Special Events

Special Events to Showcase Scouting

The Heart of America Council conducts several special events each year providing a fun way to support Scouting and great exposure for our sponsors!


The George Meany Awards Dinner recognizes those Scouters and organizations from the AFL-CIO labor community. This year's dinner was held held on August 22, 2019 at the Argosy Casino Ballroom at 6:00 p.m. Each year there are two George Meany Awards given to volunteer Scouters who have made a significant contribution to the youth in our community through the Scouting program.

 For additional information contact Bob Hamlin, Senior Development Director, at (816) 569-4921


The 2020 Boy Scout Golf Classic will be held Thursday August 13, 2020 at Creekmoor Golf Club. Proceeds raised will benefit local Scouting programs. The event includes an afternoon of golf followed by an awards dinner.

For sponsorship inquiries or to register for the tournament, contact Bob Hamlin, Senior Development Director, at (816) 569-4921.


The 2020 Sporting Clays Tournament will be held on Saturday, October 3rd at Powder Creek Shooting Park, 8601 Monticell Road, Lenexa, KS.  The event will include an afternoon shoot, dinner, auction and games!

For additional information contact Bob Hamlin, Senior Development Director, at (816) 569-4921.