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Venturing Awards and Recognition

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Venturing Advancement Awards:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Venturing's new award system consists of the Venturing, Discovery, Pathfinder, and Summit Awards. Each award is centered around the "ALPS" model of adventure, leadership, personal growth, and service. For a full list of advancement award requirements, click here.

 

Venturing Achievement Awards

A variety of awards are available to Venturers who accomplish specific achievements. For example, these include the Venturing Ranger Award, the Quest Awards, the TRUST Award. For a complete list of Venturing Achievement Awards and requirements, click here.

 

Venturing Adult Leadership Award

This is an award for adults who, at a unit level, show outstanding leadership and dedication to the venturing program. They are the mentors and the guides to those in their crews, and encompass the values that the Venturing program attempts to instill in its youth participants. Nominations may be made only by youth venturing members.

The recognition items include a certificate and a medallion suspended from a green and white ribbon.  

Applications can be found on the Venturing Resources Page, click here

 

Venturing Leadership Award

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Venturing Leadership Award (VLA) is a national level award presented by councils, areas, regions, and national, to Venturing youth and adults who have made exceptional contributions to Venturing and who exemplify the Venturing Code and Venturing Oath.  

A council may award a VLAs depending on the number of Venturing Crews in the Council.  Venturing youth will represent at least 50% of the VLAs awarded by the Golden Empire Council's VOA each year.

The recognition items include a certificate, medallion suspended from a blue and white ribbon, and a knot to be worn on the field uniform.    

Nominations may be made for youth and adults by youth and adults.

Applications can be found on the Venturing Resources page, click here.

 

Previous Recipients of the Council Venturing Leadership Award

2017 Coming in May 2017
2016 Meagan Donaldson
Ale Ruiz
Alex Wilder
Dylan WIlder
Mark Wong
2015 Jahna Carlson
Nick Rogues
2014 Jason Lee
2013 Christian Alvarado
Chris Krogen
Viviane Yee
2012 Erik Carlson
Dakota Fitzsimmons
2011 Amanda Clark
Gabriela Budilo-Wilson
Zachary Boyle
John Falk
Scott Parsons
Anne Pohle
Nicole Simone
2010 Sam Falk
Claire Pohle
Rachel Raffalli
Kevin Tharratt
Robert Woodward
Lowell Fletcher
Allan (Sky) Pohle
Bob Shumate
Paul Bradley
Ricci Dula
2009 Bill Woodward
2005 Doug Trent
Greg Trent
Micholas Simone
Christopher Soncrant
Richard Zipp
2003 Joshua Harrison
Aaron Phipps
Michael Brandt
John Feroud Sr.
Regina Harrison
2002 James Ketcham
Kyle Locvich
John Schmeltz Jr.
Melony Blaz
Janis Dmytriw
John Schmeltz Sr.
Bill Soncrant
Dave Waybright
2000 Marion Rice

Please email gecvoa.vpadm1n@gmail.com if you are a recipient and do not see your name.

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