Unit Workshops

The Cradle of Liberty Council is offering “Be Prepared” workshops in August 2020 to help support your unit in getting up and running for the upcoming program year. We’ll review program planning and budgeting steps, as well as resources to assist your unit in providing and funding a top-notch Scouting program.



  • Developing Unit Meeting, Program and Budget Plans
  • Review Fundraising Support and Recruitment Initiatives
  • Where to Find Tools and Resources


Additionally, the program-specific webinars on August 22 and 29 will include panelists from units that have successfully delivered virtual and in-person/virtual hybrid programming during the pandemic.

General Session (8/18/20)

Pack Specific (8/22/20)

Troop/Crew/Ship Specific (8/29/20)


Review the steps to create a fun, engaging and affordable year-round program, making the most of your valuable volunteer time and all Scouting has to offer!

Here’s what will be covered:

  • Identifying who’s involved in the process
  • Setting goals and a timeline
  • Available resources and ideas for activities
  • Developing a calendar
  • Building a budget
  • Fundraising opportunities to support the plan
[button size=”small” icon=”fa-download” target=”_self” hover_type=”default” text=”Unit Budget Worksheet (Excel)” link=”https://www.adventureforlife.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Updated-Unit-budget-worksheet.xls”]
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