Serving youth through community organizations in Pembina, Walsh, Grand Forks, Traill, Nelson, Ramsey, Towner & Cavalier counties in Northeast North Dakota and now serving youth in Polk, Marshall, Red Lake, Pennington, Kittson, and Roseau Counties of Northwestern Minnesota
District 8 Leadership
|District Chairman||Mark Nelson||(218) 779-3329|
|District Commissioner||Thomas Henderson||(701) 775-6741|
|Asst. District Commissioner East||Cameron Carlson||(218) 686-9174|
|Asst. District Commissioner West||Steve Shark||(701) 866-2121|
|District Director||Thomas Huether||(406) 780-0690 cell|
|District Executive||Lane Schirado||(701) 552-0379 cell|
|Director of Field Service||Darin Steindl||(218) 979-4653 cell|
Grand Forks Service Center
Northern Lights Council
Boy Scouts of America
1701 Cherry Street
Grand Forks, ND 58201
Please contact Thomas Huether or Lane Schirdao to schedule an appointment.
New District Executive
It is my pleasure to announce that Lane Schirado has been selected as the District Executive for Lake Agassiz district, effective October 1, 2019.
Lane’s primary responsibility will be fulfilling the mission of Scouting through volunteer engagement, membership recruitment, community and family fundraising, new unit sales, fiscal management of activity budgets and program support in the central portion of the district.
Lane is a graduate of University of North Dakota, majoring in Industrial Technology. He is an Eagle Scout from Moorhead, MN, has worked on Camp Staff as Aquatics Director and enjoys hockey.
Please join me in congratulating Lane as he works with Thomas Huether, and the Lake Agassiz district volunteers to grow the Scouting programs across the area.
Please bare with us as we work to restructure the duties that will be assigned to Lane upon his start date. We are looking to trying something new.
Next Roundtable - October 10, 2019
6:00 PM - Direct Contact Leader Training
6:45 PM - Registration and Icebreaker
7:07 PM - General Opening and Welcome
7:15 PM - Announcements
7:20 PM - Fire Side Chat, Concerns, Questions, How To’s (Open Format)
7:50 PM - Commissioner Minute: Tom Henderson, District Commissioner
7:51 PM - Closing
|2019 Membership Growth Incentive|
Our goal, as always, is to increase the number of young men and young women that we serve through our life-changing program. We do transform our communities and have a powerful positive impact on the future!
To encourage unit leadership to pursue membership growth in all packs and troops this fall we are offering the following incentive:
For more details and to determine your membership goal speak with your District Executive.
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