Why do it

One Hundred Scouts

Of any 100 children who become Scouts, it is highly probable that 30 will drop out in their first year. Perhaps this may be regarded as failure but, in later life, all of these will remember that they had been Scouts and will speak well of what they did. Of that 100, only rarely will…

Going for Growth

Key People

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Games to Play

Zig Zag Relay

Equipment Needed: 1 large (sponge) ball per team How to Play Divide players into 2 teams with even numbers on each team The team then forms two lines with players facing towards each other The ball is passed between the two lines zig-zag fashion until it reaches the last player on the right had side….

Going for Growth

Too Many Volunteers?

Hang on, this is a post in the recruitment topic. How can he write “Too many volunteers?” Simple. Each and every volunteer you recruit needs to feel cherished and useful. I have seen (on too many occasions) a line of volunteers along the side of a hall with nothing today and looking fed up. How…