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Community Champion Award

For Squirrels, Beavers and Cubs


Do your 4-10.5 year olds help in your local Community? Well Kent Scouts now has a badge to help show how amazing they are if they do... check out the Kent Scouts Community Champion Awards.

What is The Community Champion Award?

To become a Community Champion they need to get involved in the local community, ideas for this could include:

  • Helping at a community event
  • Fundraising for your group or district
  • Take part in a community impact event
  • Anything else agreed with they county support team

Examples;

  • Help at a coffee morning
  • Help at a local fundraiser
  • Go on a litter pick or beach clean
  • Planting trees
  • Supporting a WSJ participants fundraising


What are the different Award Levels

They can gain the following levels of the Kent Scouts Community Champion Award, which are based upon the number of hours they complete:

  • 15 hours
  • 30 hours
  • 50 hours
  • 75 hours
  • 100 hours
  • 125 hours
  • 150 hours

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What are the next steps?

  1. What are you waiting for, speak to your leaders or your parents and plan out what you can do to become a Community Champion!
  2. Remember each project/activity will need to be authorised by your section leader (we don’t want you doing anything dangerous)
  3. Once you have completed the number of hours you gain an award. Send your log sheet to the county office (or get your section leader to do so on your behalf) so we can arrange for you to receive your Badge and Certificate.
  4. Continue to log your hours up to the next level.
  5. If you have any questions please do contact us.


Badges for this award are worn at the bottom of the right sleeve of the uniform.

Any queries or questions about the award please contact Melvin Wilson


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Youth sections

Squirrels
4-5 years

Beavers
6-8 years

Cubs
8-10½ years

Scouts
10½-14 years

Explorers
14-18 years

Network
18-25 years

Coming up

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24th May 2024, 18:30 -
27th May 2024, 21:00

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25th May 2024, 10:00

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1st June 2024, 9:00

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1st June 2024, 9:30

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Contact us

Kent County Scout Council
Kent Scouts Activity Centre
Lower Grange Farm
Grange Lane
Sandling
Maidstone, Kent
ME14 3DA

Telephone: 01622 397070
9am - 5pm Monday to Friday

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