On Monday, June 17, 2019, the Denver Area Council (DAC) celebrated the expansion and upgrade of the Scout Center – Dining Hall at Peaceful Valley Scout Ranch in Elbert, Colorado, with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The ceremony marked the successful completion of Phase I of the Growing Future Leaders capital campaign. The first phase of … More Growing Future Leaders Building Today. Prepared for Tomorrow.
On May 1, 2019, the Denver Area Council (DAC) expanded the communities it serves to include 14 additional counties in western Colorado. The change will allow youth in these communities to continue their Scouting journey with additional programs, financial support, and access to dedicated volunteers and staff who help make Scouting possible. Since 1913, The … More Expanding our Community Impact – The Denver Area Council Welcomes Western Colorado Counties
Objective Obtain required capital funding for near-term facility needs at Peaceful Valley Scout Ranch, Hamilton Scout Headquarters and Colorado Adventure Point totaling $11.2 million Secure Endowment commitments to support present and future maintenance of all Denver Area Council Camps and Facilities totaling $7 million Impact of the Project Provide the Denver Area Council with a … More Growing Future Leaders – Building Today. Prepared for Tomorrow Capital Campaign
Alan Magnuson – Eagle Scout Class of 1970 Alan began his Scouting adventures when he joined Pack 86 in Fort Collins, Colorado. Scouting was a family activity as his mother and father served as adult leaders. Alan earned the rank of Eagle as a member of Troop 91 in December of 1970. His Eagle Scout … More Denver Area Council – 2017 Outstanding Eagle Scout Awards
Drew Carlson is an Eagle Scout from Troop 835, chartered to VFW Post 9565 in Broomfield. His path in Scouting started the way many do, Drew was invited to a “Join Night” when he was in second grade. He attended with his father, Dave, and it wasn’t until the car ride home where Drew made … More Scout Testimonial – Drew Carlson, Boy Scout Troop 835, VFW Post 9565
Peter H. Coors is Chairman and Chief Customer Relations Officer of Molson Coors Brewing Company. He is a graduate of Cornell University (engineering) and Denver University (business). Pete has spent his entire career in the beer business. He serves on the Board of Directors of American Enterprise Institute. He is president of the Adolph Coors … More 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award – Peter H. Coors
Local Philanthropist Honored Lakewood, Colorado – On July 13, 2018, the Denver Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America, in an early-afternoon ceremony, officially renamed Colorado Adventure Point in Lakewood to Donald E. Scott Colorado Adventure Point. Mr. Scott, known as one of America’s top trial attorneys and a founding partner of Bartlit Beck … More Denver Area Resource Renamed