Other Ways You Can Help

  • Host a yard sale - Get rid of the clutter in your house or garage and donate the proceeds to Narragansett Council
  • Send an email to your family, friends and colleagues with information about the work the Council does to support youth. Ask them to make a donation.
  • Dress Down - Does your workplace hold Dress Down days? Ask that the proceeds be donated to the Narragansett Council. On a specified Friday, anyone who donates to the Council gets to dress down for the day.
  • Hang a sign at your workplace, local library, school, health club or church asking kids to join scouting. We have several different designs of flyers and posters available free of charge - just call or email the Council Office
  • Host a tournament - basketball, softball, bowling, spinning, etc. Donate the entry fees to the Narragansett Council
  • Challenge Yourself commit to your family and friends you will complete a 5K road race, lose weight, bike to work, etc. Ask them to donate to the Narragansett Council if you reach your goal.
  • Host a Party - have some friends over and talk about what a positive influence Scouting has had on you and your family. Provide refreshments and ask your guests to each donate to Narragansett Council.
  • Bake some cookies - everyone loves bake sales! Host one in your community and donate the proceeds to the Narragansett Council.
  • Designate your gift - Does your workplace participate in giving through the United Way? If so, ask that your gift be designated to the Narragansett Council.
  • Sell Popcorn - Our annual Popcorn Sale provides important funds to the local units and the Council - so they may continue to provide excellent programs. Over 70% of the funds raised stays local.
  • Share your Story - post your Scouting pictures on your Facebook page. Make your Scouting activities your status update on Facebook. Send a letter to the editor about your positive experiences with Scouting. Offer to give a talk at your church or service club. Share with us your efforts!


Narragansett Council - Boy Scouts of America

PO Box 14777, 10 Risho Avenue, East Providence, RI 02914

401.351.8700  info@narragansettbsa.org