Michael Shapiro Receives the Chai Silver Award

We have the privilege to announce Michael Shapiro has been selected to receive the Chai Award of the National Jewish Committee on Scouting. While the Shofar Award is for those that have done tremendous work on behalf of their local council without expectation of reward, the Chai award is bestowed to  those scouters that well … More Michael Shapiro Receives the Chai Silver Award

Diana Kullman Receives the Silver St. George Award

Diana Kullman currently serves as the Region 15 Chairwoman.  In that position she has spearheaded identifying contacts with Eastern Catholic chaplains and chairmen and identifying Eastern Catholics serving on Latin-Rite Catholic committees on Scouting. A long-time member of the Denver diocesan Catholic committee on Scouting, Diana has organized and participated in Boy Scout retreats, Ten … More Diana Kullman Receives the Silver St. George Award

Michael Ankner’s Eagle Leadership Service Project at Denver Indian Center, Inc.

      Michael Ankner, a member of Boy Scout Troop 199 in Denver, Colorado with over 35 business partners throughout the metro area, and over 1,000 volunteer hours enriched a cultural staple, the Denver Indian Center, Inc.(DICI), planted firmly since the 1980’s along the Morrison Road corridor in the diverse, changing Westwood community. Sixteen … More Michael Ankner’s Eagle Leadership Service Project at Denver Indian Center, Inc.

Key to Selling Popcorn: Shawn P. – Top Selling Scout for the Past Three Years

Shawn P. has been the top seller in the Denver Area Council for the past 3 years for the annual popcorn sale. Over the past three years Shawn has sold nearly $30,000 of popcorn, resulting in about $20,000 back to Scouting here in the Denver Area. Shawn started as Tiger Cub with Pack 848 in … More Key to Selling Popcorn: Shawn P. – Top Selling Scout for the Past Three Years

Cole Hancock – William T. Hornaday Award Recipient

Soaring to New Heights: How an Eagle Scout’s Vision Transformed His Life and Community  The Littleton community is blessed to have Eagle Scout, Cole Hancock, in their midst. From some people’s perspective, he may appear to be an average young man preparing for high school graduation. But for those that know Cole, the word average … More Cole Hancock – William T. Hornaday Award Recipient

Peaceful Valley Scout Ranch St. Joes Regional Shower House

COMING SOON! St. Joes Regional Shower House UNDER CONSTRUCTION! OPENING: SUMMER 2017 (for camping season) Construction has started on the St. Joes Regional Shower House at Camp Dobbins at  the Peaceful Valley Scout Ranch in Elbert, CO.  The 3,000 square foot wood framed, metal cladded facility will be accessible to adult leaders and camp staff, providing … More Peaceful Valley Scout Ranch St. Joes Regional Shower House

Meet: Michael Fifhause, Director of Development, Boy Scouts of America, Denver Area Council

Michael Fifhause became the new Director of Development on April 1, 2017 for the Boy Scouts of America, Denver Area Council.  Mike is an Eagle Scout and recently served as the Director of Field Services and Chief Operating Officer in the Aloha Council in Honolulu for the past three years.  Previously he served in the William … More Meet: Michael Fifhause, Director of Development, Boy Scouts of America, Denver Area Council

Meet: Robert Nakagawa, Deputy Scout Executive, Boy Scouts of America, Denver Area Council

Robert Nakagawa started as the new Deputy Scout Executive on April 1, 2017 for the Boy Scouts of America, Denver Area Council.  Robert is an Eagle Scout with an extensive Scouting career.  He recently served as the Scout Executive for the Maui County Council in Wailuku, Hawaii. In his seven years as Scout Executive, Robert worked … More Meet: Robert Nakagawa, Deputy Scout Executive, Boy Scouts of America, Denver Area Council

LeAP Builds Character and Honor at the University of Denver’s Lincoln Park Bridge Project

The Denver Area Council (DAC) Leadership Assistance Program (LeAP) was launched in 2012, bringing the Boy Scout program to youth in the Denver metro area who are affected by economic and social issues. Participating communities include Denver, Westminster, Thornton, Lakewood, Arvada, Wheat Ridge, Sheridan, Idaho Springs, Commerce City, and Aurora. Today LeAP partners with 98 … More LeAP Builds Character and Honor at the University of Denver’s Lincoln Park Bridge Project