fundraising efforts. When we read a headline like this, that pride only grows. We have always admired the solid skills and values… Read More

Creative Valentine’s for Kids – 5 Simple & Affordable Ideas to Try This Year

Working with Boy Scouts, church groups and schools in their fundraisers, we love helping kids partake in memorable experiences. Along with that, we like to save people money throughout the year, as we know how… Read More

New Year’s Resolutions for Scouts (and Their Leaders)

New Year’s is the perfect time for Scouts and troop leaders to take on new goals and start their best year yet. Though New Year’s resolutions get a lot of heat, with a concrete plan… Read More

Boy Scout Halloween Games and Bonding Activities

Halloween comes at the perfect point in the school year. The initial thrill of the start of the school year has worn off and Thanksgiving break is still too far away. Plus if your troop… Read More

How Boy Scout Fundraising Leaders Can Maximize on Incentive-Based Fundraising

There are several tactics you as a leader or parent can use to help maximize your Boy Scout troop’s or individual Scout’s fundraising efforts. But since they’re just kids—meaning it’s unlikely they fully understand the… Read More

Boy Scouts History: The Story & Timeline from Evergreen

Since our beginning, Evergreen has worked with numerous Boy Scout Troops on their fundraising efforts. In fact, over 50 years ago, Joe Ahern sold wreaths door-to-door in order to raise money for his own scouting… Read More

Boy Scout Camping Checklist

You have raised the funds you need for an awesome adventure this summer – congrats! Now, you want to be sure the trip is worth its weight in gold. What you don’t want to do… Read More

Boy Scout Meeting Ideas to Get Your Troop in Gear

Do your scouts ever seem less than excited about your meeting? As a leader you have a lot of logistics to go through – updates on their next fundraiser, for example. Once you get through… Read More

The Four Stages of a Fundraiser

When planning out your fundraiser, you may feel overwhelmed. You’re in charge of many moving pieces and you want to make sure nothing gets neglected. Where should you start? In our Boy Scout Wreath Fundraising… Read More

Helping a Scout Who Isn’t Excited About Fundraising

Fundraising is an important part of any nonprofit’s operations. The money volunteers bring in through charity events and product sales can help support activities throughout the year. However, convincing people to give money is hard… Read More

Why Evergreen Industries?

We know that, when you’re searching for fundraising products, you have some big choices to make. What products should you use, and what company should you buy them from? There are some companies that provide… Read More

The Perks of Scout Fundraising: High Adventure Trips!

Above: A Troop celebrates the completion of their trek at Philmont Scout Ranch. Summer is finally in full swing, and it’s time to put those wreath fundraising dollars to use! There are some pretty amazing… Read More

Boy Scout Fundraising Ideas 2016

Fundraising is an important part of being a Boy Scout. To make all those fun group activities happen, the group has to have enough budget to make it work. Fundraising is a great learning and… Read More

2016 Top Fundraising Trend: Technology

As society as a whole becomes even more dependent upon technology for all kinds of tasks, we know that fundraising will also become more technology-based. Now that the new year is upon us, let’s take… Read More

Using Facebook Ads for Your Wreath Fundraiser

Are you hoping to reach more customers than ever this year with your Christmas wreath fundraiser? Need to raise more for your group? If you’re a Facebook user, you might want to consider running Facebook… Read More

5 Rules of Scout Fundraisers

Many Boy Scout troops rely on fundraisers to pay for trips and extra supplies. The fundraisers themselves can offer a learning opportunity to troop members, giving them the chance to learn responsibility and meet others… Read More

Downloadable “Top Seller” Certificate

Want to hand out certificates of recognition to your group’s top sellers? Or maybe everyone in your group did a spectacular job, and they all deserve a certificate? Here’s one that you can download and… Read More

Boy Scout Halloween Traditions

Many people don’t realize the role the Boy Scouts of America played a fundamental role in Halloween as we know it today. In the early part of the 20th century, Halloween celebrations centered on pranks… Read More

Boy Scouts Earn Merit Badges through Fundraising

For a Boy Scout, merit badges are the quickest way to achieving Eagle Scout status. There are more than 130 different merit badges, covering everything from bugling to stamp collecting, each geared toward helping young… Read More

Evergreen Industries and the Boy Scouts: A Long-Term Partnership

Wreaths have become a valuable fundraising tool for many Boy Scout troops, allowing them to raise money by offering an eye-catching product that is in demand during the holiday season. But many don’t realize Evergreen… Read More

The Path to Boy Scout Wreaths Fundraising Success: An Infographic

Selling boy scout wreaths this year? Follow these tips to make it a success! Ready to begin your fundraiser? Visit our fundraising product catalog.… Read More

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