Pelathe District Friends of Scouting



As of February 25th we have raised $11,215 of our overall goal of $25,000 which is 45% of our goal for this year. 

We are off to a great start.



Community Chair FOS

Jamie Engnehl


Types of Campaigns

Community Campaign- This campaign looks for business in our communities that would like to invest in Scouting and hosts Special Events throughout the District where proceeds benefit our District's Friends of Scouting goal. In 2021 we have already raised $5,365 of $18,000. Know a business in the Pelathe District that could help? Contact us here!

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James E West Fellowship

The James E. West Fellowship Award is a national recognition for those who contribute $1,000 or more in cash or securities to their local council endowment trust fund. This contribution is in addition to, and should not diminish or replace, the donor's gift to the council's annual Friends of Scouting campaign. The award is named after the first Chief Scout Executive of the Boy Scouts of America who exemplified Ralph Waldo Emerson's observation that "an institution is the lengthened shadow of one man". Recognition items include a personalized certificate, square knot, lapel pin and their name on a plaque for display in the Starr Scout Service Center.

For more information on becoming a James E West Fellow through the Iron Horse District, please contact Frank Wright IV.