Troop 1000 Garage Sale on April 24-25

The garage sale is one of our biggest fundraisers. To be successful, everyone must help including parents/family. If you have a conflict and are unable to make it during your scheduled time, please participate at a time that works for you and let your Patrol Leader know ASAP. Helping with the early Saturday morning setup or afternoon cleanup is also appreciated.

Here is info about the working session, schedule and responsibilities for each shift and the garage sale flyer to share and promote the garage sale.

Friday Night, April 24
6:00 pm – 10:00 pm: Panthers

Saturday, April 25
6:00 am – 9:00 am: Silver Foxes
7:45 am – 11:00 am: Bald Eagles
10:45 am – 2:00 pm: Chiefs
1:30 pm – 4:00 pm: Ravens and Hornets

Family Campout

One Grand Families are invited to join their Scouts for this year’s annual Family Campout at Collin County Adventure Camp! Please join the Troop on Saturday afternoon, May 16 to participate in Pioneering and camp activities, such as zip line, Monkey Bridge, archery, canoeing and climbing wall.

You can spend the night or just come for May’s Court of Honor on Saturday evening. Come on out to celebrate our Scouts’ achievements. More information is coming soon! Save the date!

Wilderness and Remote First Aid

The next American Red Cross Wilderness and Remote First Aid (WRFA) program is coming May 2 - 3, 2015 at Collin County Adventure Camp. Here's the WRFA Registration Information [pdf].

New Medical Forms!

Medical Forms

There is a new 2015 Medical Form available here. Everyone needs to have a current, signed form for 2015 turned into our Medical Forms Coordinator, Sharon Luker at


Permission slip for the April 10 - 12 Camporee coming soon!

Clothes Closet

T1000 Clothes Closet is open every month on Money Monday to sell new items, as well as accept and distribute gently used Scout uniforms and equipment. Here's the list of new items for sale [pdf].

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Tom Thumb Reward Card - 2075

Do you shop at Tom Thumb? Did you know that Troop 1000 is signed up with Tom Thumb's Good Neighbor Program? You can have up to 3 charities linked to your reward card. And sign up is easy! Just go to your local Tom Thumb store, and have the Customer Service department add our Troop Good Neighbor Number to your account. Our number is: 2075. The Troop will start earning a percentage of what you buy automatically. Start raising money as you shop for us today!