Popcorn Resources

Important Updates Regarding Popcorn Sales & COVID-19:

With online sales, your unit can sell online popcorn year round!

Show and Sells begin on September 26th.

Suggested Unit Popcorn Orders

 Popcorn Manual

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Important Popcorn Dates

Each Unit should have a Popcorn Kernel.

Sept. 4        Unit Popcorn Orders due

Sept. 26      Product Sales Begin – Unit Popcorn Order Pick-up at District Location

Oct. 10        2nd Popcorn Order due

Oct. 31        Pick up 2nd popcorn order

Nov. 15       Unit Show and Sell Final Returns & Take Orders due

Dec. 5         Unit Take-Order Product Pick-up at District Location

Dec. 11       Show and Sell Payments Due

Dec. 18       Final Popcorn Payments Due to Council Offices by 5 PM

Resources

  • Scouts learn life lessons by “earning their own way.”

  • Product sales revenue supports the unit program.

  • Provides funds for activities and advancement, lowers the cost of camps, district activities, and prices at the Scout shop.

  • Increase your unit and council income – up to 35% stays with the local unit.

  • Scouts use the funds for various Scouting programs, fees and activities.

  • There are loads of incentives to motivate Scouts.

  • Put up door hangers in your neighborhood with your photo and Trails-End website listed for online orders. 

  • Promote your website on social media

  • Make calls to your friends and relatives

  • Send emails or make calls to businesses to purchase for their break room or gifts  

  • Nearly 73% of all dollars collected during the sale support local Scouting.

  • Units earn up to a 35% commission on Trails End products they sell.

  • The popcorn sale is a way for a Scout to support his or her way through the various activities during the year.

 

Questions about Popcorn?

Contact Kim DeBroux

(541) 727-6667

kimberly.debroux@scouting.org

 

Share ideas and challenges on the

Council Popcorn Facebook Page