The Pennsylvania Dutch Council relies on the support of many generous donors and sponsors throughout the year.  Below are some of the ways you can support the 5,200 youth involved in Scouting through out Lancaster and Lebanon Counties.  Included on this page are links to our annual fundraising projects.

If you would like specific information on how you can support a specific project please contact Duane Crouse, Development Director at 717-553-4207 or duane.crouse@scouting.org .

 Donate Now!

Friends Of Scouting

The Pennsylvania Dutch Council relies on the support of many generous individuals and businesses throughout Lancaster and Lebanon counties. Friends of Scouting (our annual giving program) comprises 12% of the annual budget needed to support our 5,200 youth and 2,400 volunteers. If you would like to support Scouting in the Pennsylvania Dutch Council follow the donate now link below; it costs $191 per year to support one youth in our Scouting programs. Thank you for your support.  Learn more about Friends of Scouting here: Friends of Scouting

Support one Scout for a year, $191.00 donation and receive the 2017 Friends of Scouting Patch.

Special Events

The Pennsylvania Dutch Council has three special events that help support Scouting in Lancaster and Lebanon Counties; the Distinguished Citizen Award Dinner,  the Annual Boy Scout Golf Classic, and our newest event, the Boy Scout Sporting Clays Classic. These three events provide almost 6% of the funding for our annual budget.  Learn more about our Special Events here: Special Events

If you would like more information on sponsorship oppourtunities or attending any of the events please contact Duane Crouse at 717-553-4207 or duane.crouse@scouting.org

Donate a Vehicle to Support Scouting

Vehicles donated to One Car One Difference™ help the Pennsylvania Dutch Council, BSA. We auction your unwanted vehicles and the proceeds support Scouting.  Click the logo below to learn more.

  

Planned Giving & Endowment

Sometimes our charitable giving can go beyond us to the next generation.  If you would like to learn more how placing Scouting in your will or your estate plan can impact the lives of youth for many generations please contact Duane at duane.crouse@scouting.org or 717-553-4207.  Learn more at Planned Giving.

 PA Dutch Council Annual Reports:

 

2011 Annual Report

2012 Annual Report

2013 Annual Report

2014 Annual Report

2016 Report to Community